India

State of Indian Philanthropy

Arpan Sheth, a Mumbai-based partner at Bain & Co., shares his findings on the State of Indian Philanthropy at the Indian Philanthropy Forum

Forbes Asia Names 48 Heroes of Philanthropy – 2010

Forbes Asia released their list of 48 Heroes in Philanthropy for 2010. In its third year, the Forbes list features four individuals chosen from 12 markets in the region, Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand.

Dr. Sudhir M. Parikh, Indian American Physician, Philanthropist and Publisher

Dr. Sudhir M. Parikh, Indian American physician, philanthropist and publisher is named as a recipient of the 2010 Padma Shri Award. The Indian government grants this award to distinguished Indians and people of Indian origin for their contribution in various spheres of activity including the arts, education, industry, literature, science, sports, medicine, social service and public life.