Building back flood ravaged Kashmir through CSR
April 20, 2015

Businesses cannot be successful when the society around them fails, says Shallu Jindal, Co-Chairperson of the JSPL Foundation. New Delhi: Frequent flooding in the valley of Kashmir has…

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Vedanta wins four awards at India CSR

Vedanta’s Jharsuguda business wins the ‘Best CSR Award in Women Empowerment’. New Delhi: Vedanta, one of India’s largest diversified natural resources company, with operations across zinc, lead, silver,…

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Ahmedabad’s heat action plan gets global attention

Indian City of Ahmedabad has received international honour for ‘Heat Action Plan’ to address climate change. New Delhi: Ahmedabad’s Heat Action Plan has become a pioneer strategy in…

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Mumbai’s largest slum set to make Net gain
April 16, 2015

Gone are the days when NGOs only did social work and business houses only did money making activity, said Megha Gupta, founder of Dharavimarket.com. New Delhi: Skilled craftsmen…

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Rockefeller pledges $75 mn to electrify 1,000 Indian villages

The newly launched Smart Power initiative will promote economic development in rural areas through access to reliable and renewable energy. New Delhi: The Rockefeller Foundation today committed USD…

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Nestle trying to influence nurses in India, alleges BPNI

Nestle is trying to act clever and influencing nurses through a national quiz, said Dr Arun Gupta, Coordinator of Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India. New Delhi: Leading baby…

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India has Rs 5K cr market for offgrid solar products: Govt
March 20, 2015

More than five crore households in India need the offgrid products, said Tarun Kapoor, Joint Secretary of India’s Ministry of New & Renewable Energy. New Delhi: The largely…

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India Inc launches new tool for effective water management
March 13, 2015

India faces the daunting challenge of water scarcity that imposes significant risks on health, agriculture and industrial operations. New Delhi: Today, Confederation of Indian Industry’s (CII) Water India…

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PVR introduces Swaccha PVR drive in Punjab
February 17, 2015

This drive is part of a pan India campaign which is being conducted across 44 cities. New Delhi: With an earnest attempt to provide the cleanest cinema chain…

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Indian bizwomen suffer from a 73% credit deficit: Maini
February 13, 2015

N K Maini, Deputy Managing Director, SIDBI, highlighted the domestic financial constraints faced by women entrepreneurs.  New Delhi: On 11th February 2015, CUTS International hosted a National Consultation…

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