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Maha shocker: Fear of losing homes keeps scavenging unchecked 30.9.2014 Pune News, Pune City News | Cities News - Times of India
A recent Human Rights Watch report has found that contrary to the state government's claim that there are no dry latrines and manual scavenging in the state, the practice persists in ...
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Cabinet approves 'Swachh Bharat' programme for urban areas 25.9.2014 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Sept. 25 : The union cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday gave its approval for a massive program called 'Swachh Bharat' mission for the urban areas.
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Cabinet approves 'Swachh Bharat' programme for urban areas 25.9.2014 All Current Affairs Stories
The union cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday gave its approval for a massive program called 'Swachh Bharat' mission for the urban areas.
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Cabinet sets 5-year target for Swachh Bharat 25.9.2014 TOI: India
The Cabinet on Wednesday set the target of five years starting from October 2 to implement complete sanitation programme – Swachh Bharat Mission – in all urban areas across the ...
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On the menu: the three Rs 25.9.2014 Hindu: Bangalore
Only 5 per cent of the waste from New Krishna Bhavan at Malleshwaram is handled by BBMP
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₹62,000 crore to be spent on Clean India Mission 24.9.2014 HBL: Home

The Government has announced a five-year Clean India Mission for urban areas, which will be implemented for 4,041 towns at a cost of over ₹62,000 crore.The Union Information and Broa...

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Swachh Bharat Programme for Urban Areas 24.9.2014 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today gave its approval for a massive program called "Swachh Bharat Mission for Urban Areas". This is proposed to be implemented over 5 years starting from 2nd October, 2014 in all 4041 statutory towns. The total expected cost of the programme over 5 years is Rs. 62,009 crore, out of which the proposed Central assistance will be of Rs. 14,623 crore.
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Putting Waste to Good Use 22.9.2014 The New Indian Express - Education - http://newindianexpress.com/education/
Protoprint helps waste pickers access technology that will convert plastic waste into 3D Printer filament for sale
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Drive to Remain a Token Affair in Corp Limits 20.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
The collection is to take place only in Fort and Palayam circles ahead of the state-level programme to be inaugurated on Oct 2
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We make 3D printer filament from waste plastic: Sidhant Pai 17.9.2014 Latest News
In this interview, Sidhant Pai, CEO, Protoprint, explains how waste picker can earn much more from plastic waste by processing it into filament, which can be used for 3D printers
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More trains to be fitted with bio-toilets 17.9.2014 Hyderabad News, Hyderabad City News | Cities News - Times of India
In a bid to improve cleanliness on trains and railway properties, South Central Railway (SCR) will implement a slew of measures, including increasing the number of bio-toilets on ...
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Naidu asks Delhi authorities to make capital clean 11.9.2014 All News-IANS Stories
Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu Thursday asked the Delhi government and other agencies to firm up their plans to make the capital clean and green.
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Naidu asks Delhi authorities to make capital clean 11.9.2014 New Kerala: India News
New Delhi, Sep 11 : Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu Thursday asked the Delhi government and other agencies to firm up their plans to make the capital clean and green.
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The illiteracy of innovation 10.9.2014 Hindu: Lead
The formal economy and the scientific sector deal with advanced technology, while the informal, the world of biomass, craft societies, are treated as lesser worlds with a separate logic. It is a dualism of thought which is quietly destroying huge parts of our culture
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Suchithwa Mission to Rope in Ragpickers, Scrap Hawkers for Boosting Waste Management in State 9.9.2014 newindianexpress.com
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Lens on crusher units in vulture zone 9.9.2014 The Telegraph : Jharkhand
Hazaribagh, Sept. 8: The Hazaribagh district administration has directed mining officials to crack down on stone crusher units operating illegally at Panchrukhi Pahad in Barkatha, posing serious threat to the existence of vultures already declared endangered worldwide.
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‘Spread awareness among customers’ 7.9.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
‘Spread awareness among customers’
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Stuck with plastic! 5.9.2014 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Stuck with plastic!
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Stuck with plastic! 5.9.2014 Hindu: Home
The biggest problem for the GVMC is the disposing of plastic waste. While the recyclable plastic is sold by workers and rag-pickers, the city generates 150 tonnes of plastic waste daily tha...
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Narendra Modi: One hundred days of latitude 4.9.2014 ET: Opinion
The good news is that the title of this column is not 'One hundred days of lassitude'. We have a government that appears to be working, warts and all.
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