NGO

  • Watch: Girls in bondage October 16, 2013

    Recently, a 50-year-old woman was arrested in Delhi for allegedly brutally abusing her teenaged domestic worker. The 15-year-old girl from Jharkhand had alleged that her employer would beat her up every day. Such is the case of thousands of girls from Jharkhand who end up as domestic help. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and good work July 27, 2013

    While there are acid attack survivors who are struggling to come to terms with the life after the ghastly incident, there are others who have braced up themselves to get together and fight for their rights and stop the rising incidents of acid attacks. Chhaon is one such initiative which...
  • Actor Sanjay Dutt makes a rare appearance in support of an NGO May 6, 2013

    The actor, along with sisters Priya and Namrata Dutt, handed over a mobile mammography unit to an NGO on behalf of the Nargis Dutt Memorial Trust. Dutt is due to surrender on May 16 as per the Supreme Court's orders in 1993 Bombay blasts case. ...
  • Media misguiding people, used very less water for Holi celebrations: Asaram March 18, 2013

    Self-proclaimed spiritual leader Asaram Bapu has come under flak for indulging in pre-Holi celebrations wasting tonnes of water even as Maharashtra reels under its worst drought in over four decades. "Water was not misused as claimed by media, we used very less quantity of water. Media has been misguided by...
  • Cabinet clears Lokpal Bill allowing states to appoint Lokayuktas January 31, 2013

    The Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared a revised draft Lokpal Bill that allows states to appoint Lokayuktas. However, the contentious issue of the independence of CBI remains unresolved. ...
  • CNN-IBN Campaign: Help the homeless all across the country January 4, 2013

    As the temperatures drop, the worst sufferers are those who have no home, no food and no warmth. At CNN-IBN, we bring you the plight of the homeless and how you can help. ...
  • CNN-IBN Campaign: Help the homeless this winter January 4, 2013

    As the temperatures drop, the worst sufferers are those who have no home, no food and no warmth. At CNN-IBN, we bring you the plight of the homeless and how you can help. ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage and hope November 24, 2012

    Diwali in Mumbai was less noisy and greener this year, thanks to the efforts of Sumaira Abdulali, an activist with NGO Aawaz Foundation, who for the last ten years has been working tirelessly to make this happen. ...
  • Kejriwal rejects Khurshid's proof, demands for his arrest October 14, 2012

    Defending himself, Salman Khurshid said the trust headed by his wife held the camps and distributed equipment to the differently-abled. ...
  • India Positive: Inspiring stories of good work August 11, 2012

    Local NGO rescues Uttarkashi habitats as the Bhagirathi ravaged the hills; Iswar Sankalpa provides home to the people with special needs. ...
  • India Positive: Inspiring stories of courage June 23, 2012

    On this episode of India Positive we bring you the stories of the real life heroes who inspire others. ...
  • The Last Word: Is the Govt's action against NGOs justified? March 2, 2012

    The Government has frozen accounts of four NGOs because they were diverting foreign funds to fuel the Kudankulam protest. ...
  • Should NGOs be under Lokpal? November 29, 2011

    The Lokpal Bill draft prepared by the Parliamentary panel has kept NGOs under the ambit of it. ...
  • Are NGOs behaving in an anti-democratic manner? April 14, 2011

    On Taking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Are NGOs behaving in an anti-democratic manner?' ...
  • A New Year party with the homeless January 1, 2011

    The party was conducted to promote the rights of Delhi's homeless. ...
  • Shabana Azmi on what led her to join an NGO October 4, 2010

    Veteran actor Shabana Azmi has joined an NGO to highlight the need of basic clothing for the poor. ...
  • European Union wants India to act against NGO November 28, 2009

    The European Union wants the Indian government to act against a top Indian NGO as the European Anti-Fraud Office has reportedly found the NGO guilty of financial fraud. ...
  • Watch: Rahul Bose on Joy Of Giving initiative April 13, 2010

    In a build up to the 'Joy of Giving' week that kicks off in September, the organisers are making sure that the word reaches every possible school in the country. ...
  • Aftab shows up at an exhibition to support special kids April 28, 2009

    The actor said he was happy that the NGO invited him there. ...
  • Jaipur NGO sues Lalit Modi | Watch February 16, 2009

    A civil group has filed a police complaint against Modi. ...
  • Works of stalwarts to raise funds for communal harmony October 15, 2008

    Mumbai: Works of some of the finest artists of the country are up for auction in Mumbai. The sale is with a noble purpose to raise funds for an innovative education initiative. The funds will be used to help children understand the significance of communal harmony. The move was necessitated by...
  • NGO's Gen Sec talks about SRK's notice October 27, 2007

    After taking on the Big B the National Organisation of Tobacco Eradication has taken on King Khan. ...
  • Anil's plans for disadvantaged kids June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: One of the few successful actors who's kept away from jumping into the advertising bandwagon, Anil Kapoor finally bit the bait to be brand ambassador albeit for a cause. ...