Encourage voluntary eye donation, says Vice-President

Jul 07 2018

Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu today stressed on the need to encourage voluntary eye donation, and said this "sublime ethos" must be inculcated among children in schools.

Niti Aayog's June 22 meeting in Srinagar postponed

Jun 20 2018

Niti Aayog's proposed meeting with the officials of Jammu and Kashmir government and NGOs has been postponed in view of the imposition of Governor's rule in the state, a senior official said.

Hungary passes 'STOP Soros' laws, defying EU and rights groups

Jun 20 2018

Hungary’s parliament approved a package of bills that criminalises some help given to illegal immigrants, defying the EU and human rights groups and narrowing the scope for action by NGOs.

CBI registers 4 more cases in Srijan scam

Jun 13 2018

The CBI said that it has registered 4 more cases against eight persons in connection with the Srijan scam involving a Bhagalpur NGO that allegedly pilfered funds meant for government welfare schemes.

HC quashes Delhi govt mid-day meal scheme condition for NGOs

Jun 06 2018

The Delhi HC quashed the Delhi govt's eligibility condition related to average annual turnover for NGOs seeking tender of the mid-day cooked meal scheme, terming it as "arbitrary" and "unreasonable".

NGOs seeking foreign funds require 'DARPAN' registration: Govt

Mar 27 2018

NGOs seeking foreign donations under Foreign Contribution Regulation Act are required to be registered under "DARPAN" web portal of NITI Aayog, Parliament was told.

NGOs, civil society can play important role in improving human index

Mar 09 2018

Rajnath Singh said non-government organisations (NGOs) and civil society can play an important role in helping improve India's ranking on the human development index.

Opposition to Oz projects abetted by NGOs, competitors: Adani

Feb 03 2018

Gautam Adani said the intense resistance to his group's Oz projects was "abetted by some intl NGOs and competitors" and termed personal attacks on him as "vicious".

YES Bank announces Rs 7.5-cr grant for NGOs, social enterprises

Jan 12 2018

YES Foundation launched a programme to inculcate the spirit of responsible youth citizenship and drive social impact through the medium of films.

Private sector, NGOs should help govts with rural healthcare

Nov 05 2017

Venkaiah Naidu said the private sector and NGOs should supplement the efforts to provide better healthcare in rural areas.

Indian Markets


    36,442.83 91.60   (0.25 %)

    10,991.90 34.80   (0.32 %)

Global Markets


Stocks In News



Xiaomi MI TV enter into distribution partnership


IHH makes open offer for 197.03 Mn shares of Fortis Healthcare


 Seeks $3 Bn Loan To Buy Arysta


Board meet today to finalise LIC deal

twitter @BTVI