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Seminar ‘Energy: Vision 2030’ organised in Delhi

Seminar ‘Energy: Vision 2030’ organised in Delhi

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: The Seminar, ‘Energy: Vision 2030’ was held on 9 December at Gulmohar Hall. This was the 20th seminar in the series by The Oceanic Group & India Habitat Centre (IHC). The deliberations and recommendations of the above Seminar will be published in a Books/ Reports on Energy, Science & Technology […]

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CSR matchmakers work overtime

CSR matchmakers work overtime

According to Times of India report, In early October, Vibha, a not-for profit body that works on behalf of some 30 other NGOs dedicated to solving problems of underprivileged children, brought together representatives from a host of companies to discuss the new corporate social responsibility (CSR ) mandate . The three-day event in Bangalore saw […]

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New CSR Act should help healthcare sector: IICA

New CSR Act should help healthcare sector: IICA

    KOCHI: It has reported that with the corporate affairs ministry making it mandatory for companies to invest 2% in corporate social responsibility (CSR) projects, companies will have to invest in good projects rather than make a casual spending, said Bhaskar Chatterjee, director general and CEO of Indian institute of corporate affairs (IICA). Chatterjee […]

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NINL Donates Rs. 20 Lakhs for Phailin Relief

NINL Donates Rs. 20 Lakhs for Phailin Relief

INDIACSR News Network JAJPUR (Odisha): Neelachal Ispat Nigam Limited, situated in the Kalinga Nagar Industrial Complex in Odisha’s Jajpur district, donated Rs 20 Lakhs to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund for restoration and relief operation of the people affected by the cyclone Phailin and the resultant flood in the state.   NINL Director (Finance) S.P. […]

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Conference on Disability Equality and Accessibility in India on 20 Dec in Chennai

Conference on Disability Equality and Accessibility in India on 20 Dec in Chennai

  Conference on Disability Equality and Accessibility in India Venue: Hilton Hotel, Guindy, Chennai, India Date: Friday 20th December 2013 Time: 8am-6pm (Including a networking reception) The purpose of this conference is to: Bring together national and international resources to provide an environment for innovation and creativity, with the aim of identifying solutions to initiate […]

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International Symposium on CSR in Bangalore at Amrita University Campus on 12-13 December

International Symposium on CSR in Bangalore at Amrita University Campus on 12-13 December

          Kindly send your expression of interest to participate in the Symposium please write  to     rusenk@indiacsr.in INDIACSR News Network BANGALORE: Building a roadmap to higher quality CSR is at the heart of the upcoming INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM on CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (IS-CSR) at Amrita University Campus, Bangalore on 12th – 13th December […]

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Govt may Mandate 10% of CSR funds for Welfare of Elderly Persons

Govt may Mandate 10% of CSR funds for Welfare of Elderly Persons

    NEW DELHI: It has reported that the Centre may make it mandatory that 10% of ‘corporate social responsibility’ funds are spent on the welfare of elderly persons and effect a ten-fold hike in the old-age pension, in what is likely to be a new focus on senior citizens in view of their rapidly […]

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Companies spending 2 pc on CSR will have a multiplier effect: Finance Minister

NEW DELHI: Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said if corporates spend 2 per cent of their profit on CSR activities, then it will have a multiplier effect in bringing out much greater inclusiveness. “Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is now mandatory. The mandate is that corporates must spend 2 per cent of their profit on CSR, […]

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No Relaxation: Companies Have to Spend On CSR Initiatives, Rotate Auditors

NEW DELHI: It has reported that the corporate affairs ministry has rejected the industry’s demand for a relaxation in the norms on mandatory CSR spending and rotation of auditors outlined in the new Companies Act. A senior official told ET that the ministry has decided to stick to the original draft of rules despite intense […]

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CSR issues continue to remain unresolved by Asish K Bhattacharyya

CSR issues continue to remain unresolved by Asish K Bhattacharyya

In the absence of clarity, unscrupulous companies will take advantage of loopholes and honest companies will get harassed By Asish K Bhattacharyya We have discussed a lot on ‘why CSR’. It’s time to discuss ‘how’, rather than ‘why’. Draft Rules are before us. The provision (section 135) of the Companies Act 2013 shall be applicable […]

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  • indiacsr: I want to participate in the programme. Kindly send me detail.