Artistic touch: England's Ashes batch of 2005, 2015 draw portraits of each other for charity
Artistic touch: England's Ashes batch of 2005, 2015 draw portraits of each other for charity

Former and current England players showed their artistic side by making a sketch of the 2005 and 2015 English Ashes side. They have put these sketches for auction at Cricket United which is UK's biggest ever cricket charity awareness campaign to raise money for disabled charity organisations.

Duchess of Cornwall to auction Andy Murray's `wristband`
Duchess of Cornwall to auction Andy Murray's `wristband`

Good news for Andy Murray's fans! The Duchess of Cornwall is putting the player's sweatband up for grabs.

Saudi Prince Alwaleed pledges entire $32 bn fortune to charity
Saudi Prince Alwaleed pledges entire $32 bn fortune to charity

 Saudi Arabia`s billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal on Wednesday pledged his entire $32-billion (28.8-billion-euro) fortune to charitable projects over the coming years.

Supporting a good cause makes Aditi Rao Hydari 'happy'
Supporting a good cause makes Aditi Rao Hydari 'happy'

Actress Aditi Rao Hydari takes pride in being a part of a short film "Kanyadaan", which not only touches upon a father-daughter relationship but puts the spotlight on the issue of domestic violence.

Tibetan women from Nepal to walk the ramp for quake-hit

 Two young Tibetan women from Nepal will sashay down the ramp during the Miss Tibet pageant here to highlight the plight of the Nepalis after a strong quake hit the Himalayan nation in April.

'Share your Plate' campaign to aid underprivileged kids

'Share your Plate' campaign, launched by online food delivery marketplace Foodpanda in association with Care India and Sakshi NGO, is aimed at generating cash and kind for underprivileged children.

Kanye West makes record donation of USD 133K to co-founded charity
Kanye West makes record donation of USD 133K to co-founded charity

The American rapper Kanye West has recently shown his charitable side with a record donation of 133,000 dollars to his youth organization.

Manisha Koirala partners with UNFPA to help quake-affected women
Manisha Koirala partners with UNFPA to help quake-affected women

Noted Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala has partnered with the United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) and Government of Nepal to help quake affected women of Nepal by providing them with 'Dignity Kits'.

This is how US supergroup helped combat Africa famine with `We Are the World`

 Music producer Ken Kragen has spilled the secrets on how he brought along megastars to make charity single 'We Are the World' with an intention to combat famine in Africa.

Courtney Stodden releasing $1M sex tape for charity

 American reality show contestant Courtney Stodden has agreed to release her sex tape but only for charity.

'Andaman Islands authorities failed to end human safaris to Jarawa tribe'

A London-based charity on Monday alleged that Andaman Islands authorities have failed to end "human safaris" to the vulnerable Jarawa tribe by their self-imposed deadline of March 2015.

People should donate 10% of their incomes to charity: Dr Subhash Chandra

Essel Group Chairman Dr Subhash Chandra attended the inaugural session of 'Rashtriya Sewa Sangam' held in New Delhi and encouraged people to donate more and more to the poor.

Charity from foreign lands has hidden motives: RSS leader

Charity from foreign lands has hidden motives and such service is just like business, a top RSS functionary on Saturday claimed at a convention of nearly 800 Sangh-backed organisations that commenced here.

Rumble in the rectory: Irish priest takes to the ring

An Irish Catholic priest gave a whole new meaning to "white collar boxing" at the weekend after taking to the ring to battle a parishioner in a charity fight.

Robert Downey Jr. presents 'Iron Man' arm to disabled boy
Robert Downey Jr. presents 'Iron Man' arm to disabled boy

Actor Robert Downey Jr. became a real life superhero after he gifted a 3D bionic "Iron Man" arm to a little boy who was born with a partially developed right arm.

George Clooney to visit Sandwich chain for charity
George Clooney to visit Sandwich chain for charity

An Edinburgh sandwich shop owner is all set to welcome George Clooney later this year after the Hollywood star accepted an invite to support the business.

Alec Baldwin sings with Chance the Rapper for charity
Alec Baldwin sings with Chance the Rapper for charity

Actor Alec Baldwin rapped with Chance the Rapper at the Louder Than a Bomb youth poetry festival, which raises funds for an arts organisation that promotes youth literacy, leadership and storytelling.

Widows to play Holi in Vrindavan
Widows to play Holi in Vrindavan

  Breaking age-old barriers, thousands of widows from Varanasi and Vrindavan will sprinkle colours on each other as part of Holi celebrations beginning March 3 in the temple town.

Taylor Swift donates USD 50,000 to New York public schools
Taylor Swift donates USD 50,000 to New York public schools

Country star Taylor Swift has made a donation of USD 50,000 to New York public schools.