20 Aug 2016
San Francisco: In the first gesture to fulfill his pledge that he and his wife made last year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has sold $95 million of the social networking giant's shares.
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.
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.
10 Jul 2016
Houston: Tech giant Facebook has come up with a new feature that can help nonprofits and charity organisations to raise money for the causes they care about, the company said.
05 Jun 2016
Mumbai: A charity football match between the film industry and Indian cricketers ended in a 2-2 draw, but actor Abhishek Bachchan said irrespective of the draw the noble cause for which the match was held emerged the winner.
03 Jun 2016
Mumbai: Fans will witness an exciting battle between India's Test skipper Virat Kohli-led cricket stars and Abhishek Bachchan-led Bollywood celebrities in a charity football match here tomorrow.
14 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar, who is regarded as one of the best cricketer to have ever walked the face of earth, legitimated his position as Rajya Sabha member when he donated rupees 76 lakhs to a High school in a West Bengal district yesterday.
05 Jun 2016
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor paid respect to late renowned boxer Muhammad Ali, saying the presence of the "greatest" boxing icon will be missed.
11 Apr 2016
Mumbai: Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, who arrived in India in a red printed Alexander McQueen outfit, opted for a long printed tunic by Indian designer Anita Dongre for her day outing.