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HYDERABAD, Monday, November 17, 2014

Slum-dwellers raise a stink about garbage dumping

Banjara Basti residents take out rally against callousness of residents of upmarket colonies. The protestors went around raising slogans and holding banners trying to create awareness. They decided to explain the issue to some residents while for some they decided to convey their anger by dumping garbage. »
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VIJAYAWADA, Tuesday, November 4, 2014

VMC spends Rs. 84 cr. per annum on garbage lifting

City Mayor Koneru Sridhar on Monday said that the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) was spending Rs. 84 crore per annum on lifting garbage and ensuring cleanliness in the city. However, it was... »
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Friday, October 17, 2014

Turning human waste into clean energy

They call them “flying toilets” — the bags of human poo that are thrown out of the windows of the thousands of small shacks that make up Nairobi’s slums. The largest of Nairobi’s informal se... »
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