10 Oct 2015
Kolkata: Following revision in guidelines on adoption by the Center, the Missionaries of Charity, set up by Mother Teresa, today said it had stopped adoption at their orphanages two months ago.
22 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The decision of Mother Teresa's orphanages not to offer children for adoption over ideological differences with the new adoption guidelines has kicked off a debate whether single parents should be allowed to adopt a child with Women and Child Development Ministry not willing to bend the revised rules.
16 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was spotted singing in a Mumbai local train to raise money for cancer patients.
13 Nov 2015
Washington: Parents' charitable giving is affected by the sex of their first child, with parents whose first-born is a son more likely to donate to charity than those whose first child is a girl, a new study has claimed.
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.
21 Oct 2015
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has requested the Uttar Pradesh government to donate the monthly pension announced for him, his wife Jaya and actor son Abhishek as Yash Bharti awardees of the state, to charity.
27 Oct 2015
Karachi: Pakistan's charity foundation Edhi today turned down Rs one crore donation announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for taking care of deaf and mute Indian girl Geeta during her over a decade-long stay in the country.
17 Sep 2015
New Delhi: India ODI skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will extend his support to the British Army by playing in an inaugural T20 cricket match fundraiser, 'Cricket for Heroes' to be held at The Kia Oval, London today.
02 Sep 2015
London: India ODI captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will join compatriot Virender Sehwag and a host of other international cricketers for a charity match at the Kia Oval here on September 17.
16 Sep 2015
New Delhi: India ODI skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will extend his support to the British Army by playing in an inaugural T20 cricket match fundraiser, 'Cricket for Heroes' to be held at The Kia Oval, London tomorrow.