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Non-profit organisations' protests successfully stop sale of dot-org domain name suffix

Protesters said costs for non-profits would rise and freedom of expression be at risk if a for-profit company were in charge of dot-org.

02 May 2020 7:27 PM

Assam NGOs under lens for poor quality midday meals

After the NGOs took over, there have been several allegations of mismanagement in the supply of midday meals since November 1.

11 Nov 2019 4:45 AM

Man on a mission

From birds to reptiles, NGO Resqink Association for Wildlife Welfare Rescue has rescued over 10,000 animals from around the city.

03 Apr 2019 12:42 AM

Far from a level playing field

Efforts to ward off advances often results in no interviews, no campaign trips and unanswered phone calls.

25 Nov 2018 12:20 AM

Push to make netas adopt children’s issues

50 NGOs want manifestos of political parties to focus on kids’ welfare.

28 Aug 2018 6:41 AM


Agents of change

As India clocks in 72 years of independence, we look at those who are striving towards social upliftment.

15 Aug 2018 12:11 AM

Maneka Gandhi suggests single, large facility

WCD minister asks states to build centre run by it, not NGOs.

07 Aug 2018 12:12 AM

Govt to double financial support to RWAs, NGOs

Funds for maintenance of parks, gardens hiked to Rs 2 lakh.

23 Jul 2018 1:08 AM

Dairies get Rs 3 per litre subsidy: Government

Meanwhile, Dr Ajit Nawale of the All India Kisan Sabha welcomed the decision.

09 May 2018 4:49 AM

Vijay Goel leads cycle rally Against Pollution

A social media campaign, #RightToBreathe, is also being initiated to create awareness on the drive.

04 May 2018 5:50 AM


To stop cybercrime, let’s take action where we can

As a direct result of our capacity-building efforts in one country, a high-risk paedophile with over 80 victims was arrested, tried and convicted.

04 May 2018 12:59 AM

Hospitals asked to tackle shortage of blood in summers

Because there is no substitute for human blood, the of blood donors help ensure that we maintain an adequate supply for our patients.

25 Mar 2018 7:02 AM

BMC plans to sterilise 1Lakh stray dogs in next three years

Taking into account the dog reproduction rate, the number of stray dogs in the city presently could be around one lakh, says the civic data.

25 Mar 2018 6:42 AM

Helpline launched to guide unwed mothers

According to the NGOs, the number of unwed mothers is going up due to the lack of education and social and family reasons.

12 Mar 2018 2:16 AM

City BJP leaders visit victim’s family

Delhi government made no arrangement for the treatment," the Delhi BJP alleged in a statement.

04 Feb 2018 6:00 AM


Contractor, 3 held for misuse of toilet for differently-abled

The Kopri police arrested the accused under The Persons with Disabilities Act, 1995.

23 Jan 2018 4:59 AM

11 women on average kidnapped in Delhi every day, reveals RTI query by NGO

According to the report, 11 women, on an average, were kidnapped or abducted every day in the national capital in 2016.

24 Nov 2017 4:34 PM

Artistes find their voice in Turkey’s ‘difficult’ climate

Turkish artist Erkan Ozgen, a Kurd, presented the video installation of the Syrian mute boy, Mohammed, in a short video entitled “Wonderland”.

21 Nov 2017 1:13 AM

Altrustic youth opt for NGOs

Socially conscious youngsters are quitting well-paying jobs to work for people with special needs and the poor!

05 Nov 2017 12:15 AM

Bangla Border: Cattle smuggling a major issue

According to an estimate at least 20,000 to 25,000 cattle heads worth $81,000 from India are smuggled daily into Bangladesh.

24 Jul 2017 3:41 AM