Rare 15th century books donated to Australian library

A collection of rare books dating back to the 15th century was donated to the State Library of Victoria, Australia.

Indian ice hockey team asks for help to participate in Asia Cup
Indian ice hockey team asks for help to participate in Asia Cup

It was not a surprise when the Ice Hockey Association of India (IHAI) went online and appealed to supporters on social media for donations to finance the Indian team to compete in an international competition.

Tiger Woods launches scholarship fund for Charlie Sifford
Tiger Woods launches scholarship fund for Charlie Sifford

Tiger Woods has made a $10,000 donation to launch a scholarship fund at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in tribute to Charlie Sifford, who broke the US PGA Tour color barrier.

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.

Clinton Foundation defends foreign donation; to review policy

A charity founded by former US president Bill Clinton has said it would review its policy of accepting foreign donation if former First Lady Hillary Clinton decides to seek presidential bid in 2016.

China donates $3 mn for Sri Lanka's flood affected

 The Chinese government has donated $3 million for flood relief in Sri Lanka, an official has revealed.

Army gives over Rs 100 cr to Prime Minister's Relief Fund

 The 1.3 million strong Indian Army on Thursday donated over Rs 100 crore to the Prime Minister's Relief Fund after forgoing their one-day salary.

Google to donate $2 million to San Francisco homeless groups

Google Inc, which has been criticized for exacerbating income inequality in San Francisco, on Thursday said it will donate $2 million to help the city’s large homeless population.

Ranbir, Anushka offer movie costumes for charity
Ranbir, Anushka offer movie costumes for charity

: Bollywood stars Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma have pledged to give their movie costumes to help raise funds for redevelopment of flood ravaged Kashmir and Assam.

Nobel laureate Malala donates $50,000 for Gaza schools

 Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai, the teenage Pakistani girl once shot by Taliban for promoting girls' education, has decided to donate her $50,000 prize to the UN to help rebuild Gaza schools damaged by Israel during the recent conflict.

Southern film actors donate for cyclone-hit victims
Southern film actors donate for cyclone-hit victims

 Popular Tamil actors such as Suriya, Vishal Krishna Reddy and Kajal Agarwal as well as Telugu stars Chiranjeevi, Rana Daggubati and Nandamuri Balakrishna Wednesday announced donations to the Chief Minister's relief fund for the victims of cyclone Hudhud, which struck Andhra Pradesh coast Sunday.

Tollywood stars reach out to help cyclone-hit victims
Tollywood stars reach out to help cyclone-hit victims

Top stars of  Telugu film industry Tuesday announced donations to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund for the victims of cyclone Hudhud which battered Andhra Pradesh coast Sunday.

Donors pledge $5.4 billion for Gaza reconstruction

India has promised USD four million in the total USD 5.4 billion aid that the global donors have pledged at a donor conference here aimed at raising funds for rebuilding Gaza Strip that was destroyed by its 50-day conflict with Israel.

Salman Khan donates Rs 50 lakh for Jammu and Kashmir flood victims
Salman Khan donates Rs 50 lakh for Jammu and Kashmir flood victims

When relief efforts and funds are pouring in from all quarters, for people in the flood-affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir, how can Bollywood superstar Salman Khan stay behind. If reports are anything to go by, then the actor has donated Rs 50 Lakh to the J&K relief fund.

Sachin Tendulkar donates relief materials for flood-affected people
Sachin Tendulkar donates relief materials for flood-affected people

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday came in support of people affected by the devastating flood in Jammu and Kashmir by donating truckloads of relief which consists of five tons of eatables and 1000 blankets apart from other important stuff, informed Jammu and Kashmir CA official Ranjeet Kalra.

PM Modi asks people to donate generously for J&K flood victims

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday made an appeal to all Indians to donate generously to the PM's National Relief Fund for the flood-affected people in Jammu and Kashmir.

Leonardo DiCaprio completes Ice Bucket Challenge
Leonardo DiCaprio completes Ice Bucket Challenge

  Superstar Leonardo DiCaprio finally took up the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and donated a hefty amount for the cause.

Draft guidelines submitted in Delhi HC over donor`s body

The city government on Wednesday submitted draft guidelines in the Delhi High Court on donation of bodies in hospitals for medical research purposes stating the procedure to be followed for donation.

Meghalaya Dy Speaker donates earnings for the poor

Meghalaya Deputy Speaker Sanbor Shullai has donated all of his year`s earnings, over Rs 18 lakh, to BPL families and people suffering from various diseases in the state.

Rakesh Roshan, housing society to donate Rs.15 lakh to fireman`s family

A fierce fire that broke out in a posh highrise building named Lotus Business Park in Andheri here left one brave fireman named Nitin Ivalekar dead. Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan has gotten together with the other property owners of the building to offer a compensation to the fireman’s bereaved wife.