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Category: Sanitation
Last updated: Mar 26 2019 02:16 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Mozambique prepares for cholera after cyclone wreaks havoc 26.3.2019 Reuters: World News
Rescue teams in Mozambique moved hundreds of people displaced by Cyclone Idai's massive and deadly flooding to safer shelters on Monday, while the government made preparations for a cholera outbreak that it says is inevitable amid the devastation.
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BJP 2014 manifesto check: Has Modi government improved cities and the lot of the new middle class? 25.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
From better public transport and housing to 100 smart cities, the BJP made many promises before the last Lok Sabha election. How many have been fulfilled?
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Corrected: Bill Gates urges Afghanistan and Pakistan to 'get to zero' in polio fight 25.3.2019 Reuters: World News
(Corrects para 13 to show India certified polio-free 5 years ago)
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MDWS marks World Water Day with water management workshop 23.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
On the occasion of World Water Day on 22nd March 2019, the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation  organised a two day National Workshop on Management of Grey Water in Rural Areas and Arsenic and Fluoride Remediation (March 21, 22) in collaboration with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)  Madras with support from UNICEF India.
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Cholera cases reported as hunger, disease stalk African cyclone survivors 22.3.2019 Reuters: Top News
Cholera cases were reported on Friday in the Mozambican city of Beira, adding a risk of deadly illnesses for hundreds of thousands of people who are scrambling for shelter, food and water after catastrophic flooding in southern Africa.
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Focus of SS 2019 on Sustaining outcomes Achieved Under SBM (Urban) -- Indicators include Sustainable ODF Status, Sustainable Solid Waste & Faecal Sludge Management practices 22.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
An article by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)on the Swachh Survekshan 2019 has created a wrong impression as the article is factuallyinaccurate. The Government has been addressing the issue of urban sanitation and waste management in a transparent and systematic manner under the aegis of the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban).
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World Water Day: Save Water By Making These Small Changes In Daily Life 22.3.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The World Water Day theme 2019 is "Leaving no one behind". This year is 26th World Water Day.
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Free medical camp organised by NHPC 21.3.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Free medical camp organised by NHPC
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Nirav Modi will be in one of the most crowded jails 20.3.2019 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
While in custody and until the first hearing in his extradition case next week, Modi is likely to be held in a separate cell but may also have to share a cell with other prisoners given the overcrowding pressures.
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Fifteenth Finance Commission holds meeting on issues of Environment, Forest and Climate change 20.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
As per the terms of reference of the Fifteenth Finance Commission – · “The Commission may consider proposing measurable performance-based incentives for States, at the appropriate level of government, in following areas (i) Achievements in implementation of flagship schemes of Government of India, disaster resilient infrastructure, sustainable development goals, and quality of expenditure; (ii) Progress made in sanitation, solid waste managementand bringing in behavioural change to end open defecation.
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Sanitary napkin vending machine installed 20.3.2019 The Assam Tribune
Sanitary napkin vending machine installed
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Will Samajwadi-BSP Alliance Impact BJP? The Countdown With Prannoy Roy 19.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
In the second episode of 'The Countdown', Dr Prannoy Roy, Shekhar Gupta, Dorab Sopariwala and NDTV's Kamaal Khan and Alok Pandey analyse whether the Akhilesh Yadav-Mayawati alliance in Uttar Pradesh...
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Those on bail opposing BJP’s ‘Main Bhi Chowkidar’ campaign: Prasad 19.3.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, The BJP on Tuesday claimed that the party’s hyped and newly launched ‘Main Bhi Chowkidar (I am also Chowkidar)’ campaign has been immensely successful and it has irked only those who are on bail and those who are ‘opposing it’. “Those who are on bail are opposing it. Those whose family and their properties […]
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Photos: In Tamil Nadu, Dalit sanitation workers are told to help doctors perform autopsies 17.3.2019 Scroll.in
Arun Vijai M’s photographs, which are currently on view at the Chennai Photo Biennale, take an alternative look at life and death in mortuaries.
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India’s cleanest and dirtiest cities: Is yours among them? 15.3.2019 Citizen Matters
The 'world's largest cleanliness survey' encompassing 4,237 cities in the country has turned up some consistent winners and some emerging movers. Check out the winners and losers across the different categories.
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Why the air inside your home could be as toxic as that outside 13.3.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
India's dubious distinction in terms of air quality is widely discussed, but the focus of discussion has typically been outdoor pollution. Yet, right here in Bengaluru, indoor pollution poses serious risks for several communities, cutting across class. What are the sources of indoor pollution and how can it be addressed?
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Nothing done for Ganga in past 5 years : Akhilesh 13.3.2019 Sify Finance
Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for doing nothing to clean the Ganga, a promise he had made in the run up to the Lok Sabha elections in 2014.
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Readers’ comments: ‘We must honour soldier’s sacrifices, but not canonise them as martyrs’ 10.3.2019 Scroll.in
Responses to articles on Scroll.in
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PM Modi Meets Nari Shakti Award Winners, Says Their Work An Inspiration 9.3.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday told recipients of the Nari Shakti Puraskar, the highest civilian honour for women, that their work is an inspiration for others and exhorted them to go even...
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Swachh Bharat successful because women gave importance to it : PM 9.3.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that Swachh Bharat Abhiyan has been largely successful because women gave importance to it. ‘Success of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan is attributable in large measure, to the fact that women have given importance to it,’ said Mr Modi, who met and interacted with the recipients of the Nari […]
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