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Manual scavenging -- a national shame

While India is going in a great path towards becoming digital India there are some things which are shame to our nation. One of it is the manual scavenging. Manual scavenging is a caste-based......

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......

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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Delhi govt to train workers

Finally, taking notice of the frequent cases wherein sanitation workers suffocated to death while working, the Delhi government has decided to... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/delhi/report-sewer-deaths-delhi-govt-to-train-workers-2536435
Despite ban, manual scavenging 'privately' thrives in Delhi

Toxic fumes inside gutters and sewers have snuffed out seven lives in the national capital within a month, but agencies are busy passing the buck,... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/despite-ban-manual-scavenging-privately-thrives-in-delhi-117080700853_1.html
HC asks Centre, TN govt

Holding that manual scavenging was prima facie a contravention of human rights and the right to live with dignity as per the Constitution, the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/do-not-engage-manual-scavengers-hc-asks-centre-tn-govt-117071500491_1.html
Manual scavenging -- a national shame

While India is going in a great path towards becoming digital India there are some things which are shame to our nation. One of it is the manual... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/rediff-labs-manual-scavenging-a-national-shame/20170712.htm
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

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