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Meet the 'toilet man of India'
Al Jazeera

Sulabh founder bats for improved sanitation

worker Bindeshwar Pathak said here today. Pathak also emphasised on "emancipation of those who occupy the lowest rung of the caste hierarchy," while accepting the 'Goyal Peace Prize' at a function organised by Kurukshetra University here. "We all have a ... Business Standard, 1 week ago
Meet the 'toilet man of India' Al Jazeera, 2 weeks ago

Project to beautify ghats, clean Ganga soon: Centre

Representative Image A plan is being drafted to clean garbage by using boats and dump it at certain specific Varanasi : With an aim to fulfil the wishes of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister Mahesh Sharma on Saturday announced introduction of a ...
 Asian Age44 minutes ago

Old widows untie shackles to tie rakhis on pandits, PM next

Unable to hide her happiness, 40-year-old liberated manual scavenger, Usha Chaumar is brimming with enthusiasm on being able to tie a rakhi on the wrist of a Hindu priests to mark Raksha Bandhan here on Friday. However, she is looking forward to the festival ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago In a bid to end stigma, manual scavengers will tie ...  Firstpost.com1 week ago Manual scavengers to tie rakhi to Modi  The Statesman1 week ago Manual scavengers to tie rakhi to PM Narendra Modi today  Siasat Daily1 week ago

Vrindavan widows celebrate Rakhi

Breaking free from social orthodoxy, widows from Vrindavan and Varanasi as well as liberated manual scavengers from Alwar and Tonk districts of Rajasthan tied Rakhis on the wrist of Sanskrit scholars to mark Raksha Bandhan, here on Friday. Many ...
 The Statesman1 week ago Vrindavan, Varanasi widows tie Rakhi on wrist of Sanskrit scholars on eve of Raksha Bandhan  Jagran Post1 week ago
Deccan Chronicle

Raksha bandhan: PM Modi to get rakhis from widows

Ageing widows of Vrindavan and Varanasi have designed around 1,000 special rakhis for Prime Minster Narendra Modi and will send it to him on the occasion of raksha bandhan on August 29. The elderly women living in Meerasahabhagini Ashram in Vrindavan have ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago Raksha bandhan: Narendra Modi to get rakhis from widows  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago Widows appeal PM to introduce 'Widow Protection Bill' in Parl  Deccan Herald2 months ago

UP college installs sanitary pad vending machine

LUCKNOW: Amid concern over high dropout rate of girls because of menstrual hygiene issues, a women's college here has shown the way by becoming the first institution in Uttar Pradesh to install a sanitary napkin vending machine on its premises. ...
 IndiaPost2 weeks ago Avadh Girl's Degree College installs UP's first sanitary pad vending machine  Indian Express3 weeks ago

US govt claims commitment towards supporting India's clean water, sanitation drive

US Ambassador to India Richard Verma said his country is committed to extending its support in initiatives for clean water and sanitation and to help realise India's call in this regard. He lauded Sulabh International for its initiative in improving ...
 Yourstory.in3 weeks ago US committed to supporting India's clean water, sanitation: Richard Verma  DNA3 weeks ago Dumka DC orders toilet in every house after girl's suicide  Times of India2 months ago Indian Teenager Supposedly Committed Suicide Because of a Toilet  QatarsHub.com2 months ago
Ani News

U.S. envoy applauds Sulabh's innovative efforts to improve sanitation

Aug 13, 8:38 pm New Delhi, Aug. 13 ( ANI ): U. S. Ambassador to India , Richard Verma , today visited the headquarters of Sulabh International to witness the award-winning organization's innovative sanitation and behavior change work. ...
 Ani News3 weeks ago U.S. envoy to visit Sulabh International  Ani News3 weeks ago

World should adopt low-cost toilet initiative: US envoy

Published Date : Thursday, August 13th, 2015Time posted: 6:09 pm By - New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Lauding the low-cost toilet initiative by an NGO here, US envoy to India Richard Verma on Thursday urged the entire world to adopt the initiative to ...
 Mangalorean3 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Broom with a view: Why we need Clean India campaign

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes up the broom on Gandhi Jayanti, he will drive forward the Swachh Bharat campaign and go for a goal that has eluded successive governments. Modi making cleaning India one of his priorities has accordingly ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago
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