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Down In Jungleland: A Clean Bill of Health

December 01, 2019 8:05 am

Learning a thing or two about cleanliness from the animal world.

Four stations in Tamil Nadu among top 10 dirtiest railway stations in India: Survey

November 01, 2019 9:09 pm

As per the survey, Perungalathur was ranked as the dirtiest station in India, having scored 258.50 out of 1000. Guduvancheri ranked third (286.32) followed by Singaperumalkoil at rank four with a score of 334.12.

Want to get rid of bed bugs? Debunk these myths first

October 16, 2019 4:14 pm

Don't believe the myths surrounding bed-bug infestation. Read the facts here.

Bengaluru: BBMP to slap hefty fines to tackle trash, boost cleanliness

July 05, 2019 6:25 pm

While citizens will be fined for spitting and urinating in public spaces, non-segregation of garbage, illegal dumping and concrete waste will also attract heavy penalties from now on.

Raghubar Das: Cleanliness, clean drinking water Jharkhand government's priority

June 10, 2018 11:38 pm

The Jharkhand Chief Minister has asked the industrial and business houses to participate in the development work undertaken by the government.

This boy's little act to keep the Delhi metro clean is bigger than any campaign

July 23, 2017 4:43 pm

Even with the Swachh Bharat mission to make the citizens aware, there has been little change in the country, as a lot of lanes still reek of dirt and garbage. However, an incident that took place in the Jaipur metro will completely change your perception about people.

Railway officials pull up their socks to keep Pune station clean

April 11, 2016 3:02 am

After being ranked at the bottom of the cleanliness index in the country, the Pune railway station has stepped up efforts to improve the situation.

Chandigarh’s cleanest public toilets at assembly buildings, courts and I-T Bhawan: Survey

March 23, 2016 1:56 am

A joint team of the engineering department inspected 227 buildings housing the UT administration and central government offices for the ‘clean-toilet’ survey.

Fort cleaner, but footfall dips in dry spell this monsoon

September 09, 2015 3:17 am

Anti-littering and other initiatives has changed the scene for the better over the last six months.

Citizens win cleanliness competition against BMC

January 24, 2015 1:50 am

Two teams were formed in November last year and allotted to maintain specific lanes in Dadar for 3 months.


Railway Budget prepared considering commuters' requirements: MoS Railways

February 25, 2016 4:10 pm

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) for Indian Railways Manoj Sinha on Thursday said that this year's Railway Budget would transform the Indian Railways. He said that they have prepared the budget considering the common man and common commuters' requirements. Sinha said cleanliness was another aspect that is being looked into by the railways. He further said that the wi-fi facility that has been proposed about in the Rail Budget has already been stationed on 11 stations and the railways are aiming to install wifi in 100 railway stations. Lauding the efforts of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, Sinha said that Indian Railways would make the necessary progress by 2020.

Rajasthan CM inaugurates burns ICU in Jaipur

February 25, 2016 3:29 am

Jaipur, Feb 25 (ANI): Addressing a gathering at the inauguration of burns intensive care unit (ICU) at the Sawai Man Singh Hospital, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said the technologically advanced unit will benefit patients. Extending thanks to the Shakti Peeth Sri Shanidham for lending two-crore rupees for the project, the Chief Minister appealed the visitors and patients to maintain cleanliness at the hospital premises. The city's major hospital already had a burn ward that has been modernised with the latest technologies.