A ‘Green Parish’

In a city mainly known for noise and air pollution, the Parish Pastoral Council of Holy Family Church has taken a stand for ecological awareness. [auth] Fr. Vincent Vaz, the Parish Priest, has taken inspiration…

Plastic Man

Prof. R Vasudevan is a retired chemistry professor of a Madurai Engineering college. He has spent the last two decades researching and implementing the reuse of waste plastic. [auth] “Plastic is my resource,” he says. Eighteen years…

Forest Man of India

He was a just in his teens when he started this. After noticing the deaths of a large number of reptiles due to a lack of a tree cover, he started planting Bamboo in an…

A Hero for a ‘Hero’!

Anupriya, an eight year old little girl from Villupuram, Tamilnadu, had saved ₹ 9000 over four years. She broke open all her piggy banks after seeing visuals of victims of the Kerala Jalapralayamon TV, and…

We share our home with animals

“Monkeys are a curse! They destroy our fruits, vegetables...” “Wild boars dig up and destroy everything!” These are common complaints of city dwellers, farmers, religious communities, etc. [auth] Do the animals complain, “These humans destroy…