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23 Oct 2017

India tops global list on CSR reporting

According to a KPMG survey, India has emerged as the top country for CSR reporting in the annual financial report of companies. The report noted the s

17 Oct 2017

Slums find few takers for CSR programmes

Although fiscal year 2017 (FY17) saw the top 10 companies by corporate social responsibility (CSR) spending contribute almost half the money that went

16 Oct 2017

eClerx to start Employability Enhancement Programme

eClerx, a global provider of business operations services and NASSCOM Foundation today announced their partnership to launch the eClerx Employability

13 Oct 2017

Global hunger index: India ranks low

The 2017 Global Hunger Index released by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) has ranked India 100 among 119 countries. The report

12 Oct 2017

Uber scholarships for children of driver partners

Uber, a popular ridesharing service provider, announced UberSCHOLAR, a scholarship programme to make education accessible for driver partner’s c

11 Oct 2017

Union Bank of India issues notice to 40 farmers in MP

In Madhya Pradesh, the Union Bank of India has served a notice to 40 farmers threatening to deduct a legal cost of Rs 5000 from their accounts.The far

10 Oct 2017

India headed for good Rabi season: Agri secretary

According to agriculture secretary Shobhana K Pattanayak, India is all set for a good rabi season despite below normal monsoon rains, owing to a surge

9 Oct 2017

160 companies to face penal action for CSR violations

Union minister P P Chaudhary has announced initiation of Penal action against 160 firms for failing to comply with CSR norms under the Companies law.

7 Oct 2017

NGT raps UP Govt for not sealing illegal borewells

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Uttar Pradesh government and the Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA) to file an explanation for n

6 Oct 2017

Goa resumes newborn baby screening facility

Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane has announced the resumption of newborn baby screening facility in the state under National Rural Health Mission. G