India  /  Published 14.07.21

HC to Centre: Set up fundraising portal

The Delhi High Court Wednesday said it would take action for "wilful non-compliance" if the Centre failed to make operational a digital platform for crowd funding of the expensive medicines ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.06.21

Strangers help child in need of Rs 16 crore medicine

The generosity of nearly 65,000 people has helped get the life-saving gene therapy treatment for a three-year-old boy from the city, who has been diagnosed with a rare and life threatening genetic dis...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Hyderabad

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.20

Crowdfunding to meet kidney transplant cost

College graduate Amit Saha has dedicated his life to books even though the 25-year-old resident of Suri is no bookworm. Now, his friends and wel--wishers are into a crowdfunding to raise Rs 10 lakh t...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

India  /  Published 16.04.19

Old warhorse in Bihar takes new-age crowdfunding route

Crowdfunding seems to be gaining currency this Lok Sabha election in Bihar. After Kanhaiya Kumar, the former JNU student leader who is contesting from Begusarai on a CPI ticket, former Bihar minister ...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Patna

North East  /  Published 24.02.20

Local Utpaat record on crowdfunding platform

By Abdul Gani in Guwahati


Calcutta  /  Published 04.05.20

Hygiene kits for women of Calcutta

A city girl who started a menstrual hygiene awareness initiative last year is distributing reusable sanitary pads among poor women. Ananya Chhaochharia, 24, has raised about Rs 4 lakh through crowdfun...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 28.03.19

Funds flow to Kanhaiya and then get choked

When you represent the poorest national party and your opponent is from the richest, every drop counts.For Kanhaiya Kumar, just when the trickle was gathering strength and beginning to swell into a fl...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.01.20

Protests widen crowd-funding reach

Days after Anas Hussain was killed in his hometown of Nehtaur in Uttar Pradesh’s Bijnor during an anti-government protest last month, an online crowdfunding campaign raised Rs 10 lakh to help his fa...
By Reuters in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.11.19

Congress candidate turns to crowdfunding

Congress national spokesperson Gourav Vallabh, who is contesting Jamshedpur East, has take the crowdfunding route to meet his campaign expenses. He is taking help of New Delhi-based start-up, OurDemoc...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 20.01.20

Crowdfunding route for ‘Local Kung Fu’ maker

One of the most promising filmmakers of the state, Kenny Basumatary, now a household name with his back-to-back hits, had to sell off his apartment in Mumbai simply because the amount of money put int...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati


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