Sulabh founder receives French honour

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Environmentalist Bindeshwar Pathak, founder of the famed Sulabh project that provides basic and affordable toilet access to India's poor, has been presented with the "Legend of Planet" award in Paris. The award was presented to Pathak by the Vice-President of the French Senate, Chantal Jourdan, at Palais du Luxembourg last night. Pathak is known around… Read more »

Sulabh founder Pathak receives French award

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London, Jun 4 (PTI) Environmentalist Bindeshwar Pathak, founder of the famed Sulabh project that provides basic and affordable toilet access to India's poor, has been presented with the "Legend of Planet" award in Paris. The award was presented to Pathak by the Vice-President of the French Senate, Chantal Jourdan, at Palais du Luxembourg last night.

French Senate honours Sulabh founder with ‘Legend of Planet’ award

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Paris, June 4 (IANS) Ahead of World Environment Day, the French Senate has honoured Indian social reformer and Sulabh movement founder Bindeshwar Pathak with the ‘Legend of Planet’ award for bringing about a toilet revolution in his country and for liberating manual scavenges from the inhuman practice. Senate vice president Chantal Jourdan decorated Pathak and… Read more »

Sulabh founder Bindeshwar Pathak receives French award

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Pathak is known around the world for his wide-ranging work in the field of sanitation to improve public health, advance social progress and improve human rights in India and around the world. Environmentalist Bindeshwar Pathak, founder of the famed Sulabh project that provides basic and affordable toilet access to India's poor, has been presented with… Read more »

Sulabh founder Pathak receives French award

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Environmentalist Bindeshwar Pathak, founder of the famed Sulabh project that provides basic and affordable toilet access to India's poor, has been presented with the "Legend of Planet" award in Paris. The award was presented to Pathak by the Vice-President of the French Senate, Chantal Jourdan, at Palais du Luxembourg last night. Pathak is known around… Read more »

बिन्देश्वर को फ्रांस ने दिया लीजेंड ऑफ प्लानेट

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प्रख्यात समाज सुधारक और सुलभ इंटरनेशनल सोशल आर्गनाइजेशन के प्रणेता बिन्देंश्वर पाठक को पर्यावरण क्षेत्र में उल्लेखनीय योगदान के लिये फ्रांस के प्रख्यात लीजेंड ऑफ प्लानेट पुरस्कार से नवाजा गया है। पद्म भूषण डॉ. पाठक को यह पुरस्कार फ्रेंचसीनेट (फ्रांस की पार्लियामेंट) की वाइस प्रेसीडेंट चंटल जौरडेन ने प्रकांस की सीनेट के प्रेसीडेंट जीन पीरे… Read more »

सुलभ के संस्थापक बिंदेश्वर पाठक को फ्रांसीसी पुरस्कार

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पर्यावरणविद और सुलभ इंटरनेशनल के संस्थापक बिंदेश्वर पाठक को पेरिस में ‘लीजेंड ऑफ प्लैनेट’ पुरस्कार से सम्मानित किया गया है. फ्रांसीसी सीनेट के उपाध्यक्ष चैंटल जॉर्डन ने सोमवार 3 जून को ‘पैलेस दु लक्ज़मबर्ग’ में पाठक को पुरस्कार प्रदान किया. शौच और साफ-सफाई के क्षेत्र में व्यापक स्तर पर काम करने के लिए मशहूर पाठक… Read more »

Legend of Planet Honour

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Vice President of the French Senate Ms. Chantal Jourdan decorated Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak Legend of Planet honour in an exceptional private reception hosted by President of the French Senate (French Parliament) Mr. Jean Pierre Bel at Palais du Luxembourg on June 03, 2013

Travel Picks: Top 10 quirky museums around the world

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(Reuters) – Hear the word museum and odds are you conjure up an image of portrait halls and sculpture gardens – the traditional home of traditional art. However, the world is a huge, creative and even quirky place. So to satisfy those offbeat tastes online travel adviser Cheapflights.com (www.cheapflights.com) has come up with its Top… Read more »