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Think twice before urinating in public in Tirupati

Tirupati Municipal Corporation has decided that if a painting has been spoiled by a person, he has to pay for the painting of the entire wall or bring the artiste and redo the work.

published on : 10th February 2019

Southern Railway starts pasting Tricolour logo on trains

Stickers of the Tricolour flag and Swachh Bharat logo have been pasted on the exteriors of about 200 electrical multiple unit (EMU) coaches maintained at the Tamabaram and Avadi car sheds.

published on : 11th January 2019

Government plans to sanction one crore houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana before 2020 

An official of the ministry said that since April 2018, 1,612 cities have been declared as open defecation free taking the total number to 4124 across the country under Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban).

published on : 29th December 2018

Toilet-turned home a new normal in Odisha

Homeless Kamal and his family of four are forced to reside in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan toilets for over a year.

published on : 27th December 2018

Women's welfare was never priority of previous governments: PM Modi at Mahila Morcha convention

In the last four years, society's view towards girl children and women empowerment has undergone a positive change, Modi said.

published on : 22nd December 2018

Uttar Pradesh, Bihar lagging behind in construction of toilets under Swachh Bharat Mission: Niti Ayog

The much-awaited document titled 'Strategy for New India @ 75' aimed to accelerate growth to 9-10 per cent and make the country a USD 4-trillion economy by 2022-23.

published on : 20th December 2018

Anti-Corruption Bureau to probe misuse of Swachh funds

As part of women empowerment, women are made as sarpanchs of gram panchayats, but the powers are in the hands of their husbands. These husbands divert the funds for their personal use.

published on : 19th December 2018

73-year-old Sunakar a crusader of clean toilets in Odisha's Tirtol

A motor pump, pipe, drum, trolley and other instruments and two daily wagers are the only requirements for the old man to fulfill his task.

published on : 14th December 2018

Brand Modi growing, but party, government schemes fail to keep pace

That demonetisation and the rollout of the goods and services tax (GST) didn’t work for the party came out starkly as 48% called them ‘bad’ as against 29% opting for the ‘good’ option.

published on : 3rd December 2018

Rs 4.5 crore down the drain as 63 toilets shut in South Delhi

But Chawla asserted that there was no scam in the construction of toilets. He, however, admitted that toilets had been shut. 

published on : 27th November 2018

Probe ordered into misuse of Swachh Bharat funds

After going through the contents of the letter, the High Court treated it as a PIL case.

published on : 25th November 2018

Campaigning for Swachh Guntur

In his ongoing campaign as part of the Swachh Survekshan 2019, GMC Commissioner Srikesh B Lathkar took part in a cleaning drive at the Gujjanagundla park on Monday.

published on : 20th November 2018

Accessible toilets a far-fetched dream for disabled women in Chennai

For women who come from an underprivileged background, not having accessible public toilets, not only restricts their access to public spaces but also takes a toll on their mental state. 

published on : 18th November 2018

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan toilets turn into store rooms in this Karnataka district

After Koppal district making a mark in construction of individual toilets under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, there appears to be dire need to create awareness among rural people about availing them.

published on : 11th November 2018

Thiruvananthapuram corporation gets clearance for projects to clean the city

 The city corporation is set to establish various decentralised projects to clean the capital city within two years.

published on : 4th November 2018
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