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Udayan programme to invest INR 4.95 cr for girls’ education in India

Oct 27, 2014 06:57 PM The fellowship programme would assist girls in accomplishing higher education.

Gift your pets a safe diwali this year

Oct 21, 2014 02:10 PM “Loud fireworks displays cause noise, which can be stressful for our pets,” says N G Jayasimha, Humane Society International/India managing director.

Aircel bags two Global Leadership Development Awards

Oct 20, 2014 06:06 PM Recognising Aircel’s efforts in providing specialized learning and development to all its employees, the company has been conferred with two coveted international awards for its leadership development programmes – ‘The Brandon Hall Excellence Awards’ and ‘Chief Learning Officer (CLO) magazine's Learning in Practice Awards’.

Ambuja Cement ranks ten in Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index

Oct 20, 2014 05:23 PM The recent ‘India 200 Climate Change Report 2014’, published by the global Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), announced that Ambuja Cement has raced past other Indian cement companies to achieve a commendable score of 92 (out of 100) and secured a rank of 10 across sectors in the highly prestigious Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI).

‘Pehal’ to enlighten the lives of migrant labourers

Oct 14, 2014 06:17 PM As part of ongoing ‘Pehal’ initiatives among migrant labourers inhabiting Chakarpur village, Gurgaon, United Technologies Corporation (UTC) in partnership with United Way of Delhi (UWD), organized drainage development, bank account openings and an exhibition-cum-sale of hand-made products at the village.

SOS Villages of India and TISS hold seminar on child care

Oct 14, 2014 01:17 PM Speakers from TISS, UNICEF, and Child’s Aid Society analyzed the current scenario of alternative care without parental care or family support.

SABMiller scales up its sustainable development programmes

Oct 09, 2014 07:15 PM Water is one of SABMiller’s global priorities and a key focus area in India both within the breweries and outside in the communities.

Tata Steel flags off the Dayara Bugyal expedition in Uttarkashi

Oct 09, 2014 12:05 PM Tata Steel today flagged off the Dayara Bugyal expedition in Uttarkashi, beginning 3rd Oct, 2014. The trekkers have all undergone specially designed training and mentorship from Tata Steel Adventure Foundation. The trekking to the Dayara Bugyal is filled with most unusual and exciting adventures, making it a favored destination for the adventure seekers. Situated at an elevation ranging from 10,000-12,000 ft. this vast meadow is second to none in natural beauty in Uttaranchal. The team will begin the expedition on October 3rd, 2014 and will continue their journey till October 14th, 2014.

Minamata Convention to combat the global threat of Mercury

Oct 01, 2014 04:08 PM Twenty-two countries have taken major steps to address the emissions and releases of the one of the most notorious heavy metals – mercury.

Women power on a high at 16th Maruti Suzuki De Himalaya

Oct 01, 2014 10:40 AM Woman power is on a new high at the highest motorsport rally of the world – the 16th Maruti Suzuki Raid De Himalaya 2014.

Discovery Kids-WWF-India organize Wild Wisdom Quiz-2014

Sep 30, 2014 12:32 PM Discovery Kids & WWF-India’s Wild Wisdom Quiz 2014 was conducted across 30 cities in India.

RB partners with Facebook to launch sanitation programme

Sep 26, 2014 11:37 AM The programme aims to spread awareness around the importance of hygiene and sanitations.

Philips pledges support to the United Nations initiative Every Woman Every Child

Sep 26, 2014 09:50 AM Philips to target sub-Saharan Africa and South East Asia where high maternal and infant mortality can be addressed through early diagnosis, proper nutrition, remote monitoring innovations and access to energy.

‘Suraksha Humara Haq’- theatre festival dwells on child protection

Sep 22, 2014 06:48 PM Children share their experience of child labour and missing children through theatre.

Nanhi Chhaan organises essay competition on dowry and gender inequality

Sep 22, 2014 02:36 PM According to some reports, 80% people in India will take a loan to meet marriage costs.

India’s Kirloskar Brothers signs MoU with Peru’s National Water Authority

Sep 19, 2014 06:13 PM The KBL-ANA MoU marks a new beginning in the relationship between India and Latin America.

135 projects apply for Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award in Delhi

Sep 18, 2014 04:47 PM The Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award has been initiated to recognise the problems and opportunities that face over half of the world’s population living in cities.

China to invest $100 bn in infra, railway projects in India

Sep 18, 2014 04:14 PM The relationship between the two global economies will have significant positive implications for the global economy, said Tulsi Tanti, MD, Suzlon group

Sunburn supports the relief cause for Kashmir flood victims

Sep 16, 2014 11:00 AM Sunburn will donate 50% of the total sales proceeds to the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund.

Proper urban planning needed for smart cities: experts

Sep 12, 2014 06:35 PM Avajit Audhikari from Urban Systems Expert says that proper urban planning is the pre requisite for developing smart cities.

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