You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Mumbai

Umang members to run in Marathon

DNMUM198222 | 1/15/2011 | Author : Shubhangi Ghadi | WC :210

Mulund-based NGO wants to promote the cause of education at the Mumbai event
Mumbai Marathon

A team of 250 participants representing Umang Foundation, a Mulund-based NGO will run at the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, 2011 with an aim to promote education. The proceeds collected by the organisation through its representation at the SCMM-2011 will be used for distributing education material among the underprivileged.
Among the 250 participants, 226 will participate in dream-run category of the marathon, 15 members will participate in the corporate challenge team, four members will run through dream maker’s category, four members will participate in half marathon and one member will participate in full marathon.
“We are running to support and promote education among less fortunate children in our society, our effor
Read full story



Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Mumbai

In a first, CAG gives thumbs up to Cidco
DNMUM341621 | 8/5/2015 12:00:00 AM | Author : Amit Srivastava | WC :315

Belapur: For the first time in the 45 years history of Cidco, the Comptroller & Auditor General of India (CAG) has found no irregularities in the financial report of 2012-13. The CAG has not sought any more information regarding the balance sheet of
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

City cops rescue 21 girls from Agra brothel, five from Maharashtra
DNMUM341622 | 8/5/2015 12:00:00 AM | Author : Amit Srivastava | WC :396

Nerul: The Navi Mumbai police department, with the help of a girl who succeeded to flee from a brothel in Agra, rescued 21 other girls after carrying out a raid.
Of the 21 girls, five have been brought to city as they belong to Maharashtra, while
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Don't bluff: Your life is on social media for the world to see
DNMUM341623 | 8/5/2015 12:00:00 AM | Author : Sunnidh Poojary | WC :803

Vashi: Social media is part of our lives and many times, when we think about social media, most of us tend to think only of Facebook. It is probably one of the largest online social networking services in the world and countries which ban it

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Panvel eyes Morbe dam water, meeting held in Mantralaya
DNMUM341624 | 8/5/2015 12:00:00 AM | Author : dna correspondent | WC :315

Panvel: Faced with water shortage, the Panvel Municipal Council (PMC) and other villages in the taluka are eyeing Morbe water.
Considering the rise in population, a demand to release Morbe dam water for PMC and other areas in the taluka was place
Add To LightboxCalculate Price