23 Jun 2015
Kolkata: Sister Nirmala Joshi, who succeeded Mother Teresa as the head of the Missionaries of Charity founded by the Nobel laureate, died here this morning. She was 81.
15 Jul 2015
London/Beijing: An Indian was among 20 foreigners associated with a religiously inspired African charity arrested by Chinese authorities at an airport in northern Inner Mongolia for suspected links to 'a terror group', British officials and the charity group said today.
10 Jul 2015
Dhaka: At least 23 people, mostly women and children, were today trampled to death in a stampede during a charity handout of free clothes in northern Bangladeshi city of Mymensingh.
02 Jul 2015
London: A Saudi Arabian billionaire is planning to give his entire USD 32-billion (Rs 2.03 lakh crore) fortune to charity, media reported. Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the richest men in the world, said he wanted to donate to groups that promote health and help with disaster relief, it said.
30 Apr 2015
New York: Among all the positive emotions, love alone has the power to inspire giving to those with whom the giver has no connection, says a new study.
13 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Actress Huma Qureshi is willing to sell her old phone online for a "good cause"."Time to move on.. #SamsungEdge .. Someone suggested to sell my old phone online .. Any takers ?" -- Huma tweeted on Sunday.
20 Sep 2011
As Moscow prepares to unveil a bronze monument of Mother Teresa, city authorities here have demolished a shelter owned by her Catholic order, citing lack of permits for the building.
24 Dec 2014
Mumbai: Stating that poverty and lack of education are being used as tools to carry out conversions, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday batted for a strong law to prevent religious conversions.
16 Apr 2015
Washington: The board of the Clinton Foundation said that it will continue accepting donations from foreign governments, but only from six nations, a move that appears aimed at insulating Hillary Rodham Clinton from controversies over the charity's reliance on millions of dollars from abroad as she ramps up her presidential campaign.
03 Sep 2011
After their 1-0 win over Venezuela in a FIFA international friendly, Argentina paid homage to the Mother House, the headquarters of the Mother Teresa founded Missionaries of Charity, though their star striker Lionel Messi gave it a miss due to security concerns.