Unsafe Disposal of Child Faeces Harmful: Study

Bhubaneshwar, May 15, 2014: Despite Total Sanitation Campaign leading to increase in the number of households with toilet in the State, adoption of proper sanitation practices by the population still remains a far cry.....
Dirty water: The child killer we can stop

Dirty water: The child killer we can stop

UK, May 12, 2014: Imagine for a moment that we lived in a world where two million children under the age of five were dying every year of diseases that were entirely preventable. Imagine that this world was divided in two, where in one half children were ....
Posted Date: 12-05-2014 | Category Diseases

Panjim sanitation plan to be model for other parts

Panjim, May 7, 2014: With Goa striving to meet the target of providing 100 per cent sanitation to the entire state by 2014 end, the Union Urban Development Ministry has come to the rescue by offering expertise to improve sanitation by preparing a city san....
Posted Date: 07-05-2014 | Category Goa

Hoarding compares men defecating in open to dogs!

Bhopal, May 7, 2014: An attempt to shame those who defecate in the open by comparing them to animals has evoked a strong reaction in Bhopal’s Harda district. A hoarding showing a man and a dog defecating in the open ....
Posted Date: 07-05-2014 | Category

Chandigarh's public toilets in corruption stink

Chandigarh, May 6, 2014: Built for the convenience of residents of this city, public toilets in Chandigarh are now raising a stink of a different kind. The allotment of tenders for maintenance and advertising of these public toilets is now raising....
Posted Date: 06-05-2014 | Category Haryana

Lok Sabha candidate makes pitch for construction of toilets

Muzaffarpur, Bihar, May 3, 2014: A social worker contesting the Muzaffarpur Lok Sabha seat in Bihar is seeking vote in the name of social cause of making society defecation free. Akshay Verma, who has been facilitating construction of toilet in household....
Posted Date: 03-05-2014 | Category Bihar