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'Clean India Mission' - 106 News Result(s)

  • UN Expert Finds Faults In Swachh Bharat Mission, Gets Roasted By Centre

    UN Expert Finds Faults In Swachh Bharat Mission, Gets Roasted By Centre

    India's Swachh Bharat Mission was today faulted by a visiting top UN sanitation and water expert for not addressing the "human rights principles" in its implementation, provoking an angry government to move with lightning speed to deliver its sharp rebuttal.

  • On PM Narendra Modi's Birthday, Ministers Told To Clean Toilets, Public Places

    On PM Narendra Modi's Birthday, Ministers Told To Clean Toilets, Public Places

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 67 on Sunday, his ministers have been told to spend 10 am to noon volunteering in efforts to push his Clean India or Swachh Bharat mission. The ministers have been told in a power point presentation accessed by NDTV, to aim not for publicity but on mobilizing communities.

  • Lawyer Seeks CBI Probe Into Money Spent On Ganga Cleaning

    Lawyer Seeks CBI Probe Into Money Spent On Ganga Cleaning

    Noted environmentalist and lawyer MC Mehta today demanded a CBI enquiry into the spending of over Rs 7000 crore by the Centre and state government in cleaning the 500 km stretch of the Ganga between Haridwar and Unnao in Uttar Pradesh.

  • 2.5 Years On, Swachh Bharat Mission's Claims Remain Unverified: Study

    2.5 Years On, Swachh Bharat Mission's Claims Remain Unverified: Study

    By Swagata Yadavar/ IndiaSpend.org Although Swachh Bharat Abhiyan has sent India on a toilet-construction spree, 51.6 per cent of households across the country did not use an improved sanitation facility — a system that separates human excreta from human contact — between January 2015 and December 2016. Household toilet availability has improve...

  • With Clean Ganga Project Not Delivering, PM Narendra Modi Intervenes: Report

    With Clean Ganga Project Not Delivering, PM Narendra Modi Intervenes: Report

    India's $3 billion plan to clean the Ganga is badly behind schedule with large stretches contaminated by toxic waste and sewage, forcing Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene, said Reuters, based on government officials and documents that the news agency said it had seen. Much of the money allocated to the project, a flagship initiative for the...

  • 'Tweets Do Come True.' Why PM Modi Is Following This Man On Twitter

    'Tweets Do Come True.' Why PM Modi Is Following This Man On Twitter

    A Bengaluru-based entrepreneur took to Twitter to share a picture of his sister's wedding invitation. What stood out was the Swachh Bharat logo that featured prominently on it. Akash Jain tweeted the picture of the wedding card with a message tagging PM Modi, saying the idea was to spread awareness of the campaign. PM Modi retweeted it and began fo...

  • UP Election 2017 - 'Either Rahul Gandhi Can Jump Into The Ganga Or I Will:' Uma Bharti's Riposte

    UP Election 2017 - 'Either Rahul Gandhi Can Jump Into The Ganga Or I Will:' Uma Bharti's Riposte

    The BJP's riposte to Rahul Gandhi's "Ganga" attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi was delivered by union minister for water resources Uma Bharti. In many jibes and a word of advice when she said, "I urge Rahul Gandhi not to run away to Thailand as he is likely to once the assembly election results are out. He should come with me to the Ganga and i...

  • Benami Property Next, Warns PM Narendra Modi. Why That's Crucial For Nitish Kumar

    Benami Property Next, Warns PM Narendra Modi. Why That's Crucial For Nitish Kumar

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today told his party that there will be no let-up in his mission to nail tax evaders : with high-denomination notes cancelled, he said his next crackdown will be on benami or proxy-owned property. When he outlawed 500- and 1,000-rupee notes at a few hours notice last month, PM Modi made it clear that he would try to cl...

  • Gabbar And Samba On A Mission To Keep Kolkata's Howrah Station Clean

    Gabbar And Samba On A Mission To Keep Kolkata's Howrah Station Clean

    Kolkata's busy Howrah Railway station has adopted a novel approach to drive home the message of 'Swachh Bharat'. Gone are the rather dour looking 'Do Not Litter' signs. Instead, the station's walls are now dotted with posters depicting famous scenes from Bollywood hits. Even the 'Keep Clean' messages come with a filmy twist.

