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Priyanka Gawande

  • 'Everest Twins' Nungshi and Tashi Malik enter Guinness for scaling all 7 summits

    As 17-year-olds, Nungshi and Tashi Malik told their father about their dream of scaling a mountain; Little did they know, that their wishes would come to fruition six years later, and how! Thanks to their persistence and hard work, the twins have managed to complete their final summit – Mt. Vinson...

    Monday, 22 December 2014 - 7:30am
  • City school gets rights to perform iconic Scottish musical

    A Mumbai school seems to be hitting just the right notes in the international theatre scene. The Oberoi International school (OIS) at Goregaon (East) has managed to become the first in Asia to get a license to enact the Scottish musical movie 'Sunshine on Leith'. Though the performance was...

    Sunday, 7 December 2014 - 6:20am
  • Aamchi Mumbai makes it musical in Asia

    Previously it was AR Rehman getting laurels for India by going international for music and now it is a school from Mumbai which will be hitting the right notes. The Oberoi International school (OIS) at Goregaon East has managed to be the first school in Asia to get a license for the Scottish...

    Friday, 5 December 2014 - 11:50pm
  • Chembur school goes the zero waste way

    Chembur's Vivekanand Education Society (VES) on Saturday adopted a zero waste system in its sprawling campus. The school initiated the 'Zero Waste Campus Project' in association with the state education department and NGO Stree Mukti Sanghatana, thus aligning with the goals of Swachh Bharat...

    Sunday, 30 November 2014 - 5:50am
  • Helping villagers with proper roofs over their heads in Raigad village

    NGO Habitat for Humans have been helping BPL beneficiaries in Raigad village

    Monday, 24 November 2014 - 12:05am
  • 50-yr-old coconut tree hacked without BMC's permission

    It was a heart-wrenching experience for 70-year-old Leonard A Britto, when a coconut tree in his society, brought by his father 50 years ago, was trimmed much more than he expected, that too without BMC's permission. Since then, he has complained to both the BMC and police. However, the civic body...

    Monday, 24 November 2014 - 7:10am
  • 50-year-old coconut tree hacked without BMC's permission in Mumbai

    It was a heart-wrenching experience for 70-year-old Leonard A Britto, when a coconut tree in his society, brought by his father 50 years ago, was trimmed much more than he expected, that too without BMC's permission. Since then, he has complained to both the BMC and police. However, the civic body...

    Monday, 24 November 2014 - 7:00am
  • 50-year-old coconut tree hacked without BMC's permission

    It was a heart-wrenching experience for 70-year-old Leonard A Britto, when a coconut tree in his society, brought by his father 50 years ago, was trimmed much more than he expected, that too without BMC's permission. Since then, he has complained to both the BMC and police. However, the civic body...

    Sunday, 23 November 2014 - 6:30am
  • I want to become like Einstein

    It was a jubilant moment for an enthusiastic lot of 15 school children, who dropped by the dna office on the eve of Children's Day. The children, aged 11-16, were invited to be guest editors and interacted with the editorial team. The children came from Vidyavihar's The Somaiya School, Mahim's KJ...

    Friday, 14 November 2014 - 5:25am
  • Going to write an exam? Better dress up decently

    During your exams, it turns out that what you prepare is not the only thing that matters, the way you're clothed is important too. At least that seems to be the case at St Andrew's College at Bandra (W). The administration has put up a circular notifying students from other colleges going there for...

    Saturday, 8 November 2014 - 6:05am