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Swachchh Bharat

Karan Thapar | 7 yrs of PM Modi: Can he lead us out of the abyss?

The Narendra Modi that we voted for was probably more our creation and less of his own making

28 May 2021 1:34 AM

Satyagraha is Gandhi’s lasting contribution

In April, the government took lead in marking the centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre.

04 Oct 2019 12:07 AM

Modi 2.0 foreign policy: Opportunities beckon

By the middle of the next decade, we should become a $5 trillion economy.

05 Jun 2019 2:28 AM

On D-Day, may the least offensive person win!

The most wonderful thing about our electorate is the unpredictability factor which proves the best of poll forecasters wrong time and again.

04 May 2019 12:44 AM

‘Swachchh Bharat’ works only when people don’t spit paan on walls with images of gods

The ploy seems to work on those staircase landings and on other spots where no nuisance is committed.

20 Apr 2019 12:37 AM


For Gandhiji, non-violence was not just a creed, but truly a way of life

The first condition of Satyagraha is strict regard for truth. Nonviolence is the natural consequence of truth.

02 Oct 2018 12:19 AM

Tackle this national shame

The PM’s Swachchh Bharat programme has had no bearing on this issue as VIPs go about with their photo-ops, praising the campaign.

26 Sep 2018 1:43 AM

Swachchh Bharat Mission has to translate beyond photo-ops

Going beyond the crumbling waste management infrastructure, our people have to change their mindset.

25 Sep 2018 12:27 AM

HPCL-CR to launch swachhta drive

The rakes will make numerous trips across the 77 stations of the Mumbai division of CR.

31 Aug 2018 2:01 AM

Petition filed on lack of toilets in Yamuna slum

The students have said that the anganwadis were needed to provide nutritious food to the poor and deprived children of the slum.

01 Aug 2018 1:35 AM


Swachchh Bharat: A mere slogan

Delhi generates more than 10,000 tonnes of garbage every day.

15 Jul 2018 5:50 AM

India is facing a water crisis: A long-term plan is needed

There are many who cannot afford to drink clean water or even take a decent bath.

29 Jun 2018 1:16 AM

BJP MLA wraps Ambedkar statue in saffron shawl

Ms Devi, when asked on Friday, said that she was simply carrying forward the PM’s “Swachchh Bharat” campaign.

02 Jun 2018 1:20 AM

Amit Shah: Accept challenge of a combined Opposition

Shah had undertaken a similar exercise last year also to check the party’s organisational strength in each state.

15 May 2018 2:28 AM

PM Modi urges youth: Join as interns to clean India

The PM drew from the teachings of Prophet Mohammad and said he believed in knowledge and compassion.

30 Apr 2018 1:24 AM


PM Modi greets people on Ugadi

Amit Shah took stock of the political situation in Andhra Pradesh and held a meeting with party leaders from there.

18 Mar 2018 3:25 AM

Goa minister crude but right

As Indians we have to learn that cleanliness is a concept to cover the whole country and not only personal living spaces.

12 Feb 2018 5:40 AM

Swachchh Bharat, righteous Bharat

The problem is that we cannot preach to individuals on personal dignity.

01 Nov 2017 1:14 AM

More toilet talk vital for a cleaner India

The Press Information Bureau says over two lakh villages have become open defecation-free.

05 Oct 2017 3:18 AM

Clean India: More to do

The Swachchh Bharat programme appears rudderless. Local self-government institutions like municipalities are in a state of collapse.

04 Oct 2017 12:43 AM