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Cleanliness Survey Taps into Toilets Usability, Sludge, Waste Management

BY SUMIT SAXENA  The Swachh Survekshan (SS) League 2020, which monitors cities on the basis of cleanliness, quantifies cleanliness into three crucial segments -- usability...

Meet The One Who Gave Birth To Tsunamika: Upcycling Waste to Hope

BY VENKATACHARI JAGANNATHAN She gave birth to Tsunamika, the doll that brought hope to hundreds of women who had lost everything in their life to...

Even New Rules Failed, Delhi’s Landfill Grows 15 Meters In A Year

Even as the country's waste management rules call for effective recycling and have fixed a cap of 20 metres on landfill sites, Delhi's huge...

India is a Massive Reserve of Ragpickers: Here is Why they are Critical for Waste Management!

May 12, 2017: The Ajmer Shatabdi pulls into the New Delhi station every night at around 11 pm. During the six-hour journey from Ajmer,...

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan wants School Curriculum to have Waste Management

Mumbai, April 20, 2017: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been associated with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, says that waste management should be...

Dignity is not a property of the Rich: Inspirational story of a Mumbai Rag Picker

What makes a story connect with so many people? Humans of Bombay, a very popular Facebook page, has taken the responsibility of portraying individuals...

Raje woos Japanese investors

NewsGram Staff Writer Jaipur: Highlighting the huge potential of the state, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Monday urged Japanese companies to invest in the state. As...

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