Savings

  • Men's helpline gets 25,000 calls over four months 5 days ago

    Kolkata: SIF, the mobile app launched five months ago for the protection of men's rights, has received a mega response in the last four months. The app, launched by Save India Family Foundation NGO, has received 25,000 calls in the last four-five months. It was launched to help men at...
  • Exclusive: How India is managing its tiger reserves 6 days ago

    There are 47 tiger reserves in India that are key to the survival of the beautiful beast, who continues to face threats from poachers and loss of habitat in the name of development. In those reserves lives not just the tiger but the world's hope as India, where 60 per cent...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey September 12, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Exclusive: If the tiger can survive, it's in India 6 days ago

    To many, in fact most, tiger estimation or census is about knowing a number the final count of a majestic beast, the sight of which inspires awe in unlimited measure but the existence of which lies in the hands of the Homo Sapiens. However, very little does the society...
  • Children's safety should be priority in Jammu and Kashmir: NGO September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Children's safety should be the top priority for the Jammu and Kashmir government during the flood rescue operations, an NGO said on Sunday. "Following reports that the children's hospital in Srinagar being affected by flood, the NGO is concerned about the plight of children in the Kashmir Valley and...
  • HC takes note of child workers, seeks report from Delhi government September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday took note of the slow pace in rescuing and rehabilitating child workers in the national capital and asked the city government to consider the suggestions given by an NGO on the issue. "The senior advocate, appearing for the NGO, today filed the...
  • The Citizen Journalist show August 25, 2014

    This week, the Citizen Journalist show highlights short films which give big message like 'Save Water' and 'Clean Up India' and your pictures and videos. ...
  • Saving the Ganga: The majestic and mystical world of Sundarban August 9, 2014

    CNNIBN's Environment Editor Bahar Dutt tracks the river Ganga, from the Himalayas down to the Sunderbans. The Sundarban is a UN World Heritage site over parts of India and Bangladesh. The name Sundarban comes from the Sundari tree found in the mangroves here. ...
  • Save Arian: Doctors happy as US firm pledges medicines for life August 6, 2014

    Its a new lease of life for 12 year old Arian Chowhdury, who suffers from a rare genetic disorder called Hunter Syndrome will now have access to free medicines for life. The US pharmaceutical company SHIRE that manufactures the expensive drug used to treat the disorder has agreed to provide...
  • News 360: US pharma firm agrees to provide drugs to Arian for life August 5, 2014

    It is a victory for the CNNIBN and change.org Save Arian campaign and great news for the 12yearold boy Arian who suffers from the rare genetic disorder called Hunter's syndrome. The US pharmaceutical company that manufactures the expensive drug used to treat the disorder has agreed to provide Arian's family...
  • Save Arian: I am very happy and relieved after hearing the news, says Arian's mother August 5, 2014

    Arian's family thanked CNNIBN and change.org for Save Arian campaign. A US pharmaceutical company has agreed to provide Arian's family with the medicine for the rest of his life. Arian suffers from the rare genetic disorder called Hunter's syndrome. ...
  • Save Arian: This is a very happy day for me, says Arian's father August 5, 2014

    Arian's Father on Tuesday thanked CNNIBN and change.org Save Arian campaign as a US pharmaceutical company has agreed to provide Arian's family with the medicine for the rest of his life. 12yearold boy suffers from the rare genetic disorder called Hunter's syndrome. ...
  • Want to save water? Go vegetarian! Researchers believe eating less meat saves water resources August 5, 2014

    London: Researchers believe that eating less meat would protect water resources in dry areas around the world. Reducing the use of animal products can have a considerable impact on areas suffering scarce water resources, as meat production requires more water than other agricultural products, said the researchers. By reducing the animal product...
  • Save Arian: US pharma firm to provide drugs to the Hunter Syndrome patient for life August 5, 2014

    New Delhi: It is a victory for the CNNIBN and change.org Save Arian campaign and great news for the 12yearold boy Arian who suffers from the rare genetic disorder called Hunter's syndrome. The US pharmaceutical company that manufactures the expensive drug used to treat the disorder has agreed to provide...
  • Video Volunteers expose the big question mark on amenities in schools August 4, 2014

    From cities to our hinterland the story remains the same; schools, access to schools and amenities in schools are a big question mark. Here are two reports coming via Video Volunteers, from Hazaribagh in Jharkhand. ...
  • Students expose pathetic condition of govt schools in Delhi August 7, 2014

