User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Assorted :: Scavenging
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Tales of green cities (Cached) 20.4.2014 Telegraph: Calcutta
A bookful of green stories from across over India ' that's Pathways to Green Cities, an ebook compiled and launched by Earth Day Network-India to mark Earth Day, April 22.
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‘End manual scavenging in Pandharpur’ 17.4.2014 Hindu: Home
Taking serious note of manual scavenging in the pilgrim town of Pandharpur here, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed the State government to release Rs. 5 crore immediately to the municipa...
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Shocked That Manual Scavenging is Practiced in These Times: HC 16.4.2014 newindianexpress.com
Expressing anguish over Maharashtra government's apathy towards manual scavengers in the pilgrimage city of Pandharpur in Solapur district, the Bombay High Court today said it will shock the conscience of anybody to know that this inhuman practice continues unabated till date.
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Shocked that manual scavenging is practiced in these times: Bombay HC (Cached) 16.4.2014 CNN-IBN: India
The Bombay High Court said it will shock the conscience of anybody to know that manual scavengers exist till date.
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Shocked that manual scavenging is practiced in these times: Bombay HC (Cached) 16.4.2014 Zee News : States
Expressing anguish over Maharashtra government`s apathy towards manual scavengers in the pilgrimage city of Pandharpur in Solapur district, the Bombay High Court today said it will shock the conscience of anybody to know that this inhuman practice continues unabated till date.
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2,096 Bio-toilets so far in Rail Coaches 14.4.2014 newindianexpress.com
Indian Railways has installed over 2,000 bio-toilets in coaches to bring eco-friendly travel  to rail passengers.
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2,096 bio-toilets installed in rail coaches so far (Cached) 13.4.2014 Zee News : India National
Continuing its efforts to provide a clean and eco-friendly travel to train passengers, Railways has expedited the work of fitting bio-toilets in coaches with over 2,000 of them already installed so far.
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Picking up Waste to Piece out a Living 13.4.2014 newindianexpress.com
At the stroke of dawn when the City is still asleep the young rag-pickers dwelling near platform four of Bhubaneswar railway station are up on their toes to begin their routine hunt. They traverse a four kilometer stretch through the railway tracks that has been a source of livlihood to their families for two generations now.
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Huge Pre-poll Flexi Trash in Greater Hyderabad 10.4.2014 newindianexpress.com
If the huge pile is burnt, it will release poisonous gases endangering environment but commissioners allays fears
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BJP manifesto: Strong growth, zero tolerance on terror, Ram Temple (Cached) 7.4.2014 CNN-IBN Top Stories
The BJP in its manifesto also says that barring multi-brand retail, it is open to Foreign Direct Investment in all other sectors.
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Street dogs: lazy, not aggressive 3.4.2014 Hindu: S & T
Dogs may be man’s best friend, but that's hardly the term that many people would choose to employ when describing the mangy mongrels that roam the streets. However, these stray dogs may not deserve...
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‘Give us back our footpaths’ 30.3.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
‘Give us back our footpaths’
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Manual scavenging: SC order a relief but may not end practice 30.3.2014 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
Manual scavenging: SC order a relief but may not end practice
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HC directs VMC to keep city clean, healthy (Cached) 28.3.2014 TOI: Ahmedabad Times
HC directs VMC to keep city clean, healthy
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Delhi ragpicker shares experience in Bangkok 23.3.2014 Delhi News, Delhi City News - Cities News - Times of India
Delhi ragpicker shares experience in Bangkok
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Kidney, the Eternal Scavenger 21.3.2014 newindianexpress.com
Kidney pushes out toxic, waste products like ammonia, urea, creatinine, uric acid, drug metabolites, ingested chemicals and poisons through urine
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Raising a stink 20.3.2014 Latest News
Bhasha Singh's Unseen: The Truth About India's Manual Scavengers takes a look at the age-old practice of manual scavenging through the eyes of the people who continue to perform this job till date. It is an important work since it brings to the fore ...
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Industrial wastes dumped in drains 19.3.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Industrial wastes dumped in drains
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7-yr-old boy killed, sodomized and dumped in garbage (Cached) 19.3.2014 TOI: Cities
7-yr-old boy killed, sodomized and dumped in garbage
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Stinking drain is their bread and butter 18.3.2014 Hindu: Home
‘On an average we earn Rs.300 a day. In rainy season, our collection goes up though the stink from the drain is unbearable’
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