Survivor(Search results - 78)
IndiaMay 26, 2021, 3:07 PM IST
Covid-19: Tata steel to pay salaries of employees who passed away till retirement age
At a time when India is facing the worst of covid-19 pandemic, many companies have come forward to help the survivors of covid-19 victims
IndiaJan 27, 2021, 3:56 PM IST
How a youngster has pledged his life to help survivors of Bhuj earthquake reconstruct lives
Here’s the story of a youngster who has pledged his life, helping the survivors of the Bhuj earthquake in 2001 to reconstruct their lives
Not For Women OnlyFeb 4, 2020, 3:01 PM IST
Padma Bhushan Kamal Ranadive: India's Forgotten Cancer Crusader
The battle against cancer is perhaps one of humanity’s longest. The need to find its cause and put an end to great misery has fuelled research in oncology for decades. Dr. Kamal Ranadive was an Indian biomedical researcher who is known for her research in cancer about the links between cancers and viruses. She was a founder member of the Indian Women Scientists' Association (IWSA). In the 1960s, she established India's first tissue culture research laboratory at the Indian Cancer Research Centre in Mumbai. Let’s find out more about the life of this unsung scientist in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
India UntoldJan 27, 2020, 5:31 PM IST
Late Abdul Jabbar's 30-Year-Long Fight For Justice For Bhopal Gas Tragedy Victims
The night of December 2nd, 1984, will remain etched in our country’s memory. On that horrific night, deadly methyl isocyanate gas leaked from the Union Carbide India Limited pesticide plant in Bhopal, claiming over 20,000 lives and leaving lakhs severely disabled. Abdul Jabbar, who was 28 then, lost his mother, father, brother and himself suffered lung fibrosis and lost 50% of his vision. On November 14, 2019, he passed away after fighting for justice for the victims and survivors for close to 3 decades. With the government of India awarding this Bhopal gas tragedy activist the Padma Shri posthumously, let’s take a look at his lesser-known story in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
IndiaJan 9, 2020, 3:15 PM IST
This ‘comedian’ makes fun of acid attack survivor Rangoli Chandel; calls it comedy
A Twitter user who goes by the name Atul Khatri mocked Rangoli Chandel, an acid-attack victim and Kangana Ranaut’s sister in relation to the JNU fiasco involving Deepika Padukone
BollywoodDec 31, 2019, 11:41 AM IST
Deepika Padukone's Chhapaak on acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal gets 'U' certificate
Chhapaak, directed by Meghna Gulzar, is based on the life of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal, and is slated to release on January 10
BollywoodDec 30, 2019, 5:41 PM IST
Deepika Padukone pictures: Has Bollywood diva removed her RK tattoo?
Deepika Padukone was recently seen promoting Chhapaak. The pictures of the actress from the event seem to be missing a great detail; check it out
BollywoodDec 13, 2019, 1:36 PM IST
Deepika Padukone's Chhapaak effect: British activist Katie Piper goes gaga over trailer
Acid attack survivor and British activist Katie Piper shared a touching note on her Twitter. "Watching this trailer took my breath away," wrote Katie.
IndiaDec 12, 2019, 6:23 PM IST
Deepika Padukone's 'Chhapaak' Brings Focus Back On Acid Attacks In India
The upcoming Deepika Padukone starrer movie Chhapaak, which narrates the heartbreaking story of an acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal, has brought focus back on this new face of gender-based violence in India.
EntertainmentDec 10, 2019, 6:26 PM IST
Filmy Trends: From Deepika Padukone's Chhapaak trailer to Kapil Sharma's dad avatar
Filmy Trends on MyNation brings you a daily wrap-up of news that stems from the entertainment field. From Ranveer Singh celebrating nine years in Bollywood to Deepika Padukone capturing audience's hearts with her role as acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal in the trailer of Chhapaak.
BollywoodDec 10, 2019, 5:33 PM IST
Chhapaak trailer launch: Deepika Padukone breaks down, asks Meghna Gulzar to carry on
Deepika Padukone plays an acid attack survivor in the film Chhapaak, which is based on the life and journey of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal
BollywoodDec 10, 2019, 1:46 PM IST
Chhapaak Trailer: Deepika Padukone gives goosebumps with her act as acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal
The trailer of Deepika Padukone starrer Chhapaak has finally released, and the film is based on the story of acid attack survivor Laxmi
IndiaDec 6, 2019, 7:39 PM IST
From Hyderabad rapists killed in police encounter to President Kovind speaking on women's safety, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid floral tributes to Dalit icon and architect of Indian Constitution, Dr BR Ambedkar, on his 63rd death anniversary in Parliament. Terming women safety as a “serious issue”, Kovind on Friday said that rape convicts under POCSO Act should not have right to file mercy petition. All this and more on today's (December 6) MyNation in 100 seconds
BollywoodNov 21, 2019, 3:23 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan's wishes to acid attack survivor Anupama on her wedding day wins internet
Shah Rukh Khan wished an acid attack survivor on Twitter who got hitched and his wish is winning over the fans
IndiaNov 5, 2019, 3:16 PM IST
How A Doll Has Been Helping Tsunami Affected Women Rebuild Their Lives
Today on World Tsunami Awareness Day, meet Tsunamika, the pocket-size power dolls that have not only enabled 100s of women in Tamil Nadu get back to their feet, but also given hope to millions of tsunami survivors world over.