Companies can spend CSR funds for 'Har Ghar Tiranga' campaign: Centre

The activities are eligible for CSR funds under the provisions of Schedule VII of the Companies Act pertaining to the promotion of education relating to culture.

published on : 27th July 2022

Andhra Pradesh got Rs 3,352 crore CSR funds in last five years: Centre

Union MoS Rao Inderjit Singh said around 60 per cent of the total CSR funds spent by the companies were in the areas of education, healthcare and rural development.

published on : 19th July 2022

Portal, anthem planned for Har Ghar Tiranga program this Independence Day

The programme is being carried out by the Ministry of Culture under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM) — commemoration and celebration of 75 years of India’s independence.

published on : 10th July 2022

Gopalpur Ports Ltd holds health camp for locals

The villagers, elected representatives and intellectuals hailed the port authorities for the initiative which was aimed at ensuring better healthcare for people of the region.

published on : 28th June 2022

Corporate houses to breathe new life into 25 lakes in Hyderabad

The civic body has accepted the proposals of the corporates for adopting and developing lakes in GHMC limits as proposed by the Town Planning section of the corporation.

published on : 25th June 2022

On Gautam Adani's 60th birthday, family pledges Rs 60,000 crore to charity

Without disclosing the timeline as to when this amount will be spent, the donation amount, according to Adani Group, will be spent on charitable activities related to healthcare, education, and skill

published on : 24th June 2022

Byju’s to train 35 lakh students under CSR

Education minister said the existing staff will be reorganised and new appointments will be made, if necessary.   

published on : 23rd June 2022

CSR portal to aid effective management of projects

The portal will bring transparency in CSR activities, as it will be easier for the companies to track implementation of the projects.

published on : 16th June 2022

OMC bags Golden Peacock National Award for CSR

The corporation has been adjudged with the coveted award for its relentless efforts in focusing on sustainable development of the communities in areas it operates.

published on : 6th June 2022

NTPC mulls girl empowerment mission in 35 project locations 

According to the statement, NTPC is supporting the upliftment of girls, with focus on the girl child from the villages around NTPC projects.

published on : 16th May 2022

Sri Lankan president Gotabaya Rajapaksa loses parliament majority as protests mount

The government is now five short of a majority in the 225-member House, but there has been no clear signal that legislators will attempt a no-confidence motion that would compel it to resign.

published on : 5th April 2022

Trash to treasure

With CareMore Foundation, the actor hopes to create and spread awareness about sustainability 

published on : 28th March 2022

Invested Rs 680 crore on CSR in last 10 years: HCL Foundation

The corporate social responsibility arm of HCL Technologies also announced a Rs 16.5 crore grant for NGOs in their effort to transform lives in the country.

published on : 8th March 2022

Non-implementation of CSR funds: 13 pharma firms asked to reply

The Ministry on March 3, 2022 responded to the complaint stating that replies have been sought from the companies on the allegations of default.

published on : 4th March 2022

New CSR disclosure norm a positive step; brings in transparency, says HCL Foundation chief Nidhi Pundhir 

Pundhir said HCL Foundation -- CSR arm of HCL Technologies -- had been disclosing the details of its CSR spending since 2015-16, although the government has notified its format this year.

published on : 1st March 2022

Indian project to set up Navy radars in Maldives under cloud

Questions hang over the fate of the project after President Yameen Abdul Gayoom declared a state of emergency in the archipelago on February 5.

published on : 18th February 2018