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CSR Mandatory for Corporates from April 1 in India

CSR Mandatory for Corporates from April 1 in India

CHANDIGARH: Mere compliance with rules or carrying out welfare initiatives for the staff does not fall in the ambit of corporate social responsibility (CSR), a senior functionary said here Wednesday (29 Jan 2014). Bhaskar Chatterjee, director general and chief executive officer of the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, Ministry of Corporate Affairs. Chatterjee said: “CSR, […]

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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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ICICI Academy for Skills Launches Centre in Chennai

ICICI Academy for Skills Launches Centre in Chennai

  INDIACSR News Network CHENNAI: ICICI Academy for Skills (ICICI Academy) has announced the launch of a centre in Chennai to provide vocational training to the youth from the economically weaker sections to help them earn a sustainable livelihood. The centre will offer courses on three disciplines- selling skills, office administration and web designing- for […]

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Religious Contributions by Corporates Not CSR Activity: Sachin Pilot

Religious Contributions by Corporates Not CSR Activity: Sachin Pilot

NEW DELHI: According to the new Companies Bill 2012, companies with a net worth of Rs.500 crore or more, a turnover of Rs.1,000 crore or more or a net profit of Rs.5 crore or more in a financial year are mandated to pay 2% of their profit towards CSR. Corporate Affairs Minister Sachin Pilot on […]

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Spending on Profit Earning Ventures Cannot be CSR

Spending on Profit Earning Ventures Cannot be CSR

  NEW DELHI: As India Inc readies itself for mandatory social welfare spending, Corporate Affairs Minister Sachin Pilot today said money spent on activities that earn profits will be a grey area while considering it as a CSR initiative. The rules on what activities should qualify as such a CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) initiative would […]

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Vedanta Khushi – Shano Came Back As My Lost Daughter

Vedanta Khushi – Shano Came Back As My Lost Daughter

Subscribe Monthly Magazine ‘CSR & Competitiveness’ Vedanta Khushi presents you an emotional story of a father who lost a child during an accident. A true story that also shows in a unique way that life sometimes gives you a different way to care about underprivileged children. This incident is a little old and when I […]

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Vedanta Foundation Organizes Healthy Baby Competition at Bhawanipatna

Vedanta Foundation Organizes Healthy Baby Competition at Bhawanipatna

INDIACSR News Network BHAWANIPATNA (Odisha) : Healthy children are necessary for a health society, keeping this in mind, Vedanta Foundation on November 29, 2011 organized a Health baby Competition at Bhawanipatna where 60 babies of seven months to one years of age participated. Rupa Nayak – an 11-month baby won the first prize while Premjot […]

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Tata Steel wins CII National Award for Excellence in Water Management 2011

Tata Steel wins CII National Award for Excellence in Water Management 2011

INDIACSR News Network Sri.Gurmeet Singh Kunnar, Minister, Government of Rajasthan presenting CII national award to Tata Steel for water management JAMSHEDPUR: Tata Steel’s Mines Division, Noamundi has been awarded Confederation of Indian Industry’s (CII) National Award for Excellence in Water Management 2011 for its “Most Innovative Rainwater Harvesting Project”. The National Competition for excellence in […]

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Industry should be allowed to monitor implementation of CSR without government intervention: Assocham

Industry should be allowed to monitor implementation of CSR without government intervention: Assocham

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: Mr D.S. Rawat, secretary general of The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM), said the industry should be allowed to monitor implementation of CSR themselves without government intervention. “There is growing awareness among Indian corporates to adopt social, environmental and economic responsibilities.” Industry body ASSOCHAM appreciated the […]

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Companies Bill will promote greater shareholder democracy and stricter corporate governance norms: ASSOCHAM

Companies Bill will promote greater shareholder democracy and stricter corporate governance norms: ASSOCHAM

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: Industry body ASSOCHAM appreciated the Cabinet approval for the Companies Bill, saying it will promote greater shareholder democracy and stricter corporate governance norms. “The proposed law seeks to update the company law in line with the best global practices,” said Mr D.S. Rawat, secretary general of The Associated Chambers of […]

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