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4 reasons why India needs a separate Union sanitation ministry

4 reasons why India needs a separate Union sanitation ministry

Sanitation is always clubbed with other departments, which lead to its neglect, says Devanik Saha. Sanitation in India is a grave issue. Though large scale campaigns have been launched by governments to provide toilets and improve sanitation, but as observed in research reports and analyses, progress has been quite slow. On October 2, 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ambitious ‘Swacch Bharat Mission’, which was a revised version of sanitation campaigns launched by ..., 1 week ago
5 Dariya News - English

Health Department launches state-wide sanitation drive in govt-run hospitals

With the aim of re-energizing Swachh Bharat Mission and also commemorate the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Jammu and Kashmir Health Ministry today launched an intensive state-wide sanitation campaign covering every government-run healthcare ...
 5 Dariya News - English6 days ago A Year on, Swachh Bharat Fails to Clean Urban Areas in Odisha  New Indian Express5 days ago Govt to re-energize Swachh Bharat with intensive campaign  Livemint.com2 weeks ago Govt to launch Intensive nationwide Swachh Bharat ...  Firstpost.com2 weeks ago

Minister push for water project

State drinking water and sanitation minister Chandra Prakash Choudhary on Monday directed his department's principal secretary A.P. Singh to prepare a detailed project report for piped water supply in Pithoria area of Ranchi's Kanke block at the earliest.
 The Telegraph1 week ago Drought situation in SA to persist for the coming three years: Mokonyane  ENCA1 month ago Desalination to ease SA's water crisis?  IAfrica.com1 month ago Departments admit to acid water slip-up  Mail & Guardian Online1 month ago
India Infoline

Indian Hume Pipe Company surges after securing orders

after securing two work orders aggregating to Rs 1230.77 crore from Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Department of Telangana state government. The company made announcement on Friday, 25 September 2015. Stock markets remained closed on Friday, 25 September ...
 Business Standard1 week ago India Hume Pipe bags two orders; stock surges 14%  India Infoline1 week ago
The Hindu

Finding culture in garbage

New York's sanitation department has its very own anthropologist-in-residence, a garbage guru who studies the refuse along the curbs of the biggest city in U.S. as a mirror into the lives of its 8.5 million residents. What does trash tell you ...
 The Hindu1 month ago NYU prof digs through NYC's 'dazzling' trash to study city life  Metro Canada1 month ago Trash to treatise: NYC professor sees meaning in garbage  Mail.com1 month ago Trash talks: New York professor sees meaning in garbage  Philippine Daily Inquirer1 month ago
Mumbai Mirror

Sacked pregnant woman moves rights panel

By Alka Dhupkar Belapur resident Laxmi Yadav says she was on contract when Water Supply and Sanitation department denied her maternity leave, terminated service. A proposal by the Women and Child Development Ministry to extend maternity leave for ...
 Mumbai Mirror1 month ago

Department reaffirms commitment to eradicate bucket system

The Department of Water and Sanitation is committed to eradicating the bucket toilet system, it said on Friday. The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) knows and accepts that access to dignified sanitation is a basic human right, the department ... month ago Parker Water & Sanitation District Becomes 145th Agency to Join Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System  Ulitzer2 days ago Dept of Water and Sanitation to eradicate bucket toilet system  ENCA1 month ago Dept of Water and Sanitation to focus on eradicating bucket toilet system  Africa News Network71 month ago

Water department warns of scam advert

Johannesburg - The Water and Sanitation Department on Tuesday warned small businesses to ignore a scam newspaper advertisement calling for the supply of 80 specialised covers by end of August. Although the advert carries the department's ...
 IOL1 month ago Water department warns of tender scam advert  ENCA1 month ago Water and sanitation department warn of tender scam advert  Africa News Network71 month ago

Every Day, Jakarta Needs 1,000 Garbage Trucks

TEMPO.CO , Jakarta - Jakarta Sanitation Department stated that Jakarta needs 1,000 garbage trucks every day to carry garbage in the entire territory of Jakarta, which amounted to 6,700 tons per day. "Ideally, we should have 1,000 garbage trucks ...
 Tempo.co4 weeks ago Bekasi to Have Online Garbage Collection System in 2016  Tempo.co1 week ago
Stars and Stripes

Report: Senior VA executives abused positions for financial gain

After a food services manager with the Department of Veterans Affairs in Philadelphia blew the whistle on faulty sanitation practices, his supervisors attempted to fire him for eating four old sandwiches worth a total of $5. In the 10 months since ...
 Stars and Stripes1 week ago
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