Prayas

Against all odds: How Chhattisgarh government's 'Prayas' helped tribal student crack IIT-JEE

Where there is a will, there is a way - this inspiring proverb has yet again been proved right by Sunil Lakda, a tribal student from Chhattisgarh's Sarbuja village, who fought against all odds to achieve the feat of cracking the IITJEE exam courtesy the Chhattisgarh Government's 'Prayas Programme' - a special coaching initiative of the state's tribal welfare department.

Jun 19, 2016, 09:35 AM IST

Watch: How Prayas, a committee in Surat saves lives of injured birds

A committee in Surat is saving the lives of birds which get injured from kite flying. The committee is also making people and children aware of it.

Jan 15, 2016, 21:03 PM IST

1.10 lakh child labourers work on Gujarat's fields: NGO report

 Gujarat accounts for 55 per cent of the country's child labour working in cottonseed production and the total number of children working in such fields has reached 1.10 lakh, according to an NGO study report released here on Wednesday.

Sep 09, 2015, 23:28 PM IST

'Operation Smile' to trace missing children across Bihar from today

To unite 346 missing children with their parents, the Bihar Police will launch 'Operation Smile' across the state from Wednesday.

Jul 01, 2015, 08:32 AM IST