Swachhata Hi Seva

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#SwachhToilets: Indian Railways plans to make toilets cleaner

20 Oct 2018

#SwachhToilets: Indian Railways plans to make toilets cleaner

If heading to the toilet in Indian Railways trains sounds like a challenge to you, know that you're not alone.

Central govt employees to undertake cleanliness drive on office premises

17 Sep 2018

Central govt employees to undertake cleanliness drive on office premises

The Center has asked all departments under it to undertake cleanliness drive on their premises, according to an official communique.

#SwachhataHiSeva: For cleanliness drive, PM Modi picks up broom, again!

15 Sep 2018

#SwachhataHiSeva: For cleanliness drive, PM Modi picks up broom, again!

On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi kick-started the massive 'Swachhata Hi Seva' campaign, which will go on till October 2, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

PM Modi announces 'Swachhata Hi Seva Movement' from September 15

12 Sep 2018

PM Modi announces 'Swachhata Hi Seva Movement' from September 15

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced the launch of the 'Swachhata Hi Seva Movement' from September 15 to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

On Gandhi Jayanti, Railways' coaches to bear Swachch Bharat logo

27 Aug 2018

On Gandhi Jayanti, Railways' coaches to bear Swachch Bharat logo

To commemorate Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, all the coaches of the Indian Railways will display the logo of the government's pet project 'Swachch Bharat Abhiyan' and the national flag.

Made from newspapers, these eco-friendly bags are worth a try!

28 Apr 2018

Made from newspapers, these eco-friendly bags are worth a try!

Newspapers, all-purpose flour or maida, stencil and jute strings: that's all they need to make 100% biodegradable dustbin liners or garbage bags.

Girl breaks 2-day fast after toilet gets built at home

27 Feb 2018

Girl breaks 2-day fast after toilet gets built at home

Most 13-year-olds would demand chocolates, dresses or dolls, but the demand of this girl from Karnataka's Ballari district is certainly different.

China following India's path? President Xi orders 'toilet revolution'

29 Nov 2017

China following India's path? President Xi orders 'toilet revolution'

China may be taking a cue from India's Swacch Bharat Mission and formulating one of a similar kind.

Swachh Bharat: Video of Maharashtra minister peeing roadside goes viral

20 Nov 2017

Swachh Bharat: Video of Maharashtra minister peeing roadside goes viral

A video of Maharashtra water conservation minister Ram Shinde urinating roadside surfaced online on Sunday and has gone viral since, putting in question the relevance of PM Modi's much-hyped 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'.

UN expert finds flaws in PM Modi's Swachh Bharat Mission

11 Nov 2017

UN expert finds flaws in PM Modi's Swachh Bharat Mission

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights to Safe Drinking Water and Sanitation, Leo Heller, sharply criticized Swachh Bharat Abhiyan saying it "lacked a holistic human rights approach."

CM Adityanath visits Taj Mahal, launches major cleanliness drive

26 Oct 2017

CM Adityanath visits Taj Mahal, launches major cleanliness drive

Amid recent controversial statements made by the BJP party-men about Taj Mahal, UP CM Yogi Adityanath is finally visiting the 17th century mausoleum. Yogi, on his first visit to Taj since becoming CM, has allocated Rs. 370cr for developmental projects related to the Taj.

Three years on, how 'Swachh' is Modi's 'Bharat'?

02 Oct 2017

Three years on, how 'Swachh' is Modi's 'Bharat'?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's flagship project Swachh Bharat Abhiyan turns three today.

Rajinikanth extends support to Modi's 'Swachhata Hi Seva' mission

23 Sep 2017

Rajinikanth extends support to Modi's 'Swachhata Hi Seva' mission

Superstar Rajinikanth has extended his support to PM Modi's 'Swachhata Hi Seva' campaign by posting a tweet.