Baijal report on CSR. Neither music nor cacophony
Interestingly, the recommendation from the high-level committee – headed by former secretary Anil Baijal – to suggest measures for improved monitoring of implementation of CSR policies says that the government may not even create any such mechanism and leave it to companies to evaluate their impact
Yes Bank makes it to Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Yes Bank, India’s fifth largest private sector bank, has been selected as an index component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices in the Emerging Markets Index. The Index comprises of 92 companies from 14 emerging economies including China, Brazil, South Africa and Taiwan.
J&K Bank helps set up smart classrooms and upgraded model schools
The setup for the two model schools includes two smart classrooms and one computer lab-cum-smart classroom, high-tech science laboratories, and other infrastructural facilities. The smart classrooms offer state-of-the-art teaching–learning experience that includes every possible instruction and assessment elements required by teachers and students.
CEAT Netranjali reaches out to over 4,000 truckers
Given the fact that they have to regularly travel long distances, India’s six million-plus truck drivers mostly do not have access to basic healthcare. In fact, their occupation predisposes them to a multitude of risk factors. Identifying this segment, CEAT examined truck drivers and detected eye problems like lazy eye, glaucoma, refractive errors and
HCL’s ‘Plant for Life’ to greenify Noida
'We believe that our school-led approach will help build awareness among children towards the environment at an early stage and nurture conscientious citizens of tomorrow...'
Molson Coors focuses on water in Bihar
So far the company has constructed 18 water facilities (including restoration of 16 defunct bore wells) and provided sanitation facilities in three schools. About 1,300 people across Bihta and Sheohar districts now have access to improved drinking-water facilities.