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Total sanitation across the country by 2012

The government on Friday declared it would achieve total sanitation across the country by 2012 as part of its nationwide programme aimed at eliminating the practice of open defecation. Union Rural......

UN World Toilet Day: '600 million in India defecate in open'

With over 600 million people in India or 53 per cent of Indian households defecating in the open, absence of toilet or latrine is one of the important contributors to malnutrition, a World Bank......

Toilet vs Temple debate reveals India's Dirty Picture

For more than half of all Indian households, the very personal act of defecation is an open affair, says Joel Rai Isn't it curious that time and again, India's development is measured against......

Encephalitis toll climbs to 390 in eastern UP

Seven more children succumbed to encephalitis at the BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur, taking the death toll due to the disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh to 390 this year. The deceased, who......

PM praises bio-toilets developed by DRDO

Bio-toilets developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation on Tuesday earned praise from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who said that these could go a long way in solving the problem......

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......

The FORGOTTEN task the freedom movement set itself

The government should step up its efforts to improve rural sanitation, for the sake of the children who die as a consequence of cultural apathy.In 1927, Mahatma Gandhi described Katherine Mayo's......

Govt hikes scholarship amount for ST students

The government on Thursday decided to substantially hike the post-matric scholarship amount and other benefits given to students from scheduled tribes and those disabled.Aiming at extending the......

Why Internet freedom is under threat

As the people of Egypt are finding out, the Net is about freedom -- to share creative ideas, to express dissent and oppose repression, says Rajni Bakshi. President Hosni Mubarak cut off the......

Do populist Budgets win elections?

A few days ago, Sanjay Pugalia, head of CNBC-Awaaz - which is the Hindi business channel of Network 18 - and I were discussing the forthcoming Budget. I told Sanjay of a little-known economist from......

Youngistaan review: I wouldn't vote for It

Youngistaan neither says something new nor does it reinforce time-tested wisdom in a way that you actually want to pay attention to it, feels Paloma Sharma. The civilisation is ancient, the......

Tendulkar takes strike with UNICEF for total sanitation

Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar became UNICEF's first brand ambassador for South Asia on Thursday and vowed to work towards promoting hygiene and sanitation in the region. "Thanks for allowing me......
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Dice seems loaded in Milind Deora's favour, but

Home to the country's swish set, South Mumbai is one among the most elite constituencies in the country. But at the brass-tacks, the issues here... ...

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We will ensure every poor person has a roof over his head

The BJP-led Government at the Centre would ensure that in 2022 each and every poor person would have a house with toilet, power, water and their... ...

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Independents lose security deposits, not heart

Deepak Shinde An IT engineer, who worked on a Ministry of Human Resource Development project on e-learning at IIT Bombay while he was pursuing... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/politics/independents-lose-security-deposits-not-heart/
Drainage, Water Woes Cry for Attention in Guntur West Segment

Guntur City is divided into two constituencies -- Guntur East and Guntur West. There are 25 divisions in Guntur West constituency which are made up... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/andhra_pradesh/Drainage-Water-Woes-Cry-for-Attention-in-Guntur-West-Segment/2014/04/10/article2160029.ece

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