Swachh Survekshan
Jharkhand  /  Published 29.11.20

Dhanbad officials on clean city mission

Officials of Dhanbad Municipal Corporation are conducting surveys of hospitals, government offices, resident associations, muhallas, hotels and market associations in the run up to to the Swachh Surve...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.11.20

Dhanbad dresses up for Swachh rankings

“We are also carrying out other welfare work as part of the preparation for Swachh Survekshan as a result of which we have installed an automatic sanitary pad vending machine at PMCH for patient...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 22.08.20

Bihar: battle of 'dirty' cities

A day after the Centre announced the results of its annual cleanliness survey (Swachh Survekshan), the Opposition raised a stink over the dismal performance of the cities in Bihar in a bid to corner c...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 22.08.20

Srinagar: swach puzzle

Some are bristling at the Srinagar administration’s preening over the city’s dramatic rise up the cleanliness rankings. Some are wondering if the yearlong lockdown held the key, sarcastic...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.08.20

Swachh survey: mixed bag

It was a mixed bag for Jharkhand at Swachh Survekshan 2020, the pan-India cleanliness survey, whose results were announced on Thursday by Union housing and urban affairs minister Hardeep Singh Puri in...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


India  /  Published 21.08.20

Indore cleanest tag for 4th year

Indore was adjudged India’s cleanest city for a fourth straight year while Surat and Navi Mumbai grabbed the second and third positions, respectively, as the Centre announced the results of its ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.06.19

Jamshedpur gears up for clean drive

Littering in residential areas of the steel city will invite fines from mid-June, Jamshedpur Notified Area Committee (JNAC) decided on Wednesday. The move comes eight months after the civic body intro...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.01.20

Dirty picture before swachh test

Overflowing drains, streets littered with trash and puddles of stagnant water on roads across 26 wards of Dhanbad Municipal Corporation (DMC) are likely to have an adverse impact on the district’s r...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 17.03.19

Think tank punches holes in Swachh survey

The recently released annual survey report on the Swachh Bharat mission, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet project, paints an “over-exaggerated” picture of its success and is riddled with “an...
By Jayanta Basu in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 26.05.20

Apocalypse now

Sir — Following pestilence and floods — parts of Bengal and Assam have been submerged since Cyclone Amphan struck — infestation has now arrived in India to exacerbate the apocalyptic conditions....
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