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With Sanitation Report Cards And Swachh Walls As Their Weapons, Children From Odisha Slums Fight Open Defecation
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Three Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: India Will Have 10 Open Defecation Free States By March 2018, Says Minister Harsh Vardhan

Union Environment Minister, Dr. Harsh Vardhan appreciates Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swachwh Bharat Abhiyan progress and said that the rate at which the campaign is progressing the country will meet 2019 deadline of going 100 per cent open defecation free
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Superstar Rajinikanth Extends His ‘Full Support’ To Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Ahead Of Its Third Anniversary
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Superstar Rajinikanth Extends His ‘Full Support’ To Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Ahead Of Its Third Anniversary

‘Cleanliness is godliness’ tweeted south superstar Rajinikanth and pledged his support to the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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How Leh Is Drowning In Garbage
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The Growing Garbage Mountains In Leh

Leh, one of the most popular tourist destinations is loosing its charm because of the garbage dumped by tourists. With the existing landfill overflowing the civic body is looking for a new trenching ground
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National Green Tribunal Raps Delhi Government, Civic Bodies Over Shifting The Responsibility For Reduction And Recycling Of Waste At Ghazipur Landfill
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National Green Tribunal Raps National Highway Authority For Not Lifting Waste Lying At Ghazipur Landfill

National Green Tribunal slammed the National Highway Authority of India over its slow pace in finalising a tender to carry out the collection of segregated waste at the Ghazipur landfill site
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Despite Logistic Challenge, Indian Army Successfully Clears 63 Tonnes Of Garbage From Siachen Glacier Since 2014
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Despite Logistic Challenge, Indian Army Successfully Clears 63 Tonnes Of Garbage From Siachen Glacier Since 2014

The troops of Ibex Brigade have launched a cleanliness drive in areas of Garhwal and Siachen under the ‘Swachhta Hi Sewa’ campaign where they will work with locals and address issues like waste management, plastic waste and sewage
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Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Sets An Example For Goans, Goes Plastic Free And Cuts Down On His Waste Generation
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Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Sets An Example For Goans, Goes Plastic Free And Cuts Down On His Waste Generation

Speaking at an event in Goa’s capital Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar shared how small steps taken in our day-to-day lives can help in reducing the overall waste generation
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No Swachhta In India’s Seat Of Power – Raisina Hills

Swachhta like charity needs to begin at home, but condition of Raisina Hill offices show that committment to cleanliness is still a far way off
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Trending: This Nature Photographer’s Seahorse Click Shows All That Is Going Wrong With Our Planet

Marine wildlife photographer Justin Hofman’s photograph of a sea horse grasping a cotton swab in Indonesian waters shows the “heartbreaking” state of our polluted water
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In This Village Of Madhya Pradesh, The Panchayat Has Fined A Family Rs 75,000 For Defecating In The Open
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In This Village Of Madhya Pradesh, The Panchayat Has Fined A Family Rs 75,000 For Defecating In The Open

This village panchayat imposed a fine of about Rs 75,000 on a family of 10 as they were practising open defecation
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Poor Sanitation And Unclean Spots In India Keep Tourists At Bay: Prakash Javadekar
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Poor Sanitation And Unclean Spots In India Keep Tourists At Bay: Prakash Javadekar

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar felicitated 120 students in Delhi for keeping their school Swachh and during the programme advised students on why they should keep their country clean
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India Is Losing $53.8 Billion Every Year As A Consequence Of Inadequate Sanitation: UNICEF
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India Is Losing $53.8 Billion Every Year As A Consequence Of Inadequate Sanitation: UNICEF

Poor sanitation due to open defecation often results in impairing the ability of a child to absorb nutrients, leading to a total of 39% of children having a stunted growth in India
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International Coastal Cleanup Day: More Than 3,000 People Unite To Remove Around 2.54 Lakh Kilograms Of Plastic And Garbage From Versova
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International Coastal Cleanup Day: More Than 3,000 People Unite To Remove Around 2.54 Lakh Kilograms Of Plastic And Garbage From Versova

The world’s biggest and longest cleanup drive at the Versova Beach crosses 100 week mark of continuous cleanup, waste cleared so far 7.2 million kilos
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