CSR

A leading cement manufacturing company, JK Cement has launched a digital social media campaign with an aim to raise awareness about the importance of an inclusive society. The campaign titled Yeh Yaarana Pucca Hai (#YYPH), is part of a bigger initiative, ‘Banaye Har Raah Aasaan’,.In the campaign, JK Cement appeals…

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NNWN/ 30-10-2019

President Ram Nath Kovind presented the National Corporate Social Responsibility Awards (NCSRA) in the Capital on Tuesday. The NCSRA awards are given by the Corporate Affairs Ministry to recognize outstanding contribution in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). 

Speaking on the occasion, President said that corporates have…

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The Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2019.The bill aims to tighten CSR compliance, transfer certain responsibilities to NCLT and re-categorise certain offences as civil offences. It replaces an ordinance introduced earlier this year. Introduced in Lok Sabha on Thursday, members discussed in favour or against the…

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NNWN/30/03/2021

Bengaluru-based Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP) has inked a pact with SBI Foundation for CSR (corporate social responsibility) support towards boosting existing public healthcare efforts in light of a resurgent COVID-19 pandemic. Through this joint effort, they will bring two new, potentially life-saving technologies in assisted respiratory devices…

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NNWN/23-10-2019

SEEDS (Sustainable Environment and Ecological Development Society) , not-for-profit organization, observed safety week from October 14 to 19 to create an awareness about air pollution  and urged people to curn it. The programme was part of SEED’s Honeywell Safe Schools program . The theme of the programme was ‘Go Green…

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The Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) aims to create public awareness among the people about road safety. The Toyta Kirloskar Motor company whose prime business is motor manufacturing, is extremely concerned about the road safety issue which has taken a huge toll. The TKM organized Hackathon at IIT Delhi on Tuesday…

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NNWN/13-11-2019

Delhi government has decided to keep schools shut till November 15 due to spike in air pollution.Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has reportedly hinted at extending odd-even   scheme. The scheme is slated to end on Friday.  The Environment Pollution Prevention and Control Authority (EPCA) has asked industries not running on clean…

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Succumbing to pressure from several quarters, the government has assured to review the controversial penal provisions in the latest amendments to the Companies Act for defaults on Corporate Social Responsibility or CSR norms. The move to review the amendment came in less than two week's time of the amendment making…

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NNWN / California, USA, 2017-11-03

The advertising campaigns of Amnesty International  and TV2 from Denmark were declared as winners of the EthicMark® Awards for advertising and media campaigns that “uplift the human spirit and society.”
Amnesty International's global campaign titled Refugee Nation won the award in the Non-Profit category, The…

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