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Condition of city's cinema halls 24.11.2007 Hindu:Metro Plus: Madurai
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Our aim is to empower rural India to lead an enriched life 24.11.2007 Financial Express: Front Page
Today social responsibility (SR) has assumed greater significance and is an important tool to bind the various threads of the society into one.
Falling sick at work? 23.11.2007 The Navhind Times
Falling sick at work?
Diarrhoea Deaths 23.11.2007 Govt of india: PIB
Diarrhoea Deaths
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Turd World Reality 23.11.2007 New Indian Express
Turd World Reality
Mayor urges Stalin to fill vacancies in corporation 23.11.2007 New Indian Express
Mayor urges Stalin to fill vacancies in corporation
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I want global focus on plight of widows: Raj Loomba 23.11.2007 India E-News: Asia
Empowering widows and educating their children have been the life's mission for Britain-based social entrepreneur Raj Loomba, who had lost his father early and endured hardship along with his mother and siblings.
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Government initiative for clean hospitals 23.11.2007 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
COIMBATORE: The Coimbatore Medical College Hospital, the medical college and the hostels are set to witness intensive efforts at improving sanitation on their premises. Healthcare A committee formed by ...
12,000 toilets to be set up 22.11.2007 New Indian Express
12,000 toilets to be set up
Poor hygiene, toilet habits cost thousands of lives in Asia: WHO 22.11.2007 Mint: Human Development
Majority of deaths on account of poor hygiene and sanitation are in Asia with 90% being under 5 years of age and more than half of all deaths being in China and India
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Bhopal teachers cry `forced labour` 22.11.2007 Business Standard
Bhopal teachers cry `forced labour`
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“Privatisation of sanitation in Govt. schools a necessity” 22.11.2007 Hindu: New Delhi
NEW DELHI: Education Minister Arvinder Singh said on Wednesday that the Delhi Government had introduced privatisation of sanitation in the Capital’s government schools as there was an acute shortage of “safai karamcharis” due ...
Koda cracks review whip 22.11.2007 Telegraph: Front Page
On an overdrive, chief minister Madhu Koda today reviewed the functioning of departments of water resources, drinking water and sanitation, building construction, REO and road construction and the JSEB, just after changing secretaries of the important departments yesterday.
Splurge, where you got to go 22.11.2007 Hindu:Metro Plus: Hyderabad
The one place you have to go is the place to spread money and show your class. SERISH NANISETTI has the low down
‘Sanitation should be given primary importance in every village’ 22.11.2007 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Collector distributes welfare measures to 146 beneficiaries
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Water meters help consumers as well as suppliers 22.11.2006 India Together
With a properly metered water bill, consumers have a much better chance of being heard than otherwise. Yes, there are justified concerns abouts rights and equity when we talk of water, but metering is not anti-poor. In fact, used well, it can address their demands powerfully, says S Vishwanath.
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Water: Hottest commodity to invest in 21.11.2007 Rediff: Business
Within 50 years over half the global population will be living with water shortages. In fact, water shortages currently affect 80 countries and will affect 4 billion people by 2050.
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UN launches Year of Sanitation 21.11.2007 TOI: The United States
The International Year of Sanitation, 2008, is a theme year set by the UN General Assembly to help put this global crisis at the forefront of the international agenda.
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UN urges investment to improve sanitation for poor 21.11.2007 News

UNITED NATIONS, Nov 21 (Reuters) Investing 10 billion dollars a year could halve the proportion of people without basic toilet facilities by 2015, an issue that affects 2.6 billion people worldwide, the United Nations said.
UN allocates US$ 8.8 mn to cyclone-hit Bangladesh 21.11.2007 Rediff: News
The grant will make funds available immediately for relief operations and enable several UN agencies, including the World Food Programme, the UN Children's Fund and the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation, to provide food, shelter, water and sanitation. Citing government statistics, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said that over 2,400 people are dead and 1,500 missing after Cyclone Sidr. Over 273,000 houses, 760,000 acres of crop were destroyed.
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