The Muslim sisters defying society to work as bouncers in Indian nightclubs

Two Muslim sisters have defied their family and conservative community to bravely fulfil their dream of working as bouncers in Indian nightclubs.Mehrunnisha Shokat Ali,...

India’s road-side bone fixers

Noisy buses and chaotic traffic has no affect on bone fixer Laxman Das as he treats broken bones and fractures of his patients on...

Indian slum star lights up the Oscars

He’s the little boy from an Indian slum but Sunny Pawar was the cutest star of this year’s Oscar ceremony.Little Sunny is just eight-years-old...

Acid attack almost ruined my life; now I’m a happily married mother

An acid attack survivor in India who’s had a staggering 35 surgeries on her face shares her happiness after becoming a mother.Sonali Mukherjee-Tewary, 32,...

From slumdog to Hollywood: Incredible rags to riches story of Indian boy

He’s the little star of the Blockbuster film ‘Lion’ and has spent weeks rubbing shoulders with Hollywood royalty but Sunny Pawar’s mother insists he...

The real life mother of epic film ‘Lion’: ‘Seeing my son again was like...

The real-life mother behind the Hollywood blockbuster Lion has spoken of her pain at losing her five-year-old son - and her unshakeable belief that...

A fingerless cobbler in India hasn’t taken a day off in 20 years

A father of three works EVERY DAY of the year as a street cobbler in India despite having no fingers or toes.Dinesh Das, 39,...

Beard of steel

An Indian man with a ‘beard of steel’ is attempting record breaking lifts, including people, with his facial hairs.Ranjeet Singh, 35, from Ludhiana, in...

Meet the Indian widow protecting her girls with a gun

Meet the ‘aunt with a gun’ – also a mother of four - fighting the barrage of sexual abuse and intimidating attacks on unprotected...

Bangladeshi football fan and his unique ball skills

A football fan in Bangladesh who dreamt of playing professionally has instead taught himself an amazing set of skills balancing a football on his...