Aamir, Anupam Kher pledge support for Kashmir flood victims

Aamir, Anupam Kher pledge support for Kashmir flood victims

In a bid to gather funds for flood-ravaged Kashmir, several cinema personalities including the likes of Aamir Khan, Anupam Kher and Farhan Akhtar came together for a special musical and dance concert here today.

Oct 19, 2014, 09:31 AM IST

PM Modi takes pledge for a clean India at India Gate

As PM Modi inaugurated his ambitious 'Clean India' mission, he also took pledge along with around 2,700 students from 44 government schools read from the 'pledge paper' at India Gate.

Oct 02, 2014, 17:34 PM IST
Rio 2016 Olympics makes low-carbon pledge

Rio 2016 Olympics makes low-carbon pledge

Eco-friendly initiatives will cut greenhouse gas emissions by 500,000 tons during the Rio 2016 Olympics, Games organisers said.

Sep 24, 2014, 11:55 AM IST

South Asian nations pledge to fight vector-borne diseases

Health ministers of South Asian countries including India Tuesday pledged to control and eliminate vector-borne diseases like malaria, kala azar and lymphatic filariasis in the region.

Sep 09, 2014, 23:41 PM IST

Leonardo DiCaprio to donate USD 7 million to ocean conservation

American actor and film producer Leonardo DiCaprio has pledged to donate USD 7 million to ocean conservation projects over the next two years.

Jul 17, 2014, 18:52 PM IST

Saudi king pledges to crush terrorism

Saudi King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz has said his government was determined to confront terrorism and will adopt all measures to protect its citizens and expatriates, a media report said Sunday.

Jun 29, 2014, 19:15 PM IST

Shilpa Shetty vows to donate eyes!

Bollywood beauty Shilpa Shetty who recently turned producer with the movie `Dishkiyaoon` has once again made headlines, and this time for a noble cause. The actress has pledged to donate her eyes after death.

Jun 07, 2014, 14:55 PM IST

Malaysian government pledges to continue searching for MH370

The Malaysian government Wednesday pledged that the country will keep searching for the missing Malysia Airlines flight MH370 for as long as it takes.

Jun 04, 2014, 19:06 PM IST

Arunachal CM affirms pledge for `people`s govt`

AP CM Nabam Tuki has reiterated his commitment for a `People’s government` this New Year and sought the cooperation of people to achieve this.

Jan 01, 2013, 13:47 PM IST

Arunachal traders pledge support to Anna

Expressing support to the
fasting 74-year-old Anna Hazare, traders of Arunachal Pradesh
on Wednesday took out rallies in Naharlagun and Itanagar downing the

Aug 24, 2011, 15:24 PM IST

Pledge to be responsible citizens: TV stars

TV actors, whose popularity with the masses now rival movie stars, exhorted the youth to become more responsible citizens of the country.

Aug 15, 2011, 13:23 PM IST

Playback singer Shaan pledges to fight tobacco menace

Shaan was appointed the tobacco control ambassador for the ministry of health and family welfare to promote the message of tobacco abstinence.

May 11, 2011, 08:42 AM IST

Pakistan President pledges press freedom: Group

Pakistani President Asif Ali
Zardari pledged to take action over the killings of
journalists, a media rights group said as it voiced alarm at a
string of slayings in the country.

May 04, 2011, 11:24 AM IST

Facebook founders pledge to do charity

Facebook founders pledge to donate over half of their wealth to charity.

Dec 10, 2010, 10:15 AM IST

Nitish Kumar pledges to weed out corruption

Pledging to weed out corruption if returned to power, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday sought the cooperation of the people for information on corrupt public servants.

Oct 22, 2010, 21:28 PM IST

CPI-M pledges to implement land reforms committee report

Charging Nitish Kumar-led NDA
government of
sweeping under the carpet the interim report of D
Bandopadhyaya committee on land reforms, CPI-M on Wednesday said Left
parties will make the report public.

Oct 20, 2010, 21:22 PM IST

Most vulnerable nations pledge climate action

Six most vulnerable nations have vowed to cut their carbon emissions.

Jul 19, 2010, 14:10 PM IST

SAARC nations pledge coordinated action against terrorism

Members of SAARC on Saturday pledged
to step up coordinated action against the common menace of

Jun 26, 2010, 20:29 PM IST

Spain, Pakistan pledge joint fight against terrorism

Pakistan and Spain expressed their
joint commitment to fight terrorism as they signed a broad
bilateral agreement on Wednesday aimed at enhancing cooperation on
security, trade and other issues.

Jun 02, 2010, 21:21 PM IST

US pledges $1.15B to earthquake-stricken Haiti

A senior US official says the Obama administration will pledge USD 1.15 billion over the next two years to help with Haiti`s post-earthquake reconstruction.

Mar 31, 2010, 18:38 PM IST