Diana Nyad is a long distance swimmer. At the age of 64, after five attempts, she became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida (180 km). She's twice my age and just look at her energy and enthusiasm! I'm humbled and reassured at the same time.
Organic cultivation: learning from the Enabavi example
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India conducts dry run of hydrogen fuel cell bus - The Times of India
Test run of India's first hydrogen-powered bus was held at the Liquid Propulsion System Centre of Indian Space Research Organisation at Mahe
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During my trip to Korea in March 2013, I was invited to a private audience with the Venerable Pomnyun Sunim, whom I was told is the most fam
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"We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men." -Herman Melville We spend so much time tryi
The Hindu : Life & Style / Metroplus : From tickets to the Thirukkural
The first thing he does on waking up each morning is reach for the Thirukkural. He studies a couplet and dwells on its meaning. When he leav
The Hindu : Life & Style / Metroplus : Making A Difference: The man ...
Frail and bent with age at 82, M. Natarajan displays amazing strength when he lifts his three kilo peacock feather fan and waves it at the s