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Dainik Bhaskar Organizes Vastradaan Campaign

Dainik Bhaskar Organizes Vastradaan Campaign

INDIACSR News Network BHOPAL: Dainik Bhaskar organized Vastradaan (Cloth Donation) Campaign in 9 states (Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Chandigarh, Punjab, Haryana, Gujarat, Maharashtra) with the main theme to lend a helping hand to the needy and under privileged group of people during the winter season and give them the feeling of relief and warmth. […]

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Jubilant FoodWorks Employees Steps Out to Promote Road Safety in Urban India

Jubilant FoodWorks Employees Steps Out to Promote Road Safety in Urban India

INDIACSR Bureau NEW DELHI:  Jubilant FoodWorks Limited (JFL) / Domino’s Pizza with an aim to support the United Nations Action for the Decade of Road Safety took a country-wide joint initiative with the Traffic Police authorities in the first week of January, 2013 (1-6 January,2013) in various cities like; Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Pune and […]

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Mandating the New-Age Corporate Social Responsibility is the Need of the Hour

Mandating the New-Age Corporate Social Responsibility is the Need of the Hour

CSR is called ‘Strategic CSR’ when it is treated as a part of an effective corporate strategy to meet the company’s financial and non-financial goals. By Vaishali Shah There is a lot of anticipation around the new Companies Bill which mandates 2% of the net profit of a company, to be spent towards Corporate Social […]

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PSUs Fail to Meet CSR Targets

PSUs Fail to Meet CSR Targets

By Ahona Ghosh & Kiran Kabtta Somvanshi MUMBAI: Even as the government tries to coax private companies to spend more money in fulfilling their corporate social responsibilities, public sector undertakings remain laggards. Ten large PSUs, which were together mandated to spend 1,313 crore in FY12, managed to disburse less than half that amount. According to […]

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2027 is Calling Our Youth Capital By Ritesh Garg

2027 is Calling Our Youth Capital By Ritesh Garg

By Ritesh Garg India, being a developing country, could certainly be traced as one of the fastest growing economies of the world. It has remained vaguely unaffected from the global incidents and economic drench that drew the countries of the world during 2008 slowdown/ global meltdown. Even in this period of economic deceleration, India has […]

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CRY Corporate Responsibility Summit 2013 Held in Mumbai

CRY Corporate Responsibility Summit 2013 Held in Mumbai

By Himanshu Chanda & Harsha Mukherjee CRY successfully conducted the CRY Corporate Responsibility Summit 2013, here in Mumbai on 11 Jan 2013. The prime motive of the event was to delve deeper into corporate responsibility and CRY did a phenomenal job at it by having the best minds in the Corporate Responsibility domain come together, […]

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The ‘Sustainability Movement’ in Our Country is Now Coming of Age: President, Pranab Mukherjee

The ‘Sustainability Movement’ in Our Country is Now Coming of Age: President, Pranab Mukherjee

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI:  President of India, Pranab Mukherjee presented the CII-ITC Sustainability Awards 2012 today at a function at Vigyan Bhavan. Speaking on the occasion the President congratulated the award winners and advised Indian industry to think, create, and deliver while taking care of our future generations. He said what is necessary for […]

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Social Innovation: Ancient Art Techniques Used to Save Trees in India

Social Innovation: Ancient Art Techniques Used to Save Trees in India

By Sangeeta Haindl This is a beautiful story of art saving trees in the state of Bihar, India from being cut down. Artists are painting images of Hindu gods on trees to save them from the axe and protecting the environment. At fewer than seven per cent, Bihar has one of the lowest forest coverage […]

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New Provisions in Company Bill 2012

New Provisions in Company Bill 2012

INDIACSR News Network The Companies Act 1956 is all set to be replaced by the Companies Bill 2012 which was passed by the Lok Sabha on 18th December 2012. Here are new provision added in the Company Bill 2012: 1. Inclusion of whole-time director in the definition of ‘key managerial personnel’. 2. The term ‘private […]

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Centre Tightens Noose on Corporates By Kumkum Sen

Centre Tightens Noose on Corporates By Kumkum Sen

Kumkum Sen Finally, at the fag end of the winter session, the Companies Bill 2012 was passed by the Lok Sabha and now awaits clearance by the Rajya Sabha before it undertakes the complicated process of being notified and coming into effect as the applicable law. It’s been a long and painful gestation since 2002, […]

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