Oct 03, 2020 07:35 AM IST
Manjiri Gokhale Joshi's NGO offers free 'family-like' services and company to senior citizens left alone after their kids fly the nest.
- Sep 28, 2020 11:38 AM IST
For a country which welcomes foreign direct, as well as institutional, investment, it is hypocritical to be overly suspicious of non-corporate funds
- Jun 19, 2020 04:55 PM IST
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appealed to NGOs and individuals to join the fight against COVID-19 in large numbers.
- Jun 09, 2020 05:45 PM IST
The apex court also praised the individuals who contributed and played an important role in extending helping hand to the migrants and said the society, which was moved by their miseries and difficulties, has exhibited its "passion and devotion".
- Dec 25, 2017 04:42 PM IST
The home ministry had asked around 9,000 NGOs and other entities to open their accounts in banks having core banking facilities and furnish details for real-time access to security agencies in case of any discrepancy.
- Oct 06, 2017 06:36 PM IST
The average employee strength of these NGOs was around 460, and women workforce being 53%, which is significantly higher than the combined average of organizations from other industries (20%)
- Apr 06, 2017 06:50 PM IST
The NGOs include Learning Equality (USD 500,000), Million Sparks Foundation (USD 1.2 million), Pratham Books StoryWeaver (USD 3.6 million), and Pratham Education Foundation (USD 3.1 million).
- Mar 08, 2017 04:32 PM IST
Kaku Nakhate of Bank of America Merryl Lynch said that their main focus is women and children, arts and culture. â€œWe impact them not by just giving the grant but connecting the volunteering.â€
- Oct 29, 2016 02:50 PM IST
The global programme was also open to developers interested in creating tech-based solutions for challenges faced by the NGOs, PayPal said in a statement.
- Sep 14, 2016 06:02 PM IST
A Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice TS Thakur today observed there was a lack of law to regulate funds that non-governmental organisations (NGOs) get from all over the world.
- Jul 10, 2016 12:50 PM IST
Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar
has defended Goa government's stand to support offshore and
other casinos, saying the state's economy is dependent on it
but he does not support increasing their number.
- Jan 25, 2016 04:48 PM IST
- Nov 05, 2015 02:41 PM IST
HSBC’s Helping Han
- Oct 30, 2015 05:32 PM IST
While there is now a mobile app for almost everything, another one is hitting the market, but this one is with a “CAUSE”, the cause which ...
- Aug 18, 2015 01:42 PM IST
The project is at a nascent stage for now and nothing has been finalised on paper as yet, state Urban Development Department (UDD) secretary Manisha Mhaiskar said.
- Aug 10, 2015 02:39 PM IST
Sinha further said that the 2 percent allocation of profit made by companies as per the new Companies Act for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) will provide huge sums for social sectors.
- Jul 06, 2015 12:13 PM IST
The city level forum, that will include NGOs, Chamber of Commerce, women groups, tax payers association will play an important role in the development aspects of these cities.
- Jun 17, 2015 01:45 PM IST
The World Economic Forum's (WEF) upcoming India summit, slated for November, is going to be an action-packed affair as policy makers and industry leaders are expected to deliberate strategic vision of the Modi-led BJP government.
- Jan 14, 2015 02:38 PM IST
Mahima Mehra‘s â€˜Haathi Chaap‘ transmutes elephant dung into organic paper and is built on a sustainable business model
- Dec 18, 2014 09:16 PM IST
Crowdfunding is being used not only to raise funds for causes like art exhibitions, but also for CSR activities by NGOs. Market experts say this phenomenon should be assimilated into capital markets.
- Mar 03, 2014 01:47 PM IST
The diversified conglomerate Apeejay Surrendra Group has introduced this unique concept, which unlike CSR where the company management invests in social causes, ISR puts the onus on employees to usher in the change.
- Aug 17, 2013 05:57 PM IST
Google this week launched the Google Impact Challenge in India. It was the second such challenge to be held globally by the tech giant.
- Jun 05, 2013 06:22 PM IST
Deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India KC Chakrabarty asked the banks to adopt a camp approach to open a large number of accounts to capture everybody's bank account first.
- May 17, 2013 02:47 PM IST
According to the approved policy, prices of medicines will now be capped by taking simple average of all brands which have more than one per cent market share instead of input costs.
- Dec 24, 2012 08:35 PM IST
35-year-old Sharath Jeevan founded STIR Education with the aim of driving change in our primary education system, STIR Education works to identify, test and scale up promising grass-root micro innovations to improve learning.