CHARITY

  • 19yearold battles cancer, raises $5 mn for others like him April 29, 2014

    A terminally ill teenager has raised five million dollars for a cancer charity. He says it's his bucket list to raise more funds. ...
  • London: Freedom Charity rescues 3 women from decades of captivity November 25, 2013

    In the UK, three women were rescued from decades of captivity in a South London neighbhourhood last week. Among the two held for that crime is a person of Indian origin. The case is being described as the biggest case of modern slavery in Britain. Aneeta Prem of the Freedom...
  • Kedarnath tragedy touched our hearts: Brian Lara October 4, 2013

    Former West Indies Cricketer Brian Lara said that the nature of devastation of Kedarnath tragedy has moved him. Lara, played a charity match in Dehradun on Thursday to raise funds for Kedarnath disaster victims. "The unfortunate tragedy in Kedarnath is something that touched our hearts," Mr. Lara said. ...
  • Big B's jeans up for grabs at charity auction September 2, 2012

    Ahead of the launch of the sixth season of Kaun Banega Crorepati, Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan attended a charity auction in Mumbai. ...
  • Rahul Dravid on life post retirement June 30, 2012

    Rahul Dravid talks about his life after retirement during a charity show with Harsha Bhogle. ...
  • Bollywood celebrities bat for a cause May 3, 2012

    A charitable celebrity cricket match organised by Aamir Khan's son Junaid in Mumbai saw Salman Khan in action. ...
  • Bollywood walked the ramp for good cause March 27, 2011

    We caught up with Karan Johar and Sushmita, and got them talking about cricket. ...
  • Why don't Indian cos follow GatesBuffet model? March 23, 2011

    Rajdeep Sardesai asks a panel of experts, why don't more Indian firms follow the GatesBuffet model of charity? ...
  • Bid now to work out with Salman Khan! September 21, 2010

    eBay is auctioning a private gym session with the Bollywood hunk and the money will go to a charity. ...
  • Remembering Mother: Is compassion missing in new India? August 27, 2010

    On Mother Teresa's birth centenary we ask whether there is a lack of compassion in new India. ...
  • One hundred years of Mother Teresa August 26, 2010

    On the birth centenary of Mother Teresa, we pay tribute to the deeds and words of the Albaniaborn nun who took Indian citizenship and became one of the world's greatest symbols of love and compassion. ...
  • Shabana Azmi hosts charity fashion show in Mumbai December 16, 2009

    Actress Shabana Azmi teamed up with Bollywood's favourite designer, Manish Malhotra, to host a fashion show for charity. A bevy of Bollywood celebs gladly strut their stuff for Shabana Azmi's charity fashion show. They wore creations by Gen Next designers and styled by glamour guru Manish Malhotra. Bollywood celebs including Urmila...
  • Royalty meets the Big B at London charity gala November 10, 2009

    London: On Monday night, Indian royalty rubbed shoulders with British royalty and Hollywood joined hands with Bollywood all for a good cause. The charity gala in London by Maharja Gaj Singh of Jodhpur was to raise funds for the Indian Head Injuries Foundation, which aims to provide improved care for...
  • Salman promotes the spirit of Being Human October 21, 2009

    After he roped in his star friends to walk the ramp at the recently concluded couture week in support of his Being Human charity organisation, on Monday Salman Khan went cross country to do his bit for the community...all in the spirit of being human. ...
  • Watch: Salman promotes 'Being Human Charity' campaign September 24, 2009

    Bollywood actor Salman Khan was in Delhi on Wednesday to promote his Being Human charity campaign with actress Lara Dutta for company. ...
  • Good Samaritan: Sachin urges everyone to do charity June 5, 2009

    Sachin Tendulkar sponsors the education of 200 children and is now planning to double the number. The cricketing icon was spotted at the press conference as the brand ambassador for an unique Joy Of Giving Week urging everyone to go out and give. ...
  • T20 fever continues: Celebs, docs play ball for charity May 27, 2009

    Celebs are known to support good causes and this time they got doctors involved. Mixing charity with pleasure, they showed their support to a cancer association over a cricket match. Piya Hingorani gets you the story. ...
  • UK slowdown: Even charities lay off employees December 22, 2008

    London: Like companies, even charities are looking for ways to tighten their belts. In Britain, some organisations that usually see their services in greater demand around holiday season are now finding their donations slowing. ...
  • Madonna, Sharon Stone raise money for charity May 25, 2008

    It was the ladies night out at Cannes on Thursday when Sharon Stone and Madonna got together to raise funds for aids research. ...
  • Arjun Rampal makes teddy bears with kids July 30, 2007

    Arjun Rampal, who seems to have loads of free time these days, was seen making teddy bears with his daughters and all for a good cause. ...