    Students expose three govt schools in Trilokpuri what their schools look likewith no teachers, no fans, no toilets, no drinking water and obviously no classes. ...
  • Saving the Ganga: Reasons why the action plan has turned into a failure August 2, 2014

    CNNIBN's Environment Editor Bahar Dutt tracks the river Ganga, from the Himalayas down to the Sunderbans to find out what it will take to revive India's most sacred river. ...
  • Sex determination tests will be punishable under the National Security Act: Madhya Pradesh government July 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Madhya Pradesh government has said that it will take action against sonography centres conducting sex determination tests under the stringent National Security Act. State health minister Narottam Mishra made this announcement in a meeting of the State Supervisory Board on Sex Determination Prohibition Act on Monday. Prenatal sex...
  • Saving the Ganga: Meet people who make a difference July 26, 2014

    CNNIBN travels from the mountain tops to the planes where the mighty river Ganga flows, to find out who are the people trying to save this mighty river from getting anymore polluted. ...
  • Facebook launches Save feature, lets users bookmark links, places, movies, TV, music for later use July 22, 2014

    San Francisco: Facebook on Monday began letting people squirrel away online tidbits such as links to chew on more thoroughly later. "Now you can save items that you find on Facebook to check out later when you have more time," software engineer Daniel Giambalvo said in a blog post on the...
  • Watch: Saving the Ganga July 19, 2014

    CNNIBN travels from the mountain tops to the planes where the might river Ganga flows to find out who are the people trying to save this mighty river from getting anymore polluted. ...
  • The tragedy of the river Ganges and its many misfortunes July 13, 2014

    The holy river Ganges, a source of life to millions in India, is unfortunately one of the most polluted rivers in the world. CNNIBN's Environment Editor Bahar Dutt embarks on a journey to understand the tragedy of the river goddess and to discover the people who are trying to save...
  • Income tax relief in Jaitley's Budget for 201415, smokers will pay more July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Budget for 201415 on Thursday doled out sops to income tax payers by raising the threshold exemption limit from Rs 2 lakh to Rs 2.5 lakh and investments under 80C by Rs 50,000 to Rs 1.5 lakh while seeking to revive growth, manufacturing and investor confidence. Without...
  • Gujarat's save girl campaign likely to be replicated at national level July 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The 'Beti Bachao Abhiyan' of Gujarat government could soon be replicated at the national level as the Union government feels it has been a success in improving the child sex ratio in the state. The Women and Child Development (WCD) Ministry is mulling implementation of the Gujarat model...
  • Photos: Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik wins big at sand sculpting World Cup 2014 in Atlantic City, US for his work 'Save Tree, Save the Future' June 28, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has won a prize at the sand sculpting World Cup in the US, the artist said Saturday. Pattnaik said he won the People's Choice prize in the solo category for his sand sculpture 'Save Tree, Save the Future'. The 37yearold artist was the lone participant...
  • Obama launches plan to save hardworking honey bees June 22, 2014

    Washington: President Barack Obama has launched a determined effort to save some of America's busiest workers, the honey bees, crucial for the food industry and contributes a whopping USD 15 billion in value to agricultural crops. Obama has created a task force comprising various agencies to address the issue of...
  • Help pours in for 12yearold Arian suffering from deadly Hunter syndrome, Rs 11 lakh raised June 18, 2014

    Kolkata: The CNNIBN initiative in collaboration with change.org to help 12yearold Arian, who is fighting a rare genetic disorder called hunter syndrome, is bringing results. CNNIBN reported a father's appeal to help raise money for the treatment for young Arian, that runs into more than a crore a year. In...
  • CJ Shib Shankar appeals the govt to help save son Arian from Hunter Syndrome June 15, 2014

    12year old Arian is suffering from a rare genetic disorder called Hunters Syndrome. It's deadly disease and the treatment would cost his family a whopping Rs 1.5 crore annually . Given the high cost of the treatment and financial constraints faced by family, his father Shib Shankar Chowdhary's has now...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show June 15, 2014

    In this week's episode, rape survivors' pick up CJ mike to fight for justice, citizens talk about how power cuts affect them ,a CJ highlights the misuse of funds by civic bodies in Bangalore,homeless appeal the new government for rehabilitation. Plus, a fathers fight to save his lone child from...
  • Save Indian Family NGO starts helpline for men in distress in Ahmedabad June 9, 2014

    Ahmedabad: For men facing legal trouble due to domestic and other problems, a helpline has been launched to provide them guidance and counselling. In an endeavour to provide 'protection' to men facing lawrelated problems, Save Indian Family (SIF) a group of 50 NGOs has launched its Gujarat chapter and...