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  • Veer: 'Courage beyond compare', stories of extraordinary struggles 03-04-2014 05:39 PM

    The book tells the stories of the extraordinary struggles of some of India's highly accomplished para athletes. These athletes overcame unbelievable physical and mental challenges to become world beaters in their chosen sporting arena. ...
  • 'Veer' campaign: Grand finale 30-03-2014 03:00 PM

    Thumbs Up and Being Human Foundation, in association with CNN-IBN, launched the 'VEER' campaign on January 26 to empower the differently-abled. ...
  • Veer: Watch the highlights of the Grand Finale 29-03-2014 03:45 PM

    Thumbs Up and Being Human Foundation, in association with CNN-IBN, launched the 'VEER' campaign on January 26 to empower the differently-abled. Watch the Grand Finale of Veer this weekend on CNN-IBN. We're leaving you with the highlights. ...
  • 'Be Careful What You Wish For' leaves you craving for Archer's next book 18-03-2014 11:58 PM

    After a year long wait and pondering on various permutations and combinations about what will happen to the characters after finishing the third book (Best Kept Secret) in The Clifton Chronicles series, I laid my hands on 'Be Careful What You Wish For' as soon as it got released worldwide....
  • Facebook can create an epidemic of wellbeing 13-03-2014 12:27 PM

    You may be worried about airborne virus that can bring cold or flu but what about emotional contagion spreading fast via online social networks? According to a new research, Facebook feelings are contagious. Positive posts beget positive posts and negative posts beget negative ones - with the positive posts being...
  • Veer: The bravehearts and the stories of their dream run 09-03-2014 05:22 PM

    Aerated drink Thumbs Up has joined hands with its brand ambassador Salman's Being Human Foundation and CNN-IBN for the campaign, which has American India Foundation (AIF) as implementation partners. This week we bring you the stories of such bravehearts who have unleashed their potentials and achieve their dreams. ...
  • Veer: A campaign to make India disabled-friendly 01-03-2014 08:38 PM

    Aerated drink Thumbs Up has joined hands with its brand ambassador Salman's Being Human Foundation and CNN-IBN for the campaign, which has American India Foundation (AIF) as implementation partners. The initiative aims to reach out to PwDs with skill training and employment opportunities. It will also raise advocacy on issues...
  • Veer campaign: Behind the scenes 25-02-2014 09:12 AM

    The Veer campaign is getting a huge response from the masses. The fundraiser campaign is an attempt to help people with disability become employable. Thumbs Up, Being Human and The American India Foundation have joined hands with CNN-IBN for the campaign. Here's how AIF's Market Aligned Skills Training Program is...
  • Revealed! The first look of Katrina Kaif's sister Isabel in 'Dr. Cabbie' 19-02-2014 07:26 AM

    The makers of 'Dr. Cabbie' have revealed the first look of the film. The photo reveals actors Kunal Nayyar and Isabel Kaif in a dance sequence. To the uninitiated, the Canadian film has been produced by Salman Khan's 'Being Human' Foundation, and is being shot in Toronto. While Katrina Kaif's...
  • Veer: Training people with disability to help them find employment 30-01-2014 03:42 PM

    Veer is a campaign with an aim to raise funds to train people with disability with skills to help them find employment. Actor Salman Khan has also lent his support to the campaign. American India Foundation which is also a partner in the campaign, is going to play a critical...
  • The Veer campaign: Salman reaches out to his fans for a noble cause 28-01-2014 03:18 PM

    Salman Khan's Being Human Foundation, CNN-IBN and American India Foundation have come together for 'the Veer campaign' which aims to raise funds for people with some form of disability to get employed. The campaign was launched on January 26, 2014. ...
  • Veer: Fight for the rights of differently-abled people 26-01-2014 03:25 PM

    CNN IBN in association with American India Foundation and Being Human come together for a special campaign to fight for the rights of the differently-abled people. The show plans to bring the issue of disability into focus. ...
  • Veer: Salman Khan's 'Being Human' to launch a campaign for specially-abled 25-01-2014 11:19 AM

    New Delhi: Superstar Salman Khan's Being Human Foundation has joined hands with a news channel to launch Veer, a two-month-long media campaign showcasing case examples of Persons with Disabilities (PwD), who have succeeded in their endeavours on the strength of their self-belief. Aerated drink Thumbs Up has joined hands with...
  • Salman Khan's 'Being Human' donates for healthcare in Uttar Pradesh 10-01-2014 07:07 AM

    Mumbai: One of the highest paid actors of Hindi cinema, Salman Khan says his NGO Being Human has committed to fund 200 paediatric heart surgeries in Uttar Pradesh, and on behalf of the stars who performed at the Saifai Mahotsav, Rs 25 lakh have been donated to the Jawaharlal Nehru...
  • Aisle Be Damned will make you laugh out loud 23-12-2013 06:37 PM

