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Apr 14, 2018
Gap between skilled and unskilled, rural and urban, online and offline is reducing; Bharat no longer backbencher of growth storyProactive and agile policy frameworks have already played a key role in India’s growth based on utilising its technological framework and are now leading to an empowered Bharat.
Apr 12, 2018
Narendra Modi says 8,50,000 toilets built in Bihar in a week: Past data indicates the claim is improbableNarendra Modi claimed recently that 8.5 lakh toilets were constructed in Bihar in one week. However, data indicates that this is improbable.
Apr 10, 2018
Narendra Modi in Bihar: PM arrives in Patna, will address 20,000 Swachh Bharat volunteers in East Champaran districtPrime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Bihar on Tuesday to address 20,000 'Swachh Bharat' volunteers in East Champaran district's Motihari town.
Mar 28, 2018
93% rural households with access to toilets use them, reveals national sanitation surveyOver 93 percent rural households which have access to toilets are using them and about 77 percent of houses in such areas have got toilets, the government-sponsored National Annual Rural Sanitation Survey (NARSS) revealed.
Mar 21, 2018
Cabinet approves opening of 18 new Indian missions in Africa by 2021The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the opening of 18 new Indian missions in Africa with an aim to expand India's footprints in the resource-rich continent where China has been trying to increase its presence.
Mar 16, 2018
Narendra Modi at News18 Rising India Summit says govt took big decisions because of popular supportNarendra Modi spoke on a range of issues — including the government's focus on the eastern region on the country, major social welfare schemes and electrification.
Feb 02, 2018
Budget 2018: Health, education, sanitation allocation appears to be most in 3 years but it isn’tWhile funding for health, education and sanitation programmes in Budget 2018-19 appears to be the highest over the last three years–a 13 percent rise from the previous year–the money set aside has declined from actual allocations of 2017-18, according to a FactChecker analysis of Budget data.
Feb 01, 2018
Manohar Parrikar says drinking in public places to become penal offence in GoaDrinking in public places would soon become a punishable offence in Goa with a fine upto Rs 5000, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said while warning people against such indulgence.
Jan 21, 2018
Swachh Bharat Mission: Maharashtra leads the way in toilet construction, builds 42.72 lakh household toiletsMaharashtra has constructed the maximum number of individual household toilets under the Centre's flagship Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) scheme
Jan 06, 2018
Private firms not interested in maintenance of public toilets in Delhi, tender receives zero response, says civic bodyTenders were floated for corporate firms to become partners in sanitation work by taking up maintenance of public toilets but "no response" was received, a senior NDMC official said