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Adithya V has 96 articles published.

How Rahul Narayan Aimed For The Stars And Landed On The Moon

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Rahul Narayan

TeamIndus is India’s only team competing in the Google Lunar XPRIZE (GLXP); a global competition which required privately funded teams to build and land a spacecraft on the Moon. Rahul Narayan, the founder of TeamIndus, signed up for the GLXP in 2010. Having no experience in aerospace before they started off, the team was a…

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Veena Ashiya Chindlur’s attempt to bridge the gap between design, comfort and affordability

in Entrepreneur by
Veena Ashiya Chindlur

Comfortable heels are almost oxymoronic words in today’s world of fashion. However, the determination of the young entrepreneur, Veena Ashiya Chindlur, has created a mouse trap for women looking for comfortable heels. Monrow is a company that revolves around the basic concept of making heels more comfortable and making women’s shoes more functional, rather than…

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How Aakriti Joanna Is Promoting A Healthier Life Through Online Counseling

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    Aakriti Joanna
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    Aakriti Joanna

Maple Jar is a three member team of professional counselors who provide online counseling. Apart from being an online counseling platform, the company also promotes the importance of mental health by encouraging their clients to take small action steps on a daily basis to help create a lasting change in their lives. Aakriti Joanna, the…

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How Letting Go Of A Desk Job Can Bring You Peace And Happiness

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    Ryan Dalton
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    Ryan Dalton
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    Ryan Dalton
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    Ryan Dalton
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    Ryan Dalton
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    Ryan Dalton
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    Ryan Dalton

Ryan Dalton was never interested in classroom knowledge and always wanted to get out of class. Naturally, his parents were concerned and worried about his future. And when questioned about what he’s going to do with his life, he got into animation and did a three year course in designing. During his journey as a…

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Why Did An Award Winning Start-Up Refuse Investments From Reputed Angel Investors?

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    Arjun Santhosh Kumar
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    Arjun Santhosh Kumar
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    Arjun Santhosh Kumar
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    Arjun Santhosh Kumar
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    Arjun Santhosh Kumar
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    Arjun Santhosh Kumar
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    Arjun Santhosh Kumar
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    Arjun Santhosh Kumar
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    Arjun Santhosh Kumar

Even as a young boy, Arjun Santhosh Kumar was passionate about technology and design. He was always aspirant of becoming an innovator, wanting to help make life easier for people. The passionate innovator had already invented a few products before even establishing his award winning company, ‘LateraLogics’. The company has won several awards like the…

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The Story Of How India’s Largest Peer Lending Platform Came Into Existence

in Entrepreneur by
Rajat Gandhi

Having close to 17 years of experience in helping build Internet-based business platforms for Indiatimes, Timesjobs.com, Magicbricks.com, and SimplyMarry.com, it was almost inevitable for Rajat Gandhi to form his own innovative online business portal, Faircent.  Faircent is a peer to peer lending (or P2P lending) platform that essentially provides a virtual marketplace where borrowers and lenders…

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Is The NBA Within Reach For The Chandigarh Based Basketball Player, Amjyot Singh?

in Sports by
Amjyot Singh

Devastated after a back injury that forbad him to play Cricket, Amjyot Singh switched to playing Basketball. He eventually loved the game of Basketball and has never looked back to cricket ever since. In 2008, at the age of 16, is when the athlete first played for India. He started to play in other countries…

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How Aditya Ashok Flipped The Script On The Hand He’s Been Dealt With

in Entertainment by
Aditya Ashok

Music was always the path to take for Aditya Ashok. Fascinated with music since childhood, he always wanted to be in a band since he was eight years old. And, unlike many, reality didn’t push him towards mainstream careers, but instead, the passion and desire for music grew larger to the extent that nothing else…

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How Zishaan Left Trails Of Successes To Help Other Individuals Do The Same

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    Zishaan Hayath
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    Zishaan Hayath
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    Zishaan Hayath

