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Officials grumble after PM orders them to clean on Mahatma's b'day

Sep 29, 2014

Officials grumble after PM orders them to clean on Mahatma's b'day

Since taking office, Modi has repeatedly invoked Gandhi and lamented the poor state of sanitation and public cleanliness in India. He has also vowed to clean the heavily polluted Ganges river in time for Gandhi's 150th anniversary. #World Bank #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Health #Mahatma Gandhi #Sanitation #Toilets #Waste management #PM Modi #October 2 #Clean India Campaign #Public cleanliness
Bill Gates meets PM Modi, praises focus on girls' toilets in schools, banking for poor

Sep 19, 2014

Bill Gates meets PM Modi, praises focus on girls' toilets in schools, banking for poor

Bill Gates also appreciated India's efforts in introducing four critical new vaccines in its Universal Immunisation Programme. #Narendra Modi #Banking #NewsTracker #Bill Gates #Sanitation #Girls' toilets
Bihar worst in open defecation Union minister

Sep 11, 2014

Bihar worst in open defecation Union minister

The minister said Prime Minister Narendra Modi referred to providing toilets to the last of the poor during his Independence Day speech, and the Centre has started working on achieving it. #NewsTracker #Panchayati raj #bIhar #Rural development #States #Sanitation #Drinking water #Indira Awas Yojana #Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan #Upendra Kushwaha #open defecation
Modi effect Six newly-wed brides return home as in-laws' place have no toilets

Aug 18, 2014

Modi effect Six newly-wed brides return home as in-laws' place have no toilets

Taking their cue from Prime Minister Narendar Modi's call in his Independence Day address for a toilet in every household, especially in rural areas, the young brides protested to their husbands and in-laws over lack of such a facility. #Uttar Pradesh #Narendra Modi #Inpraiseof #Independence Day #States #Sanitation #Toilets #Sulabh International

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No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Sep 29, 2014

Indian PM Narendra Modi Brings Vision Of "Toilets Before Temples" To A U.S. Audience

At the Global Citizen Festival, Modi calls on activists to get behind a plan to end open defecation and install toilets in every Indian home. On Saturday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi stood on a stage in Central Park and saluted 60,000 mostly ... #India #Jay-Z #Beyonce Knowles #Narendra Modi
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Sep 27, 2014

News24.com | Worst water crisis in 110 years

The water shortage "crisis" is under control for now, the parliamentary portfolio committee on water and sanitation has heard... #India #Jay-Z #Beyonce Knowles #Narendra Modi
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Sep 20, 2014

Police: 2 charged in city tow truck scam

A Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation worker and a female relative have been charged in a scheme to use his tow truck to move cars and take money from their owners to get them back... #India #Jay-Z #Beyonce Knowles #Narendra Modi