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Jan 17, 2019
Reserve Bank eases overseas borrowings policy, lifts sectoral curbs to further improve ease of doing businessArray
Nov 02, 2018
After cancelling FCRA licences of over 18,000 NGOs in 6 years, Centre asks states to track funding, 'anti-national' activities of NGOsThe Central government has asked states and Union territories to "monitor" and take "urgent action" against NGOs that are "involved in anti-national activities"
Jun 13, 2018
Narendra Modi asks police to check NGOs' funding but conveniently ignores question of who finances political partiesRecent news reports suggest that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed top security officials to work with state police to identify how non-governmental organisations (NGOs) that are involved in anti-national activities are funded.
Jun 11, 2018
Exclusive: Narendra Modi asks security officials, police to check funding of NGOs involved in 'anti-national activities'Narendra Modi recently expressed concerned over NGOs indulging in anti-national activities at a high-level meeting.
Jun 26, 2017
Narendra Modi in Washington, DC: Donald Trump expected to discuss foreign NGO funding issueFive American Senators have asked US president Donald Trump to use his meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as an opportunity to discuss India's "discriminatory" policies against foreign religious and humanitarian organisations.
Jan 16, 2017
SC order to audit 30 lakh NGOs is another way for State to target and delegitimise their purposeThe Supreme Court, on 11 January, passed an order directing the government to audit about 30 lakh non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and voluntary organisations that receive public funds, but have invariably failed to explain their spending.
Aug 19, 2016
Amnesty International vs FCRA: All you need to knowAmnesty International's request to set up office in India for operations in South Asia is likely to get rejected.
May 11, 2016
Govt vs NGOs: Anand Joshi case reopens festering wounds of mistrustThere have been suggestions that NGOs be brought under RTI to ensure transparency and accountability but the Joshi case proves there is too much animosity.
Mar 17, 2015
Foreign funding: Modi govt cracks down, cancels licences of 1,142 NGOsCracking down on erring NGOs, the government has cancelled licences of 1,142 NGOs belonging to undivided Andhra Pradesh, under which they get foreign funds, for not filing their annual returns for three consecutive years.
Feb 18, 2015
Nothing wrong in AAP's foreign funding, says Centre to HCThe central government Wednesday told the Delhi high court that the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) foreign funds were investigated and nothing was found in violation of the law.