Hyderabad: Ride bikes and monitor potholes, officials told

The Mayor said the zonal and deputy commissioners should take action on a war footing to ensure that the property tax collection in circles is higher than last year’s collection. 

published on : 28th November 2021

Student strength takes a hit after Ariyalur school fails to walk the talk on improving infrastructure

After the school reopened, the parents were disappointed on finding that no development was made. Irked by this, many parents have started shifting their children to private schools.

published on : 20th November 2021

Government spending Rs 444 crores a year on school toilets: Andhra Education Minister

A helper is appointed for every 300 students, and Rs 6,000 is being paid per month to each sanitation helper, besides supplying chemical kits for cleaning the toilets, Minister Audimulapu Suresh said

published on : 9th November 2021

Chennai to get ‘smart toilets’ with Wi-Fi and potable water

As part of the Singara Chennai 2.0 initiative, the city corporation is set to build modern public toilets in 62 locations across the city.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Two cafes under 'Loocafe' project to debut in Chennai by September-end

After delay of over a year, two cafes of the much-hyped ‘Loocafé’ project are all set to open in Chennai by this month end.

published on : 5th September 2021

Conduct survey of toilets in Bengaluru: Karnataka HC tells Legal Services Authority

The court directed the member secretary of the KSLSA to submit detailed report within four weeks and furnish the copy of the report to the respondent authorities.

published on : 1st September 2021

30 years on, this Narikuravar hamlet still lacks toilets

Lack of toilets leaves women and children here vulnerable to sexual exploitation by men from nearby villages.

published on : 31st August 2021

Notice to govts as PIL in HC seeks separate toilets for transgenders

The counsel for the authorities sought time to seek instructions and file their replies after which the court listed the matter for further hearing on September 13. 

published on : 27th July 2021

Plea in Delhi HC seeks separate toilets for transgenders, court asks government to reply

The court issued notices and sought responses of the Centre, Delhi government and the city's civic bodies on the petition which said that absence of gender-neutral toilets goes against SC directions.

published on : 26th July 2021

Finding clean toilets no longer a herculean task, thanks to Hyderabad-based innovator

Though it is an undeniable fact that the Hyderabad metropolitan area does have a good number of public toilets, women still refrain from using them due to the lack of maintenance.

published on : 25th July 2021

Toilets look ‘Swachh’ on paper, but dirty deals keep open defecation rampant near Chennai

In many villages, toilets built under Swachh Bharat scheme are unusable

published on : 19th July 2021

Bio-toilets in Southern Railway coaches to be upgraded

The upgrade involves attaching vacuum flush to the bio-toilets which will reduce water usage, enhance cleanliness and reduce odour.

published on : 29th June 2021

Filthy loos, an anathema for city residents

Surrounded by heaps of stinking garbage, city’s public toilets lie in a pathetic condition; GHMC claims agencies not coming forward to take up maintenance work

published on : 17th April 2021

Vijayawada: Three-day workshop on toilet maintenance in schools

Commissioner of School Education Vaderuvu Chinna Veerabhadrudu said that government schools across the State are getting a facelift under Nadu-Nedu scheme being implemented by the State government.

published on : 23rd March 2021

Soon, separate toilets for women cops in Ludhiana

Often, on duty, the women personnel either had to rush to the nearest public toilet or request a senior officer to allow them to use their lavatories. This occupational hazard comes to an end.

published on : 27th November 2018
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