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Jul 16, 2017
A comic book on menstrual hygiene is helping girls in rural India better understand their bodiesSpreading Your Wings aims to solve social problems, create an atmosphere of body positivity, and engage in those conversations which are considered 'difficult'.
Jul 15, 2017
Four sanitation workers die of asphyxiation while cleaning septic tank in DelhiFour sanitation workers died of asphyxiation while cleaning a septic tank in south Delhi's Ghitorni area on Saturday, police said.
Jun 24, 2017
Pinarayi Vijayan writes to school headmasters seeking cooperation for a disease-free KeralaChief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan Saturday reached out to school heads in Kerala to ensure the participation of teachers and students in the government's massive cleanliness drive to check the spread of diseases in the state.
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
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.