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Puneites Beware! If Caught Spitting, Be Ready To Clean The Spit And Pay Fine

Puneites Beware! If Caught Spitting, Be Ready To Clean The Spit And Pay Fine
Maharashtra News
In order to keep the streets of Pune clean, Pune Municipal Corporation has launched a new Anti-Spitting drive where violators will have to clean their own mess and pay a fine of Rs 150, if found guilty ...
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Like Polio Eradication, India Can Script Success In Tackling Air Pollution Too: UN Environment Chief

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Air Pollution News
UN Environment Chief Erik Solheim expresses confidence in India successfully tackling the air pollution problem and believes that the poor air quality is one of the world's biggest killers and a global public health emergency ...
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How Are The Cleanest Cities In India Planning To Manage The Waste Generated During Diwali Festivities

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Here is how the best performing cities in the Swachh Sarvekshan plan to ensure a clean Diwali manage the waste generated during Diwali festivities ...
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Jharkhand To Become Open Defecation Free By November 15: Uma Bharti

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Union Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation Uma Bharti on Sunday announced that Jharkhand would become open defecation free by November 15 owing to the current sanitation growth of the state ...
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Millennium City – Gurugram Comes Together For An Eco-friendly Durga Puja

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Twelve Durga puja pandals in Gurugram unite to build an artificial pond for idol immersion and have a compost pit for biodegradable ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Crosses Another Milestone, Five Lakh Villages, 500 Districts Attain ODF Mark

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With 5 lakh villages across India achieving open defecation free status, India’s sanitation coverage has moved up to 95 per cent from mere 38 per cent in 2014 ...
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Community Efforts Key To Management Of Solid Waste In India: Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri

Community Efforts Key To Management Of Solid Waste In India: Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri
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In a recent event, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri spoke about the government plans of achieving effective waste management in the country and said how that goal can be fulfilled with more citizen and community participation ...
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Bill Gates Praises PM Narendra Modi For The Success Of Swachh Bharat Mission

Swachh India - Bill Gates Funds Development Of Odour-Free Toilets For India
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Bill Gates appreciates the commitment shown by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government towards sanitation and recognises the success of the Swachh Bharat Mission ...
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Cleanliness Programmes Laudable But Tackling ‘Health’ And ‘Malnutrition’ Poses A Challenge For India: UNICEF

Cleanliness Programmes Laudable But Tackling ‘Health’ And ‘Malnutrition’ Poses A Challenge For India: UNICEF
Maharashtra News
UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund) Executive Director Henrietta Fore has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for investing the "political time and efforts" in issues like health and sanitation and says that people start looking around at other things that need improvement when they begin to feel that their community is doing better ...
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We Need A Dignified Name For Manual Scavengers, Says Amitabh Bachchan

We Need A Dignified Name For Manual Scavengers, Says Amitabh Bachchan
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Campaign ambassador Amitabh Bachchan blogs about the NDTV-Dettol Banega Swachh India 12-hour Cleanathon and raises the issue of Manual Scavenging in India ...
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Confederation of Indian Industry and UN Environment Sign MoU

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A major activity planned under the MoU, will be the #Unplastic Initiative of CII and UN Environment, beginning with a Call to Action, including commitments by industry on actions to curb plastic pollution. ...
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Swachhata Hi Seva: Puducherry CM Gets Inside A Drain To Spread The Message Of Cleanliness

Swachhata Hi Seva: Puducherry CM Gets Inside A Drain To Spread The Message Of Cleanliness
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Chief Minister V Narayanasamy was reviewing the progress of Nellithope village in Puducherry last week, he came across a clogged drain there and immediately decided to get his hands dirty and clean the drain. The leader posted a video of himself cleaning the drain on his social media as a part of his Swachhata Hi Seva contribution ...
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