सुलभ को विदेश में सम्मान गर्व की बात

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By Jagran Publish Date:Wed, 24 May 2017 जम्मू : सुलभ इंटरनेशनल के संस्थापक डॉ. बिंदेश्वर पाठक को व‌र्ल्ड बुक ऑफ रिकॉर्ड, इंग्लैंड द्वारा सम्मानित करने का स्वागत करते हुए जम्मू-कश्मीर सुलभ इंटरनेशनल ने सभी को बधाई दी। उन्होंने कहा कि यह सम्मान वास्तव में हर उस व्यक्ति के लिए है, जिसने समाज को साफ-सुथरा बनाने में… Read more »

Building a life beyond manual scavenging

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By Elsa Mathews Skills-based training has enabled women manual scavengers to take up alternate sources of livelihood, like working as a beautician, and has helped them gain respect in society. (Credit: Elsa Mathews\WFS) Women registered at the Sulabh training centre, Nai Disha, are taught various vocational skills like food processing, tailoring and beauty care apart… Read more »

MLA lays foundation stone of Sulabh Shauchalaya

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MLA Jammu East Rajesh Gupta on Wednesday laid foundation stone of Sulabh Shauchalaya complex here at Vivekananda chowk. According to press release, he was accompanied by the Commissioner Jammu Municipal Corporation Kiran Wattal and Chairman Sulabh International A.K. Singh besides Xen’s Arvind and Paramjeet Singh. Endorsing the initiative undertaken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to… Read more »

Widows of Vrindavan still search for that place called Home

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Financial independence can truly be life changing. This is a reality that nearly 800 widows living in Vrindavan, a temple town in Uttar Pradesh, are realising today as they find themselves being assiduously wooed by the sons and daughters-in-laws, who had once turned them out of their own homes, to return. Behind this remarkable change of heart is the… Read more »

Lack of toilets puts India’s health and rural women’s safety at risk

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In the village where two girls were gang-raped and hanged earlier this year, toilets may help protect women and health In the evening gloom of their dirt courtyard, Raj Beti and her six daughters are growing desperate. They last answered nature's call 13 hours ago, but it's not yet dark enough to venture into the… Read more »