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Paras Hospitals Gurgaon Conducts Awareness Drive Against Hepatitis

IndiaCSR News Network GURGAON: Highly density of population owing to migration, lack of sanitation and cleanliness, shortage of general awareness about personal hygiene are factors that make cities like Gurgaon highly vulnerable to infections such as hepatitis. Through a series of initiatives including health screening camps, talk sessions, and vaccination drives, Paras Hospitals, Gurgaon reached [...]

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Hindustan Zinc’s Net Profit up by 19% to Rs. 1,921 Crore in Q1

Hindustan Zinc’s Net Profit up by 19% to Rs. 1,921 Crore in Q1

Mined metal production up 42%, EBITDA up 24% IndiaCSR News Network MUMBAI: Hindustan Zinc, a Vedanta group company and one of the world’s largest integrated producers of zinc-lead and a leading producer of silver declared its FY16 first quarter result. The net profit increased by 19% for the quarter to Rs. 1,921 Crore driven by [...]

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Govt Organizes Seminar on ‘Bio Fuel Programme’ on July 13

Govt Organizes Seminar on ‘Bio Fuel Programme’ on July 13

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: A National seminar on ‘Bio Fuel Programme in India – The Way Forward’  has been organised by Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas on 13th July 2015, at Vigyan Bhavan,New Delhi. Minister of State (I/C) Dharmedra Pradhan will inaugurate. Padma Vibhushan Dr. R A Mashelkar Chancellor, AcSIR, NCL, Pune will [...]

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IT firms’ CSR spending rose nearly five times in FY15

IT firms’ CSR spending rose nearly five times in FY15

In the first year of compliance with the Companies Act of 2013, IT firms’ CSR spending rose from Rs137 crore to over Rs640 crore in FY 15. BANGALURU: When corporate social responsibility (CSR) rules were put in place in 2013, no one doubted that the big companies, at least, would comply with the law. Even [...]

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e-Governance Initiatives Launched Under the Digital India Programme

e-Governance Initiatives Launched Under the Digital India Programme

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State for Commerce & Industry launched a slew of e-Governance initiatives of MPEDA under the Digital India Programme. Developed by MPEDA, two of these programmes, namely, Shrimp Price Information over SMS by a missed call, and mKRISHI – Mobile App for aquaculture operations have been developed [...]

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Disabled Population: Census data released

Disabled Population: Census data released

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: The Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India has released data on disabled population by type of disability, type of households and sex – 2011. The data gives the number of households having disabled persons by type of households including normal, institutional and house-less households. The disabled persons [...]

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Ministry of Home Affairs Observes Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Ministry of Home Affairs Observes Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Home Affairs stepped up its activities realizing ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan‘  in a week-long cleanliness drive. During this week, teams  formed for a thorough cleaning of each and every room. The cleanliness activities were closely monitored. The Divisional Heads have visited the sections under their control to ensure [...]

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Corporates are Expected to Spend over Rs 25,000 crore on corporate social responsibility: Study

Corporates are Expected to Spend over Rs 25,000 crore on corporate social responsibility: Study

IndiaCSR News Network AHMEDABAD: Corporate charity is not new to India. But now that this voluntary act has been made mandatory by the New Companies Act 2013. Indian corporates are expected to spend over Rs 25,000 crore this year on corporate social responsibility (CSR). According to a working paper by the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad [...]

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PM Calls for Accelerating delivery of Benefits Through Aadhaar and DBT

PM Calls for Accelerating delivery of Benefits Through Aadhaar and DBT

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has called for accelerating the delivery of benefits, and expanding the applications of the Aadhaar (UID) platform. Prime Minister expressed while reviewing the progress of UID and DBT at a high-level meeting. Home Minister, Rajnath Singh, Ministers of State in the Finance and Home Ministries Jayant [...]

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FIITJEE Delhi Students Secure Top Ranks in JEE Advanced 2015

FIITJEE Delhi Students Secure Top Ranks in JEE Advanced 2015

IndiaCSR News Network DELHI: With JEE Advanced 2015 results putting the spotlight on top rankers, it was a day of triumph for FIITJEE students across the country, with students mentored by India’s leading engineering entrance institute once again ruling the roost. For FIITJEE Delhi, this result was very special; as they had a clean sweep [...]

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