  • Swachh Bharat Mission's Success Is Greatly Exaggerated

    Swachh Bharat Mission's Success Is Greatly Exaggerated

    The PM took an important step by making sanitation a political issue but if his government is to achieve its targets, it needs to go beyond the photo-ops to building an implementation system that is visible and creative on the ground.

  • Manohar Parrikar Doing A Good Job Cleaning Up Terrorism: Goa Chief Minister

    Manohar Parrikar Doing A Good Job Cleaning Up Terrorism: Goa Chief Minister

    Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar is doing a wonderful job cleaning up terrorism, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said while paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi and lauding the state government's mission to clean Goa.

  • Coast Guard Should Lead 'Swachh Sagar Campaign': Rajnath Singh

    Coast Guard Should Lead 'Swachh Sagar Campaign': Rajnath Singh

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said he wants the Indian Coast Guard to extend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Mission to the seas.

  • Will Quit If I Do Not Get Help To Make Puducherry Clean: Kiran Bedi

    Will Quit If I Do Not Get Help To Make Puducherry Clean: Kiran Bedi

    Irked by 'lack of cooperation' to her Clean Puducherry Mission, Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi today said she would quit her post and leave the union territory if there is no improvement in the situation.

  • Uttarakhand Okays 500-Acre Turtle Sanctuary In Rishikesh

    Uttarakhand Okays 500-Acre Turtle Sanctuary In Rishikesh

    Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has sancttioned a 500-acre land in Rishikesh for opening up of a turtle breeding centre in an effort to clean up Ganga.

  • 10 Iconic Places To Be Cleaned Under Swachh Bharat Mission

    10 Iconic Places To Be Cleaned Under Swachh Bharat Mission

    Government will carry out a drive to clean ten iconic places in the country, including Taj Mahal, Vaishno Devi temple and Ajmer Sharif, as part of a pilot project under the Swachh Bharat mission, Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar today said.

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'Clean India Mission' - 106 News Result(s)

  • UN Expert Finds Faults In Swachh Bharat Mission, Gets Roasted By Centre

    UN Expert Finds Faults In Swachh Bharat Mission, Gets Roasted By Centre

    India's Swachh Bharat Mission was today faulted by a visiting top UN sanitation and water expert for not addressing the "human rights principles" in its implementation, provoking an angry government to move with lightning speed to deliver its sharp rebuttal.

  • On PM Narendra Modi's Birthday, Ministers Told To Clean Toilets, Public Places

    On PM Narendra Modi's Birthday, Ministers Told To Clean Toilets, Public Places

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 67 on Sunday, his ministers have been told to spend 10 am to noon volunteering in efforts to push his Clean India or Swachh Bharat mission. The ministers have been told in a power point presentation accessed by NDTV, to aim not for publicity but on mobilizing communities.

  • Lawyer Seeks CBI Probe Into Money Spent On Ganga Cleaning

    Lawyer Seeks CBI Probe Into Money Spent On Ganga Cleaning

    Noted environmentalist and lawyer MC Mehta today demanded a CBI enquiry into the spending of over Rs 7000 crore by the Centre and state government in cleaning the 500 km stretch of the Ganga between Haridwar and Unnao in Uttar Pradesh.

  • 2.5 Years On, Swachh Bharat Mission's Claims Remain Unverified: Study

    2.5 Years On, Swachh Bharat Mission's Claims Remain Unverified: Study

    By Swagata Yadavar/ IndiaSpend.org Although Swachh Bharat Abhiyan has sent India on a toilet-construction spree, 51.6 per cent of households across the country did not use an improved sanitation facility — a system that separates human excreta from human contact — between January 2015 and December 2016. Household toilet availability has improve...

  • With Clean Ganga Project Not Delivering, PM Narendra Modi Intervenes: Report

    With Clean Ganga Project Not Delivering, PM Narendra Modi Intervenes: Report

    India's $3 billion plan to clean the Ganga is badly behind schedule with large stretches contaminated by toxic waste and sewage, forcing Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene, said Reuters, based on government officials and documents that the news agency said it had seen. Much of the money allocated to the project, a flagship initiative for the...

  • 'Tweets Do Come True.' Why PM Modi Is Following This Man On Twitter

    'Tweets Do Come True.' Why PM Modi Is Following This Man On Twitter

    A Bengaluru-based entrepreneur took to Twitter to share a picture of his sister's wedding invitation. What stood out was the Swachh Bharat logo that featured prominently on it. Akash Jain tweeted the picture of the wedding card with a message tagging PM Modi, saying the idea was to spread awareness of the campaign. PM Modi retweeted it and began fo...

