CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
India’s top corporate social responsibility spenders
New Companies Bill, passed in one of the houses of Parl, makes it mandatory for companies above certain thresholds to spend 2% of their net profit on CSR.
ONGC secures Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility
ONGC's structured approach is delivering tailored CSR projects for communities around its operational areas got it the coveted award.
'Indian firms need to improve CSR disclosure for investments'
Indian companies need to improve on their Corporate Social Responsibility discl...
Infosys Foundation backs healthcare and education projects in Northeast
Infosys Foundation has a CSR budget of about Rs 269 crore for the 2015-16 financial year, up from the Rs 254 crore the company spent in the last fiscal.
HCL Foundation awards first HCL Grant of Rs 5 crore to NGO Going to School
Going to School will receive the first installment of the grant immediately on announcement and subsequent installments will be milestone based.
View: Millennials are turning CEOs of their own lives
We are CEOs of our life, responsible for the shareholder, and for the employees, who create the organisation, we call family.
Govt for involving corporate sector in Ganga cleaning
Government is exploring opportunities for involving private players through Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Ganga clean-up activities.
Top 75 companies spent Rs 4,000 crore on CSR in 2015
The government expects total spending in the first year to top Rs 9,000 crore and rise substantially in coming years, a government official said.
Companies funding schemes under Adarsh Gram to be counted under corporate social responsibility
"We already have the clause in the norms where companies which do not want to spend directly can fund the NGOs working in different sector.
Kerala private company fields candidates for civic polls in Kizhakkamblam Panchayat
A private company in Kerala has fielded candidates for the coming civic polls, under the banner of its corporate social responsibility initiative.
Companies Act: From now on, annual reports won't be about just numbers
Indian cos are including in annual reports information they had not disclosed earlier, thanks to the new Companies Act and business responsibility reporting.
ITC gets top rank for corporate social responsibility in second consecutive year
ITC says this is a recognition for its business and value chains which have created sustainable livelihoods for five million people.
CSR spends: Government expects data collation by year-end
Central govt expects to collate the data on corporates' CSR spending activities under the new companies law by end of this year.
Maruti extends corporate social responsibility initiative to shop floor
The company’s CSR department facilitates volunteering activity as a link between employees and the community.
Whose corporate social responsibility?
The attempt by some NGOs and activists to impose a straitjacket on CSR is misguided and must be rejected.
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