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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......

Opposition corners BJP over growing attacks on Dalits

The Opposition in Rajya Sabha on Thursday launched a frontal attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party over growing attacks on Dalits and other sections, saying a "Taliban-like attitude" was prevailing......

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......

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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Hotel workers bodies lay unattended

Chennai : The bodies of three migrant workers, who died from asphyxiation around Saturday noon while trying to clean a sump at Perambur branch of... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/in-other-news/250716/chennai-hotel-workers-bodies-lay-unattended.html
Three choke to death in Perambur hotel sump

Employee faints after opening the lid and two of his colleagues fall while trying to rescue him; owner and manager held Three persons were... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/three-choke-to-death-in-perambur-hotel-sump/article8892862.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
India's invisible manual scavengers

Data given by States show mismatch between number of dry latrines and workers who clean them Is it possible that hundreds of thousands of dry... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/indias-invisible-manual-scavengers/article8891365.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Martin Macwan

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Picture shows Dalit community members hold wooden sticks and shout slogans during a protest in Ahmedabad... ...

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BJP faces heat as opposition targets 'Gujarat model' in Parliament

The Opposition in Rajya Sabha on Thursday launched a frontal attack on the BJP over growing attacks on Dalits and other sections, saying a... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-una-incident-bjp-faces-heat-as-opposition-targets-gujarat-model-in-parliament-2236751

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