  • UP Election 2017 - 'Either Rahul Gandhi Can Jump Into The Ganga Or I Will:' Uma Bharti's Riposte

    UP Election 2017 - 'Either Rahul Gandhi Can Jump Into The Ganga Or I Will:' Uma Bharti's Riposte

    The BJP's riposte to Rahul Gandhi's "Ganga" attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi was delivered by union minister for water resources Uma Bharti. In many jibes and a word of advice when she said, "I urge Rahul Gandhi not to run away to Thailand as he is likely to once the assembly election results are out. He should come with me to the Ganga and i...

  • Benami Property Next, Warns PM Narendra Modi. Why That's Crucial For Nitish Kumar

    Benami Property Next, Warns PM Narendra Modi. Why That's Crucial For Nitish Kumar

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today told his party that there will be no let-up in his mission to nail tax evaders : with high-denomination notes cancelled, he said his next crackdown will be on benami or proxy-owned property. When he outlawed 500- and 1,000-rupee notes at a few hours notice last month, PM Modi made it clear that he would try to cl...

  • Gabbar And Samba On A Mission To Keep Kolkata's Howrah Station Clean

    Gabbar And Samba On A Mission To Keep Kolkata's Howrah Station Clean

    Kolkata's busy Howrah Railway station has adopted a novel approach to drive home the message of 'Swachh Bharat'. Gone are the rather dour looking 'Do Not Litter' signs. Instead, the station's walls are now dotted with posters depicting famous scenes from Bollywood hits. Even the 'Keep Clean' messages come with a filmy twist.

  • Swachh Bharat Mission's Success Is Greatly Exaggerated

    Swachh Bharat Mission's Success Is Greatly Exaggerated

    The PM took an important step by making sanitation a political issue but if his government is to achieve its targets, it needs to go beyond the photo-ops to building an implementation system that is visible and creative on the ground.

  • Manohar Parrikar Doing A Good Job Cleaning Up Terrorism: Goa Chief Minister

    Manohar Parrikar Doing A Good Job Cleaning Up Terrorism: Goa Chief Minister

    Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar is doing a wonderful job cleaning up terrorism, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said while paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi and lauding the state government's mission to clean Goa.

  • Coast Guard Should Lead 'Swachh Sagar Campaign': Rajnath Singh

    Coast Guard Should Lead 'Swachh Sagar Campaign': Rajnath Singh

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said he wants the Indian Coast Guard to extend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Mission to the seas.

  • Will Quit If I Do Not Get Help To Make Puducherry Clean: Kiran Bedi

    Will Quit If I Do Not Get Help To Make Puducherry Clean: Kiran Bedi

    Irked by 'lack of cooperation' to her Clean Puducherry Mission, Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi today said she would quit her post and leave the union territory if there is no improvement in the situation.

  • Uttarakhand Okays 500-Acre Turtle Sanctuary In Rishikesh

    Uttarakhand Okays 500-Acre Turtle Sanctuary In Rishikesh

    Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has sancttioned a 500-acre land in Rishikesh for opening up of a turtle breeding centre in an effort to clean up Ganga.

  • 10 Iconic Places To Be Cleaned Under Swachh Bharat Mission

    10 Iconic Places To Be Cleaned Under Swachh Bharat Mission

    Government will carry out a drive to clean ten iconic places in the country, including Taj Mahal, Vaishno Devi temple and Ajmer Sharif, as part of a pilot project under the Swachh Bharat mission, Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar today said.

  • India Reaffirms Commitment To Pursue Green Path To Growth

    India Reaffirms Commitment To Pursue Green Path To Growth

    India has reaffirmed its commitment to pursue a green path to growth as leaders of 20 countries and the European Union gathered in San Francisco for the seventh Clean Energy and the inaugural Mission Innovation ministerials.

  • Literate Woman Leaders In Villages: Rajasthan's Big Social Experiment

    Literate Woman Leaders In Villages: Rajasthan's Big Social Experiment

    The new sarpanch of Rajasthan’s Sichana village has two key things on her to-do list: eradication of child marriage and building toilets. The first is an elusive goal. On the second, she has hit the bull’s eye within months of her election. Manju Meghwal embodies the new face of grassroots leader in Rajasthan – one that can put the state on a...

