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Sep 21, 2019
Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Faith leaders can play a big role in building a clean and healthy IndiaFaith is perhaps the most powerful force we have to move the minds, values and behaviours of the people of India.
Jun 16, 2019
Narendra Modi promises clean water for all rural homes by 2024, stresses on need for conservation effortsNarendra Modi said on Saturday that piped water will reach all homes in the countryside by 2024, setting a tough target at a time when hundreds of millions don’t have access to clean water
Jun 14, 2019
By linking cleanliness to spirituality, Gandhi, symbol of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, valorised inhuman practice of manual scavengingIf we consider manual scavenging as an inhuman occupation, then it's important to ask why Gandhi supported the system instead of adopting water closet
May 28, 2019
Menstrual Hygiene Day: Chennai sanitation workers bear brunt of improperly disposed padsWhile menstruation itself continues to be a taboo subject, unhygienic use and disposal of sanitary pads — especially in metropolitan cities like Chennai — is slowly exacting a toll on not only the environment but also human lives.
Mar 17, 2019
Swachh Bharat Mission forced Ladakh to face hard truths about waste management, find traditional solutionsMismanagement rather than declining water resources is the main reason for the water crisis in Ladakh's Leh town. There is also the problem of waste disposal.
Feb 25, 2019
By washing feet of sanitation workers, Narendra Modi delivers message of inclusivity as well as blow to Opposition's politicsAt Kumbh Mela, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was washing the feet of the poor and the oppressed as well as mocking the elitism that marks the corridors of power in India
Feb 07, 2019
Over nine crore toilets built, 5.5 lakh villages declared open defecation free since 2014, govt tells Lok SabhaMore than nine crore toilets have been constructed across the country, while over 5 lakh villages have been declared ODF till 5 February this year under the Swachh Bharat Mission-Gramin (SBM-G), govt tells Lok Sabha
Nov 11, 2018
Versova Beach clean-up: Activist Afroz Shah decides to 'move on' from campaign, shares video of dramatic improvementAfroz Shah, in a Twitter post on Sunday, showed the dramatic improvement in the condition of Mumbai's Versova beach after spearheading a clean-up drive for three years.
Oct 10, 2018
EDMC sanitation workers call off strike after civic body agrees to demands of timely payment of salaries, clearance of duesAfter nearly a month-long stir, sanitation workers of the cash-strapped EDMC on Tuesday ended their strike after the civic authority agreed to accept their demands.
Oct 02, 2018
Manual scavenging in India doesn't need denial and politicised narrative on solutions, but sanitation policy reformsDespite a law stressing not only eradication of manual scavenging but also rehabilitation of families dependent on the job, septic tanks have turned into death beds for many young men in India.