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IPL 2021: Brett Lee follows compatriot Pat Cummins in donating to PM CARES Fund
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IPL 2021: Brett Lee follows compatriot Pat Cummins in donating to PM CARES Fund

Cummins on Monday won lots of hearts when he announced a USD 50,000 donation towards the PM CARES Fund for oxygen supplies in India's hospitals ravaged by a deadly second wave of the pandemic.

IPL 2021: KKR's Pat Cummins to donate $50,000 to PM Cares Fund to purchase oxygen supplies for hospitals
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IPL 2021: KKR's Pat Cummins to donate $50,000 to PM Cares Fund to purchase oxygen supplies for hospitals

Cummins said he was donating the amount to specifically help with the oxygen crisis confronting some states in India, besides the national capital, New Delhi.

COVID-19 crisis: Centre to set up 551 oxygen generation plants 'as soon as possible' using PM-CARES fund
India

COVID-19 crisis: Centre to set up 551 oxygen generation plants 'as soon as possible' using PM-CARES fund

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed that these plants should be made functional 'as soon as possible' and that they will 'majorly boost' oxygen availability, the PMO said

PM-CARES Fund to foot over 80% cost of first phase of COVID-19 vaccination drive
India

PM-CARES Fund to foot over 80% cost of first phase of COVID-19 vaccination drive

For the months of January to March, the vaccination drive is expected to cost about Rs 2,700 crore, Expenditure Secretary TV Somanathan said

Parliament Monsoon Session: Centre, Oppn trade fire on PM CARES Fund; RS passes bill to punish attacks on health workers
India

Parliament Monsoon Session: Centre, Oppn trade fire on PM CARES Fund; RS passes bill to punish attacks on health workers

In the Lok Sabha, Opposition MPs of the Congress, DMK, TMC, and others opposed the PM CARES Fund, alleging that it lacked transparency

Parliament Monsoon Session: LS sees disruptions as Congress-BJP argue over PM CARES fund; RS passes bills slashing MPs' salaries
India

Parliament Monsoon Session: LS sees disruptions as Congress-BJP argue over PM CARES fund; RS passes bills slashing MPs' salaries

Lok Sabha saw a string of adjournments as the Opposition raised slogans against MoS Finance Anurag Thakur for his allegation that the PM National Relief Fund (PMNRF) was set up "only for the benefit of the Gandhi family"

'Did people recover by eating 'Bhabhi Ji Papad'?: Shiv Sena taunts BJP, defends Maharashtra's COVID-19 response
Politics

'Did people recover by eating 'Bhabhi Ji Papad'?: Shiv Sena taunts BJP, defends Maharashtra's COVID-19 response

In an apparent dig at Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal, Raut said did those people recover by eating 'Bhabhi Ji Papad'. Meghwal had come under fire after he claiming that the ingredients of a papad brand help in the formation of antibodies needed to fight COVID-19.

Plea seeking transfer of PM CARES funds to NDRF also sought creation of National Plan, questioned audit mechanism
India

Plea seeking transfer of PM CARES funds to NDRF also sought creation of National Plan, questioned audit mechanism

The plea pointed out that the latest National Plan is from 2019 and it does not deal comprehensively with the unprecedented coronavirus outbreak

Akshay Kumar donates Rs 1 crore to flood-hit Assam; Sarbananda Sonowal thanks actor
Entertainment

Akshay Kumar donates Rs 1 crore to flood-hit Assam; Sarbananda Sonowal thanks actor

The Assam chief minister took to his Twitter account to thank Akshay Kumar for his contribution

Supreme Court dismisses plea seeking transfer of public contributions from PM-CARES to NDRF
India

Supreme Court dismisses plea seeking transfer of public contributions from PM-CARES to NDRF

The Centre told the court that PM CARES is a voluntary fund, while the budgetary allocations for NDRF and SDRF remain unchanged

COVID-19 impact is massive, but other social causes need CSR funding too, say NGOs
India

COVID-19 impact is massive, but other social causes need CSR funding too, say NGOs

With a major chunk of CSR funding having gone towards the PM-CARES Fund, there are few resources left with corporate organisations to fund new initiatives

SC reserves order on plea seeking transfer of money collected by PM-CARES Fund to NDRF
India

SC reserves order on plea seeking transfer of money collected by PM-CARES Fund to NDRF

Dushyant Dave, appearing for NGO Centre for Public Interest Litigation, said that the creation of the PM-CARES Fund contravenes provisions of the Disaster Management Act

PM CARES Fund row: Why is Modi 'scared' of disclosing names of donors, asks Rahul Gandhi
Politics

PM CARES Fund row: Why is Modi 'scared' of disclosing names of donors, asks Rahul Gandhi

The former Congress chief tagged a media report that claimed BJP MPs blocked a Parliament panel's move to review the PM CARES Fund

In SC, Centre justifies creation of PM CARES fund, says it is 'distinct' from NDRF
India

In SC, Centre justifies creation of PM CARES fund, says it is 'distinct' from NDRF

The apex court was hearing a plea seeking a direction to the Centre to credit all contributions received by the PM CARES fund to NDRF

Mamata attacks Centre for refusing to disclose details on PM-CARES Fund, says her govt has 'nothing to hide' on donations
Politics

Mamata attacks Centre for refusing to disclose details on PM-CARES Fund, says her govt has 'nothing to hide' on donations

'We have nothing to hide on how much we have received. We are not shying away from talking about it,' Mamata Banerjee said in a veiled attack against the PMO's refusal to disclose details on the creation and operation of the PM CARES Fund

Amid a pandemic, lockdown and govt apathy, NGOs ensure online education addresses learning needs of disabled children
India

Amid a pandemic, lockdown and govt apathy, NGOs ensure online education addresses learning needs of disabled children

Even as institutions embark on digital platforms to cope with the disruption of traditional pedagogical methods amid the coronavirus crisis, the absence of the disabled community from conversations on education raises questions over the sustainability of online academic practice.

Yes Bank's leadership team opts for salary restructuring for FY'20-21; up to 30% of CTC to be allocated as variable pay
Business

Yes Bank's leadership team opts for salary restructuring for FY'20-21; up to 30% of CTC to be allocated as variable pay

Yes Bank’s employees had also voluntarily contributed an amount equal to one day’s salary to the PM CARES Fund to support ongoing relief efforts to combat COVID-19, the company said in a statement.

'PM CARES not a public authority under RTI Act': PMO rejects application seeking fund details; will appeal, says law student
India

'PM CARES not a public authority under RTI Act': PMO rejects application seeking fund details; will appeal, says law student

The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) rejected a RTI application seeking details on the creation and operation of the PM-CARES Fund, stating that the fund is not a public authority, a Live Law report said

Govt amends norms; companies' contribution to PM CARES Fund to qualify as CSR expenditure
Business

Govt amends norms; companies' contribution to PM CARES Fund to qualify as CSR expenditure

The government has amended the norms whereby contributions by corporates to the PM CARES Fund will qualify as CSR spending under the companies law

Coronavirus Outbreak: PHD Chamber Commerce and Industry contributes Rs 528 cr towards PM-CARES Fund
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: PHD Chamber Commerce and Industry contributes Rs 528 cr towards PM-CARES Fund

The PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) on Thursday said it has contributed Rs 528 crore towards the PM-CARES Fund to support fight against the coronavirus pandemic