Parliament should approve the national policy on welfare of elderly person in view of a “grey tsunami” which is likely to overtake the nation, an NGO has told the Supreme Court. The report on policies for elderly and suggestions was filed before a bench of Justices M B Lokur and P C Pant which took it on record and askedRead more
Licences of around 20,000 of 33,000 NGOs have been cancelled by the government after they were found to be allegedly violating various provisions of the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, thus barring them from receiving foreign funds. This was conveyed to home minister Rajnath Singh during a review of the Foreigners Division of the Home Ministry here today. Giving a detailed presentation,Read more
US lawmaker has urged US Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson to take up with India “ill-treatment” of Compassion International and get its license restored, alleging that the Christian charity has been target of “multiple coordinated attacks”. “Since 2014, Compassion (International) has been the target of multiple coordinated governmental attacks because of its unapologetically Christian belief, but it has beenRead more
Greenpeace NGO or Politics; In 2014, Greenpeace plans to campaign against palm oil imports from Indonesia, organize construction workers in urban areas and initiate action against disposal of e-waste by Indian IT firms. Other NGOs are expected to protest against various aspects of the Gujarat model of development such as interlinking of rivers.Read more
The all four NGO mentioned above either don’t have a proper website & if they have then that website neither have proper contact me & sitemap pages.
Very strange indeed. NGOs calling for transparency etc are not transparent themselves. This Reporter have marked this tendency in most of NGOs. They hide themselves where as they should be open to general public so that more & more people may approach them to get their problem solved.Read more
Mysterious NGOs Under MHA Radar; The good times may be over for non-governmental organisations (NGOs) operating in ‘mysterious’ sectors like participatory democracy, advocacy, action research, innovative communication, inclusivenessRead more
Foreign-aided NGOs are stalling development; IB has submitted a classified document identifying several foreign-funded non-governmental organisations (NGOs) that are “negatively impacting economic development”.Read more
“In an initiative to save Indian families, people from various states started grouping. Meanwhile, some virtual forums were also created and in that initiative a need to voice the rights of men also surfaced. To raise their issues, we have started this (helpline),” said Gupta, who claims to be a victim himself of women-oriented laws.Read more
The Indian Cancer Society was founded in Mumbai in 1951 by the renowned oncologist Dr. DJ Jussawala, with the stated objective of providing cancer awareness and education, as well as offering high quality-low cost cancer screening facilities. Dr. Jussawala saw even in those early years that prevention through awareness and understanding was the only way to fight the scourge of cancer.
The Delhi Branch was set up in 1983 by a group of enlightened citizens, led by Mr. KK Mehta, who continued to guide the activities of ICS Delhi until 2011.Read more
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