Paathshala School Mantra: We Must Treat Our Waste Ourselves

These ‘Swachh Warriors’ are the students and the management of ‘Paathshala,’ a school just outside the city of Chennai. The highlight of this place is that they provide the school with dry composting toilets. ...

Help India Clean Up: Join the Cleanathon

All my life I have wondered why our country is so filthy. Piles of plastic bags at every second corner and the stench of stale urine on most public walls. ...

Cleanliness During Illnesses, and in the Neighbourhood

In the fourth and the fifth strand of the Swachhta Curriculum, the campaign looks at informing children about the importance of Cleanliness During Illnesses. ...

Latest Posts

swachh bharat 1

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’ Mission Not implemented Effectively In Karaikal: AIADMK

The opposition AIADMK flayed the Puducherry government for not implementing the ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’ Mission in Karaikal effectively. ...
More 0

Delhi’s Waste Is Responsible For Killing All Aquatic Life In Yamuna River

The 22-km stretch along the national capital has virtually no aquatic life -- thanks to over 20 drains that pour untreated sewage and other waste into the river. ...
More 0
solid waste management 3

Manage Solid Waste The Mahabalipuram Way

Reports suggest the town produces some 6 tons of waste every day, however still it’s in news for all the right reasons. Well that’s because of its innovative and rigorous solid waste management programme. ...
More 0
open defecation free kerala

Kerala To Be First ‘ODF’ State With 1.9 Lakh New Toilets By November

Kerala is gearing up to be declared as the first 'open defecation-free,' among the most populous states in the country with the completion of 1.90 lakh toilets. ...
More 0
swachh india rakhi jharkhand

Brother Gifts Sister Toilet On Raksha Bandhan In Jharkhand

Setting aside a tradition of gifting money, sweets and jewellery to sisters on Raksha Bandhan, this man in Jharkhand gifted a toilet to his sister. ...
More 1