Zishaan Hayath and Hemanth Goteti, the founders of ‘Toppr’ is a boon for students that are studying for their boards, Olympiads, and various engineering and medical competitive exams. The entrepreneur has enabled the students to comprehensively study and perform the best for these exams. By organizing learning through four modules, namely: video lectures, practice questions,…

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The Story Of How A Unique Style Of Music Came About

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    Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj
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    Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj
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    Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj
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    Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj

In November, 2008, a common friend introduced Sukhmani Malik and Hari Singh Jaaj to each other. Just two weeks after the duo met each other is when they performed for the first time. Hari and Sukhmani have been creating fresh and diverse music ever since. By fusing traditional Punjabi folk music with ambient electronica, they have…

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How A Random Video On Facebook Changed The Life Of Sharvi Yadav

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    Sharvi Yadav
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    Sharvi Yadav

Back in school, was when Sharvi Yadav performed for the first time on stage. The first ever song she had performed was “Because of you”, by Kelly Clarkson. At that point in her life, Sharvi didn’t even know if she had it in her to be a musician, to please music listeners worldwide. However, her…

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Growing Out Of His Father’s Shadow To Becoming A Giant In His Own Terms

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    Ruman Baig
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    Ruman Baig
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    Ruman Baig

The social entrepreneur, Ruman Baig, who, despite having a father in the popular realms of politics, remained true to his nature and simply served people in need because he wanted a change. Being exposed to social activity early on in life, the need to serve people was embedded in Ruman Baig. It was a family…

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Find Out How This Artistic Entrepreneur Is Reviving Modern Art

in Entrepreneur by
Aditya Mehta

Art&Found is a curated platform that helps art lovers discover beautiful art.  Aditya Mehta, the founder, says that he works with Indian artists from around the world and caters to young buyers aged between 22 and 44. Aditya believes that art is the purest form of expression for the social, cultural and political landscapes of…

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The Story Of The Internationally Acclaimed Indian Musician – Manan

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    Manan
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    Manan
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    Manan

A musician with the accolades to back up his talent, Manan has won many hearts during his journey towards living his dream. Be it winning the acoustic guitar category in the Six String Theory International Competition, or performing at the Zihuatanejo International Festival in Mexico, he has proved, over and over again, that he is…

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Overcoming The Steep Learning Curve Of Providing Quality Education To Rural India

in Entrepreneur by
Parinita Gohil, Harshal Gohil, and Vandan Kamdar

After noticing the existing challenges faced by India’s rural education sector, Parinita Gohil, Harshal Gohil, and Vandan Kamdar, the founders of “Learning Delight”, wanted to improve and revolutionize the education system. The company was founded in 2010, while the entrepreneurs were still pursuing their MBA. The primary intention was to provide quality digital learning tools to…

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The Adversities In Her Life Resurrected Her Passion Of Being An Artist

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    Yasodhara Pathanjali
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    Yasodhara Pathanjali

Yasodhara Pathanjali has been inclined towards painting since she could remember. It’s surprising to her that she had a better sense of who she really was at the age of five than she did in her 20s, when she wasn’t still a fully fledged artist. Moving from the sidelines to the field of painting came…

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Leaving A Beneficial Footprint On Society Is What Real Success Is

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    Richa Singh
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    Richa Singh
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    Richa Singh
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    Richa Singh

While at IIT, Guwahati, Richa Singh’s hostel-mate committed suicide because she foresaw bad placements when it came to getting a job. Richa and other students had no idea that the deceased had been going through this trauma beforehand. And, even though there were counselors and psychologists in the campus, she didn’t seek any help. Richa…

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One Opportunity Is All Robyn Needed To Flourish In The Music Industry

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    Robyn Adele Anderson
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    Robyn Adele Anderson

Making up her mind to not pursue music as a career in high school, Robyn Adele Anderson had no idea that she was destined to be the sensation that she is today. After meeting Scott Bradlee, the creator of the YouTube channel ‘Postmodern Jukebox’, Robyn was provided with the opportunity to feature in his channel.…

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