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Cabinet approves bill to scrap 58 redundant laws 18.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Cabinet approves bill to scrap 58 redundant laws
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Sewer deaths: Centre asks states and Union Territories to set up emergency response units 17.7.2019 Scroll.in
The government, in a letter dated July 12, asked the states to bring an end to the practice of manual scavenging and cited the rising number of sewer deaths.
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Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal promises free safety kits to sanitation workers 15.7.2019 Scroll.in
According to government data, 88 workers have died while cleaning sewers in 2019 alone. Of these, Delhi recorded the highest number of deaths – 18.
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Gujarat High Court asks govt to identify and rehabilitate manual scavengers 9.7.2019 DNA
CASE FILE: Court expressed unhappiness with the laidback approach of the government
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Stand-Up India Scheme extended till 2025 5.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Stand Up India Scheme has been extended upto the year 2025. This was stated by the Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, Smt Nirmala Sitharaman while presenting the Union Budget 2019-20 in the Parliament today.
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Malnutrition related mortality in particularly vulnerable Tribal groups 4.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Government has been implementing several schemes/programmes aimed at improving human development indices like Integrated Child Development Services and Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana of Ministry of Women and Child Development, National Health Mission and Mission Indradhanush of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Mid Day Meals Scheme and Samagra Shiksha of Ministry of Human Resources Development, Drinking Water & Total Sanitation Campaign of Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation, Targeted Public Distribution System of Department of Food & Public Distribution etc. Apart from giving grants for gap filling in respect of sectors like education, health etc., Ministry of Tribal Affairs provides untied funds for demand driven interventions for Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups (PVTGs).
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Watch: This hungry polar bear is 1,500 km from its Arctic home, looking for food in city dustbins 24.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
For four days the exhausted polar bear wandered through Norilsk crossing roads, sleeping on grassy patches, looking for food.
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Gujarat sewer deaths: Hotel owner and manager arrested by Vadodara Police 19.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Hotel owner Hasan Abbas Boraniya and his brother Imdad Boraniya, who used to run the eatery, were held late on Tuesday from their home.
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“People want an educated leader who listens to their grievances”: Raghav Chadha, AAP candidate 9.5.2019 Citizen Matters
On May 7th, Aam Aadmi Party’s South Delhi Lok Sabha candidate Raghav Chadha unveiled the manifesto for his constituency. Over a quick chat on one of his campaign trails, he shared more details about what his party aims to achieve.
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Junior National Sailing: Uma Chauhan and Sathiya Sudan lead after third day of competition 2.5.2019 Scroll.in
It was a tough day for Sailors as the winds were as low as 5 knots and many boats had to be towed to the start line for their races.
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Junior National Sailing: Bangalore’s Trishna Sailing Club dominates opening day at Marve beach 30.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A total of five races were conducted for seven classes including laser class (radial and 4.7), 420, RS One, 49er and Optimist class which had the most entries
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Sewer deaths: beneficiaries yet to get machines a month after launch 27.3.2019 Hindu: Delhi
Facility was to be handed over to families of those who died while cleaning tanks
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Tamil Nadu: Six die after inhaling toxic gas in septic tank in Kanchipuram 27.3.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
While one of them fell into the tank accidentally, the other five died while trying to save him.
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Delhi: Two dead after inhaling toxic fumes while cleaning restaurant’s sewage treatment plant 24.3.2019 Scroll.in
The two men were sent to clean the kitchen waste plant without any safety gear.
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Delhi sewer-cleaning machine project reinforces link between Dalits and sanitation work, say critics 4.3.2019 Scroll.in
The state government does not own the machines it launched last week. Instead, members of the Dalit community will get loans to buy them.
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City Buzz: Delhi bid to end manual scavenging | Rs 6500 crore for Mumbai Metro | Pune resilience plan..and more! 4.3.2019 Citizen Matters
Will Delhi finally be able to end manual scavenging with technology? What are Mumbai Metro's plans with the historic loan from ADB? And why is Kolkata Metro causing serious concern among commuters? Catch a recap of some of the important headlines from our cities last week.
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Two rallies and a ‘GR wapsi’: Why sanitation workers held protests in Delhi and Mumbai on Monday 26.2.2019 Scroll.in
From minimum wages to less hazardous working conditions, sweepers, sewer cleaners and garbage collectors across India have similar demands from the government.
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An eco-friendly dry toilet can change rural sanitation – but Swachh Bharat Mission is ignoring it 25.2.2019 Scroll.in
Ecosan toilets are cost effective and don’t need water, but Swachh Bharat is focusing on pit toilets.
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Where does your shit travel and who cleans it? 25.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The story of a man who died cleaning a sewer.
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RPL-PMKVY Certificate Distribution Ceremony in Ziro, ArP 19.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
RPL-PMKVY Certificate Distribution Ceremony in Ziro, ArP
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