Tag: Minister Prakash Javadekar

Now, 'cleanliness awards’ for private schools from next year

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar, on Saturday, said that private schools across the country will be now entitled to get the ‘Swachchta Vidyalaya Puraskar’. The Narendra Modi-led BJP government instituted the cleanliness award early this year in collaboration with UNICEF to recognise, inspire and celebrate excellence in water, sanitation, and […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Arvind Kejriwal
BJP slams Kejriwal for using public money in defamation suits

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for reportedly fighting defamation suits filed against him by using public money. The BJP asked why the public should pay for Kejriwal’s “karma” (deeds)? “Defamation cases are personal cases against Kejriwal, not against the Chief Minister of Delhi. Hence, Kejriwal […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Cabinet Nod For Swachh Bharat Phase-II

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet has approved Phase II of the Swachh Bharat Mission (Grameen) till 2024-25 to focus on Open Defecation Free Plus (ODF Plus), which includes ODF sustainability and Solid and Liquid Waste Management (SLWM). The programme will also work towards ensuring that no one is left behind and everyone uses a toilet, […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021