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Dr. Amritpal Sandhu on a Lesson in Humility

Calling family members for a video call with their relative who was seriously ill with the coronavirus was the most heartbreaking part of being a doctor for Dr. Amritpal Sandhu. Sandhu, a…

Sharon Ponniah

Sharon Ponniah: Mender of a Country’s Health

Sharon Ponniah knows what it takes to embrace life as a global citizen, while remaining true to her values. Last year, Ponniah, the director of PwC’s Health and Wellbeing Practice, found her…

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Chef Vanshika Bhatia on Reviving a Culinary Heritage

About eight years ago, when Chef Vanshika Bhatia’s parents asked her which business school she wanted to go to, they were in for a surprise. Neither did their child want to pursue…

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Vatsala Sharma and Aneesha Jyoti on the Language Curry App

According to BBC News, India is the world’s second-largest English-speaking country, with roughly 10% of its population and more than 125 million Indians speaking the language. It’s the official language of corporate…

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Mysore’s Jawa Connection

Ambika Sharma, Founder & MD, Pulp Strategy grew up with the Jawa, an iconic brand with a cult icon status. The great outdoors are calling, especially at a time social distancing is…
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Changing Women’s Lives – at 19

Being bullied in her early years made Pranjal Jain aware of her school’s inability to provide her with support she needed at the time. So, ever since the age of 12, Pranjal…
Dr. Shruti Kapoor

Speaking for the Voiceless

As an award-winning gender equality activist, economist and social entrepreneur, Dr. Shruti Kapoor is passionate about girls’ and women's safety.  As founder of Sayfty — an initiative to educate and empower young…
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On the Bleeding Edge of the Pandemic

Registered nurse, Sophia Francis, does not want to be called a hero. She just wants you to wash your hands. “There have been times where I've come home from work and my…
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‘Just Do It’

Not only does Dr. Bindiya Gandhi have board certification in family medicine, she is also trained and certified in integrative and holistic medicine, which takes every aspect of the patient’s life into…

At 17, Meera Dasgupta Has a Way With Words

She’s 17 and a wordsmith, a change-maker, and a fierce advocate for students having a voice and for gender equality. Meet Meera Dasgupta, the 2020 United States Youth Poet Laureate. Last May,…