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Even Leftover Water From Bottles Not Wasted In This Bengaluru School

Students of Kendriya Vidyalaya, Yelahanka have begun the practice of segregating dry waste at source, collecting waster water and auctioning e-waste to authorise dealers to ensure a clean and green environment
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The students of the school have also pledged to take waste management initiatives back to their homes
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Maharashtra To Launch Statewide Campaign On Waste Management From May 1

Maharashtra to launch statewide campaign
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The campaign that will cover all urban towns of Maharashtra, aims to spread awareness on the benefits waste segregation, recycling and composting
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Budget 2017: Open Defecation Free Villages To Get Piped Water Supply

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley unveiled his annual Budget today. Here's a lowdown of some of the important things said by him in order to show his support for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Mission
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Minority Affairs Ministry Observes ‘Swachchhata’ Fortnight

Minority Affairs Ministry Observes 'Swachchhata' Fortnight
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The Union Minority Affairs Ministry recently observed 'Swachchhata' fortnight, with its officials and subordinate staffers taking part in cleanliness drives at various of its offices.
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Urban Development Ministry Asks For Extensive Audit Of Toilets

Urban Development Ministry Asks For Extensive Audit Of Toilets
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New Delhi: The Ministry of Urban Development has asked all the state governments and city administrations to undertake extensive audit of toilets in urban areas over the next
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Vegetable Markets To Get Rs.10 Lakh For Setting Up Waste Management Plants

Vegetable Markets To Get Rs.10 Lakh For Setting Up Waste Management Plants
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The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare has decided to provide Rs 10 lakh for every 'mandi' (market) for setting up waste management plants under ‘e-Nam scheme,’ and to spend one per cent of the fund under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna (RKVY) on solid and waste management.
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This Diwali, Delhi Metro Runs A Special Train With ‘Swachh Bharat’ Theme

This Diwali, Delhi Metro Runs Special Train With 'Swachh Bharat' Theme
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Seeking to raise awareness on green environment and cleanliness this festive season, Delhi Metro has started a special train, with its exterior decked up in the colourful theme of nature and the spirit of festivity. The six-coach train will run on Line 6 i.e., from ITO to Escorts Mujesar to promote cleanliness in the spirit of 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' so as to inspire the public especially, the youth and children, the DMRC today said.
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Here’s Why This 10-Year-Old Wrote A Letter To The Prime Minister Of India

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G Shashank is unlike a regular 10-year-old. He hates plastics, feels we need to clean up our rivers and do our bit for the environment. Not just that. He, with some help from his parents, decides to do something about the things he believes in.
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Arvind Kejriwal To Launch Yamuna Riverfront Development Project Next Week

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Yamuna riverfront development project is set to come out of cold storage with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal slated to launch the 'concrete-free' project's first phase on November 2.
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Delhi Government To Act On Garbage Disposal After Supreme Court Intervenes

Delhi Government To Act On Garbage Disposal After Supreme Court Intervenes
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Under pressure of the stern message from the apex court, Arvind Kejriwal announced the formation of a three member team to look into the issue of garbage disposal. The team will be headed by Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain and Environment Minister Imran Hussain and Kapil Mishra will be the other member.
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Swachh Rail-Swachh Bharat: Why The Big Push To Bio-Toilets?

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To meet the target of 100 % sanitation by 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government is coming up with new ways to boost ‘Swachhta’ or cleanliness. One of its most ambitious plans is to overhaul the sanitation system in the Indian Railways by introducing bio-toilets.
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Only 2% Increase In Swachhta In These 5 States In 15 Years

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According to government data, no more than 23 % households in these five states use toilets, as on September 28, 2016, an increase of only two per cent over 15 years.
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Mumbai’s Changing, One Station At A Time Through Public Art

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There's van Gogh and a Monet, Harry Potter and even Mumbai's famous six sigma dabbawalas - all sharing the same space. And it's not in a museum but on Mumbai's railway stations. The canvas has come alive through volunteers, young and old, artists and school children alike.
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#Mere10Guz: The Key To Cleaning India, Says Amitabh Bachchan

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As India celebrates the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and also of the country's ambitious cleanliness drive, actor Amitabh Bachchan said the key to solving the problem of sanitation is every individual's responsibility.
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Cleaning Up India For The People, Can It Be Sustained?

Banega Swachh India Cleanathon - Suresh Prabhu - Virbhadra Singh - Raman Singh - Prakash Javadekar
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The key takeaway of the Banega Swachh India Cleanathon was that making India clean cannot be the job of the government alone, the onus has to be on the citizens to ensure that cleanliness efforts can be sustained and more importantly we need to stop dirtying the country in the first place.
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