T. Raja An errant child, T Raja, found himself living on the streets of Chennai. His parents had given up on him and he was given to stealing and substance abuse. By the time he was 15, Raja was behind bars. But the two months in jail changed him. Once out he started … More Real Heroes from India!
Leh, Mar 29 (ANI): A group of disabled people in Ladakh displayed their creative talents by turning waste material into useful products of daily use. More then 200 disabled people are involved in turning waste into craft, thanks to the initiative of People’s Action Group for Inclusion and Rights (PAGIR), a voluntary organisation. “We were … More Specially-abled in Ladakh turn waste into wealth
Dave has experienced a truly extraordinary life. As a child, he endured the horrors of child abuse, which included physical torture, mental cruelty, and near starvation. Upon Dave’s rescue, he was identified as one of the most severely abused children in California’s history. At age 12, Dave’s teachers risked their careers to notify the authorities … More The Self-Made Man Behind the Marvel -Dave Pelzer
When senior math major Lynn Pham found out she was pregnant, she was shocked. Only 20 years old and single, Lynn hadn’t planned on having a baby any time soon! “I was afraid to tell my parents,” Lynn confessed. “In my Chinese and Vietnamese culture, it’s considered dishonorable to the family if you get pregnant … More A TOUCHING STORY OF TRIUMPH of Lynn Pham!
In a span of 81 days in 1978, Henry Rono broke four world records, committing the most ferocious assault on the track-and-field record books by a middle-distance runner in the history of the sport. This is what Henry Rono is known for. However, it is not who Henry Rono is. Henry Rono was born a … More Henry Rono – A Story of Triumph
Hooked to drugs at 13, she clawed her way back from oblivion and addiction into the mainstream of society to emerge as a popular singer in Bangladesh. Founder of Bangla, a fusion music band, Anusheh Anadil from Dhaka was on Wednesday conferred with the first Meeto Memorial Award, constituted to honour young South Asians who … More Drug addict to pop singer: Bangla girl honoured
When thinking of the “new breed” of celebrity – from the Kardashians to Paris Hilton to the stars of “The Hills” – fame seems to depend on the fact that they’re already fabulously wealthy. Well, despite these new trends, some of the most famous and wealthy people did not come from rich families – many … More From Poverty to Power: Celebrities Who Started With Nothing!