Alcohol ban: Total prohibition decision dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, says Nitish Kumar

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Ban on alcohol in Bihar is “dedicated” to Mahatma Gandhi as the state is observing the centenary of his Champaran Satyagraha, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar… By: PTI | Darbhanga | Updated: May 4, 2016 7:33 PM Ban on alcohol in Bihar is “dedicated” to Mahatma Gandhi as the state is observing the centenary of his… Read more »

Prohibition dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi: Nitish – PTI

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Darbhanga, May 4 (PTI) Ban on alcohol in Bihar is “dedicated” to Mahatma Gandhi as the state is observing the centenary of his Champaran Satyagraha, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said today and asserted that prohibition “would not be withdrawn at any cost”. “Either I will be there or liquor. Prohibition would not be withdrawn at… Read more »

Total prohibition decision dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi: Nitish

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Press Trust of India  |  Darbhanga May 4, 2016 Last Updated at 18:48 IST Ban on alcohol in Bihar is “dedicated” to Mahatma Gandhias the state is observing the centenary of his Champaran Satyagraha, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said today and asserted that prohibition “would not be withdrawn at any cost”. “Either I will be there… Read more »

New-age toilets to flush out old loos – The Telegraph

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Sandeep Mishra Wednesday , May 4 , 2016 Bhubaneswar, May 3: The state housing and urban development department has decided to install 6,000 hybrid toilet complexes across nine cities in the state in the next one year. The hybrid toilet is unique as they need only 300ml of water to flush out slush as compared… Read more »

बीएचयू में बिंदेश्वर पाठक चेयर का प्रस्ताव

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सुलभ इंटरनेशनल के संस्थापक ने बताया, समाज की समस्याओं पर अध्ययन और शोध पर रहेगा जोर बीएचयू में बिंदेश्वर पाठक चेयर का प्रस्ताव वाराणसी वरिष्ठ संवाददाता / हिन्दुस्तान / 29 अप्रैल 2016 बीएचयू में बिंदेश्वर पाठक चेयर स्थापित करने और एमए इन एक्शन सोशियोलॉजी कोर्स चलाने का प्रस्ताव सुलभ इंटरनेशनल ने बीएचयू को दिया है।… Read more »

Spearheading cleanliness, Sulabh has raised status of untouchables

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April 25, 2016 STANFORD, CA: The Sulabh Shauchalaya technology initiated in 1970 is now close to fulfilling Mahatma Gandhi’s dream of eliminating manual cleaning of human excreta and improving the sewage system in India. This was explained to a select audience here by visiting Founder of Sulabh Sanitation Movement, Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak. Dr. Pathak was… Read more »

BHU to have Bindeshwar Pathak Chair – Business Standard

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Press Trust of India  |  Varanasi April 28, 2016 Dean of BHU’s Social Science department Manjeet Chaturvedi today said a “Dr Bindeshwar Pathak Chair” would be introduced in the varsity A Post Graduate course for “Action Sociology” would be soon be introduced under the “Dr Bindeshwar Pathak Chair” to provide education in the field of Sanitation,… Read more »

BHU to have Bindeshwar Pathak Chair? – PTI

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Varanasi, Apr 28 (PTI) Dean of BHU’s Social Science department Manjeet Chaturvedi today said a “Dr Bindeshwar Pathak Chair” would be introduced in the varsity A Post Graduate course for “Action Sociology” would be soon be introduced under the “Dr Bindeshwar Pathak Chair” to provide education in the field of Sanitation, Social reforms and other… Read more »

World Health Day celebration – prokerala.com

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Thu, Apr 7 2016 14:00 IST New Delhi: Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare JP Nadda, Union MoS for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Department of Atomic Energy, Department of Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh and WHO representative to India Dr Henk Bekedam during a programme… Read more »

Breaking Taboo, Hindu Widows Celebrate Festival of Colors – The New York Times

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By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MARCH 21, 2016 VRINDAVAN, India — Aruna Samaddar threw fistfuls of colored powder into the air. Blue and red and green, the cheerful colors settled on her white sari and all over other women nearby. In most of India, widows like Samaddar have no place in this joyful celebration of Holi, the Hindu festival… Read more »