01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Joining companies like TCS and Bharti Enterprises that unveiled plans to build toilets after Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled an initiative on hygiene, infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro said it will construct 5,000 toilets under corporate social responsibility (CSR).
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday targeted yet another initiative taken by his predecessor Jairam Ramesh, saying the previous government's decision to have a convergence between MNREGA and toilet construction programme did not work well.
26 Aug 2014
Itanagar: Union Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari has assured Arunachal Pradesh on implementation of the 'Swachch Bharat Abhiyan' to cover sanitary and safe water for all by 2019.
25 Aug 2014
Ahmedabad: Going one step ahead of biometric-based attendance system, the Gujarat Education Department has decided to implement a broader system to monitor physical presence of students and teachers in state-run schools as well as colleges with the help of 'live web streaming' of video or photographs of classrooms.
07 Dec 2012
In what can be termed as a laid back attitude, the state government is clueless and has no data about how many girl child have been saved through the Save Daughter Campaign.
19 Aug 2014
Chandigarh: Inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to corporates to chip in for rural sanitation projects, Bharti Foundation - the development arm of Bharti Enterprises on Monday announced a Rs 100 crore 'Satya Bharti Abhiyan' to provide toilets in Punjab's Ludhiana district.
08 Oct 2011
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has invited Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to participate in the ongoing Beti Bachao Abhiyan in the state.
05 Oct 2011
Questioning the intentions of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan behind his ‘Beti Bachao Abhiyan’(Save the girl child campaign), the state Congress unit has termed the issue as a mere political gimmick.
07 Oct 2011
At a time when Madhya Pradesh government has been observing ‘Beti Bachao Abhiyan’ since October 5, not many seem to be drawing inspiration from the praiseworthy campaign.
31 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The enrolment at elementary and secondary levels has been increased substantially on account of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan and Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan, said Union Minister for Human Resources Development Smriti Irani.