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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......

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......

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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Manual scavengers in Chennai yet to be rehabilitated

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Corporation, Metrowater and other agencies have identified less than 10 families More than 150... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/chen-society/manual-scavengers-in-chennai-yet-to-be-rehabilitated/article6413654.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
TN Sewers Claimed Lives of 156 Workers in 2 Decades

CHENNAI: Claiming that at least 156 sanitary workers have died while engaged in cleaning sewage in Tamil Nadu in the last two decades, activists... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/TN-Sewers-Claimed-Lives-of-156-Workers-in-2-Decades/2014/09/16/article2433679.ece
Degradation and denial

Barring a section of the Left, most political parties are indifferent, and Parliament has turned its face away. I have always abhorred... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/degradation-and-denial/
The Long (H)arm of the Law

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision to scrap obsolete laws is welcome, but the task is easier... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/sunday-anchor/sunday-anchor-the-long-harm-of-the-law/article6386709.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
In Rajasthan, these women are still doing manual scavenging

Karauli (Rajasthan), Sep 4 Every day at 6 am, Reena stealthily heads out from her house with the veil of her saree pulled down till her nose to... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a486562.html

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