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Corporate India Versus Indigenous Indians By Graham Peebles

Corporate India Versus Indigenous Indians By Graham Peebles

Violence In The Name Of Development By Graham Peebles Consistent with the unjust, decaying economic model of our deficit times, the commodification of everything and everyone proceeds apace in India. The commercialisation of the land is shattering the lives of millions of India’s poorest, hungriest most malnourished people, who are being murdered and raped, violently [...]

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Corporate Spends Rs 806 cr on CSR in Odisha During 2000-13, Focus on Infrastructure Development

Corporate Spends Rs 806 cr on CSR in Odisha During 2000-13, Focus on Infrastructure Development

INDIACSR Correspondent BHUBANEWSWAR: Big Corporate houses, having operation and business activities in the area of mining, steel, power and aluminium in the state of Odisha have spent about Rs 806.03 crore on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities during 2000-2013., industries minister Niranjan Pujari said in a written reply in the state assembly. He informed house [...]

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Companies Need to Look Beyond Shareholder Value & Make Sustainability a Core Driver of Their Strategy, Says Sachin Pilot

Companies Need to Look Beyond Shareholder Value & Make Sustainability a Core Driver of Their Strategy, Says Sachin Pilot

Corporate Affairs Minister Inaugurates ‘CSIA International Corporate Governance Conference’ INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: Shri Sachin Pilot, Minister of Corporate Affairs, inaugurated the two-day 2nd CSIA (Corporate Secretaries International Association) International Corporate Governance Conference on the theme ‘Corporate Governance for Sustaining Prosperity and Posterity.’ Addressing the delegates from across the world, Shri Pilot said that [...]

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Respond to the Aspirations of Billion People, Rahul Tells Corporate Leaders

Respond to the Aspirations of Billion People, Rahul Tells Corporate Leaders

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: Mr Rahul Gandhi, Vice President, Indian National Congress (INC), called upon the business community to go for “smart interventions” in societal development to bring about qualitative changes in the lifestyles of common man and to propel ideations that can spur inclusive growth. Addressing the India Inc. at the CII’s Annual [...]

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Reliance Industries’ CSR Initiative Focuses on 24 Poorest Rural Areas in 10 States

Reliance Industries’ CSR Initiative Focuses on 24 Poorest Rural Areas in 10 States

By Rusen Kumar Rural areas are in prime focuses for Corporate India under their Corporate Social Responsibility programmes. Corporate are selecting deep rural villages in various states to bring social change in villages. This week,  Sahara India Pariwar has also announced for adoption of 1000 villages in 7 states for holistic development for the people. [...]

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We Are A Private Sector led Economy: Dr Manmohan Singh, PM

We Are A Private Sector led Economy: Dr Manmohan Singh, PM

Prime Minister’s Address at the CII National Conference and Annual General Meeting INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: We are a private sector led economy with 75% of investment being in the private sector which includes farmers, small businesses and the corporate sector – the driver of growth is indeed private investment, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh [...]

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Subrata Roy Sahara Announced to Adopt 1000 Villages in 7 States Under CSR

Subrata Roy Sahara Announced to Adopt 1000 Villages in 7 States Under CSR

By Rusen Kumar CHANDIGARH: Chairman of Sahara Group – Shri Subrat Roy Sahara, on the occasion of 100th birth anniversary of his father Late Shri Sudhir Chandra Roy, today announced another major Corporate Social Responsibility initiative “Village Esteem Development Adoption by Sahara” (VEDAS) for his Sahara Group (Sahara India Pariwar), one of the biggest diversified [...]

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Indian Pharma Majors Have to Spend Rs 325 cr Under Corporate Social Responsibility Scheme: Report

Indian Pharma Majors Have to Spend Rs 325 cr Under Corporate Social Responsibility Scheme: Report

Indian Affairs reported that With the passing of Companies Bill 2012 in the Lok Sabha on December 18, 2012, the Indian pharmaceutical companies have to invest anywhere between Rs.300-325 crore in the coming years under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) scheme. It has reported that, Few pharmaceutical companies have already implemented CSR activities and published their [...]

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ONGC to Help Conserve Six Major Monuments

ONGC to Help Conserve Six Major Monuments

MANGALORE: The preservation and restoration of six major monuments in India is all set to get a major boost with oil major ONGC Ltd evincing keen interest in this endeavour. Spurred by the interest shown by K Chiranjeevi, Union minister of state for tourism, ONGC will fund the project at Bodh Gaya temple in Bihar, [...]

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We Have Provided 3223 Houses to Flood Victims in Karnataka: Aravind Sitaraman, President – Inclusive Growth, Cisco Systems

We Have Provided 3223 Houses to Flood Victims in Karnataka: Aravind Sitaraman, President – Inclusive Growth, Cisco Systems

Interview of Aravind Sitaraman, President – Inclusive Growth, Cisco Systems By Rusen Kumar BANGALORE: Aravind Sitaraman is the President – Inclusive Growth at Cisco Systems. Aravind is a Computer Scientist with over 27 years of work experience. After pioneering work in several startup & high-tech companies, he became one of the leading inventors in Cisco [...]

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