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MoCA clarifies all investments in health infrastructure qualify as CSR spending

MoCA clarifies all investments in health infrastructure qualify as CSR spending

🕔06:43, 6.May 2021

New Delhi, May 6  As part of efforts to quickly channelise funds for the development of the health infrastructure required to fight the Covid pandemic, the government has allowed investments in such activities to qualify as eligible corporate social responsibility

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41st NTPC Junior National Archery Championship to commence from 7th March 2021 in Deharadun, Uttarakhand

41st NTPC Junior National Archery Championship to commence from 7th March 2021 in Deharadun, Uttarakhand

🕔20:50, 4.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 4th 2021: As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), NTPC Ltd, India’s largest integrated energy company will be promoting archery in India by holding the 41st NTPC Junior National Archery Championship at Survey of India ground in

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OIL launches project on women’s health and hygiene in Assam district

OIL launches project on women’s health and hygiene in Assam district

🕔17:06, 26.Dec 2020

Guwahati, Dec 26  The state-owned OIL has launched ‘OIL Shakti’, a society-based sanitary napkin production and marketing unit in Assam, to promote the menstrual health and hygiene management among women of vulnerable communities so as to reduce maternal and infant

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Donations by companies to PM-CARES Fund notified as CSR

Donations by companies to PM-CARES Fund notified as CSR

🕔16:06, 27.May 2020

New Delhi, May 27  Two months after it made the announcement, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs has finally notified that donations made by companies to the Prime Ministers Citizens Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund (PM-CARES Fund) will be

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Cos have spent Rs 50,000 cr on CSR in 5 years: Govt

Cos have spent Rs 50,000 cr on CSR in 5 years: Govt

🕔17:19, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29  The corporate sector has set aside over Rs 10,000 crore every fiscal year since 2014-15 towards corporate social responsibility, President Ram Nath Kovind said. He said the Companies Act was amended in 2013-14 making it mandatory

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CSR spend Rs 50k cr, must fund orphans & disabled: Kovind

CSR spend Rs 50k cr, must fund orphans & disabled: Kovind

🕔17:02, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29 The corporate sector has spent Rs 10,000 crore every fiscal year since 2014-15 towards corporate social responsibility, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Tuesday, while asking companies to contribute more towards social welfare spending for orphans and

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LS nod to Companies Act amendment for ease of doing business

LS nod to Companies Act amendment for ease of doing business

🕔07:40, 27.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 27  A bill to amend the Companies Act to provide for ease of doing business, tighten Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) compliance, transfer certain responsibilities to the NCLT and re-categorise offences as civil defaults was on Friday passed

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Government invites entries for first National CSR Awards

Government invites entries for first National CSR Awards

🕔09:20, 27.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 27  The government on Saturday invited nominations for the first National CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) Awards from ministries and departments of Central and state governments and professional bodies by September 30. “An organisation can nominate up to 10

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NLCIL inaugurates Free Tailoring Classes for the Women in Surrounding Villages under CSR Initiatives

NLCIL inaugurates Free Tailoring Classes for the Women in Surrounding Villages under CSR Initiatives

🕔05:11, 13.Jul 2018

As a part its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives, NLCIL has been continuously imparting  various vocational training courses  to the women members  of surrounding villages, to sustain  their lively hood, to increase self-reliance and  self-esteem by training them in  various

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Railways to have innovative funding strategy: Prabhu

Railways to have innovative funding strategy: Prabhu

🕔11:30, 30.Jan 2015

Bengaluru, Jan 30  The railway budget for 2015-16 would spell out an innovative strategy to fund its infrastructure projects, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said Thursday. “The new strategy will involve pooling in funds from the Members of Parliament Local Area

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Infosys to spend $5 mn on CSR in US

Infosys to spend $5 mn on CSR in US

🕔10:34, 31.Dec 2014

Bengaluru, Dec 31  Infosys Ltd. Tuesday announced a $5-million annual outlay for its corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities in the US through its not-for-profit trust Infosys Foundation. “We will focus on making computer science education accessible to communities in the

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Hindustan Power CSR helps MP district raise food output

Hindustan Power CSR helps MP district raise food output

🕔11:45, 23.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 23  Hindustan Power said initiatives taken under its corporate social responsibility (CSR) programme resulted in increasing the food sufficiency in Anuppur district of Madhya Pradesh by around 50 percent. The area is the location of the company’s

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POWERGRID Donates Ambulance to General Hospital, Gurgaon under CSR

POWERGRID Donates Ambulance to General Hospital, Gurgaon under CSR

🕔12:16, 22.May 2014

New Delhi, May 22 : Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (POWERGRID), a Navratna Central Public Sector Enterprise, realizing the indispensable role of ambulance services in emergency pre-hospital medical care, patient transfer, ease of access to health services particularly to

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