Bindeshwar Pathak: GK, Current Affairs, Questions, Trivia and News

Sulabh International launchs India’s first sewer cleaning machine to put an end to unsafe manual scavenging

The Sulabh International has launched India’s first sewer cleaning machine to put an end to the unsafe manual scavenging and to reduce sewer deaths. The machine will do away with 99% of manual scavenging in the country. With the help of sewer cleaning machine, a safai karamchari” (manual cleaner) won’t have to enter the sewers. ..

Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention concluded in New Delhi

The Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention (MGISC) has recently concluded in New Delhi on October 2. The purpose of the 4–day event was to share sanitation success stories and lessons from the participating countries. In it, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres addressed the convention. MGISC is organised by the Ministry ..

Bindeshwar Pathak honoured with Japan’s prestigious Nikkei Asia Prize under ‘Culture and Community’ category

Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, the noted social reformer and founder of Sulabh International, has been honoured with Japan’s prestigious Nikkei Asia Prize for his significant work in tackling poor hygiene and discrimination. The award was given under ‘Culture and Community’ category at the 23rd Nikkei Asia Prize in Tokyo on June 13, 2018. He received the ..

Bindeshwar Pathak honoured with 2018 Nikkei Asia Prize in Japan

Dr Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of Sulabh International, has been honoured with the 2018 Nikkei Asia Prize in Japan for his contribution to Asia’s development. Pathak is among the three who have been conferred with the award. Others are Ma Jun (China) & Professor Nguyen Thanh Liem (Vietnam). Nikkei Inc., one of the largest media ..

Bindeshwar Pathak bestowed with 2017 Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management

Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak has been bestowed with the 18th edition of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management for year 2017 by the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan on October 10, 2017. Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak is the founder of Sulabh International and has developed ..

News Today News Today : Awards November12-17, 2009

November 12, 2009: K R Narayanan award : N Ram of HinduN Ram, Editor-in-Chief, The HINDU newspaper will get this year’s K R Narayanan award. November 12, 2009: Pravasi Ratna Award: M A Yousaf AliPravasi ratna award will go to M A Yousaf Ali. He is a prominent NRI businessman.Both the K R Narayanan award ..

News Today News Today : Awards September October 2009

October 9, 2009: Jamnalal Bajaj Awards 2009:The Jamnalal Bajaj awards which are given by Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation every year, were declared recently.Read Here October 2, 2009: Dhoni declared ICC ODI Cricketer of the YearMahendra Singh Dhoni has been named “One day International (ODI) Player of the Year” for the second time in a row. Click ..

Archive : Awards

December 31, 2009: Assam Valley literary award, 2009 : Imran ShahDecember 30, 2009: National Environmental Science Academy -Scientist of the Year Award :Dr Riaz AhmadDecember 30, 2009: Lokmanya Tilak Journalist Award 2009: N RamDecember 24, 2009 : Sahitya Akademi Award : Dr Dhruvajyoti BoraDecember 22, 2009: FIFA World Player of the Year award : Lionel ..