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Swachchh Bharat Abhiyan

Taking a leaf out of Shanghai’s book

In discussions of think tanks and TV studios, participants often lament why China doesn’t treat India as its equal.

28 Nov 2018 12:28 AM

BJP MP cleans school toilet with bare hands

The video grab also caught Mr Mishra bathing some students of the school and even scrubbing their feet.

19 Feb 2018 3:23 AM

BJD leader caught urinating in public

The pictures of the BJD vice-president peeing under the open sky have gone viral on social media platforms.

03 Jan 2018 1:51 AM

State govt is not utilising Central funds properly: Babul Supriyo

BJP state President Dilip Ghosh alleged a party worker was killed in the state by TMC on Monday .

05 Dec 2017 12:42 AM

Delhi’s foul air: Alarm bells for India’s health

Other cities like Beijing, grappling with poisonous air, have put in place time-bound measures to improve the situation.

16 Nov 2017 12:41 AM


Scheme or daydream?

Swachchh Bharat Abhiyan remains limited to photo ops and rhetoric

13 Oct 2017 4:27 AM

Delhi: Hungerstrike for complete ban on plastic

Teacher came to city to meet PM, apprise him of seriousness of issue.

06 Oct 2017 6:14 AM

PM to meet BJP councillors, talk on performance

The party leadership has decided that BJP councillors must learn about “zero tolerance” and good governance from Mr Modi himself.

30 Sep 2017 1:28 AM

Whither Swachchh Bharat campaign?

Congress’ claim that Swachchh Bharat Abhiyan is nothing but a hyped version of their Nirmal Bharat scheme of yesteryears cuts no ice.

25 Sep 2017 6:03 AM

A new priority: Clean up after the Filthy Indian

Nobody has an answer, the Swachchh Bharat Abhiyan is a colossal failure, the nation’s first city is in an appalling state of disrepair.

10 Aug 2017 12:38 AM


Four workers die while cleaning a septic tank

Incident took place in Ghitorni; case filed against building owner.

16 Jul 2017 1:35 AM

Still a long way to go

A mindset of privilege won’t change overnight, and it may be unfair to expect a new normal to replace the old ways at a stroke.

01 Jul 2017 12:10 AM

E-rickshaw driver beaten to death

Driver objected to three youth urinating in public place near a Metro Station.

29 May 2017 2:55 AM

Visakhapatnam railway station cleanest, Darbhanga dirtiest: Survey

Clean toilets at platforms, clean tracks and dustbins at stations were some of the criteria for judging railway stations for cleanliness.

18 May 2017 1:16 AM

No ration, pension if you don’t have toilet

Rajasthan takes coercive steps to be open-defecation free.

26 Apr 2017 2:07 AM


Swachchh drive fails to make a clean sweep in J&K

Government data admit to slowness in the implementation of Swachchh Bharat Mission-Gramin.

25 Jan 2017 1:42 AM

Why is the capital city so dirty?

Delhi has three landfill sites, now turned into mountains of garbage.

15 Jan 2017 1:20 AM