User: governance Topic: India Urban Governance
Category: Services :: Sanitation
Last updated: Mar 18 2019 12:19 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Mumbai: BMC worker killed, four injured after allegedly inhaling poisonous fumes inside manhole 18.3.2019 Scroll.in
The men were trtying to repair a pipeline inside the manhole near Girgaon’s Nana Chowk when they fell unconscious.
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‘Mere Pyare Prime Minister’ movie review: Sluggish storytelling lays waste to good intentions 15.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A boy from a Mumbai slum dreams of building a toilet for his mother in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s movie.
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MAHUD Minister hails people as State town bags top awards in Swachh Survekshan 2019 8.3.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
MAHUD Minister hails people as State town bags top awards in Swachh Survekshan 2019
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How Mumbai’s sanitation workers fought the municipal corporation – and won 4.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A trade union movement has used both legal strategies and confrontational methods to organise Dalit workers on contracts.
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The Daily Fix: By washing the feet of sanitation workers, Narendra Modi merely mocks their plight 26.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Santiation workers in India are not heroes but victims of the caste system.
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Amrut Cities--Municipal Corporations of Raigarh, Ambikapur, and Kumbakonam Bag Top Swachhata Excellence Awards 15.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
            AMRUT cities and Municipal Corporationsof Raigarh, Ambikapur and Kumbakonamhavebagged the first, second and third prizes respectively of Swachhata Excellence awards 2019. Nagar PalikaParishadJashpur Nagar, Malappuram Municipality, and Nagar PalikaParishadSurajpurhave claimed the prizesin the category of Statutory Towns.
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India signs Legal Agreements with the World Bank for First Programmatic Water Supply and Sewerage Service Delivery Reform Development Policy Loan for Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 15.2.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government of India, Government of Himachal Pradesh (GoHP) and the World Bank signed here today a $40 Million Loan Agreement to help bring clean and reliable drinking water to the citizens of the Greater Shimla area, who have been facing severe water shortages and water-borne epidemics over the last few years.
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Data analysis: Government’s flagship schemes for urban development have fallen far short of targets 1.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Barely 7% to 20% of the central assistance earmarked for the three flagship schemes has been used since their launch.
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Dog defecate in the open, fine of Rs 500 rupees on owner 31.1.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal: Bhopal got the certificate of double plus ODF free. This means that now there is no open defecation in this city. But the city’s pet dogs are making the city dirty. Mayor Alok Sharma had instructed the Additional Commissioner of the Corporation, MP Singh a day earlier. In this episode, workforce took action in […]
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Address by the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind to the joint sitting of two Houses of Parliament 31.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Address by the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind to the joint sitting of two Houses of Parliament
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Market shed at Tombisana High School compound 30.1.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Market shed at Tombisana High School compound
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Kashmir's iconic Dal lake is dying a slow death amid controversies about conservation efforts 20.1.2019 Scroll.in
Srinagar residents blame a corrupt, inept bureaucracy and botched plans to relocate people who live on the lake.
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City Buzz: Delhi civic bodies fined | Mumbai fire brigade upgrades | Pune tax hikes..and more 19.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Why the CPCB has come down on Delhi civic bodies, how Mumbai plans to address fire emergencies, how the Pune civic body proposes to bridge its revenue deficit -- catch all this and more news from our cities this week in this edition of Buzz.
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Ministry of Women & Child Development -Year End Review 2018 17.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP) Beti Bachao Beti Padhao is one the flagship programmes of the Government. It is a tri-ministerial, convergent effort of Ministries of Women and Child Development, Health & Family Welfare and Human Resource Development with focus on Awareness and Advocacy Campaign; Multi-sectoral action in select 405 districts (low on CSR) and Alert Media & Advocacy outreach in 235 districts; Effective enforcement of Pre-Conception and Pre Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PC&PNDT) Act and Enabling girls' education.
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Modi’s clean Ganga plan hinges on private companies tackling sewage. Will it work? 15.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Four years after the Narendra Modi government launched the Rs 20,000-crore Namami Gange project, Scroll.in investigates how it is progressing.
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Right to breathe: Tackling air pollution 8.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
how to control air pollution in Bengaluru? What measures have been taken and where is the city failing? An IAS officer, a mobility expert, an active citizen and a research fellow will discuss what it takes to make Bengaluru's air quality better.
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Who’s the Smart City for? As India develops its decrepit urban centres, the poor have to suffer 6.1.2019 Scroll.in
Patna offers a tragic example.
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City Buzz: Women’s wall of solidarity | Delhi water supply projects | Rent inflation in Mumbai…and more 5.1.2019 Citizen Matters
The Sabarimala controversy has rocked the nation and created a stir across cities, especially among women; That and more news from our cities this week in this edition of City Buzz.
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Why this CAG report should jolt urban municipalities in Karnataka 3.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Ineffective plastic ban, flawed collection and handling of e-waste, unauthorised slaughter houses -- these and more findings from the CAG's recent performance audit of solid waste management by urban local bodies in Karnataka paint a sad picture.
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100 Smart Cities Selected in 4 Rounds—SPVS Incorporated in all 5,151 Projects Identified by Cities worth more than Rs. 2 Lakh Crore Under Implementation in 100 Cities 27.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Ministry of Housing & Affairs has embarked upon one of the most ambitious programmes undertaken in the world for renaissance for rejuvenating and transforming Indian cities through several initiatives including infusion of more than Rs. 6,85,758 crore for ensuring citizen friendly urban areas.
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