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Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauds Reliance Foundation, Tata Group for cleanliness drive
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauds Reliance Foundation, Tata Group for cleanliness drive

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday lauded the cleanliness drive launched by Reliance Industries' philanthropy arm Reliance Foundation and the Tata Group, as his 'Clean India' mission finds acceptance from common man to high and mighty of corporate India

Photo of Rajasthan minister Shambhu Singh Khatesar urinating in public goes viral, he calls it 'age-old tradition'
India

Photo of Rajasthan minister Shambhu Singh Khatesar urinating in public goes viral, he calls it 'age-old tradition'

Rajasthan minister Shambhu Singh Khatesar denied flouting the Swachh Bharat Mission, saying, "defecating in public may cause diseases, but urinating in the open is not an issue, as long as it is done in a secluded area".

Clean India mission, internal security on agenda of two-day governors' conference beginning Monday
India

Clean India mission, internal security on agenda of two-day governors' conference beginning Monday

Clean India mission and internal security are among the important agendas listed for a two-day conference of governors and Lt Governors beginning Monday at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi.

Narendra Modi in Bihar: PM arrives in Patna, will address 20,000 Swachh Bharat volunteers in East Champaran district
India

Narendra Modi in Bihar: PM arrives in Patna, will address 20,000 Swachh Bharat volunteers in East Champaran district

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Bihar on Tuesday to address 20,000 'Swachh Bharat' volunteers in East Champaran district's Motihari town.

Narendra Modi urges Indian media to focus on positive development, says it will help give direction to country
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Narendra Modi urges Indian media to focus on positive development, says it will help give direction to country

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday invoked late President APJ Abdul Kalam to urge the media to give up negativity and focus on positive developments to help give direction to the country.

UN expert says 'Swachh Bharat' mission lacks human rights approach, draws Centre's ire
India

UN expert says 'Swachh Bharat' mission lacks human rights approach, draws Centre's ire

Narendra Modi's pet 'Swachh Bharat' mission came in for sharp criticism by a top UN expert on sanitation who said it lacked a holistic human rights approach

Narendra Modi calls Swachh Bharat 'mass movement', urges people not to politicise issue
India

Narendra Modi calls Swachh Bharat 'mass movement', urges people not to politicise issue

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the Swachh Bharat campaign has become a "mass movement".

Devendra Fadnavis sweeps lane in Crawford Market, launches 15-day 'Swachhta hi Seva' campaign
India

Devendra Fadnavis sweeps lane in Crawford Market, launches 15-day 'Swachhta hi Seva' campaign

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis Friday picked up a broom and swept a lane in the busy Crawford Market while launching the 15-day sanitation campaign — Swachhta hi Seva

Chhattisgarh women file complaint about 'missing' toilets in Amarpur village
India

Chhattisgarh women file complaint about 'missing' toilets in Amarpur village

Toilets have gone "missing" from a house in a Chhattisgarh village and a woman and her daughter want a bewildered police to trace them fast.

Centre requests Amitabh Bachchan to be the face of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
India

Centre requests Amitabh Bachchan to be the face of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Amitabh Bachchan could be the face of 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' as the Centre has written to the actor to "lend his voice and person" to the campaign.

Swachh Bharat effect: Inspired tribal sells goat to build toilet at home
India

Swachh Bharat effect: Inspired tribal sells goat to build toilet at home

Local activists informed him about the Swachh Bharat campaign and convinced him to construct a toilet in his house.

Modi govt allocates Rs 1700 crores for Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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Modi govt allocates Rs 1700 crores for Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

The government has made an allocation of Rs 1700 crores for effective implementation of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

Woman panchayat 'live broadcasts' names of villagers who defecate in the open
India

Woman panchayat 'live broadcasts' names of villagers who defecate in the open

The details of a resident on way to defecate in the open are broadcast 'live' on a public address system in an MP village.

Modi is a merchant of mere dreams and lies: Congress
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Modi is a merchant of mere dreams and lies: Congress

Congress on Friday dubbed Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a "merchant of mere dreams and lies".

Message of 'Swachh Bharat' should become part of lifestyle: Jaitley to children
India

Message of 'Swachh Bharat' should become part of lifestyle: Jaitley to children

Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday expressed confidence that the message of cleanliness would be welcomed by kids.

Javadekar slams Rahul Gandhi for his remarks on Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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Javadekar slams Rahul Gandhi for his remarks on Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Prakash Javadekar hit out at Rahul Gandhi over his comments against 'Swachh Bharat' campaign.

President Pranab asks students to join Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
India

President Pranab asks students to join Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

The slogan of "Swachh Bharat" on Friday echoed in Rashtrapati Bhavan where President Pranab Mukherjee urged students to join the campaign.

Cong will hate what Modi likes: BJP on Rahul's 'ban on English' remark
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Cong will hate what Modi likes: BJP on Rahul's 'ban on English' remark

After Rahul Gandhi alleged that the Narendra Modi-led government was only interested in photo opportunities and was anti-English, BJP hit back at Congress.

Govt sweeping streets for photo ops, destroying Nehru's legacy: Congress
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Govt sweeping streets for photo ops, destroying Nehru's legacy: Congress

On the occasion of Nehru's 125th birth anniversary, Congress attacked the Modi government, saying the government was more interested in photo opportunities.

Photos: PM Narendra Modi launches Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in Varanasi
India

Photos: PM Narendra Modi launches Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in Varanasi

PM Narendra Modi took part in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in Varanasi.