Friday, June 21, 2024

Topic: NGO

Centre for Policy Research’s foreign funding licence suspended by Union govt

The Ministry of Home Affairs has intimated the Centre for Policy Research (CPR) that its registration under the Foreign Contribution Regulatory Act has been suspended for a period of 180 days,  the Delhi-based think tank said on Wednesday.

Mother Teresa’s charity: FCRA approval restored by Union govt

The Ministry of Home Affairs restored the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) registration of the Missionaries of Charity (MoC) founded by Mother Teresa.

6000 NGOs including Mother Teresa’s charity, Oxfam, Jamia Millia lose FCRA licence

Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act licences of over 6000 NGOs and other organisations have expired, the Home Ministry said on Saturday, 1 January.

Govt. curbs funding for 10 climate change, child labour NGOs

An internal Reserve Bank of India note sent to all banks specified the number of foreign non-governmental organisations to be placed on the “Prior Reference Category” (PRC list) using the stringent Foreign Contribution Regulation Act 2010

FCRA unlawfully obstructing NGOs in India, alleges International Commission of Jurists

India’s Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010, (FCRA) is unlawfully obstructing the critical work of non-governmental organizations in India, the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) said in a briefing paper released on Thursday.

NIA raid at NGOs is part of govt’s scapegoating of Muslim voices: Public statement

A group of rights activists and organisations strongly condemned the National Investigation Agency’s raid against NGOs Human Welfare Foundation and Charity Alliance on Thursday in Delhi, saying "raids are nothing short of a brazen abuse of power by a central agency to bully and intimidate humanitarian organisations known for their work within the minority community.'