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Wednesday, July 06, 2022

Swachh Bharat


Gajendra Singh Shekhawat writes: The Jal Jeevan and Swachh Bharat Missions are combining to improve people's well-being

June 10, 2022 9:08 am

Gajendra Singh Shekhawat writes: Their success is a good example of convergence, one of the primary operating principles of the government.

Waste pickers need policy support

March 05, 2022 2:30 pm

Shoko Noda writes: There must be firm focus on building resilience against shocks, expanding access to social protection, and creating opportunities for safe, sustainable, and dignified livelihoods

NFHS data offers a reality check for claims of Swachh Bharat success

January 20, 2022 9:46 am

🔴 P C Mohanan writes: The findings indicate the need for reinforcing behavioural change in sanitation habits

Delhi confidential: Indian embassy in Lebanon screened Kangana Ranaut-starrer ‘Manikarnika’ to celebrate India@75

January 04, 2022 2:07 pm

🔴 With Modi govt pulling out all stops in celebrating Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, Indian embassies are going to great lengths to organise events as part of the programme to commemorate 75 years of independence.

PM Modi launches Swachh Bharat 2.0: Here's what you need to know

October 01, 2021 2:15 pm

Unveiling the projects, Prime Minister Modi said that the goal of the updated Swachh Bharat Mission is to ensure cities are completely free of garbage.

Swachh Bharat Mission can be a model for caution post the vaccine

January 25, 2021 9:47 am

The learning from the pandemic is not only resilience but also humility in conduct and being aware that the virus remains an unpredictable adversary

Odisha woman, grandchildren living in Swachh Bharat toilet rehabilitated

October 15, 2020 7:07 am

The two girls (aged 5 and 8 years) and a boy (aged 6) came to live with their maternal grandmother Bimala Pradhan three years ago after their mother died and father abandoned them.

Chandigarh: Only 30% waste being segregated, city's Swachhata ranking may drop

January 13, 2020 1:27 pm

Despite making waste segregation at household level mandatory last October, only 30 percent of waste is being segregated, as told to the National Green Tribunal.

Bias exists in survey responses, but also in government’s own telling

January 04, 2020 12:55 pm

The immediate cause for suspecting the genuineness of survey responses is the divergence in the estimates of households with access to toilets.

Chandigarh to make waste segregation at household-level mandatory from Friday

October 08, 2019 3:43 pm

Mayor Rajesh Kalia told Chandigarh Newsline that all the waste collectors have been directed not to collect garbage from those households which do not give segregated waste.


Pranab Mukherjee runs for 'Swachh Bharat'

October 04, 2014 3:26 pm

President Pranab Mukherjee was seen promoting PM narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat’ campaign.


Meet Crazy Baba: The Man Behind Cleaning Delhi Streets

June 22, 2020 6:04 pm

In a bid to create awareness about cleanliness on Delhi streets, Sudhir Sharma aka 'Crazy Baba' has launched a campaign called 'Swachh Bharat, Sundar Bharat'.