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B P Agrawal wins prestigious MIT award

Social entrepreneur Dr Bhagwati P Agrawal, founder and executive director of the nonprofit Sustainable Innovations, has received the $ 100,000 Lemelson-Massachusetts Institute of Technology Award......

Sonal Shah to head Obama's social innovation team

Sonal Shah, former head of global development at, has been appointed as the head of the new White House Office of Social Innovation, the Chronicle of Philantrophy,a non-profit newspaper......

Modi's BRICS symphony in Goa

IMAGE: Brazil's President Michel Temer, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping and South African President Jacob Zuma at the BRICS summit in......

'There can be positive things on the Internet'

Sreenath Sreenivasan will take over as the Chief Digital Officer, New York City this week.'It has reaffirmed my faith in humanity, especially when I have come to India and the general feeling is......

Burning Man: It's the freakiest festival EVER!

The Burning Man isn't your usual festival; it's a bustling makeshift metropolis dedicated to art and community wherein almost everything that happens is created entirely by its citizens, who are......

Can only the rich do social good? Not really

  Some innovative organisations let you donate small amounts for social good and empower the recipients Most middle-class folk would like to make an impact on the lives of people less......

India needs technological and social innovations: Ramadorai

India needs to unleash technological and social innovations that can usher in a new developmental model the world has not seen before, TCS Vice-Chairman S Ramadorai said. "We need technological and......

Twitter to take India election innovations global

US social networking company Twitter is planning to replicate parts of its India election strategy across countries that go to polls this year, after it emerged as a key tool for politicians and......

Here's how you can combine innovation with a social cause

There is good news for Kolkata and maybe, eventually, the rest of urban India too. A report says that a Danish firm has designed a cart for food hawkers -- there are 1.25 lakh of them in the city......

Villgro for rural social entrepreneurs!

When met Paul Basil in 2004, he was running RIN (Rural Innovation Network), which he had started in 2001, with just three people and Rs 20 lakh (Rs 2 million). RIN promoted rural......

First look: Manoj Bajpayee, Big B in Sarkar 3

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma took to Twitter to announce the star cast of his upcoming film Sarkar 3. He unveiled Manoj......

Big B, Taapsee promote PINK on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu recently graced the sets of dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa to promote their......

Brand Rajinikanth goes viral!

With just a week for the release of Rajinikanth's Kabali, the makers are going all out to cash in on the superstar's popularity. From planes to telecom companies to T-shirts, mobile cases, coffee......

Priyamani gets trolled after engagement announcement

Kabali will hit nearly 5,000 screens worldwide on July 1...The latest updates from the Tamil film industry. A few days ago a very excited Priyamani announced her engagement to longtime boyfriend......

Deepika Padukone goes to New York

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Deepika Padukone, who is working on the Vin Diesel-starrer xXx: The Return of Xander Cage, took some time off to visit New......
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JSW Group to invest Rs 3400 cr in Bengal; launch CSR activities for farmers

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SIDBI launches Rs 60 cr corpus ASPIRE fund

SIDBI on Thursday launched a Rs 60 crore ASPIRE fund to promote innovation, rural entrepreneurship and agricultural industry. "SIDBI would... ...
A challenge for new innovations

In an effort to support prospective entrepreneurs and innovators, VIT Social Business Incubator and Cambridge Judge Business School, U.K.,... ...
Manoj Bajpayee, Big B in Sarkar 3

The top posts on social media from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma took to Twitter to announce the star cast of... ...

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