SWACCH BHARAT MISSION
India biggest success story among malaria-endemic countries
Apart from the success in controlling malaria, there has been acceleration in decline of Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR), and Under Five Mortality Rate (U5MR) since the launch of the NRHM/NHM.
Bengal signs but sends no proposal for Centre's scheme for tribals
The programme involves setting up value addition centres, Van Dhan Vikas K...
PM Modi receives 'Global Goalkeeper' award for Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, says it helped achieve UN goals
Accepting the award, Modi said he share...
Bengal last hurdle as centre races to ODF finish line
Trinamool happens to be standing in the way of the Modi government’s sanitation promise of ensuring an ‘open defecation free urban India’ by October 2.
PM Narendra Modi to be honoured by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for Swachch Bharat Abhiyan
Modi will be presented with the 2019 'Global Goalkeeper Award', which according to the Foundation is a "special recognition"
Modi govt to offer 55 litres/day water per person under Jal Jeevan Mission: Report
As per the plan, an estimated over 15 crore of the 18.5 crore rural households will be provided with tap water
Has Modi been able to deliver on his flagship schemes?
Here is a look at how Modi's five flagship schemes have fared and what is required to improve them.
India on upward growth trajectory, says Arun Jaitley
The Economic Survey, tabled in Parliament on Thursday, projected India's growth to rise to 7 per cent in the current fiscal, from five-year low of 6.8 per cent in 2018-19.
Sanitaryware industry urges government to cut GST, encourage hygiene
The manufacturers hoped that the Union Budget, which is slated to be presented on Friday, would pave the way for the GST Council to take the measure.
View: Of all Modi’s projects, Swachh Bharat will have the greatest long-term impact on people’s lives
Ending open defecation, creating cities and villages free of litter and stagnant water, and cleaning up air we breathe are essential to long and healthy lives of citizens.
The speed at which it was travelling didn't give moon lander a chance: Expert
"Expecting Vikram to function after free fall is a false hope similar to a 'dead person' coming alive.," he said.
PM Modi lauds Reliance Foundation, Tata Group for cleanliness drive
"Heartening to see people coming together for cleanliness across urban and rural India," he wrote re-tweeting a tweet of Reliance Foundation.
India much cleaner after Swachh Bharat Mission: Ruskin Bond
"Due to the Modi governments Swachchta Abhiyan different cities have become cleaner than earlier, Ruskin Bond said.
Water management to be Modi's priority if NDA is re-elected
In his second term it will be water management that will be his prime focus.
Telecom vendors ask Prasad to make BSNL pay Rs 3,000 cr dues
The letter cited Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's recent direction asking government departments to clear outstanding dues of suppliers and service providers, by October 15.
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