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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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HC asks

07:27 pm New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has sought response from municipal agencies, especially the Delhi Jal Board (DJB), on whether they have... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/has-law-to-prohibit-manual-scavenging-been-implemented-hc-asks/
Legislature on Eradication of Manual Scavenging

The Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation Act, 2013” (MS Act, 2013) has been enacted by the Parliament in... ...

http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=107395
How deep is your guilt, Mr Commissioner?

PCMC falters on antiscavenging law second time in month; manual scavengers deployed to clean underside of bridge inaugurated by Dy CM Amonth ago,... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/cover-story/How-deep-is-your-guilt-Mr-Commissioner/articleshow/38562516.cms
Owners of houses without toilets to be punished

The Tiruchirapalli City Corporation has taken up a series of measures for implementing Manual Scavenging Abolition Act. Legal action will be taken... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/owners-of-houses-without-toilets-to-be-punished/article6224992.ece
'Made to Clear Human Waste with Hands'

VIRUDHUNAGAR: While law bans manual scavenging, two local government bodies in Virudhunagar in open violation of the existing laws force sanitary... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Made-to-Clear-Human-Waste-with-Hands/2014/07/07/article2318285.ece

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