23 Oct 2014
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday night joined the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) officials in cleaning the flood-hit areas of the city as part of the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'.
21 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The University of Delhi is planning to make NCC cadets and NSS volunteers the official frontrunners of the DU Swachata Abhiyan, and award them 'compensatory credits' for the same.
21 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission has proposed making paid news an electoral offence to provide a strong deterrent in a bid to stamp out the menace.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and apprised him about his contribution to the 'Swachh Bharat initiative' campaign.
17 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Wednesday said that setting up 'Nirbhaya centers' for women in distress, and women helpline will together solve half of the problems of women in the country.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the chief secretaries and police chiefs of Bihar and Chhattisgarh to be present in the court on October 30 to answer why they did not comply with its direction on the missing children.
09 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Facing flak from Congress for accepting Prime Minister Narendra Modi's invite to join Swachhta Abhiyan, former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Thursday got support from party general secretary Digvijay Singh, who saw "nothing wrong" in the Kerala MP's actions.
10 Oct 2014
Vidisha: As news of Bachpan Bachao Andolan activist Kailash Satyarthi getting the Nobel Peace Prize reached his hometown here on Friday, celebrations broke out with people distributing sweets and bursting firecrackers.
02 Oct 2014
Aizawl: Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla launched the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' at a function in front of Mahatma Gandhi's statue in the centre of Aizawl's Mahatma Gandhi Square this morning.
11 Oct 2014
Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry has said the efforts of Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 - to promote the rights of children have benefited millions of young people around the world.