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It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time. 1,237 more words
Corporate Social Responsibility is a management concept whereby companies integrate social and environmental concerns in their business operations and interactions with their stakeholders.
CSR is generally understood as being the way through which a company achieves a balance of economic, environmental and social imperatives (“Triple-Bottom-Line- Approach”), while at the same time addressing the expectations of shareholders and stakeholders. 280 more words
In psychological research, it has been put forward that lonely people, or those who do not possess good social skills, are at risk of developing a compulsive relationship with the Internet. 588 more words
BY: DR. WASFA FAROOQ BADSHAH, M.B.B.S., BATCH XVI
Pakistan is a country of ironies. We epitomize a paradoxical lifestyle; donating money to schools while employing underage children to work in our households – for many genuine reasons, assuredly. 955 more words