India Positive

  • India Positive: Stories of courage, creativity and compassion August 31, 2013

    A music scholar from Bangalore is attempting to create a national sound archive of the country. The voice of Gauhar Jaan, the prima donna of India's classical music and the first musician to record commercially for the Gramophone company back in 1902 in Calcutta, was nearly lost, until Vikram Sampath...
  • India Positive: Stories of art, care and sacrifices August 24, 2013

    An International Taekwondo trainer left his lavish lifestyle to serve the poor and the needy and is providing shelter to those with disabilities who have been abandoned by their families. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of good work and pride August 10, 2013

    At a time when more than 3,000 patients die every year for want of organ donors, a family in Delhi has saved 35 lives by pledging its son's organs. The Junejas who lost their only son Anmol in an accident, have saved 35 lives so far by harvesting their son's...
  • India Positive: Stories of dedication and hard work August 4, 2013

    In the age of homework, friends and games, two students of class VII have different priority. Shourya Chambial and Gaurav Pati, aged 12, discovered asteroid and made a mark internationally. ...
  • India Positive: Born in a red light area, a girl bags scholarship at a US college August 3, 2013

    From a red light area to bagging a scolarship at a prestigious college in the US - Shweta Katti's tale is that of extraodrianry courage, grit and a bundle of positivity. Ridiculed and teased for her roots, Katti never faltered. That explains why she made it to the 'Newsweek'. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and good work July 27, 2013

    While there are acid attack survivors who are struggling to come to terms with the life after the ghastly incident, there are others who have braced up themselves to get together and fight for their rights and stop the rising incidents of acid attacks. Chhaon is one such initiative which...
  • India Positive: Doctors perform rare heart surgery on 3-month-old in Bangalore July 13, 2013

    Doctors at MS Ramaiah Narayana Hrudayalaya Heart Centre in Bangalore perform a one-of-a-kind heart surgery on a three-month old child. Doctors claim this surgery is the first in India and only the fifth in the world. ...
  • India Positive: Citizens become agents of change June 15, 2013

    Sometimes, it takes one person to stand up to tradition and bring change when the community refuses. An IIT professor just doing the same and acting as an agent of change by bringing tradition and modernity closer. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and good work June 9, 2013

    In this episode of India Positive, we bring you the stories of school children, who made world record by scaling Mount Everest. Also story from Punjab - a teachers efforts to steer students away from a life of drugs and stories from across the country. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage, creativity and compassion June 2, 2013

    Watch the show for positive stories from across the country. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of determination, courage and unending optimism May 25, 2013

    Watch India Positive for the good stories from around the country. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and compassion April 13, 2013

    Watch India Positive for the good stories from across the country. ...
  • Performing in traditional attire, all-girl band from Nagaland spread awareness of their culture April 5, 2013

    They might seem like any other girl band but when it's showtime the Tetseo Sisters bring folk from the hills of Nagaland all the way to the stage. The siblings have been performing in India and overseas for more than a decade now. They are not just folk singers but...
  • India Positive: Stories of hope, courage, positivity March 2, 2013

    On this episode of India Positive, CNN-IBN brings you stories of people who are an inspiration to the society. Amit Chaudhuri, an author, has taken it upon himself to preserve the rich cultural heritage of the 'city of joy' Kolkata. The city of joy and teeming millions has been Amit Chaudhuri's...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage, creativity and compassion February 23, 2013

    Watch the show for positive stories from across the country. ...
  • India Positive: Showcasing the good stories February 16, 2013

    Watch the show for stories of immense courage, determination and goodwill from across the country. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of hope, courage and positivity February 9, 2013

    On this episode we bring you a story of a man who fought against all odds to become a doctor. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of innovations by the youth February 2, 2013

    This week on India Positive, watch how young students have created innovative devices to help the society in many ways. ...
  • FightBack app: India's first mobile application for women's safety February 1, 2013

    Developed by IT major Tech Mahindra, 'FightTBacK' was initially developed for inhouse use. The company made it publicly available from its website for free after the Delhi gangrape. ...
  • Punjab innovator sets record by constructing 10-storey building in 48 hours January 31, 2013

    In a country known for notoriously slow pace of construction, a diametrically opposite example has been set by a Punjab based construction innovator. Harpal Singh built a 10 storey building in 48 hours. A team of 100 workers burnt the midnight oil, toiling away. With no water or large piles...
  • India Positive: Stories of women's power, passion and dedication January 26, 2013

    This episode of India Positive highlights women's power. Stories of women who have risen up to the top and made a difference to the society through their passion and dedication. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and hope January 19, 2013

    Watch the real heroes of India fight for causes they believe in. ...
  • India Positive: Living against the odds January 12, 2013

    On this episode we bring you stories of inspiring individuals. ...
  • Watch: Outstanding individuals who won Infosys Prize 2012 January 5, 2013

    CNN-IBN brings you stories of outstanding individuals who have excelled in their fields of work and have been awarded the prestigious Infosys Prize for 2012 for their pioneering work in the fields of science, literature, economics, history and mathematics. ...
  • Best of India Positive 2012 December 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Be it an orphanage run by the dynamic Rajkumari, a eunuch, giving shelter to poor kids in Jharkhand or a group of daredevil bikers in Sikkim going around town providing amenities for the destitute and organising fundraising rock concerts, these heroes are trying to make India a better...
  • India Positive: Prayers for Delhi gangrape survivor December 23, 2012

    An emotional father appealed to the people to pray for his 23-year-old daughter, who is fighting for her life at a city hospital. ...
  • India Positive: Prayers for Delhi gangrape survivor December 23, 2012

    An emotional father appealed to the people to pray for his 23-year-old daughter, who is fighting for her life at a city hospital. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and hope December 15, 2012

    On this episode of India Positive, watch stories of people and organisations which are trying to bring a change in the society. ...
  • Parvinder Awana: Conquering against all odds December 10, 2012

    When the Indian cricket team was selected on Sunday, one man had particular reason to be pleased. Fast bowler Parvinder Awana has made a remarkable climb from the dusty bylanes of a UP village. ...
  • India Positive: Lighting up the path of Bhopal gas tragedy victims December 8, 2012

    NGO Swabhiman Kendriya has been working with the victims of the worst industrial tragedy in the world, making them self reliant. ...