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3 January, 2019 6:26 AM Saibaba temple gets Rs 14.54 cr donation in 11 days

The famous Saibaba temple at Shirdi in Maharashtra received donations worth Rs 14.54 crore over the 11-day period starting before Christmas and ending on the New Year day, an official said. The devotees, from the country as well as abroad, donated Rs 8.05 crore in donation boxes kept in the temple premises between December 22, 2018 and January 1, 2019, Shri Saibaba 85

28 December, 2018 6:23 AM 7th tranche of electoral bonds sale to kick off from January 1

New Delhi: The seventh tranche of electoral bonds sale will take place from January 1 to January 10, a government release said. "The State Bank of India (SBI), in the VII Phase of sale of Electoral Bonds, has been authorised to issue and encash Electoral Bonds through its 29 Authorised Branches w.E.F. January 01 - 10, 2019," government said in an official 112

22 November, 2018 9:44 AM Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Donate $500,000 For California Wildfire Relief

Kim Kardashian announced two donations of USD 200,000 each- one going to the Wildfire Relief Fund and the other to the California Fire Foundation. She also donated USD 100,000 to a firefighter who lost his house. Kim Kardashian and her rapper husband Kanye West are doing their bit to help California rebuild, as the state grapples with the most destructive 103

21 November, 2018 4:54 PM Finnish-Syrian Man, Known As "Toy Smuggler", Arrested For Donation Fraud

Rami Adham, dubbed the "Toy Smuggler" for his campaign to collect money for orphans in the war-ravaged town of Aleppo, was sentenced to 10 months in prison for mis-directing charitable funds. A Helsinki court on Wednesday found a Finnish-Syrian man who won global media fame for distributing toys to orphans in Syria guilty of money laundering and fraud 80

17 November, 2018 5:40 PM Election Commission Restricts Poll Donation To Rs 10,000

Ahead of the Assembly polls in various Indian states, the Election commission of India (ECI) has revised threshold election donation from Rs 20,000 to Rs 10,000 to usher in more transparency. The new norm will be applied to the donations made through a single transaction as well as individual cash donations during the election. The instruction made by the ECI will be brought 76

17 November, 2018 8:19 AM Assembly polls: EC reduces daily cash expenditure of candidates from Rs 20k to Rs 10k

Results for all the five states will be out on December 11. New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has revised threshold election expenditure or donation through a single cash transaction to Rs 10,000 from Rs 20,000 for the candidates contesting in the upcoming Assembly polls in five states. The Commission has also limit individual cash donations 70

14 November, 2018 11:01 AM People Raise Over $1 Billion For Causes On Facebook

Save the Children raised more than $7.5 million over the past two years, which contributed to helping 6.5 million children in crisis across 60 countries. Facebook today said its charitable giving tools have helped people raise over $1 billion in the last three years. Over 20 million people have either donated to or started a fundraiser on Facebook 226

12 November, 2018 2:43 AM Help Pours In For Man Who Fought Off Melbourne Attacker With Trolley

An online GoFundMe campaign set up to help Michael Rogers after video of his bid to stop Friday's attack went viral surged past AU$100,000 (US$72,000) Monday. Donations poured in Monday for a homeless man dubbed "trolleyman" for his attempt to use a shopping cart to halt last week's deadly lone wolf terror attack in Melbourne. An online GoFundMe campaign 93

9 November, 2018 4:12 AM MP polls: Man brings Rs 10,000 in coins to file nomination papers

A candidate from Indore-3 Assembly seat in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh on Thursday brought Rs 10,000 in one-rupee coins as security deposit to accompany his nomination papers. The state goes to polls on November 28 and counting of votes will take place on December 11. Returning Officer Shashwat Sharma had to deploy five office staff to count the coins 75

23 October, 2018 3:58 PM Amit Shah donates Rs 1,000 to BJP as part of initiative for transparency

BJP president Amit Shah Tuesday called upon his party's workers and well-wishers to donate any amount between Rs 5 and Rs 1,000 to the organisation through Prime Minister Narendra Modi's app as part of an initiative to usher in transparency in public life. He also donated Rs 1,000 and posted the receipt on Twitter. "Keeping in line with our values of ushering 110