Arbitrary action against PFHI

Daily News GS II Mains

What is the issue? Recently, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs invoked the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) to bar the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) from receiving foreign funds…

April 27, 2017 0 472

Corporate Social Responsibility in India

Articles GS II Civil Socities

What is CSR? Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is referred as a corporate initiative to assess and take responsibility for the company's effects on the environment and impact on social welf…

January 10, 2017 0 1916

NGO - Public Servants

Daily News

What is the issue? There are several ambiguities in the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act, 2013 (L&L Act), which in current form, strongly discourages the participation of citizens in social and humanita…

December 08, 2016 0 552