India  /  Published 21.01.22

Plea from Texas on govt bar on foreign funds

The Texas-based Global Peace Initiative and evangelist Dr K.A. Paul on Thursday moved the Supreme Court challenging the Union home ministry’s decision to cancel or not renew the licence that all...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.01.22

Learning centres run by NGO

The Jharkhand branch of the Bharat Gyan Vigyan Samiti, an NGO that also works for strengthening literacy campaign, has been running over 200 community learning centres for motivating children of under...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

News  /  Published 06.01.22

SOS Children’s Villages of India sets up outdoor learning spaces for slum children

The initiative is aimed at generating discussion around important topics such as education, health and child protection, which affect the community ...
By Our Correspondent

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.12.21

State Digest: Jamtara elders get breather

Dhanbad: A group of 80 social workers of Dhanbad conducted a drive to feed the needy near the south side extension of the Dhanbad Railway Station on Sunday. Incidentally, they have been engaged in th...
By Our Bureau

News  /  Published 12.12.21

College students turn teachers for street kids

A group of college students, who grew up in an NGO-run home because their families did not have the means to look after them, are now teaching children from the streets. Besides that, the endeavour h...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar


People  /  Published 22.11.21

Meet the inspiring bakers of Shuktara Cakes

Everyone knows about the baked treats that Shuktara Cakes makes, but it is truly a revelation to meet the team behind it. Visits to NGOs and establishments run by charities can often be an overwhelmin...
By Aatreyee Mohanta

News  /  Published 20.11.21

Pratham wins the Indira Gandhi Peace Prize 2021

Pratham is one of India’s largest NGOs focused on improving education quality...
By Jaismita Alexander

India  /  Published 19.11.21

Odisha launches road safety initiative

The Odisha government has launched a scheme, Rakshyak, which aims at training 30,000 people who would serve as First Responders to road accidents. The volunteers will be equipped with first aid boxes...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 23.10.21

Govt: Global funds not NGOs' fundamental right

The Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court that NGOs had no fundamental right to receive foreign donations. The government defended its 2020 amendments to the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act a...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

People  /  Published 22.10.21

How a Kolkata-based NGO created a successful model for educating underprivileged children

“We learned many lessons during the lockdown period, but the most important one was that we need to adapt to any challenge that is thrown our way and work as a community to solve the problems. I...
By Christabel D’Gama


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