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Dirty school toilets keep girls away, bring infection

While the absence of rest rooms in schools forces a number of girls to drop out, the schools and colleges with such facilities fail to maintain them properly.

published on : 12th February 2018

No water, electricity in Delhi community toilets; CM Arvind Kejriwal seeks report

The report will have videos of all community toilets with details of cleanliness, availability of water and electricity among others, according to an official statement. 

published on : 10th February 2018

Norwegian ex-junkies build women's toilet in Mumbai

A swank new ladies toilet complex, built by a group of Norwegian ex-junkies and former convicts, became operational near Mumbai Central station.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Karnataka to get pink toilets for women, kids

It is yet to be decided if this project is to be started on a pilot basis in B’luru or a phased manner across state

published on : 23rd January 2018

Women cry foul over lack of toilets in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur

The local women said that they are scared of going out to relieve themselves due to lack of toilets in the village.

published on : 20th January 2018

TNIE EXCLUSIVE | Tamil Nadu village Sarvarajanpettai: Toilet, yes. Water, no. For Dalits, loos still a privilege

Sarvarajanpettai villagers have normalised caste divide so much that women from the BC households and SC households urinate and defecate on different lands.

published on : 10th January 2018

North Delhi Municipal Corporation to assess if public toilets can be opened during night

The North Delhi Municipal Corporation will carry out a feasibility survey to assess if public toilets in its area can be opened during night time, its mayor today said.

published on : 2nd January 2018

IAS officer moots monitoring toilet usage in schools, gets stick

At times even a zeal for a good cause can land a bureaucrat in trouble. His transfer is then seen as the “right solution”.

published on : 31st December 2017

Unique IDs for urban public toilets soon for better upkeep under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Public and community toilets in urban areas will be alloted unique identification numbers that will be displayed at their entrances.

published on : 10th December 2017

Bio-vacuum toilets will keep the stench away in trains

Stinky toilets in trains will soon be flushed away. Starting January 2018, Indian Railways will roll out first 100 coaches with bio-vacuum toilets like the ones in passenger airplanes.

published on : 4th December 2017

Bengaluru: Loo and behold! Kalahalli toilets have no doors

Over 1,000 families in Kalahalli area, located near Halasuru, suffer daily when they are forced to use the doorless, dilapidated public toilets in their area.

published on : 4th December 2017

One percent of playgrounds, three percent of parks have drinking water facility in Bengaluru

Janaagraha survey reveals only 1 per cent of playgrounds and 3 per cent of parks have drinking water facility; 70 per cent of playgrounds are littered with garbage

published on : 2nd December 2017

Raipur diaries: Hotels to let non-customers use toilets, ban on firecrackers, spiritual guru Jaggi Vasudev on 'Save Water' mission

It seems the civic authorities in Raipur will do whatever it takes to make sure the city figures among the top ranks in the next cleanliness survey.

published on : 1st December 2017

Just like citizens, public toilets to have unique IDs

Just like all citizens have a unique ID, every public and community toilet in the country will have one too.

published on : 23rd November 2017

Funds used for Swachh promotion could have been used for building toilets: Shiv Sena

The funds for the Prime Minister's pet project could have been used for building at least 2,000 toilets in Maharashtra.

published on : 22nd November 2017
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