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Govt to bring new law to eradicate manual scavenging

Admitting to shortcomings in existing laws to eradicate manual scavenging, the government on Monday said it would bring a new legislation with more stringent provisions for eliminating the scourge.......

Bill to ban manual scavenging to be brought in Parliament

Nine years after a Public Interest Litigation said that over five lakh people were engaged in manual scavenging across the country, the government on Monday told the Supreme Court that a bill aimed......

How India can move from cynicism to hope

India just needs to exploit its natural strengths to live up to its potential, says Arun Jaitley. We live in an age of both cynicism and hope. When we see the depressing environment around us,......

LS nod to anti-sexual harassment at workplace bill

Amid din over the coal block allocation issue, the Lok Sabha on Monday passed a bill which seeks to protect women, including lakhs employed as domestic workers, from sexual harassment at their......

READ: PM's address to nation on 66th Independence Day

Here's the full text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's address to the nation of the occasion of India's 66th Independence Day. My dear countrymen, brothers, sisters and dear children,I greet you......

Can 'Toil-o-preneurs' solve India's sanitation woes

On the one had are sanitation oriented social enterprises and on the other are awareness raising campaigns by government, writes Rajni Bakshi. A law that bans toilets where human excreta has......

FM to meet state CMs, banks to review credit flow

In the run-up to the 2014 general elections, Finance Minister P Chidambaram will review credit flow to agriculture, education and housing and monitor progress of centrally sponsored schemes, at a......
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HC asks

07:27 pm New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought response from municipal agencies, especially the Delhi Jal Board (DJB), on whether they have... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/has-law-to-prohibit-manual-scavenging-been-implemented-hc-asks/
Legislature on Eradication of Manual Scavenging

The Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013” (MS Act, 2013) has been enacted by the Parliament in... ...

http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=107395
City Yet to be Free of Manual Scavenging

BHUBANESWAR: More than 60 manual scavengers have reported at the self-declaration centres set up by the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC).... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/City-Yet-to-be-Free-of-Manual-Scavenging/2014/07/23/article2344362.ece
Helmets or not in news reports

We read about two-wheeler accidents in the newspapers every day. These either result in a fatality or grievous injury to the rider and/ or pillion.... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/columns/letters-to-the-editor/Helmets-or-not-in-news-reports/articleshow/38693132.cms
How deep is your guilt, Mr Commissioner?

PCMC falters on antiscavenging law second time in month; manual scavengers deployed to clean underside of bridge inaugurated by Dy CM Amonth ago,... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/cover-story/How-deep-is-your-guilt-Mr-Commissioner/articleshow/38562516.cms

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