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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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Corporation Messes up Drainage Sludge

CHENNAI: The Chennai Corporation's outdated methods of clearing out sludge removed from storm water drains (SWD) has turned many city roads messy,... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Corporation-Messes-up-Drainage-Sludge/2014/12/12/article2567157.ece
No manual scavenging in the state after 2007

The Gujarat Government has filed an affidavit in the Gujarat High Court saying no manual scavenging was being done in the state, which contradicts... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/ahmedabad/in-hc-govt-contradicts-cag-report-no-manual-scavenging-in-the-state-after-2007/
'Put an end to manual scavenging or face music'

National Commission for Safai Karmacharis Chairperson warns stern action against erring officialsNational Commission for Safai Karmacharis... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/445664/039put-end-manual-scavenging-face.html
Activist's plea to end manual scavenging

Madras High Court. Chennai: A PIL has been filed in the Madras high court, seeking a direction to the authorities to restrain sanitary workers... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141202/nation-current-affairs/article/activist%E2%80%99s-plea-end-manual-scavenging
'Regularisation of 35,000 contract civic workers soon'

Chairman of Karnataka State Safai Karmachari Commission Narayan said, steps would be taken to regularise the services of 35,000 contract civic... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/445066/039regularisation-35000-contract-civic-workers.html

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