SWACCH BHARAT MISSION
Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Where progress on paper hits quicksand of ground reality
The statistics may appear to be picture perfect but the situation on the ground turned out to be somewhat different.
Yogi promises piped water for every rural home; asks officials to deliver or face consequences
He said FIRs should be lodged against those wh...
PM Modi outlines government's goals for next 5 years
PM Modi said decisions taken by his government will benefit farmers, traders, youngsters...
Swachh Bharat Kosh got over Rs 600 cr as contribution in 3 yrs: Uma Bharti
In 2015, the SBK received 313.54 crore, in 2016, it received Rs 97.47 crore and in 2017 till November - a total of Rs 614.63 crore, she informed the Rajya Sabha.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hails Indian athletes in 43rd Mann ki Baat
The performance was special as a lot of things happened for the first time. For instance, every Indian wrestler won medal in the Commonwealth games, the Prime Minister said.
Government departments earmark Rs 16,500 crore for Swachh Bharat Mission in 2018-19
The Swachhata Action Plan (SAP) 2018-19 was launched by Cabinet Secretary P K Sinha at a meeting of Union secretaries and senior officials here today.
Shashi Tharoor attacks Sushma Swaraj again, says "UN used as a political platform"
Shashi Tharoor had created a controversy over Sushma Swaraj. he has expressed his disappointment over her speech at UNGA. He has now launche...
One can't use United Nations as political platform: Tharoor on Swaraj's speech
Shashi Tharoor claimed that Swaraj had mentioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi 10 times in her speech and spoke about India only five times.
Palestine blames Israel for its sanitation woes at Swachh meet
Palestinian water minister Mazen Ghunaim’s presentation during the conference raised a few eyebrows, given the political attack on Israel.
BharatPe raises $15.5 million funding from Insight Partners, Sequoia and Beenext
UPI is an immediate real-time payment system that helps in instantly transferring the funds between the two bank accounts through a mobile platform.
United Nation expert finds holes in 'Swachh Bharat Mission', gets panned
Taking a strong note of his remarks on the logo of the Clean India Mission, the government issued a statement deploring it showed "serious insensitivity towards the Father of our Nation".
Ayushman Bharat opt-out will hurt Odias: PM Modi
The chief minister’s decision to keep the state out of the flagship health scheme would hurt Odias, the PM said, addressing a BJP rally in the coastal town of Khorda.
Survey to rank 75 cities for Swacch Bharat Mission objectives
To encourage cities to improve urban sanitation and achieve objectives of Swacch Bharat Mission, Urban Development Ministry has planned a survey from January 1, 2016 under which 75 cities, including the 53 with populations over one million, will be ranked.
Letter from PM to states can help prioritise issue of bonded labour: NHRC members
Jyotika Kalra, Member of the rights panel, said, the NHRC has been very proactive in taking cognisance of complaints related to bonded labour.
Ayushman Bharat to create over 100,000 long-term jobs, says CEO Indu Bhushan
The expansion of operations of the private sector will lead to the ‘largest chunk’ of jobs aimed at providing implementation support at central and state levels.
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