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Jun 23, 2017
Swachh Bharat Mission: Rural Uttarakhand, Haryana declared open defecation-freeRural Uttarakhand and rural Haryana declared themselves as the fourth and fifth open defecation free states under the Swachh Bharat Mission Gramin
Jun 14, 2017
Puducherry plans to emerge as open defecation-free on 2 OctoberPuducherry PWD Minister A Namassivayam on Wednesday said the entire Union Territory would be declared 'open defecation free' on 2 October
Jun 02, 2017
World Environment Day 2017: SHRI's sustainable toilets aim for more than ending open defecationAnoop Jain is building biodegradable toilets that help power a renewable energy power plant, which also provides people with clean drinking water.
Jun 01, 2017
Uma Bharti announces committee to probe effect of de-silting and mining in river Ganga's flowUnion minister Uma Bharti on Thursday announced setting up of a committee in her ministry to look into the issues of de-silting and mining in the Ganga's stretch in Bihar.
May 31, 2017
'Darwaza Band' campaign launched: Govt says two lakh villages in India open defecation-free, 64% toilets readyUnion minister Narendra Singh Tomar said two lakh villages across the country have become open defecation free so far; in 2014, there were 44 percent toilets in the country, and this number has gone up to 64 percent
May 28, 2017
Uttarakhand to be open defecation free by 31 May, says Chief Minister Trivendra Singh RawatArray
May 27, 2017
Three years of Narendra Modi: Centre generated 813.76 crore person days of work under flagship schemesThe Narendra Modi government generated 813.76 crore person days of work under its flagship schemes in the last three years, Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Saturday.
May 24, 2017
Swachh Bharat two-and-a-half years on: Narendra Modi government's claims remain unverifiedAlthough Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (Clean India Mission) has sent India on a toilet construction spree, 51.6 percent of households across the country did not use an improved sanitation facility – a system that separates human excreta from human contact–between January 2015 and December 2016.
May 20, 2017
Maharashtra govt to form 'good morning' squads to check open defecation in the stateThe Maharashtra government has decided to form squads in a bid to curb open defecation across the state.
May 01, 2017
Maharashtra Day celebration: CM Devendra Fadnavis pays tribute to martyrs, state gets its own RERAThe 57th Maharashtra Day was celebrated across the state on Monday, with the main ceremony taking place at the sprawling Shivaji Park here.