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  • PM Modi invites suggestions from people for 'Clean India' project 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Reaching out to people for his ambitious project for a clean India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday sought their views on the contours of "Mission Swachh Bharat" to be launched on Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary on October 2. Modi linked cleanliness to tourism and global interest in...
  • Modi wants 'Swacch Bharat' to be linked with economic activity 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called for making 'Swacch Bharat' into a mass movement and linking it to economic activity to ensure greater participation. Chairing a high-level meeting, he said all government departments will actively participate in the programme. Government offices up to panchayat level will be...
  • Israel offers help in Ganga cleaning project September 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Israel has expressed interest in sharing its expertise on water purification and waste water treatment under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project for cleaning river Ganga. The Centre had set a target of three years to rejuvenate the polluted holy river Ganga and has formed an integrated plan 'Namaami...
  • What best describes PM Modi's 100 days in power? September 3, 2014

    As the Narendra Modi government completes 100 days in office, CNN-IBN takes views from across the country over the Modi government's 100 days. ...
  • SC dissatisfied with Centre's plan to clean Ganga, asks it to make it more achievable September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed dissatisfaction with the Narendra Modi government affidavit on its effort to clean river Ganga. The court asked the government to come with a time bound plan and realistiaclly achievable plan. The apex court has said that the government affidavit was too comprehensive...
  • 100 days of Modi government: Several plans to revamp Varanasi but no changes yet September 3, 2014

    Varanasi: As the Narendra Modi government completes 100 days in office, his constituency Varanasi is getting ready for a facelift. With proposals for AIIMS, ring road, new flyovers, Ganga cleaning, Varanasi is in for a drastic change. "Rs 1000 crore ring road scheme has been approved, 5-6 flyovers have been sanctioned,"...
  • Consortium of IIT professionals formed on Ganga River Basin Management: Centre to SC September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that it is committed to clean Ganga and steps would be taken to prevent any pollution going into the holy river. The Supreme Court sought the government's response on the steps taken by it to clean the river. The...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on Modi's 'Clean India' initiative August 31, 2014

    On this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Clean India' initiative. The initiative has been taken seriously by everyone excluding the government. ...
  • Chhattisgarh: Woman divorces husband after he fails to build a toilet at home August 29, 2014

    Bhopal: A 23-year-old woman divorced her husband and walked out of her in-laws' home after they failed to build a toilet in their house in Chhattisgarh. The incident took place in the Raigarh district. The woman had set a condition before marriage that a toilet should be constructed at home....
  • Smriti Irani tells states to plan for construction of toilets for girls in schools August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday directed all state governments to prepare an action plan for the construction of toilets for girls in government schools by July next year. Irani's directive follows Prime Minister Narendra Modi Swacch Bharat campaign mentioned in his Independence day speech. The...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on 'Clean Up India' August 24, 2014

    On this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on the ongoing campaign 'Clean Up India.' He states that the status of toilets could equate to that of a club in the future. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist show August 25, 2014

    This week, the Citizen Journalist show highlights short films which give big message like 'Save Water' and 'Clean Up India' and your pictures and videos. ...
  • Is a fine on littering & urinating in public the only way to Clean Up India? August 20, 2014

    The New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has decided to penalise citizens throwing trash in public places in a bid to curb littering in the national capital. The fines will range from Rs 100 to 500. The civic body has also planned on fining pet owners Rs 500 if their pets...
  • Centre promises to rejuvenate the Ganga in three years August 20, 2014

    With the Narendra Modi Government according top priority to cleaning River Ganga, the Centre has set a target of three years to rejuvenate the polluted holy river. Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Wednesday said that efforts are being made to rejuvenate the river in three years, for which steps...
  • Delhiites to pay Rs 500 fine for throwing trash in public places August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has decided to penalise citizens throwing trash in public places in a bid to curb littering in the national capital. The fines will range from Rs 100 to 500. The civic body has also planned on fining pet owners Rs 500 if their...
  • Toilet construction not enough, need a cultural revolution: Jairam Ramesh August 19, 2014

    Former Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has come out in support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Clean India' initiative and backed his boost for a toilet revolution in the country. ...
  • TCS pledges Rs 100 crore for PM's 'Clean India' initiative August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Country's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Monday said that it has pledged Rs 100 crore toward financing hygienic sanitation facilities for girl students across 10,000 schools. TCS will earmark a budget of Rs 100 crore to be spent on this initiative, which will help children,...
  • #CleanUpIndia: CNN-IBNs initiative for a filth free India August 18, 2014

    CNN-IBN's initiative to show the filth around us and work towards cleaning it. ...
  • Kaam Aadmi Party aims for a garbage free Delhi August 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Clean up India initiative is a group that is inspiring people to clean their surroundings. They call themselves the 'Kaam Aadmi Party' and are involved in cleanliness drives in different areas of Delhi. Their message is to make people responsible to make their environment clean. The Kaam Aadmi...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay August 15, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Clean Up India: Expert views on sanitation issues and its solutions August 14, 2014

    In the run up to Independence Day, CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. While the government aims to fulfil...
  • Clean up India: Open drains and irregular garbage disposal makes life miserable August 13, 2014

    CNN-IBN's initiative 'Clean up India' aims to make India dirt free. CNN-IBN found out that open drains and irregular garbage disposal has made life miserable for residents staying in the national capital Delhi. People need to stop urinating in public. ...
  • Clean up India: Citizens from across the country speak up on lack of civic sense in their cities August 12, 2014

    In the run up to Independence day, CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. Citizen Journalists from various cities have...
  • Clean up India: Trash mountain in Ghazipur makes life miserable for residents August 10, 2014

    In the run up to Independence day, CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. Here's a look at our national...
  • Clean up India: Jaipur a garbage dump with open drains posing health hazards August 9, 2014

    In the run up to Independence day, CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. Here's a look at pink city...
  • Clean Up India: 25 crore of Indian homes have no toilet August 8, 2014

    There are 25 crore homes in India that have no toilets. This Independence day CNN-IBN takes up Clean Up India campaign requesting people all over to keep there cities clean and not dump filth on the roads. ...
  • Clean up India: Kolkata's flower market also serving as a garbage dump August 8, 2014

    In the run up to Independence day, CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. Here's a look at Kolkata's flower...
  • Thiruvananthapuram: We are unable to use the water, say local residents August 7, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Clean up India intiative vring to you the story of Thiruvananthapuram where plastic waste and garbage from residential areas are found in huge piles. The 5.5 acres of land at Erumakuzhi in the heart of Thiruvananthapuram city has been a major dumping spot for the past two and a...
  • Clean up India: River Ganga dying a slow death in Varanasi August 6, 2014

    In the run up to Independence day, CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. Here's a look at the Ganga...
  • Clean up India: No sanitation at Ahmedabad's Bombay Hotel locality August 5, 2014

    In the run up to Independence day, CNN-IBN has begun a special initiative to clean up India. It is a project in which you can be involved by sharing your experiences of how there is a complete lack of civic sense across the country. Here's a look at Ahmedabad's Bombay...