SWACCH BHARAT MISSION
94 local bodies stand in the way of Open Defecation Free India
Of the 4,378 urban local bodies, 4,284 have been declared and certified as open defecation free.
Ajmer Sharif Dargah to be revamped into a Swacch Iconic Place
Swachh Iconic Places is a special clean-up initiative focused on 100 select ico...
The young professionals behind PM Modi’s Swachh Bharat dream
All aged around 25, about 80% of Modi's 'swachh warriors' are postgraduates incl...
Swachh Bharat Mission has become a vibrant mass movement: Narendra Modi
In an era where climate change and environmental degradation have become central issues of discussion, the world can refer to the thoughts of Gandhiji.
Swachh Bharat Mission a deeper reform to transform how we think, live & work: Lee Hsien Loong
Over the last four years, India has made great progress, building more than 86 million toilets for households, and declaring 470,000 villages free of open defecation. Singapore has travelled this journey too.
PM Narendra Modi to launch 'Ayushman Bharat' scheme from Jharkhand today
The ambitious scheme, renamed the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyan (PMJAY), aims to provide a coverage of Rs 5 lakh per family annually.
Budget 2019: A push for higher rural-urban run rate
Aware of the big unemployment question and the need to expand beyond the ruling party’s dedicated urban electoral base, the government has brought rural India and urban transformation in sharp focus.
Budget 2019: Rs 62,398 cr outlay for health sector; Rs 6,400 cr earmarked for AB-PMJAY
The health outlay for this financial year saw an increase of around 19 per cent over the 2018-2019 fiscal when it was Rs 52,800 crore.
10 key pointers for Union Budget from Economic Survey 2019
Here are 10 things you can expect Finance Minister Sitharaman to deal with on Friday.
A robot to end manual scavenging? This startup can provide the ‘Swachh Bharat’ we need
The amount of work which usually takes three to four hours and at least three manual scavengers, Bandicoot finishes it in just 45 minutes.
We want to double business in next three years: Rajiv Bhalla, MD, Barco India
Barco has 15% of its global workforce here engaged in sales, manufacturing, software, hardware development and R&D.
Rlys' new time table: 261 trains speeded up, 49 new trains added
The national transporter has also maximised the use of rolling stock. A review of the lie over periods of rakes at different destinations revealed that rakes of some of the trains were idling at the terminals.
Sanitation coverage in rural India under Swachh Bharat rises to 85%
This is significant because under the Swachh Bharat Mission (Grameen), sanitation coverage has increased to more than double than at the time of launch of the Mission, said the government.
Economics of Swachh Bharat: Universal sanitation is at the core of India’s development agenda
PM Modi’s call for a Swachh Bharat, at a time when India leads the infamous list with the highest number of people practising open defecation, is an idea whose time has come.
Vote for New Bharat, says Narendra Modi in Telangana; enlists NDA's achievements
Modi took a swipe at chief minister K Chandrasekar Rao for the delay in forming the cabinet after securing a massive win last year
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