World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

  We must always remember that the phrase “My Safety, My Life” not only means that our lives are in our own hands, but also that the lives of others rest in our hands as well. Instead of thinking that …

Creating a Social Sanchar

Generally it is not a cake walk for people, to interact with their Senior Government Officials. Not because the Officials do not want to interact, but it is not always easy for all concerned to make time to meet. Then …

Today I Ran for Unity of the Nation

Today 31st October is being observed as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas to commemorate the Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. We all joined this morning to “Run for Unity.” The whole atmosphere at Marine Drive, opposite Air India building from where …

Vidhan Sabha Elections 2014 on 15th October!

Post the Lok Sabha Election, we now have a stable Central Government. It is now the time for Maharashtra, come 15th October 2014. We need to have such a Government in Maharashtra, which will ensure that the State can truly …

Tags:

Swati

What is in a name? The English Bard was absolutely right. You may call a rose by any name; it will spread its fragrance! Swati’s parents had rightly named her Swati. As I got to know Swati during her court …

Ask the Doctor

What is Primary Care and why should it matter to you? One aspect is clear: primary care in India is facing a crisis situation. Most people, laymen and medical practitioners included, still do not know the purpose of primary care. …

Calling on all CHS Office Bearers!

Calling on all Office Bearers of Cooperative Housing Societies, you will be a great help this Vidhan Sabha Elections to the Election Commission and to all Voters! A few months ago, our Country witnessed the Lok Sabha (Parliamentary) Elections. Elections …

Tags:

A Policy for Safe Transport of School Children

The Problem: The year was 2002, as a mother of a school going child in the city of Mumbai, I had felt very strongly that there is an urgent need to have in place an orderly safe, secure and efficient …

Tags:

The Transformation of Girgaum Chowpatty Beach

The time is upon us again when the City gears up to celebrate the arrival of Lord Ganesh. Mumbai celebrates with great fervor this annual festival lasting 10 days! Particularly during these days, our attention is automatically drawn to the …

Phoenix

The first thought that hit me when I saw Sheela for the very first time was that this woman seems to have gone through hell!  Her hair was uncombed, clothes were crumpled and she was trying to hide a burnt …

Tags:

First Steps to Leading a Change!

After we give birth to our baby, as a Mother we look forward to when our Baby takes the first step! We are filled with a sense of thrill and anxiety at the same time. TogetherVCAN is just born and …

Show more