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Missionaries Of Charity Is Not The Only One To Have Lost Foreign Contribution Licence

Dec 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The FCRA rules have been tightened several times under the Narendra Modi regime throttling NGOs and blocking funds.

Missionaries Of Charity | Why Did The Government Freeze Their Accounts?

Dec 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Why did the government freeze the accounts of Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity? A string of allegations and counter allegations have flooded Twitter. Here's what we know so far.


Mother Teresa's Charity Accounts Not Frozen: Home Ministry

The Home Ministry in a recent statement clarified that the bank accounts of Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity have not been frozen.

Pope Francis Hopes Charity Football Match Deals 'Kick' To Exclusion

Nov 21, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Among the players will be three migrants who arrived in Italy after living in a refugee camp in Lesbos, Greece, and are now being aided by a Roman Catholic charity.


Tokyo Olympian Auctions Medal For Infant's Heart Surgery, Here's What Happens Next

Maria Andrejczyk, a Polish javelin thrower, is a cancer survivor. She recovered in time to compete at the Tokyo Olympics and won the silver medal

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19 June, 2021

Covid Austerity: Tripura Royal Scion Pradyot DebBarma Shows The Way

Outlook Web Bureau

After donating his entire year’s salary, Tripura royal scion Pradyot DebBarma now avoids official car


24 December, 2020

Secret Santa! Customer Leaves Tip Worth Rs 4 Lakh For Restaurant Employees As Gift

Outlook Web Bureau

Moussa Salloukh, who owns Souk Mediterranean Kitchen & Bar in Toledo, in a Facebook post said this generous act left staffers in tears of happiness, according to the Daily Mail.


24 December, 2020

British Sikh Charity Helps Feed Truckers Stranded By Coronavirus Variant

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British Sikh charity Khalsa Aid has been delivering hundreds of hot meals to truckers stranded as the border with France


06 December, 2020

Matthew Perry Launched 'Friends' Inspired Apparel Collection For Charity

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He shared the news on Instagram, posing in one of the T-shirts from the collection


10 June, 2020

Chelsea Donate Women's Super League Winnings To Charity

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After receiving a £100,000 prize fund for winning the Women's Super League, Chelsea have donated that money to charity


25 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Roger Federer To Donate One Million Swiss Francs To Vulnerable Families

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Tennis great Roger Federer said his generous pledge to support vulnerable families in Switzerland is "just a start"


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14 August, 2019

I Feel Embarrassed To Talk About My Charitable Work: Amitabh Bachchan

Outlook Web Bureau

'It will be wrong to think that way. I feel a lot of people do charitable work but they don't talk about it and the media also doesn't know about it. I am one of them', Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan said at the launch of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 11'.


29 May, 2019

MacKenzie Bezos, Ex-Wife Of Amazon CEO, Pledges Half Of Her $37 Billion Fortune To Charity

Outlook Web Bureau

'My approach to philanthropy will continue to be thoughtful. It will take time and effort and care. But I won't wait. And I will keep at it until the safe is empty,' 48- year-old MacKenzie Bezos wrote in an open letter recently.


03 January, 2019

In Pics: India Captain Virat Kohli Embraces Pink In Support For THIS Noble Cause

Outlook Web Bureau

This year, the McGrath Foundation is targeting to raise $2.1 million over the five days.


22 December, 2018

Rafael Nadal Donates $1.15 Million To Victims Of Mallorca Flash Flood

Outlook Web Bureau

20 centimetres (8 inches) of rain, fell in just four hours, devastated the Spanish Balearic island with flash floods killing 13 people.


14 December, 2018

Australian Businessman Stan Perron Leaves Behind Dollar 2.8 Billion Fortune To Charity

Outlook Web Bureau

Stan Perron grew up in poverty and slowly amassed his fortune, going from running milk bars and a taxi service in Perth, to operating office blocks, car distribution, and mining interests all around the country.


10 April, 2018

Britain's Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Pick Mumbai Based Charity For Wedding Gift Donations

Outlook Web Bureau

Myna Mahila Foundation is among seven charities hand-picked by the couple as they announced that anyone who might wish to mark their wedding day on May 19 should consider making a donation to one of the charities, rather than sending a wedding gift.


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01 April, 2018

In This Restaurant In Kerala, The Customer Decides The Bill

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The restaurant idea is part of a larger vision to make Kerala hunger-free and works on the motto: “Eat as much as you want, give as much as you can”.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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