January 23, 2021 1:07 am
The government Friday amended various rules pertaining to the corporate social responsibility (CSR) regime, including allowing corporates to undertake multi-year projects and making registration compulsory for agencies implementing CSR activities on behalf of companies.
August 05, 2019 6:54 am
Total spend by firms has gone up in the last 5 yrs from 70% to over 90%
August 03, 2019 12:40 am
Government should use its political capital to push through difficult reforms, instead of tightening CSR norms
June 24, 2018 9:03 am
As many as 200 senior citizens participated in the day-long camp, which was overlooked by a team of specialists.
June 04, 2018 1:51 am
Pooling Corporate Social Responsibility funds will facilitate sharing of experiences, reduce duplication of efforts and facilitate a geographically equitable distribution of resources.
May 16, 2018 2:52 pm
Stating that CMRF is always under financial constraints because of limited donations from companies, Banerjee has written that if the proposal is accepted by Centre, the "contributions" will also enable donors to claim tax breaks.
November 05, 2015 1:27 am
Similar district-level committees with eight members headed by the district magistrate would also be formed to see the implementation of CSR funds at the grass-root level.
October 07, 2015 2:18 am
According to the new Companies Act, certain classes of profitable entities are required to shell out at least two per cent of their three-year annual average net profit towards the CSR activities.
September 04, 2015 1:48 am
What triggered the study was an incident, where a woman, who had gone to use a toilet, died after falling into a septic tank.
August 04, 2015 12:57 am
India Inc can no longer limit its CSR involvement to the new Companies Act. It has to forge partnerships with the beneficiary community.