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Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi seeks high-level meet of UN bodies on child labour
By Financial Express On 18 December 2017
Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi has urged UN chief Antonio Guterres to summon a high-level meeting of the organisation’s various bodies to achieve the global commitment of eradication of child ....
 
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Digital India, via Skill India
By Financial Express On 18 December 2017
India has witnessed rapid economic growth in recent years, but this hasn’t led to a resultant increase in new jobs. The situation is made worse with a near exodus of youth from rural areas to ur....
 
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PFC spends for cochlear implant surgeries for children
By Hindu Business Line On 18 December 2017
About 100 children from low-income families will be able to hear better thanks to the cochlear implants they have received. Implant surgeries for the children between 6 to 9 years was financed by Powe....
 
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Cinepolis hosts special screening for underprivileged kids with- Lets All Go to Cinepolis-
By Ani News On 16 December 2017
Cinepolis, India's first international and the world's second largest movie theatre circuit, in partnership with Round Table India launches the CSR initiative 'Let's All Go to Cinepolis' on a bigger p....
 
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Research on inclusive employment for people with disabilities launched
By The Indian Express On 16 December 2017
The founder chairperson of ADAPT (formerly The Spastics Society of India), Dr Mithu Alur, launched a research study on Friday in the area of inclusive employment for individuals with disabilities. To ....
 
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Learning kits distributed to trainees
By Hans India On 16 December 2017
The Model Career Centre (MCC) at Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha (RSVP) had initiated short term employability skills training for school and college dropouts as a part of Bosch’s Corporate Socia....
 
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Over half the people pushed into poverty worldwide due to healthcare expenses are from India: WHO report
By The New Indian Express On 15 December 2017
India accounts for over half of the estimated 100 million people pushed into poverty worldwide every year due to out-of-pocket expenses on healthcare, a joint report on universal health coverage by th....
 
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India to Get $250 Million Loan from World Bank for Skill Development Plans
By News18 On 15 December 2017
World Bank will provide USD 250 million loan to India for skill development programme to support livelihood. India on Wednesday signed a loan agreement with World Bank under 'Skills Acquisition and K....
 
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WTO: Positive outcome for India as it retains interest of farmers, poor
By Economic Times On 14 December 2017
The outcome of the eleventh ministerial conference (MC11) of the World Trade Organization (WTO) was a positive one for India as the country was able to secure the interests of its farmers as well food....
 
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Government invites start-ups for agri-tech solutions
By Livemint On 14 December 2017
The government is inviting Indian start-ups to present solutions in some of the key areas of agriculture procurement and supply-chain, some of which it will help develop and bring to the market. The ....
 
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266 million adults can’t read, 12 million children out of school: UNESCO
By Livemint On 14 December 2017
Despite the strides made to close the education gaps in India, almost a fifth of the country’s population—266 million adults—are still unable to read and some 12 million children are....
 
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Wealth management firm IIFL to support three junior events
By PTI On 14 December 2017
As a part of their Corporate Social Responsibility initiative wealth management firm, IIFL Investment Managers, are all set to support three junior events in chess, tennis and golf. The group, under ....
 
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India Transforms Market for Rooftop SolarIndia Transforms Market for Rooftop Solar
By World Bank On 13 December 2017
Sometimes change comes so quickly it takes time to get to grips with it. One such change is now beginning to take hold in India. Endowed with more than 300 days of sunshine a year, India is making st....
 
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Niti Aayog CEO-led group to study Isha Foundation’s proposals
By Times of India On 13 December 2017
Acting on draft recommendations of Sadhguru's Isha Foundation, the Centre has set up a group under Niti Aayog CEO to examine the suggestions in detail and come out with an action plan to revitalise ri....
 
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Goal of doubling farmers income impressive: IFAD
By Times of India On 13 December 2017
India has kept an "impressive" target of doubling farmers' income by 2022 and the country will not be far in achieving that goal, Rome-based International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Pres....
 
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Courage Knows No Gender (Blog)
By CSRBOX On 13 December 2017
Courage Knows No Gender Kamala Bai is a Dalit Sarpanch in the village of Magneri in a district of Madhya Pradesh. Since the seats in Gram Panchayats have a reservation of 50% for women, she won the e....
 
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Subhash Chandra Foundation Launches the ‘Esselerator’ Program to Mentor Indian Start-ups
By India.com On 13 December 2017
With a firm commitment towards capacity building of the nation, Rajya Sabha MP, Shri Subhash Chandra had launched the Subhash Chandra Foundation to commemorate 90 years of Essel Group and had pledged ....
 
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XLRI students raise over Rs 1 lakh to support an NGO
By The Avenue Mail On 13 December 2017
Since its inception, XLRI one of the premier, private management institute in India, has been a strong proponent of working towards the “Greater Good”. The concept of considering not just ....
 
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Powering rural healthcare
By The Hindu On 12 December 2017
Around 38 million Indians rely on health facilities without electricity. Without access to regular power supply, numerous life-saving interventions cannot be undertaken. Ground report A study, &lsqu....
 
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YES Bank initiative to make MSMEs sustainable paying off
By BusinessLine On 12 December 2017
In its bid to make MSMEs sustainable and globally competitive, YES Bank has seen its CSR project — ‘Say Yes to Sustainable MSMEs in India’ — making headway. The project has, s....
 
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