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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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Ramky chief appears before cops

Ramky Enterprises chief AARamareddy appeared before the police on Sunday in connection with the death of three manual scavengers while cleaning a... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/604372/manual-scavengers-death-ramky-chief.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
Over 12,700 manual scavengers in the country, despite ban

There are over 12,700 manual scavengers in 13 states despite manual scavenging been banned four years ago, government said today. "As per the data... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/over-12-700-manual-scavengers-in-the-country-despite-ban-117031600708_1.html
Police prevents screening of a documentary on manual scavengers in Tamil Nadu

In yet another incident of attack on freedom of expression, the screening of ‘Kakkoos’ (Toilet), a hard-hitting documentary portraying... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-police-prevents-screening-of-a-documentary-on-manual-scavengers-in-tamil-nadu-2349515
'Article 19 and untouchability cannot co-exist'

Magsay-say award winner and convener of National Safai Karmachari Andolan Bezwada Wilson opined that Article 19 and untouchability cannot co-exist.... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/595481/article-19-untouchability-cannot-co.html

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