Underprivileged

  • CJ Show: A childhood lost to drug abuse and child labour 22-09-2013 01:35 PM

    Due to poverty and absence of government rehabilitation for underprivileged children, many children across the country work as labourers in small scale industries and as domestic help etc. Most of them fall into drug addiction and other forms of abuse. One such child in Delhi turns CJ to narrate his...
  • Delhi: Toybank gives underprivileged children space, toys to play 13-08-2013 11:38 AM

    New Delhi: A bank aims to give kids back their childhood with toys. A toy is a child's best friend, but for many, owning one is still a dream. But that dream is now becoming a reality for many underprivileged kids who are treasuring some precious moments of their childhood....
  • Dubai charity gives Eid clothes to 7,000 people 05-08-2013 01:55 AM

    Dubai: Around 7,000 underprivileged people, including orphans, in Dubai have received new clothes ahead of Eid al-Fitr from the Dubai Charity Association. The association also plans to distribute Zakat al-Fitr, charity given to the poor at the end of fasting in the holy month of Ramadan, to around 40,000 families...
  • Happy School, an educational platform for the unprivileged 26-07-2013 02:36 PM

    Gurgaon: Happy School in Gurgaon caters to the children of rickshaw pullers and domestic helps, and is imparting education to them for a token fee of Rs 5 a month. The Happy School is an initiative by Kamal Capoor. From being taught English, Maths, computer science, dance or painting, the...
  • Congress 'using' Dalits as 'vote bank': Rajnath Singh 15-04-2013 03:58 AM

    New Delhi: BJP president Rajnath Singh on Sunday hit out at Congress for doing "nothing for Dalits" in the country and "using" them as mere "vote bank". "Congress ruled the country for 54 years out of the 65 years since independence. This is not little time, but it made no...
  • After-school centre helps underpriveleged children dream big 09-04-2013 10:07 AM

    New Delhi: An NGO called Navjyoti has given a new ray of hope to underprivileged children. An after-school centre that provides activity based learning, it nurtures their ambitions and dreams. An alcoholic father, a dependent mother and a younger brother who has already quit school is life for 13-year-old Ram...
  • Chennaiites run for underprivileged children 09-01-2012 08:14 AM

    CHENNAI: Around 400 people participated in the first leg of a dawn-to-dusk run at the IIT-Madras campus on Sunday morning. The 12-hour run was held to mark 50 years of Round Table India and to raise funds for its project that aims to increase underprivileged childrens accessibility to education. The...
  • A social soldier fights for underprivileged kids 03-11-2011 08:44 AM

    New Delhi: Captain Navin Gulia from Gurgaon is a source of inspiration and is helping many spread their wings despite being confined to a wheelchair. Gulia has been instrumental in giving a new sense of freedom to many differently-able and underprivileged children. At the special centre ADAA, 'Apni Duniya Apna...
  • Now mobile school for kids who can't afford education 12-02-2008 09:45 PM

    The locals came to Taunton in huge numbers to catch a glimpse of the likes of Sachin and MS Dhoni. ...
  • Jet gives wings to kids' dreams 13-11-2006 09:43 AM

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