User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
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Swachh Bharat Mission 18.12.2014 Govt of india: PIB
The Government of India has launched “Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban)” on 2nd October, 2014 with the following objectives:-
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From New Year, Rag Pickers in City to Sport ID Cards 17.12.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Pirana mound adds to residents’ woes 17.12.2014 Ahmedabad News, Ahmedabad City News | Cities News - Times of India
The garbage mound at Pirana is becoming a huge problem for residents living within a five-km radius. The waste is smouldering on all days owing to a large amount of volatile gases trapped beneath the garbage and also because of the careless rag-pickers who burn waste at the ...
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Converting e-waste into wealth 15.12.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Converting e-waste into wealth
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Anand model: Community approach will work best for Swachh Bharat campaign (Comment: Special to IANS) 10.12.2014 All News-IANS Stories
During his first Independence Day speech on Aug 15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave a clarion call for a nationwide cleanliness drive, emphasising the imperative of cleanliness in our lives and its role in improving the overall health and hygiene ...
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Anand model: Community approach will work best for Swachh Bharat campaign 10.12.2014 New Kerala: India News
By Animesh Banerjee : During his first Independence Day speech on Aug 15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave a clarion call for a nationwide cleanliness drive, emphasising the imperative of cleanliness in our lives and its role in improving the overall health and hygiene of the nation. In order to make it more inclusive and driven by citizens, he then invited several leaders, celebrities and noted citizens to participate in pushing this movement further in their regions of influence.
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Bio-digester toilets can give thrust to Swachh Bharat campaign 9.12.2014 Hindu: S & T
A simple, low-cost technology for treating human waste – developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) – can aid in putting an end to open defecation and manual scavenging i...
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Railways to undertake integrated cleanliness drive at 50 stations 5.12.2014 TOI: All Headlines
Railways to undertake integrated cleanliness drive at 50 stations
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Railways set to privatise clean-up at 50 major stations 3.12.2014 HBL: Logistics
Single agency to get 3-year contracts under guidelines issued by Rail Board
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Saffron party takes up brooms for ‘swachh’ city 2.12.2014 TOI: Calcutta Times
Saffron party takes up brooms for ‘swachh’ city
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Civic bodies to bring ragpickers under formal organised system 1.12.2014 CNN-IBN: India
In a bid to integrate and offer better working conditions to kabadiwalas and ragpickers in the national capital, civic body officials are working on a scheme to bring them under a formal organised system.
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M. Janaki appointed Nellore Collector 26.11.2014 Hindu: News
In her one-year-and-five-month stint as Additional Commissioner, M. Janaki took a keen interest in key civic issues in the municipal corporation. The Government on Tuesday issued orders posting he...
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Scavenging, sanitation 24.11.2014 Hindu: Opinion
This refers to the report, “NHRC pulls up Tamil...
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Ragpickers to be trained in managing waste 23.11.2014 Hindustan Times: India
The East Delhi Municipal Corporation along with its South Delhi counterpart is going to start a zero waste management scheme on a pilot basis in East Vinod Nagar and Dwarka ...
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Scavengers on London stage 23.11.2014 TOI: Sunday
Tricky as it may be to install an authentic Mumbai slum in central London, National Theatre has managed it, and even been lauded for ...
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No toilet, no bride: manual scavengers 21.11.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
No toilet, no bride: manual scavengers
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Dignity of labour 20.11.2014 Hindu: Home
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s star-like reception in Australia has been all over the media, and one of the recent inspirational slogans he echoed in Sydney was that he admired the Australian etho...
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No toilet, no bride, say manual scavengers 19.11.2014 Hindu: Home
Most of these women were forced to become manual scavengers after marriage
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Clean India buzz for art film on garbage dumping 16.11.2014 New Kerala: India News
Kolkata, Nov 16 : The timing for director Bijukumar Damodaran's double National Award-winning film "Perariyathavar" ("Names Unknown") couldn't have been more perfect. Highlighting the "sensitive issue" of scavengers and garbage dumping, the film's theme has generated quite a buzz for its link to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Clean India campaign.
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Clean India buzz for art film on garbage dumping 16.11.2014 Cinema-Showbiz
The timing for director Bijukumar Damodaran's double National Award-winning film "Perariyathavar" ("Names Unknown") couldn't have been more perfect. Highlighting the "sensitive issue" of scavengers and garbage dumping, the film's theme has generated ...
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