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Drive smart on Indian Roads?

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In 2010, India lost 133,000 people to road accidents.

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The kind stranger symbolised new hope for me – Hyeonseo Lee

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Very moving.  A story about Hyeonseo Lee’s escape from North Korea.  

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India Youth Fund – Mobilizing the present, accelerating the future!

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Apply for a Grant from the India Youth Fund UN-Habitat in collaboration with the Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation (NSF) brings to India the Indian window of the global Urban Youth Fund exclusively for young individuals working towards improving the lives of ...

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Registration of Non Profits as Trusts in India

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        In the last article, we saw how non-governmental organisations (“NGOs”) can be registered as “Societies” in India. In this article, we shall focus on using a “Trust” to establish an NGO in India. Prerequisites to form ...

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Corporate Social Responsibility in India – Companies Bill 2012

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On the 18th of December 2012, the Indian Legislature passed the Companies Bill 2012 and with this most would hope for significant positive changes in the operating and regulatory environment for Companies and Entrepreneurs working in India.  The 35 year ...

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Dan Pallotta: The way we think about charity is dead wrong

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Dan Pallotta has a good point on the use of funds by a charity and how money received can be invested to create more money to use for charity. An interesting point to note here would be – when does ...

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Telemarketing, Fund Raising, Non Profits and You

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Fund Raising through telemarketing… How effective do you think Telemarketing is – when the purpose is to approach a target and attempt to convince him/ her to financially support a cause not heard about earlier. The process, we believe, is ...

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Happy Women’s Day — PledgeBack

Happy Women's Day

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Registration of Non Profit Organisations in India

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Non-governmental organisations (“NGOs”) are difficult to define and classify since the term ‘NGO’ is not used consistently. An NGO has a connotation of being a non-government organisation that is established to do public good. To put it simply, an NGO is ...

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Association for People with Disability – Volunteer

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Association for People with Disability is a great organisation in Bangalore and does some fantastic work. Among other things, they are looking for help in two areas:

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