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Swachh Bharat


Puducherry CM Narayanasamy: Government intensifying steps to implement Swachh Bharat

December 05, 2016 12:55 pm

Chief Minister V Narayanasamy said his government will convert solid waste collected from the region into compost for farm lands using 'Swachh Bharat Mission'

Across the Aisle: Then and now – The model is flawed

June 05, 2016 12:00 am

How does the government change the behaviour of its citizens in the matter of defecation given the social structure of a village with limited resources?

Tharoor to introduce private member’s bill for more power to mayors, corporators

May 19, 2016 12:27 am

Appreciating the Swachh Bharat Mission, Tharoor said that he had supported the mission as the issue of awareness was raised by none other than the Prime Minister.

Mumbai: Behind this swachh, smart village, locals & the will to change

April 01, 2016 1:58 am

Two artists, 120 locals, and a zeal to clean and beautify has brought about this transformation in Bhoiwada Village in Parel.

Send SMS to 58888, if your train coach needs cleaning

March 11, 2016 8:33 pm

Now, for any cleaning in a coach, a passenger can send an SMS to 58888. Passenger's request will immediately be acknowledged through SMS on mobile phone along with a code.

Swachh Bharat: Find nearest toilet in Delhi using app

March 08, 2016 7:26 pm

Find x Toilet, an app launched as part of Swachh Bharat Initiative, will prove to be very useful in locating the nearest toilet, especially a clean one.

BMC to build 3,500 toilets to rid Mumbai of open defecation

March 07, 2016 12:11 am

Locations in 22 wards to be identified; budget provision of Rs 75 crore made under Slum Sanitation Programme.

Cities at crossroads: Why cities matter

February 17, 2016 12:05 am

Public service delivery improved only in cities where state governments provided an enabling environment for innovation and better governance.

Swachh Survekshan: Mysuru cleanest, Dhanbad, Varanasi among 10 least clean cities

February 15, 2016 8:12 pm

The survey, which was released by Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu here, covered 73 cities including 51 cities with more than 10 lakh population on cleanliness and sanitation.

6 towns work towards Swachh Bharat, initiate waste segregation to handle daily garbage

February 15, 2016 2:02 am

The six towns— Lonavala, Shirur in Pune district, Sangola in Solapur, Deolali Pravara in Ahmednagar, Umred in Nagpur and Vengurla in Sindhudurg —will now be felicitated by the Directorate of Municipal Administration for showing progress in waste management.