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Saturday, 15-December-2018

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THERE’S MUCH MORE TO SULABH THAN TOILETS: ANIL KUMAR RAI

2 weeks ago
“Dr Bindeshwar Pathak is doing a great job through Sulabh International. I have been familiar with him and his work for a long time. His work around the world is as unique as him,” said Professor Anil Kumar Rai, newly-appointed vice chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi Central University, Motihari on November 17, 2018, whilst his address to the gathering on his visit to Sulabh Gram. Professor Rai was welcomed in traditional manner with shawl and was gifted books as a congratulation and a warm welcome to his new post. The gathering was briefed of his profile and his works and achievements. After the welcome, the...
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DR BINDESHWAR PATHAK HONOURED WITH D. LITT

2 weeks ago
It was a proud moment for Dr Bindeshwar Pathak as he has been conferred upon with the Honorary Doctor of Literature (D.Litt) degree. The award was presented to Dr Pathak by Governor of Bihar Lalji Tandon at a convocation ceremony held at Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sanskrit University in Darbhanga.  Dr Bindeshwar Pathak is a great humanist and social reformer of contemporary India. To the weaker sections of society, especially, he is the compassionate face of a paternal redeemer. He has the vision of a philosopher and the undying zeal of a missionary. He is the icon of sanitation and social reform who has made a...
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HARYANA GIRL WINS MISS DEAF ASIA CROWN

6 weeks ago
Haryana girl Nishtha Dudeja has proved that disability cannot come in the way of success. She has won the Miss Deaf Asia 2018 title at an international pageant held in Prague recently. Nishtha, who is the first Indian to have won any title at the Miss Deaf World Pageant, said that she faced tough competition from contestants from China, Thailand, Taiwan, Israel, Czech Republic, Belarus, Mexico, South Africa and other countries at the 18th edition of Miss and Mister Deaf World -Europe -Asia Beauty Pageant 2018 held recently at Prague, Czech Republic. The beauty from Haryana’s industrial city of Panipat, around 8...
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ART STUDENTS MAKE HAY AT THE PUJA PANDALS

7 weeks ago
A quiet curtain has been drawn on the fun, frolick and festivity called The Durga Pujas. Kumartuli in North Kolkata, the hub of master iconographers, has expectedly gone in hibernation for a very brief while before the buzz of activity is back, prior to Deepavali. What is quite interesting is that there has been a new pluck of artists who have really made hay while the sun shone. They made the best of their available talent, working almost 24X7 to finish their latest ‘assignment’ – decoration of the pandals they had been assigned with. Their design, their artifact, their intricate craftsmanship literally drew h...
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DR PATHAK CONFERRED UPON WITH ‘LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD’

9 weeks ago
Founder of Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reform Movement, Dr Bindeshwar Pathak was felicitated with the “Lifetime Achievement Award 2018” by the Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Government of India, Dr Suresh P Prabhu, the Chief Guest at the Annual Session of the PHD Chamber of Science and Commerce held on 28th September, 2018, at Dr Ambedkar International Centre, New Delhi. Dr Pathak was selected by an esteemed external Jury for being an active social reformer, prolific writer and speaker. The Jury recognised Dr Pathak’s work for the improvement of sanitation and production o...
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PM MODI RECEIVES ‘CHAMPIONS OF THE EARTH AWARD’

9 weeks ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi courted global fame when the United Nation Secretary General Antonio Guterres presented him its highest environmental honour ‘Champions of The Earth Award’ at a special ceremony. PM Modi has got this award jointly with Emmanuel Macron, the president of France. The award was announced on September 26 on the sidelines of 73rd UN General Assembly in New York. The UN chief praised PM Modi, saying, “We are recognising a statesman who embodies true leadership.”  “In PM Narendra Modi, we have a leader who realises the issue of climate change and understands the bene...
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LEGEND AWARD TO THE ‘FATHER OF SANITATION’

9 weeks ago
Dr Bindeshwar Pathak, the “Father of Sulabh Sanitation Movement”, is a true Living Legend who is widely recognised in India and abroad for dedicating his life to build nationwide sanitation movement spanning five decades. He has worked tirelessly for human rights of manual scavengers who clean dry latrines, come from the lowest stratum of India’s caste-based system and are mostly women. Fiinovation conferred “The Legend Award” upon Dr Bindeshwar Pathak, Founder, Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reform Movement, at its 10th Foundation Day celebration at Hotel Hyatt Regency, New Delhi, in recogniti...
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568-KG LADDU TO MARK THE BIG DAY

11 weeks ago
For the first time in India it so happened that a prime minister utilised his stature to make his countrymen realise a valuable lesson – to develop a healthy habit of cleanliness and fulfill the dream of a ‘Swachh Bharat’ (clean India) that our father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi, our beloved Bapu, saw. The prime minister not only spoke big words but actually took it upon himself to begin a drive of swachhata. He picked up a broom on the Mahatma’s 145th birth anniversary on October 2, 2014, swept streets, encouraged the nation to join hands with him in the cleanliness drive, and thus began the &lsq...
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‘JEEVAN GAURAV SAMMAN’ TO DR BINDESHWAR PATHAK

14 weeks ago
Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, celebrates its 60th Foundation Day on 23rd August 2018. On the occasion, Vice Chancellor of the University, Professor BA Chopade honoured Dr Bindeshwar Pathak, Founder, Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reform Movement, with the “Jeevan Gaurav Samman” and felicitated him with a memento, citation and shawl in recognition of his contribution towards the society. Haribhau Bagade, Current Speaker of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly and leader of Bharatiya Janata Party, presented the samman to Dr Pathak and other awardees. The university felicitates those e...
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DR PATHAK NARRATES A TALE OF SOCIAL CHANGE

15 weeks ago
Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces, the President-elect of the United Nations General Assembly, is on a tour to India. She met Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, on August 11. She said that she had a successful meeting with PM Modi in New Delhi where the two agreed on the importance of improving the efficiency of the world body. The Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India, organised a welcome meeting in honour of the President-elect of UN General Assembly at Dilli Haat, INA, New Delhi, where, apart from other people, she met the representatives of different NGOs working in India. Maria Fernanda interacted wit...
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SULABH HONEST MAN OF THE YEAR AWARD 1997

16 weeks ago
The people should have the right to know as to what all is going on at all levels in the government… Time has come to take steps to check falling standards of values and bring about moral reawakening in the country” A poet, a writer, a leader, an enlightened mind and a compassionate being – many adjectives fit perfect when one starts describing former prime minister of India late Atal Bihari Vajpayee. One such praiseworthy adjective for this stalwart was added to the queue by Sulabh International Social Service Organisation way back in 1998. And that was ‘Honest’. It was a fine Thursday...
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HOPE AS A MOVEMENT

17 weeks ago
There was a boy who was diagnosed HIV positive, as soon as the people of his village came to know about it, they stopped meeting him and talking to him. Even his own mother left him unattended. It is because people have this misconception about diseases like AIDS and Hepatitis that even touching the patient, you will be infected.  The boy ran away from his home and came to Delhi. After a lot of struggle to survive in a new place, without money and dogged by the disease, one day he saw a hoarding of an NGO which was working for patients who have been diagnosed HIV positive or Hepatitis B or C. Well, he somehow managed...