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Children eking out a living from waste get help
Ranjani Raghavan | The Indian Express| 28 December 2009
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Deonar Dumping ground fire: For them, rummaging through smouldering yard not an option but source of livelihood
Sadaf Modak | The Indian Express | 3 February, 2016
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Disposable pads, disposable lives
Bindu Mohanty | The Earth and Us
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Fixing Mumbai: Electricity from waste
Aniruddha Pandit | The Hindu | 6 MARCH,, 2016
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For Clean India to work, country needs to solve its waste disposal problem
Shibaji Roychoudary | Scroll.in | 1 November, 2014
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From waste to energy: NDMC doing its bit towards easing power woes
TwoCircles | 15 June, 2015
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Garbage mounds spreading urban eyesores
The Times of India | 5 June, 2014
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Gone to waste: How India is drowning in garbage
Poulomi Banerjee | Hindustan Times | 9 February, 2016
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How ‘3 Idiots’ Destroyed Ladhak
Ariel Sophia Bardi | Buzzfeed | 22 November, 2016
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How a Mumbai society cracked the zero waste model
Ashwini Priolker | NDTV | 11 April, 2016
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How this waste collector in Bengaluru is making entrepreneurs out of ragpickers
Shreya Pareek | The Better India | 19 February, 2015
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Kicking up a stink
Soma Basu | Down to Earth| 31 May, 2013
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Lack of data hits waste management: Experts at green conclave
The Hindu | 10 May, 2016
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Messing Around With Waste
Poornima Chikarmane and Anjor Bhaskar | Infochange India | August 2013
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New Eco Warriors
Geeta Seshu | Boloji | 3 July, 2002
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Ragpickers services will be recognized by Government to give National Award
The Hindu | 3 July, 2015
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‘Shah Rukh won’t shake my hands, see how they smell’: The stench of despair from Mumbai’s underbelly
Smruti Koppikar | Scroll.in | 11 February, 2017
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Smart cities also need garbage disposal facilities, says HC
Shibu Thomas | The Times of India | 22 September, 2015
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Solid Waste Management in Mumbai – Booklet
Bejoy Davis | The Bombay Community Public Trust
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Solid Waste Management Rules 2016
MOEF | 2016
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: What about the manual scavengers?
Parth MN | DNA | 29 July, 201
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Swacch Bharat Mission failing due to lack of credible data: CSE
Two Circles | 6 October, 2016
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Two Years of Swacch Bharat Abhiyan
Durgesh | Raiot | 27 October, 2016
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Vilappilsala: Resolute Villagers Say NO to Dumping Urban Waste in their Waterbody
India Resists | 12 October, 2012
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Waste In Fort Kochi is Taking Away Fishermen’s Livelihood
Azmia Riaz | India Resists | 18 July, 2016
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Why are fires breaking out in Mumbai’s garbage dumping grounds?
Aarefa Johari | Scroll.in | 18 May, 2015
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Why Mysore beat Chandigarh as India’s cleanest city
Manu Moudgil | TwoCircles | 11 March, 2016
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World Bank Funded Slum Sanitation Programme in Mumbai
Amita Bhide and RN Sharma | EPW | 23 April, 2005
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Caste factor in waste disposal
The Hindu | 11 February, 2013
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Dadarao Patekar: Fighting for the rights of Mumbai’s Safai Karamcharis
Shiva Thorat | TwoCircles | 19 August, 2016
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: What about the manual scavengers?
