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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......

'Aadhar is a national security threat'

'The government that is talking all the time about national security and national interests should be concerned.''When national interests are jeopardised by their own project, they should pause and......

'Do you want the poor to pay even to shit?'

'We cannot let this country be a place where the poor pay to shit.'That is inhuman and unacceptable.' Bezwada Wilson, Magsaysay Award winner for 2016 and national convenor of the Safai Karamchari......

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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Govt claims it helped 91% of scavengers, after ignoring 93% of them

The central government has claimed that 91% of manual scavengers have been provided a one-time cash payment of Rs 40,000 and 108% of identified... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a751561.html
PDO suspended in manual scavenging case

The state government on Thursday suspended a PanchayatDevelopment Officer (PDO) who reportedly forced two municipal workers to enter a manhole in... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/616302/pdoamp8200suspended-manual-scavenging-case.html
Safai Karmachari panel for FIR against private firm

Karnataka State Safai Karmachari Commission chairman M R Venkatesh directed the authorities to file FIR against Antony Waste Handling Cell Pvt Ltd... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/613961/safai-karmachari-panel-fir-against.html
'Aadhar is a national security threat'

'The government that is talking all the time about national security and national interests should be concerned.''When national interests are... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/interview/aadhar-is-a-national-security-threat/20170331.htm

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