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Rohini Nilekani: Why we must measure the true cost of sanitation

Rohini Nilekani: Why we must measure the true cost of sanitation

It's wonderful that so much attention is being paid to the issue of sanitation in the country. We have a confluence of rising public demand, political will and increased public and private financing. Can we get it right this time? The word ..., 6 days ago

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ARGHYAM | Toilets and the Indian man

(from left) Jayamala Subramaniam, Vijay Krishna, Srikanta Prasanna, S. Prafulla and Madhavi Purohit (in pink kurta) at the Arghyam office in Bangalore. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint India's toilet crisis is largely about its men. Women want the ...
 Livemint.com6 days ago

A sweet renunciation and some remote possibilities

In a move that won't even occur as a stray thought in the minds of the hundreds of families that own companies in India, the promoter-shareholders of Infosys want to know how to become part of its ordinary shareholders. The founders have requested ...
 Business Standard India1 week ago

Meet the givers

The growing tribe of Indian billionaires is not the only one turning its attention to philanthropy. A shift in attitudes is seeing more and more Indians, even those with meager incomes, sharing their time and money to ensure the well-being of ...
 DNA India1 week ago
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Indian Billionaires Who Have Pledged Billions To Philanthropy

BANGALORE: It is of great encouragement when we hear of people doing something out of the normal to help a community, the poor or the needy. This extra mile act of selflessness to a cause we believe will change the state of the unprivileged in the ...
 Silicon India2 weeks ago

Small bunch of Indian philanthropists supporting ventures in unconventional areas of governance, human rights

"There are huge gaps and leaks in the system, in government plumbing," she says. Another set of givers, including former Infosys director TV Mohandas Pai and Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw of Biocon, are going deeper into the political process itself through Bangalore ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago Indian philanthropists supporting ventures in unconventional areas  Economic Times3 weeks ago

These business leaders gave away billions in charity

At regular intervals, we have been reading about the growth stories of India’s billionaires. Be it Infosys co-founder SD Shibulal or Wipro chairman Azim Premji or Ratan Tata, they firmly believe that it is important to give back what they earn for human causes. Philanthropist Rohini Nilekani has give away over Rs $40 million towards charity since 2005. Photograph: Courtesy, Penguin India We bring to you a list of wealthy Indian’s who has pledged a significant portion of ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Bicycle Procurement Norms Tightened

BANGALORE: The long delay in distributing bicycles for Class 8 students this academic year is set to end soon as the cabinet has cleared the purchase 5.54 lakh bicycles. The government is also making the procurement process stringent to ensure ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago

India needs to redefine the concept of giving

Different things set you thinking. At the time I met Arnold Palmer , he was 84 and thinking of how he was going to change people's lives. He has been giving back to golf for years and now he even gives back to society through a variety of ...
 DNA India1 month ago

Go on, give it all away

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett isn't going to leave any money to his children in his last will and testament. Neither is eBbay founder Pierre Omidyar. Nor are New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, celebrity chef Nigella Lawson and ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago
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