Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 30, 2015
A 20-year-old boy committed suicide inside a toilet of Mumbai Metro's Andheri station after being upset over a quarrel with his mother.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 26, 2015
The Andhra Pradesh government has set a target of constructing 52 lakh toilets in the state in the next four years, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said today.
Opinion | Cherian Thomas | Friday November 20, 2015
Jayanti, a mother of four, lives in Lalitpur, Uttar Pradesh. Her eyes well up as she speaks about her loss because of an absence of toilets in her village.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 6, 2015
22-year-old Seema Patel, who left her husband over a year-and-half ago due to lack of toilet facility has now returned home after her in-laws complied with her demand for building one.
World News | Vanessa Hua, The Washington Post | Wednesday November 4, 2015
The composting toilet is adorable; all cheery plastic curves in a bright Smurf blue. It seems to belong in a playhouse.
Offbeat | Darshan Karwat, The Washington Post | Monday November 2, 2015
The average American produces more than four pounds of trash and recyclables per day, about 1,500 pounds per year.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Friday October 30, 2015
An Indian-origin entrepreneur in US has developed a simple device that can fit your toilet seat and do away with the need of 'barbaric' toilet paper rolls.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday October 29, 2015
A Central Industrial Security Force or CISF constable allegedly shot himself dead at the Chennai airport today. Police said he was found dead in a pool of blood in a toilet in the arrival area of the new international terminal.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 29, 2015
The idea, for many, may be too hard to swallow.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 20, 2015
The Supreme Court has taken note of one of the minimum criteria that a person must have for contesting panchayat elections in Haryana -- a toilet in the house -- and asked the state government to file an affidavit giving details as to how many poor natives have the facility.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Wednesday October 14, 2015
For Sunita Bai, a walk to the fields every morning to go the toilet was as much a struggle as an embarrassment. This August, the 26-year-old, who suffers from polio, managed to convince her father-in-law, a poor landless labourer, to build a toilet at their home.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 14, 2015
Twenty-two iPhone 6S have been seized by the customs officials from one of the toilets at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in New Delhi, ahead of their launch on Friday.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 7, 2015
After designing cars shaped like a hamburger, tennis ball, shoe, handbag and a toilet, quirky Indian artist Sudhakar Yadav decided to go big.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
A 20-year-old woman, who left her husband about a year-and-half ago demanding a toilet facility, has been made Betul's 'Swachhata Doot' (cleanliness ambassador).
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Sunday October 4, 2015
The Dry San Hygienic Rural Toilet is a waterless system where waste doesn't have to be flushed. Prof Dr Kishore Munshi, senior professor and former dean of the Industrial Design Center at IIT-B, has developed the Dry San to reduce open defecation, improve hygiene, and help vulnerable sections including women and children.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 2, 2015
In line with the 'Swachch Bharat' mission, the government today inaugurated a public toilet complex in the heart of the city, built at a cost of about Rs 15 lakh.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 30, 2015
The Paris town hall said Tuesday it would step in to help a group of toilet attendants known as "wee-wee ladies" fired by managers transforming their workplaces into trendy "boutique restrooms".
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that the state government has set a target to construct personal toilets in all the houses of the State by October, 2019.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 23, 2015
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has begun removing administrative hurdles to pave the way for construction of private toilet blocks for slum dwellers, which is illegal presently, an official said on Tuesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday September 18, 2015
Dutch police evacuated a Thalys international train and part of Rotterdam station Friday after a man sealed himself in the train toilets and refused to come out.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Thursday September 17, 2015
Bizarre has nothing on this picture of a huge python sitting comfortably in a toilet in Australia.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 13, 2015
Stinking washrooms on trains may become a thing of the past with the railways launching the trial run of vacuum toilet on Dibrugarh Rajdhani from Monday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 9, 2015
Haryana announced panchayat poll dates on Tuesday, a day after the state assembly passed a bill making it mandatory for contesting candidates to possess minimum educational qualifications and also ensure that they have a functional toilet at home.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 3, 2015
Keeping in view increasing number of working women, DDA has decided to change the male-female ratio for requirement of public toilets from 60:40 to 50:50, a policy which comes into effect from today for new projects undertaken by the housing authority.