Swachh Bharat

Centre’s Green Champion award to KLU

The award is a testimony to our commitment towards rending social responsibility with utmost sincerity.

published on : 12th June 2021

PM Modi releases commemorative Rs 150 coins on Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary

Modi also declared India to be an 'open defecation free' country.

published on : 2nd October 2019

PM Modi gets 'Global Goalkeeper' award for Swachch Bharat Abhiyan

Accepting the award, Modi said he shared the honour with crores of Indians who had contributed to the success of the cleanliness mission.

published on : 25th September 2019

Welfare schemes, not Hindutva, led to saffron surge

The Narendra Modi-led government put development first in the last five years. As a result, the BJP’s support base has widened 

published on : 24th May 2019

Inked by toilet, Western UP villages ready to give Modi government another chance 

While the ambitious Swachh Bharat Mission has managed to put smiles on thousands of faces across rural India prompting them to vote for the man behind the scheme, there are scores that feel cheated an

published on : 21st April 2019

Toilets not on top of their minds in Gujarat

The toilet in Geeta’s village was built a year ago but not everyone was lucky to have a private toilet for themselves.

published on : 21st April 2019

Swachh Bharat mission fails to curb dengue in country

Thousands of crores spent on Modi government’s flagship appears to have no visible impact on the diseases that spread due to the lack of cleanliness in the country.

published on : 19th April 2018

Srinagar likely to be declared open defecation-free by October this year

The SMC will soon launch Swachta app which would act as a communication tool between SMC officials and public for redressal of their grievances.

published on : 19th February 2018

Union Budget 2018: Two crore new toilets to be built, GOBAR-DHAN project for solid waste management

Presenting the 2018-19 budget in the Lok Sabha, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said under the SBM, more toilets would be constructed in the next financial year.

published on : 1st February 2018

Do we have the right to chant Vande Mataram if we litter our country, asks PM Narendra Modi

Speaking about Swami Vivekanada’s address in at Parliament on Religion in Chicago on 11 September 1983, PM Modi said Vivekananda supported innovation and distinguished skill from knowledge.

published on : 11th September 2017

Toilet: Ek Prem Katha copyright row continues as Jaipur court hear arguments

A Jaipur court continued to hear arguments for the second day in succession in a case of violation of the Copyright Act by makers of Akshay Kumar-starrer "Toilet: Ek Prem Katha".

published on : 2nd August 2017

Swachh Bharat is a part of preventive healthcare initiatives: PM Modi

He said he was proud that his Surat has adopted the habit of cleanliness in such a way that they can be an example to other cities.

published on : 17th April 2017

Off with meat, paan and romeos in Yogi Adityanath’s Uttar Pradesh: Five points

Adityanath has asked officials to ensure a blanket ban on smuggling of cows and said zero tolerance would be exercised in this regard.

published on : 22nd March 2017