Author: csrtimes

Ranajikanth – The People’s Hero

The way he walks, the manner in which he delivers his dialogues or flips his hand to salute, wear his glasses or jacket, and adjust the stole on his shoulder; everything that he does becomes a style statement. Rajinikanth, the king reining the Tamil filmdom for more than four decades now, is admired, loved, worshipped by his fans, and the endless jokes on his mannerism bring a smile on the faces of millions of his followers. Rajinikanth was born in a Maharashtrian family in Bangalore and was named Shivaji Rao Gaekwad after Maratha ruler Chhatrapati Shivaji Bhonsle. His father...

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Snapdeal Sunshine raises contribution for 5 million mid-day meals

Joint initiative with Akshaya Patra & Huawei will reach 10 million meals by December 2017 New Delhi, 29 August, 2017: Snapdeal Sunshine, a CSR initiative run by Snapdeal, India’s leading ecommerce marketplace,  in a joint partnership with Akshaya Patra and Huawei today announced the successful contribution towards 5 million mid-day meals, as part of its monthly #OneMillionMeals campaign to eradicate classroom hunger in India. The campaign that was launched in March 2017 aims at providing hygienically cooked, nutritional mid-day meals to children attending government schools across the country.  As part of the campaign, Snapdeal invited its customers to contribute to...

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Magma Fincorp & PCRA train 1 lakh truck drivers to make the environment and highways a safer place

New Delhi,August 2017– Magma Fincorp Ltd., a premier Mumbai based NBFC along with Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA), a Govt of India body, today announced the successful completion of the first phase Highway Heroes, a CSR programme where they have trained 1 lakh truck drivers. The movement was initiated in 2015 to achieve three unique feats – Reducing environment pollution, increasing fuel efficiency and profitability of the truckers’ community and imparting safe driving skills. The press meet was addressed by Mr. Alok Tripathi, Executive Director, PCRA and Mr. Kaushik Sinha, Vice President – Communications, CSR & Admin. In the first...

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Ingersoll Rand’s Environmental, Social and Governance Performance Earns Selection in FTSE4Good Index for Third Year

New season will reach out to top talent at four more campuses taking the total to 19. Winning team will be given a prize of INR 3 lakh along with an opportunity to work with Samsung  NEW DELHI, India – August 29, 2017 – Samsung India has launched the second season of Samsung E.D.G.E., a first-of-its-kind corporate-academia program that gives the country’s brightest students an opportunity to get a head-start in their careers. After a successful inaugural edition last year, when close to 900 students took part, the Samsung E.D.G.E. program is bigger this year with 19 campuses, inviting participation of students...

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