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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.......

Aamir meets PM; gets plea across to end manual scavenging

Bollywood actor Aamir Khan, who met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at his official 7, Race Course Road residence in New Delhi on Monday, said he has been assured by the latter that the government......

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......

Amit Shah paints a rosy picture of PM Modi @ national executive

The Narendra Modi government is here to stay for 10-20 years, Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah asserted on Friday, claiming that the new dispensation has ended the "reign of scams" and......

Dr Singh rakes up UP's dismal riots record at NIC meet

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday asked political parties to refrain from taking advantage of communal strife and said states should crack down on elements fanning such violence irrespective......

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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Working for India's women and children

28 May 2016, New Delhi, Tania Ameer In an exclusive interview with Millennium Post, Women & Child Development Minister Maneka Sanjay Gandhi... ...

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The Worst Job in the World

The latest Socio-Economic Caste Census data released in July last year reveals that 1.8 lakh households are engaged in manual scavenging across... ...

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Manual scavenging is illegal but still persists

It is a criminal, non-bailable act, but manual scavenging continues unhindered. 'We do not have any illegal forms of work,' Charu Mori, chief... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/manual-scavenging-illegal-still-persists-103009130.html
HC to DJB

New Delhi, May 25 (PTI) Delhi High Court today directed the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) to ensure no person is engaged for cleaning sewer lines and other... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/7482814_Give-protective-gear-to-those-cleaning-sewers--HC-to-DJB.html
A review

As the Narendra Modi-led NDA government completes two years, a look at its hits and misses On May 26, two years back, President Pranab Mukherjee... ...

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