The northeast region gets its CSR Hub
This CSR Hub has the potential of bringing about a revolution by way of involving corporate and PSUs in imparting skill training, entrepreneurship building, supporting livelihood clusters, providing solar solutions, creating model villages and promoting rural entrepreneurs...
LG comes out well in Global 100 Sustainability Index
Companies that are recognized are evaluated on a wide range of factors including economics, innovation, supply–chain management, elimination of hazardous substances, energy-efficient products, product stewardship and recycling, labour practices and stakeholder engagement.
Ericsson launches ‘Connect to Learn’ in India
With more than 1 billion people in India, the potential to contribute to improved access to education is enormous. Through the formation of initiatives like Connect to Learn, we demonstrate that public–private partnerships are key to developing sustainable solutions that can make a major impact in education through technology.
L&T’s antiretroviral therapy centre to accommodate 2,000 HIV-positive patients
HIV/AIDS-positive patients can undergo the entire range of pathology tests for their treatment and also receive free receive medical consultation. They can avail X-ray and other super speciality consultations free of cost and further benefit from the highly concessional rates charged for ultrasonography. Medicines issued at the facility are as per the N
Grundfos Foundation brings water to 100 villages; to install solar pumps
The first phase will deliver water to nearly 12,400 people in 28 villages in Orissa, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh. Given that in India over 700,000 villages do not have access to water, an off-grid, self-sustaining solar pumping solution is the quickest way to provide water to millions.
DS Group gives scholarships to 371 children
The children of all employees on the rolls of DS Group are eligible to receive an annual cash award between Rs 2,500 and Rs 30,000 under the Cash Award Policy and between Rs 2,400 and Rs 6,000, under the Scholarship Policy (amount depends on the grades obtained in the previous academic year). Employees can apply for these educational grants through an a
Hyundai puts Rs 2 crore in PM’s Relief Fund
Hyundai Motor India has contributed two crore rupees to the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund to support rescue, relief and rehabilitation operations for people affected by natural calamities in various parts of the country. In addition to rehabilitation efforts, the contribution is meant for restoration of areas damaged by floods and landslides i