74-YO Ex-IPS Officer Turns Organic Farmer, Grows Paddy & Shrimp in Kerala

 “I will never stop serving my nation,” says former R&AW Chief PK Hormis Tharakan, who is showing that it’s never too late to live organic! #OrganicFarming #Kerala

‘If you protect the nation, the nation will protect you’, is the philosophy that P K Hormis Tharakan has lived his life by.

Tharakan, a former Chief of Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) has played many roles Read more...


This 62-YO Puneri Will Teach You How To Make Your Own Clothes, One Spin At a Time!

“I know of 200 people who have taken up spinning as a result of my workshops. This number is wonderful in itself. It means we have kept the art of spinning alive for yet another generation,” says the man whose entire wardrobe is homespun and home-stitched! #Respect #LiveGreen

There was a hush at The Better India office as 30-odd employees observed Madhav Sahasrabudhe, a mechanical engineer from Pune, separating fibres Read more...


Chennai Water Crisis: 71-YO Rain Man Helps Hundreds Recharge Their Groundwater!

 When the going gets tough, the tough get going. And so, Dr Sekhar Raghavan is visiting housing complexes every day, hoping to use the upcoming monsoons to recharge the groundwater levels of Tamil Nadu’s capital.


The Chennai droughts have made not just national but international news. Most residents of the Tamil Nadu capital, whether young or old, rich or poor have been brought to the mercy of a couple hours&r Read more...


Can You Perform Headstands Twice a Day? This 99-Years Old Grandmother From TN Can!

    Mrs V Nanammal, 99, from Tamil Nadu, has been practicing yoga all her life, teaching successive generations too. Practice yoga for better health, she says.

 Yoga, the ancient Indian art form of twisting and stretching one’s body towards health has unfortunately disappeared from the lives of Indians over the last few generations. In a one-to-one with yoga maestros Mrs V Nanammal and her son Mr V B Read more...


Mistake in PAN Card? Here is How To Correct Them Both Online & Offline!

 I find the task of filling out official forms most daunting. One mistake and it stays there for posterity. However, if you have made an error filling out your PAN card form, fret not, you can make amends by doing the following.

In this article, we explain how you can correct the mistake(s) made in your PAN card.

Making amends online

1. If you wish to make the changes online, then you need to visit the offici Read more...