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Warren Buffett donates US$3.5 billion to charities in latest gift

Warren Buffett contributed US$3.4 billion to five charities, making good on a pledge to give away all of his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shares.

UK public trusts charities less than average person in the street

Research showed public trust in charities remained low, with respondents giving the sector a score of 5.5 out of 10 - around the same as in 2016, but down from 2014.

The disturbing and damning silence on WWF-Malaysia

Authorities should demand an immediate investigation into all organisations, charities and companies to ensure that no one is made a victim of sexual exploitation.

Zakir Naik among ‘extremists’ abusing UK charities, says think tank

London-based Henry Jackson Society says at least £6 million of taxpayers' money was given to such groups last year.

Elderly couple leave RM18 million to 3 Singapore charities

The money will go to SPCA, a hospice and a kidney dialysis body.

India bans foreign funds of 20,000 charities

An Indian charity running schools for low-caste Dalit children said last week it was set to close down after its foreign funds were blocked over alleged threats to national unity.

Wan Saiful: Set up unit to regulate NGO funding

Think-tank head calls for a Charities Commission to be set up together with efforts to control political funding.