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Photos: This swanky public toilet on Mumbai's Marine Drive cost Rs 90 lakh

October 03, 2018 3:25 pm

The free to use public toilet is to be thrown open to the public from Tuesday.

UP: 16 people booked for failing to build toilet at home

September 09, 2017 3:07 pm

In this regard, FIR was registered against 16 people, living in various villages under Ujhani police station of the district," District Magistrate, Anita Srivastava said.

In MP district, no toilet means no guns

June 05, 2016 2:32 am

As part of an initiative to dissuade people from defecating in the open and to motivate them to build a toilet at home, the district administration has come up with this unusual rider.

In Assam's Sibsagar, a toilet campaign points to power of grass-root mobilization

May 27, 2016 8:07 am

With Assam embracing a new government, it is hoped that the fruits of labour in Lakwa are not frittered away

No toilet in groom's house, Kanpur woman refuses to tie knot

April 17, 2016 10:27 pm

The woman's family members backed her decision to not marry the man over the lack of a toilet at his residence, they added.

Chikan fourth village with toilet facility

March 29, 2016 5:59 am

The achievement comes in the wake of the district administration's announcement to make Panchkula 'open-defecation free' by April 15.

Chandigarh: Now, MoUD to rank toilets of govt offices, schools & hospitals on cleanliness level

March 21, 2016 9:03 am

The offices which have the cleanest toilet would be awarded after the survey ends on March 22

BMC to build 3,500 toilets to rid Mumbai of open defecation

March 07, 2016 12:11 am

Locations in 22 wards to be identified; budget provision of Rs 75 crore made under Slum Sanitation Programme.

Sanitation facility: Mehsana Dalit family finally gets toilet

February 22, 2016 6:14 am

The district administration has ordered the construction of three toilets for the family of three houses with financial assistance of Rs 12,000 each.

Bombay HC steps in to ensure women’s right to safe and clean toilet

December 24, 2015 7:50 am

Corporations have also been asked to consider installing CCTV cameras outside the toilets so as to ensure there is a check on miscreants, without compromising on the privacy of the users.


PM Modi touches feet of 104-yr-old woman

February 21, 2016 4:45 pm

Rajnandgaon (Chattisgarh), Feb 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday could not stop himself from touching the feet of 104-year-old Kuwarbai Yadav, who sold her cattle to build a toilet at her home. Modi felicitated Kuwarbai Yadav for her efforts to make her village open defecation free during the launch of 'Rurban Mission' at Kurrubhat village in the state's Naxal-hit Rajandgaon District.

Japan introduces advance projectors, water-saving toilets

February 17, 2016 4:16 pm

Amsterdam / Tokyo, Feb 17 (ANI): The world's fastest growing audio visuals and systems integration trade show, ISE(Integrated Systems Europe) 2016 saw several professional audiovisual, electronic systems integration and IT industries with over 1,000 exhibitors and 60,000 attendees. The leading business-to-business annual event which opened on February 9 at RAI Amsterdam observed a comprehensive showcase of cutting-edge audiovisual technology for professionals working in the commercial and residential installation and integration marketplace. The exhibition features audio and video conferencing, content management and distribution, flat screen displays, cinema and entertainment forums. The event showcases such technologies that enhance the experience of the end users. Casio Computer showcased its industry-first Laser and LED light source projectors. Casio brought core series lineup by adding three new models featuring a 1.5X optical zoom lens. The company will also release five new Advanced Series projectors that offer superior scalability at an affordable price. Unlike the mercury lamp projectors, the Casio laser and LED light source has many benefits. It has a lifespan of up to 20,000 hours, eliminating the need for lamp replacement and reduces electricity consumption to about half that of a mercury lamp projector. The instant power on and off delivers outstanding usability, without the need of waiting, for a warm up and cool-down time. Casio’s projector development using advanced Laser and LED light source technology have been brought together with the automated production capabilities of Yamagata Casio in Japan, yielding excellent cost performance while maintaining high quality and reliability. Another technology which Japan has introduced is the water-saving toilets. Every day, and everyone is sure to use the toilet. The world population is increasing and more than 100 million people are expected to use new toilets by the year of 2100.