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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 03, 2017
AAP in crisis: BJP's inability to fix Delhi's problems is the real hurdle in meeting its political ambitionsThe results of the MCD polls made the fault lines in the Aam Admi Party visible. But this does not ensure Bharatiya Janata Party a political success in the capital city as it has to tackle a number of burning issues related to the lives of the Delhites
Apr 27, 2017
PMO seeks two-year action plan from ministries on flagship Swachh Bharat Abhiyan"All ministries have prepared the action plans for Swachh Bharat Mission for the current financial year 2017-18 and for 2018-19. The respective ministries have committed Rs 5,300 crore budget for sanitation this year,"
Apr 20, 2017
MCD Election 2017: Whether AAP, BJP or Congress, party reach is futile if promises remain unfulfilledIn MCD elections, it's all going to be about the relationship between those standing for re-election and not about a BJP wave or an AAP survival kit or whether the Congress will be eclipsed or spring a surprise
Mar 20, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: Officials asked to ensure 30 districts are open defecation-free by DecemberUttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has asked government officials to ensure that 30 districts of the state are open defecation-free by December.
Feb 12, 2017
Providing safe drinking water to every person in rural India will be a huge challenge for the govtThe government of India has committed to providing every person living in rural India safe and adequate drinking water.
Jan 26, 2017
Meet Rohini Karale, the 16-year-old who's making her village go open defecation-freeWhat was on your bucket list when you were 16? It's likely that it never included making your locality open defecation-free.
Jan 20, 2017
Delhi gets a breather as domestic breeding checkers call off strikeDomestic breeding checkers have to keep the record of every household they visit and take the signature of the house owner on the record sheet acknowledging the visit.
Jan 16, 2017
East Delhi sanitation workers call off strike, municipal corporation says dues will be cleared by MarchSanitation workers on Monday called off their 11-day strike and agreed to lift garbage much to the relief of the east Delhi residents. The MCD Swacchata Karmchari Union had gone on strike demanding payment of pending salaries and arrears.
Jan 11, 2017
Delhi garbage crisis: Dumping on streets unfortunate, but spare a thought for MCD workersFor the five days sanitation workers of East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) struck work, a part of Delhi remained a stinking mess. Garbage ruled the roads and stench pervaded the air