Entries posted on “October, 2011”
BHEL to appoint two independent directors

BHEL to appoint two independent directors

NEW DELHI: The Department of Heavy Industry is in the process of appointing two more independent directors on the board of BHEL to achieve compliance with listing norms, prior to the power equipment-maker’s follow-on public offer. Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) has filed draft papers with market regulator Sebi for the proposed divestment of 5 […]

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Wealth must have definitive social purpose: Azim Premji

Wealth must have definitive social purpose: Azim Premji

Philanthropist and Wipro chairman Azim Premji addressed the Young Presidents Organization in Mumbai recently on the ‘The evolving role of business in society and philanthropy’. He spoke of how his maternal grandfather, a general practitioner, was a big influence on him as a child though he had never met him. How the grandfather in the […]

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Act of giving: Philanthropy across generations in India

Act of giving: Philanthropy across generations in India

Meher Pudumjee In a municipal school in Pune, Anu Aga picks up a broom and bucket. A gasp of disbelief resonates across the gathering of staff and students as the former chairperson of Thermax, the $1.1 billion engineering company, bends and starts scrubbing the toilet floor vigorously. She demonstrates to them how much water to […]

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Allow Policy Space to Define Sustainable Development Strategies as Per National Priorities: Jayanthi Natrajan

Allow Policy Space to Define Sustainable Development Strategies as Per National Priorities: Jayanthi Natrajan

Integration of Social, Economic and Environmental Pillars will bring Sustainable Development: Sha Zukang NEW DELHI: Smt Jayanthi Natarajan appealed to allow policy space for the countries to define their sustainable development strategies as per their national priorities and respective stages of development. Addressing the Delhi Ministerial dialogue on ‘Green Economy and Inclusive Growth’ here on […]

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Winners of 20th Godfrey Phillips Bravery Awards from West Bengal, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka

Winners of 20th Godfrey Phillips Bravery Awards from West Bengal, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka

KOLKATA: Godfrey Phillips Bravery, a corporate social responsibility initiative of Godfrey Phillips India, honored twelve brave people from West Bengal, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka with Godfrey Phillips Zonal Bravery Awards 2011. The Awards were presented by the Special Guest, Ms. Debasree Roy, Actress & Founder, Debasree Roy Foundation, Kolkata, West Bengal. Mr. Harmanjit Singh, General Secretary, […]

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DLF Foundation to give skill training to 10 lakh unemployed youth

DLF Foundation to give skill training to 10 lakh unemployed youth

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: DLF Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the country’s largest realty firm DLF, today said that it will invest Rs 200 crore to establish 250 centres for skill training of one million unemployed youth. These centres would come up under flagship programme DLF LIFE (Learning Initiatives For Employment). The […]

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DLF Foundation to set up 250 skill training centres

DLF Foundation to set up 250 skill training centres

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: DLF Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the country’s largest realty firm DLF, today said that it will invest Rs 200 crore to establish 250 centres for skill training of one million unemployed youth. These centres would come up under flagship programme DLF LIFE (Learning Initiatives For Employment). The […]

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Godfrey Phillips Bravery celebrates 20 Years of Bravery with  12 brave hearts

Godfrey Phillips Bravery celebrates 20 Years of Bravery with 12 brave hearts

KOLKATA:  Godfrey Phillips Bravery, a corporate social responsibility initiative of Godfrey Phillips India, honored twelve brave people from West Bengal, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka with Godfrey Phillips Zonal Bravery Awards 2011. The Awards were presented by the Special Guest, Ms. Debasree Roy, Actress & Founder, Debasree Roy Foundation, Kolkata, West Bengal. Mr. Harmanjit Singh, General […]

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The President, Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil paying homage at the statue of Mahatma Gandhi, at Ariana Park, Avenue de La Paix, Geneva, Switzerland on October 02

The President, Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil paying homage at the statue of Mahatma Gandhi, at Ariana Park, Avenue de La Paix, Geneva, Switzerland on October 02

The President, Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil paying homage at the statue of Mahatma Gandhi, at Ariana Park, Avenue de La Paix, Geneva, Switzerland on October 02, 2011.

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Tata Power to start  Sustainable Environment Education for Students

Tata Power to start Sustainable Environment Education for Students

INDIACSR News Network MUMBAI: In continuation with its efforts towards environment conservation, Tata Power India’s largest integrated private power utility is now collaborating with BVIEER for Environment education programme in 5 schools each in Maval & Mulshi area, Raigad district to help the schools towards Sustainable environment education. The programme highlights a structured action oriented […]

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