Indian teenager grew up on railway slum before training at Usain Bolt’s club

Nisar Ahmad can still remember his first running shoes, battered and torn with holes in the soles. He eventually used the small amount of...

Acid attack survivor doused by scorned admirer found love after a wrong number

An acid attack survivor in India doused with acid by a scorned lover found love with a man who dialled a wrong number but...

Fifth anniversary of Delhi Gang Rape: She was our only daughter, but I still...

Wrapped in her thick woollen shawl, Asha Devi tries to keep warm in the cold New Delhi winter. But for her, the freezing temperatures are just another...

Acid attack survivors walk the catwalk for fashion event

Ria Sharma gives each of her nervous girls some words of encouragement as she knows deep down they're more than excited. Coming in front of...

Girl Born Blind Cycles Himalayan Feat

A teenage girl who was born blind has become the youngest in India to cycle 500km through the Himalayas on a tandem bicycle with her father,...

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...