Raksha bandhan: PM Modi to get rakhis from widows

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oneindia.com / August 27, 2015 Lucknow, Aug 27: Ageing widows of Vrindavan and Varanasi have designed around 1,000 special rakhis for Prime Minster Narendra Modi and will send it to him on the occasion of raksha bandhan on August 29. The elderly women living in Meerasahabhagini Ashram in Vrindavan have made rakhis displaying pictures of Modi and… Read more »

Ageing Widows To Send Rakhis For PM Modi On Raksha Bandhan

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Press Trust Of India | Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) | Updated: August 27, 2015 8:26 pm Ageing widows of Vrindavan and Varanasi have designed around 1,000 special rakhis for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and will send it to him on the occasion of raksha bandhan on August 29. The elderly women living in Meerasahabhagini Ashram in Vrindavan have made rakhis displaying pictures… Read more »

Sulabh founder bats for improved sanitation

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Press Trust of India  |  Kurukshetra August 27, 2015 Last Updated at 19:48 IST Peace is not just absence of violence, but also justice, security and sanitation, Sulabh International founder and social worker Bindeshwar Pathak said here today. Pathak also emphasised on “emancipation of those who occupy the lowest rung of the caste hierarchy,” while accepting… Read more »

Acceptance Speech – Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak for “GOYAL PEACE PRIZE” by Kurukshetra University – 27 August, 2015

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Peace is not just absence of Violence, but also Justice, Security, Sanitation   The Goyal Peace Prize by an educational institute of excellence like Kurukshetra University is a great honour, and I am immensely grateful to this University, its Award Committee and its Convenor Professor Rajnesh K. Sharma for this honour. I think I have been… Read more »

INDIA-ENVIROMENT-WATER

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Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of Indian sanitation charity Sulabh International, fills up bottles with purified water at a bottling plant set up by the Sulabh Safe Drinking Water Project in Madhusudankati village, some 60 km east of Kolkata, on August 22, 2015 . Charity workers have teamed up with an impoverished village in eastern India… Read more »

Meet the ‘toilet man of India’

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By Showkat Shafi | Al Jazeera | 21 August 2015 Yahoo!News MAKTOOB   According to the UN, around 595 million people, or nearly half of India’s population, defecates in the open. In his first Independence Day address on August 15, 2014, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the building of toilets in rural India, one of his government’s major… Read more »