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Swachh Bharat toilets: What Modi must do

'Open defecation kills more Indians than any terrorist organisation could, but turning that around will take communicating that all Indians are created equal and that continuing this practice is......

UN expert finds holes in Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project 'Swachh Bharat' mission on Friday came in for sharp criticism by a top United Nations expert on sanitation who said it "lacked a holistic human rights......

The most powerful PMO in India's history

From Swachh Bharat to spearheading the Make in India campaign, the PMO seems to be at the centre of all policies, writes Nivedita Mookerji. On the evening of November 8, 2016, the sudden buzz in......

Swachh Bharat survey: Find out where your city ranks

Cities are the engines of growth and urban India contribute to about 70% of country’s GDP. For cities to continue their contribution and provide quality of life to citizens, urban......

The truth about Swachh Bharat

Building toilets, however essential, must not be confused with sanitation. Or the crying need for a revamp of India's sewage systems, says environmentalist and political activist Sunita Narain.......

RBI to issue new fluorescent blue Rs 50 notes

The new note having dimension of 66 mm X 135 mm will bear the year of printing on the reverse side, a Swachh Bharat logo with slogan, language panel and the motif of 'Hampi with Chariot'. The......

How Modi can ensure that Bharat indeed become Swachh

Swachh Bharat Mission could focus on using technological innovation to eradicate the problem of open defecation, says R Gopalakrishnan. To illustrate that innovation is possible even with a......

Rs 3,902 crore cess collected. But how 'swachh' is our Bharat?

With the Swachh Bharat cess, the Service Tax rate has gone up to 14.5 per cent from 14 per cent. Government has collected Rs 3,901.78 crore (Rs 39.01 billion) last fiscal from the 0.5 per cent......

Why a PR agency cannot fulfill Modi's Swachh Bharat dream

Gimmicks such as appointing high-profile brand ambassadors like Sachin Tendulkar and his ilk or issuing “challenges” to sundry people have scarcely convinced the no-changers so far,......

Railways spent Rs 315 cr on cleanliness in 2015-16

Under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, special cleanliness campaign was launched by Railways on October 2, 2014. Railways has spent about Rs 315 crore (Rs 3.15 billion) on cleanliness and sanitation at......

PIX: Anil Kapoor's Swachh Bharat campaign

People who know Anil Kapoor are impressed by how down-to-earth he is. The actor, who now lives in the posh suburb of Juhu, still considers himself the boy from Chembur in eastern Mumbai, where his......

'We thought of Toilet: Ek Prem Katha long before Swachh Bharat'

Initially, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha was about a newly married woman who fights for a toilet in her sasural.But then Akshay came into the picture....Subhash K Jha reports. The producers of the Akshay......

PIX: Big B promotes Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis picked up brooms during a 'Maha Cleanathon' event held as a part of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on September 2.......

Look who's joined the Swachch Bharat campaign

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Singer Kailash Kher joined the list of Bollywood celebrities who took part in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat......

PIX: Amitabh, Priyanka, Sonakshi sign up for Swachh Bharat

The Bollywood brigade joins Amitabh Bachchan for a noble cause. Amitabh Bachchan was appointed as the brand ambassador for the NDTV-Dettol Banega Swachh India initiative. In this unique 12-hour......

India Hockey stars bring out cleaning gear to kick off Swachh Bharat week

IMAGE: Hockey stars Rupinder Pal Singh and PR Sreejesh participate in the Swacch Bharat Week on Tuesday. Photograph: Rupinder Pal Singh/Twitter In keeping with the ongoing Swachh Bharat mission......

Kohli, Thakur participate in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

India’s Test captain Virat Kohli and BCCI President Anurag Thakur swept the stands at the EdenGardens as part of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti on Sunday. "On the......
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Maharashtra constructs most toilets; BJP-ruled states shine

The Centre is focusing on construction of toilets to make the cities open defecation free by 2019 Press Trust of India | New Delhi Last Updated at... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/swachh-bharat-maharashtra-constructs-most-toilets-bjp-ruled-states-shine-118012100236_1.html
Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban Launches Smart Star-Rating for Garbage Free Cities Cities can be Rated as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 7 Star Based on their Compliance with the Protocol Conditions Specified f

Swachh Bharat Mission-Urban Launches Smart Star-Rating for Garbage Free Cities Cities can be Rated as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 7 Star Based on their... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/government-press-release/swachh-bharat-mission-urban-launches-smart-star-rating-for-garbage-free-118012000683_1.html
Govt holds 2-day consultation on SBM in rural Gurgaon

The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation organised a national consultation on Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) in rural Gurgaon to take stock of... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/govt-holds-2-day-consultation-on-sbm-in-rural-gurgaon-118012000755_1.html
Centre to review Smart City projects

The Central Government will review various Smart City projects implemented in Goa, Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/centre-to-review-smart-city-projects-118012000872_1.html
Rajasthan bags top slot in cleanliness feedback

Jaipur Municipal Corporation(JMC), which is engaged in improving the ranking of the city in Swachh Survekshan, has added another feather on the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/jaipur/report-rajasthan-bags-top-slot-in-cleanliness-feedback-2576906

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