    I have always believed that a person who travels a lot has always got tons of stories to tell and a person who has got strong observation skills and travels a lot can be good storyteller and Rishi Piparaiya proved me right there. I came across Aisle Be Damned by...
  • Bihar government pioneered 'toilets first' slogan: Nitish 20-11-2013 11:40 AM

    Patna: In an apparent reference to Narendra Modi's 'toilets first, temples later' remark, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said the Bihar government had pioneered the slogan in 2007. "Officials popularised the concept among the people, but some people are now talking about toilet first and temple later," he...
  • Rahul Roy returns to big screen with psychological thriller 18-11-2013 10:48 AM

    New Delhi: 'Aashiqui' fame actor Rahul Roy is reportedly returning to the silver screen with psychological thriller 'To Be Or Not To Be'. Harikrit Films is producing the movie, said a statement and added that Rahul, last seen in 'Ada... A Way of Life', will play the male lead in...
  • I am not good at asking for money: Salman Khan 07-10-2013 10:19 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Salman Khan, who runs a charitable organisation to help the underprivileged, says after achieving so much in life it is time to give back and he is certainly doing his bit. Salman launched the Being Human Foundation in 2009, which sells clothes, merchandises online and in stores in...
  • Suzuki, Salman Khan's Being Human launch special-edition Access scooter 05-10-2013 01:42 PM

    Suzuki Motorcycles and Salman Khan's Being Human Foundation have come together to launch a special-edition Access scooter. Salman is the brand ambassador of Suzuki, and now Suzuki dealerships will also retail his charity foundation Being Human's apparel and merchandise. Changes to the Suzuki Access special edition are purely aesthetic. They...
  • New study explains feel-good movie syndrome 23-09-2013 04:21 PM

    Ever wondered why a movie might leave you with a little spring in your step afterwards? Inspiring stories of people beating the odds could boost confidence in audiences, a new study has found. Despite the wealth of emotionally evocative content that the entertainment industry produces, relatively little scientific attention has...
  • 'KBC 7' begins today, Amitabh back with new rules 06-09-2013 10:45 AM

    Mumbai: Singer Sonu Nigam will be seen with megastar Amitabh Bachchan in the opening act of the seventh edition of game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC). Sonu, 40, will belt out some hit numbers while Big B will jive to its beats. "With the incomparable Sonu Nigam and the fluidity...
  • KBC 7: Follow new set of rules to win Rs 7 crore jackpot 30-08-2013 11:37 AM

    Mumbai: The popular game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', hosted by megastar Amitabh Bachchan, is back and this time it's bigger and better. The jackpot prize in the 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 2013' will be Rs 7 crore and participants will have to answer 15 questions to win the whopping prize money....
  • Salman Khan features in Shahid Kapoor's 'Phata Poster Nikla Hero' 27-07-2013 04:37 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor says his character in the forthcoming film 'Phata Poster Nikla Hero' is a fan of Bollywood star Salman Khan, who has also done a cameo in the movie. "There's a little scene in the film where Salman sir is there...Salman sir was kind enough to do...
  • Kunal Kapoor: Make India a cruelty-free cosmetics zone 11-07-2013 11:34 AM

    New Delhi: Bollywood actor Kunal Kapoor has used the dying telegram service to urge the government to ban the import and sale of cosmetics that are tested on animals. The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. (BSNL) has decided to discontinue the 160-year-old telegram service on July 15. Kunal did a good...
  • Salman promises 2,500 water tanks to drought-hit Maharashtra districts 13-05-2013 10:09 AM

    Mumbai: Whoever said that celebrities don't care about what's going on in the real world, Salman Khan will make them rethink that. He has promised to donate 2,500 water tanks to drought-hit districts in Maharashtra, which is facing its worst drought in 40 years. Across Maharashtra, it has been a...
  • Salman Khan sends water tankers to drought-hit areas in Maharashtra 08-05-2013 11:00 PM

    Salman Khan's Being Human Foundation has send water tankers to drought hit villages in Maharashtra, so that people have facility to store water and do not face much water shortage. ...
  • Salman Khan completes 25 years in Bollywood 08-05-2013 10:20 PM

    Salman Khan made his Bollywood debut in 1998 with 'Biwi Ho To Aisi' but he achieved commercial success with 'Maine Pyar Kiya', since than there is no looking back for the actor. In the 25-years in the industry, Salman Khan has been a heartthrob, bad boy and now a humanitarian....
  • 100 yrs of Bollywood: Salman Khan talks about his 25 yrs in the industry 04-05-2013 02:53 PM

    It's 100 years of Indian cinema and actor Salman Khan talks about his 25 years in the industry, many other issues, and Being Human's initiative to help children with heart disease. ...
  • If you have money, you should use it to save life: Salman Khan 02-05-2013 11:42 AM

    Gurgaon: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan feels people should engage themselves in charity irrespective of the reasons for it. "Everybody in the industry does charity. Some people talk about it and some people don't. They say intent is important in charity, I don't believe it. Even if someone is doing charity...