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.
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.
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.
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.
06 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt has joined a charity fundraiser to support proper nutrition for cancer-stricken children. The 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' star has associated herself with Cuddles Foundation.
24 Dec 2014
London: People with fewer friends on Facebook raise more money for charity than those with lots of connections, says a research. Economist Kimberley Scharf from University of Warwick analysed data from JustGiving.com and found a negative correlation between the size of a group and the amount of money given by each donor.
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.
14 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez, a former Miss Sri Lanka, has defended her 'Kick' co-star Salman Khan's recent visit to the island nation, saying the superstar was there for a charity event and not for any political campaign.