South | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 18, 2014
In a peculiar case, a resident of a town panchayat in Tamil Nadu would be contributing Rs one lakh for construction of a public toilet after he won a three-year legal battle in the Madras High Court to get it relocated from a site in front of his hou...
India | mid-day.com | Monday January 6, 2014
If you thought that air conditioners in public loos were an unnecessary luxury in a city that begs for hygienic public toilets, the brains behind the city's first such facility, located in Kandivli (East), have gone even further, adding an LCD televi...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 8, 2013
Three persons were arrested today for allegedly killing a 22-year-old youth following a scuffle over use of a public toilet.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday April 29, 2013
A 15-year-old boy was detained on Sunday in connection with the assault on a six-year-old girl inside a public toilet even as doctors were awaiting a medical report to ascertain whether she was sexually assaulted.
Cities | Sonal Mehrotra | Saturday April 27, 2013
A six-year-old girl was found with her throat slit inside a public toilet in Badarpur in south Delhi yesterday evening. The police are waiting for her medical report to confirm if she was raped.
Cities | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with inputs from IANS) | Saturday April 27, 2013
A six-year-old girl was found with her throat slit near a public toilet in the Badarpur area of south Delhi on Friday evening, according to reports. The police say they are awaiting a medical report to confirm if the child was raped.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Thursday April 25, 2013
The police bodyguard of Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray's personal assistant Milind Narvekar forgot his loaded service revolver in a public toilet yesterday morning.
Cities | Sonal Mehrotra | Thursday January 3, 2013
The story of a six-year-old cancer patient having to spend the night in a public toilet outside the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in biting cold has shaken the government up.
Cities | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday January 3, 2013
On the coldest day in Delhi in 44 years, a six year old cancer patient is forced to sleep in a public toilet outside the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).
India | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 5, 2012
Volunteers in Rajasthan's Jhunjhunu district armed with drums and whistles are to lead a crackdown on going to the toilet in public under a new scheme, a report said Monday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday September 10, 2012
Two persons were killed and three others injured when a public toilet collapsed in Saira Nagar locality in Bhiwandi on Sunday morning, police said.
World | Associated Press | Monday August 20, 2012
Bryan and Jordan Silverman are creators of toilet tissue printed with ads, and sometimes with coupon codes that can be read by cellphones. The Journal-News (http://tinyurl.com/ccveoyb ) says in a story on Sunday that the brothers expect their product...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 7, 2012
A group of plucky women marched and "captured" a men's public toilet on the eve of International Women's Day on Wednesday to highlight the abysmal lack of sanitation for women not just in this Maharashtra town but also in the rest of India.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday February 17, 2012
Minister's remarks come after a tribal woman was honoured for her campaign to get a public toilet built in her husband's village.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 8, 2011
Goa's first air conditioned public toilet was installed at Chief Minister Digambar Kamat's legislative assembly constituency in Margao, 35 km from Panaji. The toilet was built at a cost of Rs 20 lakh, which was shared between the local municipality and sanitation specialist Sulabh International (SI)...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 6, 2010
Stinking urinals, no loos for women or people defecating in the open. This image of the national capital with not enough toilets and no strict action against people who commit 'public nuisances' needs to change, especially ahead of the Commonwealth G...
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 24, 2009
Australian police and civic leaders on Monday appealed for help catching pranksters who glued a man to a public toilet seat.