  • Clean India Mission: Government Plans National Helpline

    Clean India Mission: Government Plans National Helpline

    A national-level telephone helpline will be made operational to help over 4,000 urban local bodies across the country achieve 100 percent open defecation free status as part of Narendra Modi government's ambitious 'Swachh Bharat Mission'.

  • Centre Ropes In Over 58 Lakh Pensioners For Success Of PM Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

    Centre Ropes In Over 58 Lakh Pensioners For Success Of PM Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

    About 58 lakh pensioners are being roped in by the Centre for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' to ensure that the target of total sanitation is met by October, 2019.

  • Centre Asks Ministries To Draw Action Plan For Clean India Mission

    Centre Asks Ministries To Draw Action Plan For Clean India Mission

    Taking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious Clean India Mission a step forward and to achieve total sanitation by October 2, 2019, the Centre has asked all ministries to implement a fortnight-long action plan every year to highlight their contribution to the initiative.

  • Cleanest Cities in India Are...(Yes, Mysuru, You're Still Up There)

    Cleanest Cities in India Are...(Yes, Mysuru, You're Still Up There)

    To turbo-charge Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mission to clean up India, the government has surveyed 73 cities with a population of more than 10 lakhs. The idea is to measure where the Swachh Bharat or Clean India mission is making the most inroads.

  • Cleanliness Ranking For 73 Cities To Be Revealed Today: 10 Developments

    Cleanliness Ranking For 73 Cities To Be Revealed Today: 10 Developments

    The results of the first ever survey of how clean or how dirty are cities in India will be revealed by the government today.

  • Help India Clean Up: Join The Cleanathon

    Help India Clean Up: Join The Cleanathon

    More than half the population defecates in the open. Millions of girls drop out of school because they don't have separate toilets. And the filth costs us billions because of the ill health it causes.

  • Campaign To Raise Awareness About Good Hygiene Habits

    Campaign To Raise Awareness About Good Hygiene Habits

    In order to promote health and hygiene and raise awareness about good hygiene habits such as washing hands five times a day, using a toilet for defecation and adopting safe drinking water practices, a campaign has been launched recently.

  • Swachh Bharat: Sanitation Survey In 75 Cities Across India From January 4

    Swachh Bharat: Sanitation Survey In 75 Cities Across India From January 4

    A sanitation survey will be undertaken from January 4 next year in 75 major cities across the country as part of the Swachh Bharat Mission for ensuring cleanliness in urban areas.

  • Government Asks Public, NRIs to Contribute to Clean Ganga Fund

    Government Asks Public, NRIs to Contribute to Clean Ganga Fund

    With surface cleaning of River Ganga's mainstream set to begin next year, Government has urged public and NRIs to contribute towards the Clean Ganga Fund (CGF).

  • Littering, Spitting Cases Decrease in Railway Suburbs This Fiscal

    Littering, Spitting Cases Decrease in Railway Suburbs This Fiscal

    In what might be called as a positive impact of the 'Swachh Bharat' mission, littering and spitting cases have come down considerably in suburban sections of the Central Railway (CR) here during the first four months of this fiscal as compared to the corresponding period in the previous year, according to a senior railway official.

  • Bill Gates Says Swachh Bharat Partnership With India One of the Best

    Bill Gates Says Swachh Bharat Partnership With India One of the Best

    Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates today promised to extend all support to Centre's efforts to expand the reach and effectiveness of sustainable sanitation services under the Swachh Bharat Mission.

  • In Paris, a 'Breakthrough Energy Coalition' Starring Bill Gates, Ratan Tata, Mukesh Ambani

    In Paris, a 'Breakthrough Energy Coalition' Starring Bill Gates, Ratan Tata, Mukesh Ambani

    Bill Gates and some of the world's other richest entrepreneurs will join with governments from both rich and emerging countries on Monday to kick off the Paris climate talks by pledging billions of dollars of investment in clean energy technologies.

  • Where Hardik Patel Could Have Made a Real Impact

    Where Hardik Patel Could Have Made a Real Impact

    On Constitution Day, Home Minister Rajnath Singh made a revelation in parliament - that it was Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar's fight for justice and equality that inspired Narendra Modi to flag off some of the BJP government's more ambitious schemes like the Swacch Bharat Abhiyan (Clean India Mission), Jan Dhan Yojana (Banking For All Scheme) and the Beti ...

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