March 28, 2016 12:00 am
India does need these toilets badly. Over half a billion people practice open defecation, the highest number in the world.
December 12, 2015 9:53 am
“Now since teachers and students will use the same toilets, the teachers will ensure that the toilets remain clean,” Aggarwal said.
December 01, 2015 7:37 pm
"The state government has made it compulsory to have toilets at candidates' home to contest elections of local bodies," Fadnavis said after the Cabinet meeting.
November 19, 2015 5:33 pm
However, since 1990, access has improved by 22.8 percentage points, putting India at seventh out of eight countries for improvement in South Asia.
July 08, 2015 4:15 am
The survey of toilets is a part of the 15-day slum cleanliness drive undertaken by the civic body across Mumbai.
March 29, 2015 10:10 am
Railways has set the target to fit 17,000 bio-toilets in long-distance trains as part of its 'Swachh Rail - Swachh Bharat' programme.
October 06, 2012 1:39 am
Toilets are more important in India than temples,Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh said here on Friday,as he inaugurated a yatra that will travel through states raising awareness about sanitation.
September 11, 2012 3:34 am
Of 1,401 gram panchayats in dist,only 470 have achieved the Nirmal Gram status,or 100 per cent sanitation facilities.
August 14, 2012 2:21 pm
There is a "lot of fudging of data,many states are taking money" but not building toilets.
February 26, 2012 1:52 am
Toilet humour has acquired a degree of respect in Ratanpur,a tiny village of five tribal-dominated clusters in Madhya Pradeshs Betul district.