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National Plog Run to make neighbourhoods plastic-free engages 28 lakh participants across India
India

National Plog Run to make neighbourhoods plastic-free engages 28 lakh participants across India

Since the first plogging event in 2016, the Swedish fitness trend has grown immensely in popularity around the world.

Groundwater contamination was found to be 12 times higher in Indian villages practicing open defecation
India

Groundwater contamination was found to be 12 times higher in Indian villages practicing open defecation

After the open-defecation free campaign, the government will focus on solid and liquid waste management in villages.

Naveen Patnaik, a master at handling catastrophic cyclones, wards off Narendra Modi storm; begins fresh term in Odisha
Politics

Naveen Patnaik, a master at handling catastrophic cyclones, wards off Narendra Modi storm; begins fresh term in Odisha

The 73-year-old Odisha chief minister and BJD president Patnaik withstood the Modi wave for the second time in five years.

Odisha targets to achieve 'Open Defecation Free' status by 2018: Panchayat bodies, SHGs to be involved
India

Odisha targets to achieve 'Open Defecation Free' status by 2018: Panchayat bodies, SHGs to be involved

Odisha government has said the state has registered a substantial progress in toilet coverage under the 'Swachh Bharat Mission' (SBM) and set a target to achieve Open Defecation Free (ODF) status by the end of 2018.

Time yet for Modi to be termed revolutionary; India should take Netanyahu's comment with a pinch of salt
India

Time yet for Modi to be termed revolutionary; India should take Netanyahu's comment with a pinch of salt

Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears to be more of a reformist than a revolutionary, especially because his schemes be it Swachh Bharat, push for yoga or demonetisation, all seek to bring a behavioural change in India

DUSU Elections 2017: In North Campus, student bodies kick Swachh Bharat Abhiyan out of the window
Politics

DUSU Elections 2017: In North Campus, student bodies kick Swachh Bharat Abhiyan out of the window

In Delhi University's North Campus, student bodies across political lines (ABVP, NSUI) are united in their defiance of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

Narendra Modi urges bureaucrats to take speedy decisions, focus on backward districts
India

Narendra Modi urges bureaucrats to take speedy decisions, focus on backward districts

Narendra Modi has asked all wings of the government to work in a synchronised manner and pressed the bureaucracy to take speedy decisions

Bihar floods: Women face privacy issues as open defecation remains only option in deluge-hit state
India

Bihar floods: Women face privacy issues as open defecation remains only option in deluge-hit state

Even as over 10 million people uprooted by the floods in 15 districts of Bihar grapple with survival issues amid inadequate relief, the womenfolk face problems of another kind — privacy issues amid inhuman living conditions.

Toilet: Ek Prem Katha writers refute claims of plagiarism by documentary filmmaker
Bollywood

Toilet: Ek Prem Katha writers refute claims of plagiarism by documentary filmmaker

Praveen Vyas is alleging Toilet: Ek Prem Katha was copied from his short film Manini.

Salman Khan roped in as the face of anti-open defecation campaign of BMC
Entertainment

Salman Khan roped in as the face of anti-open defecation campaign of BMC

Salman Khan came on board after he got perturbed at the sight of watching people relieve themselves outside his apartment at Bandra Bandstand.

New Islamic State video shows militants razing ancient Iraqi city to ground
World

New Islamic State video shows militants razing ancient Iraqi city to ground

A video released by the Islamic State (IS) militants shows the Sunni radical group destroying an ancient city in Iraq using power tools, bulldozers and explosives, media reported on Sunday.