• Varanasi rearing malnourished children
    Thursday, July 17th, 2008
    Varanasi: Hundreds of children in the district, between 0-6 years, are malnourished and underweight though around 2529 Aanganwadi centres are run under the Inte.......

  • Food crisis is a wake-up call for Asian agriculture: World Bank
    Thursday, July 17th, 2008
    BANGKOK: When world rice prices hit $1,000 per tonne in May, more than doubling over five months, Asian governments were forced to take a serious look at their .......

  • Teach India: Inspiration comes from actions
    Wednesday, July 9th, 2008
    What is volunteerism? First it is crucial to understand what volunteerism is not. When it comes to social development, volunteerism is not about free labour and.......

  • Social sector ranking of India lowest among the BRIC nations: ASSOCHAM
    Monday, June 23rd, 2008
    India needs to keep its pace with other developing countries in its social sector development, to meet the twin objectives of rapid progress and inclusive growt.......

  • Craft for everyday living
    Monday, June 23rd, 2008
    Crafts of India come together with modern design at the Petro IT corporate office in Gurgaon.From the outside, B 3, Sector 32, the Petro IT corporate office, l.......

  • Time to look at the way we live
    Thursday, June 5th, 2008
    Humanity is living beyond its environmental means and running up ecological debts that future generations will not be able to pay. Our generation has the means .......

  • Aiding donors for more charity
    Wednesday, May 7th, 2008
    A recent happiness survey reveals that eight out of 10 people get a high when spending on charity! If people are not averse to loosening their purse strings for.......

  • HP awards $800,000 for Micro Enterprise Development in India
    Monday, April 28th, 2008
    Hewlett-Packard has awarded ten grants, each worth $80,000, to micro enterprise development agencies in the country. These investments, part of the HP Micro Ent.......

  • Do profits rob the soul of charity?
    Monday, April 28th, 2008
    Chennai: All those women welfare societies, which are working for the upliftment of poor women, might soon be adversely affected if they continue charging nomin.......

  • Change in farming can feed world - report
    Wednesday, April 16th, 2008
    Filipino children eat rice, a staple crop that is under pressure across the developing world. Photograph: Romeo Gacad/AFP/Getty Images Sixty co.......