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Sitharaman, Goyal biggest gainers in Cabinet reshuffle

Nirmala Sitharaman and Piyush Goyal emerged as two biggest gainers in the Cabinet reshuffle on Sunday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave them the heavyweight Defence and Railways portfolios......

Why Gadkari was given the job of cleaning the Ganga

Only 40 of the 160 projects under the Namami Gange Mission -- a Rs 20,000 crore project for cleaning the river -- have been completed.   Faced with the herculean task of fulfilling the......

Nirmala Sitharaman gets defence, Piyush Goyal gets railways

In the third reshuffle since coming to power, Prime Minister Modi raised the strength of his Council of Ministers from 73 to 76.  With a focus on delivery as he prepares for the 2019 Lok......

2 civilians killed as Pak violates ceasefire in Rajouri for 3rd time in 3 days

Pakistani troops again pounded Nowshera area of Jammu and Kashmir near the Line of Control with mortars on Saturday, killing two civilians and injuring three and forcing evacuation of hundreds of......

In their modified role, junior ministers no longer pushovers

Barely days after the reshuffle, a wind of change is being felt not only by bureaucrats but also senior ministers. Sanjeeb Mukherjee and Archis Mohan report.In its two-year tenure, the Narendra......

Fiscal math may not dictate Budget spend

The need to redo the math has become necessary following directions from the political leadership, reports Subhomoy Bhattacharjee. The government plans to show a massive increase in public......

Why the PPP model should be taken seriously

Some states have made good progress with regard to positioning a proper institutional framework for PPPs, notes M Ramachandran At a time when the country badly needs a huge infrastructure......

World Bank approves $1.5 billion to support clean India campaign

More than 500 million of the rural population in India continue to defecate in the open, suffering from preventable deaths, illness, stunting, harassment and economic losses. Image: Prime......

Will a cess on services make Swachh Bharat a success?

Raising money through a cess to fund the government's ongoing cleanliness and sanitation campaign suggests that the intial round of efforts did not achieve the objectives fully, notes Govindraj......

Toilets are fine but what about waste management?

  A study by international NGO WaterAid showed if all people waiting for household toilets in India were to stand in a line today, the queue would stretch from earth to moon and beyond.......
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Eco-friendly use of sanitary napkins - Aishwarya’s solution to 43 cr pads dumped every year

Aishwarya. Photo: Mathrubhumi Thrissur: The country is getting polluted by 9000 ton sanitary napkins, i.e. 43.2 crore pads every year. Aishwarya, a... ...

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Union health ministry gets award for Swachhta drive

The Union Health Ministry has been declared as the "best department" for its contribution to Swachhta Pakhwada, an inter-ministry initiative... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/union-health-ministry-gets-award-for-swachhta-drive-117100300486_1.html
Meenakshi temple takes top honours in Swachhata drive

The Sri Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple in Madurai has won the award for the cleanest iconic place among 10 contenders selected under the Swachh... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-meenakshi-temple-takes-top-honours-in-swachhata-drive-2549943
FICCI's India Sanitation Coalition gets top corporate award

On the occasion of the third anniversary of the Swachh Bharat Mission held at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi today India Sanitation Coalition was... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/ficci-s-india-sanitation-coalition-gets-top-corporate-award-117100200593_1.html
Sachin urges people to keep earth clean

Mumbai: Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar today urged the people to keep the city and its surroundings clean in order to make it not just beautiful,... ...

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