N.G.O Scans Heart of Punjab Police.
Punjab Inspector General of Police, Ms. Gurpreet Deo lead his team for a Heart Care Camp organised by NGO Disha – The Harbinger of Social Change & Development in collaboration with Kare Partners heart centre Chandigarh at the Sector – 9 Police Headquarters. The Two – Day camp concluded here today. Smt. Simrit Joshan,Read More
World Social Work Day Celebrated at Panjab University.
“Professional Social Workers’ primary role is to bring about Social Change”, said Dr. Sherry Sabbarawal, Chairperson of the Centre for Social Work, Panjab University, while Inaugurating and delivering a Keynote address on the World Social Work Day Celebrations, organised in collaboration with NGO Disha – The Harbinger of Social Change & Development at PanjabRead More
Why middle class India hates NGOs
World NGO Day, February 27, though observed by several agencies and institutions across the globe is yet to adopted as an international day by the United Nations General Assembly. However, even if it were, middle class India would at best have mixed views about dedicating a day to acknowledging and celebrating the work NGOs do.Read More
Actor Salman Khan’s NGO facing blacklisting!
Bollywood star Salman Khan’s Being Human Foundation, a charity outfit that works for the underprivileged in the education and healthcare sectors, is likely to be blacklisted by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for not operating a dialysis centre in Bandra. After issuing two show-cause notices to the NGO last month, the BMC’s health department isRead More
NGO – Justice Sunanda Bhandare Foundation seeks Directives on RPD Act – 2016
The Supreme Court on Thursday asked all states and union territories (UTs) to implement within three months, the 2016 Act on the rights of persons with disabilities. A division bench of Justice Arun Mishra and Justice S Abdul Nazeer asked states and UTs to file reports regarding compliance of provisions of the Rights ofRead More
NGO allowed to receive foreign funds
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), which cancelled the FCRA licence of the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), the country’s largest public health advocacy group last year, has now allowed the NGO to receive foreign funds by “prior permission.” Its notification said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has contributed Rs. 65 croreRead More
Indian NGO advocates remarriage of ‘tiger widows’
There are more than 3000 ‘tiger widows’ – women whose husbands have been killed by the ferocious animal – in India’s West Bengal state. Neglected by the administration and shunned by society, there is a new ray of hope in their dark lives as a leading Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), Sulabh International, has launched aRead More
52 per cent senior citizens apply for maintenance allowance: NGO Survey
NEW DELHI: At least 52 per cent senior citizens move court for maintenance allowance while 48 per cent are involved in property-related disputes, including revoking of their will, according to a survey conducted in four states by an NGO. The Helpage India survey on the effectiveness of the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and SeniorRead More
NGO helps combating Dangers of E – Waste
Bengaluru: If India is today the fifth largest producer of e-waste in the world, Bengaluru is the third highest producer of it in the country , only after Mumbai and Delhi. And here’s the shocker : Only 10 per cent of the city’s 37,000 metric tonnes of e-waste is treated, says an NGO, EnvironmentalRead More
आर्मी वाइव्स एनजीओ शुद्ध पानी प्रदान करता है – सेना जल!
आर्मी वाइफ वेलफेयर एसोसिएशन ने ‘सेना जल’ की पहल शुरू की है। इसके तहत महज 6 रुपये में बोतल बंद पानी मिलेगा। अमूमन पानी की एक बोतल बाजार में 15-20 रुपये में मिलती है। समाचार एजेंसी एएनआई की खबर के मुताबिक पानी के बोतलों की बिक्री से होने वाली कमाई जवानों और युद्ध मेंRead More