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The 21 PSBs have about 1.25 lakh branches and the six state-owned insurance companies have presence across the country.
Posted: January 2, 2018, 1:53 pm
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Posted: December 7, 2017, 12:45 pm
Manoj Sinha exhorted the postal employees to continue reorienting themselves with technological changes and disruptions in order to bring innovative offerings to consumers.
Posted: October 9, 2017, 7:44 pm
UP was followed by Rajasthan, which constructed 2,54,953 toilets, and Karnataka, which got 2,41,708 toilets built in the same period, it said.
Posted: October 3, 2017, 2:45 pm
In three years of Swachh Bharat, rural sanitation coverage has increased to 69% from 39%, more than 230-million people in villages have stopped defecating in the open.
Posted: October 2, 2017, 6:52 pm
He said that by 2022, when the country will celebrate 75 years of Independence, the target would be removing all social ills and poverty.
Posted: October 2, 2017, 4:23 pm
"Cleanliness is a multi-stakeholder national movement and not just the responsibility of the sanitation personnel and government departments," the president said.
Posted: October 2, 2017, 4:15 pm
Swachh Bharat Mission was launched in 2014. It emphasised on active participation by people, broom was made as an instrument to kickstart the swachh mission campaign.
Posted: October 2, 2017, 5:24 am
Among the winners is a Delhi-based Facebook citizen group -- 'My Delhi Keep It Clean' -- which is being awarded for promoting efforts to clean public places.
Posted: October 1, 2017, 7:32 pm
October 2 is also celebrated as the International Day of Non-Violence. On June 15, 2007, the United Nations General Assembly had voted for this.
Posted: October 1, 2017, 4:41 pm
President Ram Nath Kovind hails Amitabh Bachchan for his role towards making India open defecation-free
"We keep watching the advertisements of famous actor Amitabh Bachchanji on TV. There are two-three of such ads -- one of the concepts being 'Darwaja band to bimari band'.
Posted: October 1, 2017, 1:57 pm
"Now we have a double responsibility at hand. We have to encourage people to use the record number of toilets created in the last two years," Fadnavis said.
Posted: October 1, 2017, 1:47 pm
Officials admit that the other big challenge for Swachh Bharat in rural areas is managing liquid waste, which pollutes natural water bodies.
Posted: October 1, 2017, 6:28 am
Some villagers blame bad construction of toilets, which are already in a dilapidated condition, and others blame old habits.
Posted: October 1, 2017, 6:14 am