Thursday, Dec 08, 2022



Delhi HC asks Delhi govt to disclose steps taken for creation of separate toilets for transgenders

April 21, 2022 7:14 pm

The division bench of acting Chief Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice Navin Chawla also directed the government to disclose whether separate toilets for transgenders are being created in public places that are being constructed or developed now.

Unequal access to toilets remains a worry, and is central to global feminist movement

November 10, 2021 2:42 pm

Inadequate toilet accommodations reflect society’s bias against women in the workplace and public spaces and reinforce the notion that women belong at home

Coronavirus scare is causing people to panic-buy toilet paper; here's why

March 12, 2020 3:00 pm

In many countries, the toilet paper is used as means to keep the body clean, especially after defecation; could this be causing the surge in sales?

Germ count: Some everyday objects that are dirtier than the toilet seat

December 03, 2019 2:08 pm

With germs existing practically everywhere, no surface is clean enough.

Hackathon, a nationwide initiative to make disabled friendly toilets

September 12, 2019 2:07 pm

For the hackathon, the winners will be decided based on the novelty of the idea, the feasibility, sustainability and viability.

Karnataka: Belagavi railway station to get improved facilities as Minister Suresh Angadi steps in

June 14, 2019 7:23 pm

Belagavi railway station is one among the key railway stations in north Karnataka that connects the city to different locations within and outside the state.

10,000 toilets built in 10-days in Chhattisgarh

September 17, 2017 8:19 pm

"Perhaps during my entire political life, I am seeing it for the first time that 10,000 toilets were constructed in only 10 days in a block," the minister said while addressing the people in Kendri, located around 25 kms from Raipur.

From swachh to swasth

March 28, 2016 12:14 am

India does need these toilets badly. Over half a billion people practice open defecation, the highest number in the world.

For cleanliness, let teachers, students share toilets: Govt

December 12, 2015 11:35 am

“Now since teachers and students will use the same toilets, the teachers will ensure that the toilets remain clean,” Aggarwal said.

Toilets must for contesting urban civic polls in Maharashtra: Devendra Fadnavis

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.