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CHARITY NEWS

Comic strip artists band together for a silly and good cause on 'No Pants Day'

May 06, 2021 7:36 pm

More than 25 cartoonists are celebrating the quirky holiday to help charities get clothing to those in need.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos tops list of richest charitable gifts in 2020

January 05, 2021 10:01 am

Amazon's founder and CEO, Jeff Bezos, whose “real-time” worth Forbes magazine estimates at roughly $188 billion, used the contribution to launch his Bezos Earth Fund. The fund, which supports non-profits involved in the climate crisis, has paid out $790 million to 16 groups so far, according to the Chronicle.

Coronavirus pandemic: Helped by parents, children are doing charitable acts

April 21, 2020 10:26 am

In the last few days, heartwarming stories of children making contributions have made the rounds.

Pakistan kicks out 18 international charities after rejecting final appeal

December 06, 2018 6:03 pm

Pakistan and its security forces are still stinging from a 2011 covert operation that involved a Pakistani doctor, an aid group and a vaccination scam to identify Osama bin Laden's home, aiding US Navy Seals who tracked and later killed him.

Retired IAS officer supports Nana Patekar’s charity

February 14, 2016 10:13 am

The creation of firelines is known to be critical in wildland fire fighting, because without them, a fire can quickly get out of control.

Karma Sutra: What is charity, really?

November 16, 2015 8:29 pm

For a man who does charitable acts selflessly, there is no room for gratitude or ingratitude.

Charity begins at Facebook with less friends

December 24, 2014 5:07 pm

People with fewer friends on Facebook raise more money for charity than those with lots of connections.

Of Books and Things

December 10, 2013 5:17 am

The mum of three is working on a children’s adventure-story trilogy and the first book is ready to be published.

The Billion Pound Man

October 19, 2013 4:33 am

Hugh Edmeades,Head of International Auctioneering for Christie’s,London,says that selling is an artform by itself

Women less charitable than men?

May 29, 2013 2:28 pm

The issue of which gender is more generous has been hotly debated for years.