NGO

Dia supports NGO to make rural 'cool'
Dia supports NGO to make rural 'cool'

Actress and producer Dia Mirza is set to support 'Rural Is Cool' -- an initiative by Ronnie and Zarina Screwvala's Swades Foundation -- to raise funds for the sake of educational and sanitation facilities for residents of the country's rural areas.

Goa's differently-abled use social media to raise issues
Goa's differently-abled use social media to raise issues

Differently-abled people in Goa are using social media applications like Whatsapp and Facebook to get together and address the issues concerning them.

NGOs helping Agra's homeless to survive the chill

 With the temperature dropping by each passing day and this Taj city enveloped in a misty fog in the morning, night shelters set up by voluntary groups are providing succour to the needy.

Nursery admission: HC to hear pleas Tuesday

The Delhi High Court Monday said it will hear Tuesday the pleas challenging the decision of a single-judge bench to quash the lieutenant governor`s points system guidelines of last year on nursery admissions in unaided private schools of the capital.

Philippines typhoon sparks calls for climate action

While loved ones braced for the full impact of Typhoon Hagupit back home, Filipino activists in Lima urged climate negotiators Saturday to act with more urgency in drafting a global plan to limit such potentially life-threatening events.

DNA: Punjab eye camp tragedy, 60 patients lose eyesight

60 persons have lost their eyesight after an operation at a free medical camp organised by an NGO in Gurdaspur district of Punjab, civil and medical authorities said on Thursday.

60 patients lose sight after cataract surgery in Punjab

60 persons have lost their eyesight after an operation at a free medical camp organised by an NGO in Gurdaspur district, civil and medical authorities said on Thursday.

Punjab bans health camps without permission

The Punjab government Friday banned holding of health camps without prior approval of civil surgeons in respective districts.

60 patients lose eyesight after cataract surgery at camp in Punjab

In yet another shocking case of medical negligence, at least 60 persons have lost their eyesight after an operation at a free medical camp organised by an NGO in Gurdaspur district, civil and medical authorities said on Thursday.

Nursery admission: NGO moves against quashing of points system

An NGO on Monday moved the Delhi High Court against its single judge order quashing the points system for nursery admission brought in by the Lieutenant Governor (LG) for private unaided schools here.

Ensure safety of girl child: NCW urges government

 The government, civil society and other stakeholders must work together to ensure a safe future for girls in every part of India, NCW chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam said Wednesday.

Dalit killings in Maharashtra: NGO to stage protest today

A city-based NGO will on Saturday stage a protest here against the recent killings of Dalits at a village in Maharashtra.

Maha Dalit killings: NGO to stage protest in Maharashtra tomorrow

A city-based NGO will stage a protest here on Saturday against the recent killings of Dalits at a village in Maharashtra.

NGOs in Assam under police scanner over jihadi link

The Assam Police and NIA have intensified their search for absconding Burdwan blast suspect Shahnur Alom, and police Wednesday said they were also probing some NGOs for their probable links with Islamist terror networks.

Ghaziabad NGO to build electric crematoria on Ganga banks

 A Ghaziabad-based NGO in collaboration with the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) will construct electric crematoria on the banks of the Ganga river, an official said here Friday.

Our activists not allowed to enter India: Greenpeace

NGO Greenpeace International, which is under the scanner of intelligence agencies, today alleged activists associated with it are being denied entry into the country.

Cheating case of Rs 95 filed against 'most prominent' Gujarat politician

A person filed a plea before a local court alleging that one of Gujarat's "most prominent" politicians allegedly duped him of Rs 95.

Four children abused in Goa everyday: NGO

Nearly four children are abused everyday in Goa and most of such offences remain unreported, as per an NGO working against child abuse.

Srinivasan drops in at Dalmiya's residence, donates Rs 1 cr to NGO
Srinivasan drops in at Dalmiya's residence, donates Rs 1 cr to NGO

ICC chairman N Srinivasan on Sunday dropped in at former BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya's residence for a brief "courtesy visit" while 103 of the 121 affiliated units of Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) felicitated the Tamil Nadu strongman on Sunday.

Srinivasan refuses to comment on West Iindies team's pullout
Srinivasan refuses to comment on West Iindies team's pullout

ICC Chairman N Srinivasan on Sunday refused to comment on the West Indies team's sudden pullout of the India series.