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Foreign Funding

Foreign Investors Pull Out $16 Billion From Indian Economy Amid COVID-19: Report

May 20, 2020 PTI

In Europe, over 30 million people in Germany, France, the UK, Spain, and Italy have applied for state support, while first quarter 2020 data indicates that the eurozone economy contracted by 3.8 per cent, the largest quarterly decline since the series started in 1995, the report said.

Foreign ‘Donations’, With Hidden Agenda, Are Serious Danger To India's National Security

Jan 28, 2020 M. Nageswara Rao

The data makes it evident that notwithstanding the political colour of the Central Government and the best efforts of the present one which has a better record of FCRA enforcement, the quantum of FCRA funds has been on the relentless rise.

ED Says Zakir Naik's Trust, Personal Accounts Got Dubious Donations From Unknown 'Well Wishers'

According to the ED probe report, the IRF maintained various bank accounts in which funds from the donors were being deposited and they were controlled by Zakir Abdul Karim Naik, the 53-year-old Islamic evangelist's full name.

Teesta Setalvad, Husband Questioned By Gujarat Police In Alleged NGO Fund Misapropriation Case

Apr 06, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

The couple also submitted some documents as demanded by the Crime Branch for the purpose of probe

Foreign Poll Funding Will No Longer Be Scrutinised

The retrospective amendment will help BJP and Congress escape the fallout of a 2014 Delhi High Court judgement that held both guilty of violating the FCRA.

21 January, 2018

The Guardian Goes Tabloid, Cuts 300 Jobs: Is Donor-Driven Business Model Sustainable?

Aniruddha Dhar

The New York Times reported that The Guardian lost 44.7 million pounds, or around $61 million, in the year ending April 2017, following losses of £68.7 million the year before

06 January, 2018

Hafiz Saeed Slaps Rs 100 Million 'Defamation' Notice On Pakistan Defence Minister

Outlook Web Bureau

Pakistan banned JuD and FIF and other organisations from collecting donations on Monday, after

15 December, 2017

Supreme Court Rejects Teesta Setalvad's Plea To De-Freeze Her Bank Account

Outlook Web Bureau

Setalvad, her husband Javed Anand and their two NGOs -- Sabrang Trust and Citizens for Justice and Peace -- had challenged the October 7, 2015 verdict of the high cour

15 November, 2017

Money Laundering: Delhi Court Frames Charges Against Separatist Shabir Shah, 'Hawala Dealer' Aslam Wani

Outlook Web Bureau

The court had taken cognisance of the over 700-page charge sheet which relied upon 19 witnesses.

24 October, 2017

Hizbul Mujahideen Chief Syed Salahuddin's Son Syed Shahid Yusuf Arrested By NIA

Outlook Web Bureau

So far, four persons have been arrested in the case.

16 August, 2017

'Terror Funding' Case: NIA Conducting Raids On 12 Places In J&K's Srinagar, Baramulla And Handwara

Outlook Web Bureau

On July 24, the NIA arrested seven separatists over money laundering charges, for funding terror in the Kashmir Valley.

03 August, 2017

ED Lawyer Asks, 'Can Shabir Shah Say Bharat Mata Ki Jai?', Court Says It's Not A TV Studio

Outlook Web Bureau

The ED remand of Separatist leader and Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) chairman Shabir Shah was extended for six days on Thursday.

Photo Gallery

Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Beawar district.

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Devotees carry an idol of Lord Ganesh for immersion in the Tawi river, in Jammu.

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Saints pray to Lord Swaminarayan during 'Jal Jalani Edkashi' at Gurukul in Surat.

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Activists of Samuga Needhi Katchi wear masks of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin and former chief minister M Karunanidhi, during the pledge owing on the 143rd birth anniversary of Thanthai Periyar, in Coimbatore.

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Health workers inoculate a COVID-19 vaccine dose to a beneficiary during a mega-vaccination drive to mark PM Modi's 71st birthday, in Ahmedabad.

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu

Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.

Sep 12, 2021 Sugata Mitra