Parth MN | DNA | 29 July, 201
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The disgusting stench of Incredible India
Nupur Sonar | Tehelka | 2 February, 2012
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Dalits demand to end manual scavenging
Bhim Jayanti | 12 April, 2016
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Disposable pads, disposable lives
Bindu Mohanty | The Earth and Us
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Tribunal asks BMC to give permanent status to 2,700 conservancy workers Shalini Nair | The Indian Express | 25 November, 2014
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Two Years of Swacch Bharat Abhiyan
Durgesh | Raiot | 27 October, 2016
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Washing off this stain will need more
Agrima Bhasin | The Hindu | 3 October, 2012
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The Railways in Denial
Agrima Bhasin | Infochange India | February 2013
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Coca-Cola is in troubled waters (again) for a factory it was forced to shut down 12 years ago
Anand Kumar | Scroll.in | 21 July, 2016
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Kodaikanal mercury poisoning: HUL settles with former workers, but there’s much left to do
Aaron Pereira | The Indian Express | 9 March, 2016
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President to open N-waste management unit in Kalpakkam
TwoCircles | 14 November, 2013
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10 Steps to Ending Open Defecation by 2030
Katherine Purvis| The Guardian | 24 November, 2015
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A different protest by girl students for construction of toilets
Imran Khan | TwoCircles | 2 October, 2016
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All trains to have bio-toilets by 2019: Official
TwoCircles | 6 June, 2016
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Central Railway plans pay-&-use toilets at stations
Neha Kulkarni | The Indian Express |7 June, 2016
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In Mumbai, a campaign against restroom injustice
Jim Yardley | The New York Times | 14 June, 2012
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Locate toilets, ticket counters at Mumbai railway stations using app
Prajakta Chavan | Hindustan Times | 6 February, 2017
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Making Delhi free of open defecation: DUSIB proposes mobile toilets at 165 locations in capital
The Indian Express
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A graveyard goes silent
Avinash Nair | The Indian Express | 18 October, 2015
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At Alang shipbreaking yard, worker safety remains a dusty dream
Malini Goyal | The Economic Times | 23 October, 2016
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Caste factor in waste disposal
The Hindu | 11 February, 2013
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Children eking out a living from waste get help
Ranjani Raghavan | The Indian Express| 28 December 2009
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Dadarao Patekar: Fighting for the rights of Mumbai’s Safai Karamcharis
Shiva Thorat | TwoCircles | 19 August, 2016
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Deonar Dumping ground fire: For them, rummaging through smouldering yard not an option but source of livelihood
Sadaf Modak | The Indian Express | 3 February, 2016
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How the Dream of ‘Clean India’ ignores ragpickers who work for little money and no rights
Abhimanyu Singh | Youth Ki Awaaz | 7 March, 2016
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How this waste collector in Bengaluru is making entrepreneurs out of ragpickers
Shreya Pareek | The Better India | 19 February, 2015
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Initiatives that are curbing food waste
Shubhi Tiwari | Post Pickle | 7 May, 2016
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Lack of data hits waste management: Experts at green conclave
The Hindu | 10 May, 2016
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Messing Around With Waste
Poornima Chikarmane and Anjor Bhaskar | Infochange India | August 2013
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People participation needed for better waste management: Javadekar
TwoCircles | 1 May, 2015
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Ragpickers services will be recognized by Government to give National Award
The Hindu | 3 July, 2015
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‘Shah Rukh won’t shake my hands, see how they smell’: The stench of despair from Mumbai’s underbelly
Smruti Koppikar | Scroll.in | 11 February, 2017
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How An Environmental Biotechnologist is Turning Waste Into Wealth
Aashima Dogra | The Wire | 14 January, 2017
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Story of Nayandahalli is the Story of Urban Nomads
Kabir Arora | Waste Narratives
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The Railways in Denial
Agrima Bhasin | Infochange India | February 2013
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The Waghri Community: Urban India’s Invisible Recyclers
Dipti Bapat | The Wire | 30 July, 2016
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Two Years of Swacch Bharat Abhiyan
Durgesh | Raiot | 27 October, 2016
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A different protest by girl students for construction of toilets
Imran Khan | TwoCircles | 2 October, 2016
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A new beginning – Conversations with Uger’s Lakshmi Murthy
Preeti | Kyra | 11 June, 2014
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Disposable pads, disposable lives
Bindu Mohanty | The Earth and Us
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In Mumbai, a campaign against restroom injustice
Jim Yardley | The New York Times | 14 June, 2012
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Kerala activists fight menstrual taboos by mailing napkins to factory where women were strip searched
Aarefa Johari | Scroll.in | 31 December, 2014
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Kicking up a stink
Soma Basu | Down to Earth| 31 May, 2013
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New Eco Warriors
Geeta Seshu | Boloji | 3 July, 2002
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NGO makes sanitary pads from waste cloth for rural women in India
Hansika Subramanian and Dheera Gurnani | DNA | 30 April, 2014
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10 Steps to Ending Open Defecation by 2030
Katherine Purvis| The Guardian | 24 November, 2015
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A different protest by girl students for construction of toilets
Imran Khan | TwoCircles | 2 October, 2016
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All trains to have bio-toilets by 2019: Official
TwoCircles | 6 June, 2016
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Central Railway plans pay-&-use toilets at stations
Neha Kulkarni | The Indian Express |7 June, 2016
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In Mumbai, a campaign against restroom injustice
Jim Yardley | The New York Times | 14 June, 2012
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Locate toilets, ticket counters at Mumbai railway stations using app
Prajakta Chavan | Hindustan Times | 6 February, 2017
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Making Delhi free of open defecation: DUSIB proposes mobile toilets at 165 locations in capital
The Indian Express
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