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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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Important Bills in Parliament

— By FPJ |Nov 26, 2014 09:25 am This Winter Session in the Indian Parliament is an important one as the newly elected NDA... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/winter-session-important-bills-in-parliament/
Six big ideas

Jan Dhan Yojana, Swachh Bharat, Make in India among initiatives launched by the govt BS Reporter November 24, 2014 Last Updated at 10:06 IST The... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/six-big-ideas-114112400100_1.html
Scavenging, sanitation

This refers to the report, NHRC pulls up Tamil Nadu on manual scavenging (some editions, Nov.19), based on evidence supplied by The Hindu in... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/letters/scavenging-sanitation/article6627582.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Submit Report On Manual Scavenging, Orders NHRC

CHENNAI: Taking suo motu cognisance of yet another case of manual scavenging, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notice to the... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Submit-Report-On-Manual-Scavenging-Orders-NHRC/2014/11/19/article2530819.ece
India need toilets to end manual scavenging

India is slowly waking up to the Modi government’s cleanliness drive, but the practice of employing people as manual scavengers still persists in... ...

http://www.asianage.com/delhi/india-need-toilets-end-manual-scavenging-512

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