17 Articles Related to "toilets"

Bill Gates Unveils Toilet That Transforms Waste Into Fertilizer, Doesn't Require Water or Sewers

For Bill Gates, toilets are serious business. The billionaire philanthropist kicked off the Reinvented Toilet Expo in China and unveiled a new toilet that does not ...

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Selfie in loo, Rs 51,000 in MP government’s scheme for newly-weds

The initiative is aimed at ensuring that toilets are constructed in every household in Madhya Pradesh.

2 months ago . 108 views

How Ashwani Aggarwal and his Basicshit.org bringing change with single-use plastic made eco-friendly low-cost urinals in Delhi

Ashwani Aggarwal in 2014 initiated a sanitation and awareness project Basicshit.org which sanitises crowded places, constructs mobile toilets, and spreads hygiene-r...

2 months ago . 96 views

Air-cooled barracks, attached toilets, lunch for visitors: Inside India’s best police station

Between 2014 and 2018, the number of FIRs lodged at Kalu police station has declined from 74 to 37; locals say they have never faced a request for bribe from cops...

4 months ago . 60 views

Passengers to enjoy free WiFi, better toilets and seating at more railway stations! Check details

4,791 balance stations will be taken up by TATA Trust and are targeted for commissioning progressively by September 2, 2019, on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi.

9 months ago . 95 views

Bill Gates Unveils Toilet That Transforms Waste Into Fertilizer, Doesn’t Require Water Or Sewers

For Bill Gates, toilets are serious business. The billionaire philanthropist kicked off the Reinvented Toilet Expo in China and unveiled a new toilet that does not ...

11 months ago . 164 views

India's first engineless Train-18 gets clearance for commercial run

Equipped with world-class facilities, the Rs 100 crore Trainset aims to take passenger-comfort to a new level with onboard WiFi, a GPS-based information system, t...

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Indian Railways introduces e-toilets in train coaches! Know all about electronically-operated clean toilets

For quite some time, e-toilets have been in use in static locations, however, the concept has been tried for the first time in a mobile environment of a railway c...

1 year ago . 148 views

Why India’s sanitation workers are nobody’s priority

One big obstacle before evolving policies for the welfare of sewage and septic tank workers is lack of data. There are no numbers available on those employed in s...

1 year ago . 266 views

Indian Railways taking these 7 steps to improve cleanliness in train coaches and toilets

Cleanliness in train toilets and even coaches has always been a major issue especially for those who commute frequently by Indian Railways. Indian Railways is takin...

1 year ago . 115 views

Indian Railways looks to upgrade toilets with modular fittings, but this age-old feature will remain

A railway ministry official that Financial Express Online spoke to said that the chained mugs will be there as a back-up option for train passengers, as now health ...

1 year ago . 157 views

Say goodbye to stinking train loos! Indian Railways to install airplane-like vacuum bio-toilets

There is a plan to install bio-toilets in around 18,750 more coaches by March 2019, when all the coaches of the Indian Railways will be fitted with such toilets, ...

1 year ago . 118 views

Kiran Bedi Suspends Puducherry "No toilets, No Rice" Order After Anger

The directive owes its origin to Kiran Bedi's visit to a village this morning and didn't like what she saw.

1 year ago . 133 views

Won’t come home if toilets not built, residential schoolgirls write to parents before Sankranti festival in Andhra

  The girls wrote to their parents to build toilets at their homes in order to avoid defecating in the open, in line with the government&rsquo...

1 year ago . 169 views

Modi govt@3: More than halfway through term, govt well on track to meet its key promises.

As the Narendra Modi government completes three years in office, a look at the work on 10 major promises the Bharatiya Janata Party made in 2014 shows the governmen...

2 years ago . 182 views

Arvind Kejriwal releases AAP manifesto, vows to make Delhi clean, free from dengue, chikungunya for MCD polls

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday released his party's manifesto for the April 23 municipal corporation elections, which pro...

2 years ago . 251 views

Akshay Kumar urges everyone to build toilets and stop open defecation

Taking up the cause of improving public hygiene and abating diseases, actor Akshay Kumar has released a new video in which he speaks about the evils of open defecat...

2 years ago . 205 views

 
 

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This may be Samsung’s answer to Apple iPhone 11

The Android rival to Apple iPhone 11 may come soon. And the device is reportedly being developed by none other than Apple's arch rival Samsung. This may be the ...

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We all have heard of it – An international road trip from India to Thailand. Some of us have even watched it on Tv shows or web series.But when it comes down ...

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Couple Posing In Mud And Slush For Post-Wedding Shoot Leaves Everyone ...

We have seen the dreamiest of wedding photoshoots! From this woman who broke stereotypes to inspiring women by getting a bridal photoshoot while fighting cancer to ...

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These Ads Show How Brands Can Do Anything To Troll Their Competitors

Brand wars are not a new concept in marketing. We get to see companies trolling their competitors with ads targeting the competitors often. In the race of showing t...

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The Zoo That Puts People In Moving Cages While Animals Roam Free

As a child, I never liked zoos or circuses because I couldn’t understand what was so fun in watching caged and humiliated animals. Now, as an adult, I believe...

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Tennis Player Roger Federer Donated Schooling And Food To A Million Ki...

Swiss tennis player Roger Federer is involved with numerous philanthropic efforts since forming his organization in 2004.

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6 Road Trip Getaways Approx. 4 Hrs From Delhi To Take On 'Cause Zindag...

If all you wanna do in life right now is to pack your bags and hit the road with your most favourite people in the world, and all you need is a list of the best pla...

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6 Annoying Things Women Need To Stop Doing In Delhi Metro!

To the point: Delhi metro's ladies compartment is a blessing in disguise where you have the privilege of skipping through the crowds and avoid ...

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8 Hacks & Tips For Indians Visiting Dubai For The First Time

I’ve been to over 10 countries and I recently travelled to Dubai for the first time ever (shocking, no?). Dubai to Indians is what Goa is to Mumbaikars. Almos...

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After Yesterday's Tesla Fiasco, Here Are 9 Other Fails By The World's ...

With the launch of a new product, every brand wants to make a big deal out of it. It spends a ton of money on advertising and wants to grab the attention of the m...

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8 Hollywood Actors Who Want To Work With Indian Actors

Nowadays, people are getting more acquainted with Bollywood than Hollywood movies, because of the sheer talent and presence of our celebrities on the foreign soil. ...

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From 'Munna Bhai' To 'PK', How Just 5 Films Turned Rajkumar Hirani Int...

Rajkumar Hirani, the man who forged the most surreal oeuvre of cinematic excellence with merely five films to his name. An industry outsider who happened to be a cr...

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'Bahut Kanjoos Hai Rey Tu', Angry Thief Leaves Note For Homeowner Afte...

One can’t say that thievery is an easy profession, it being a crime is another matter altogether. But one has to set a target, sneak into a house, work stealt...

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Bengaluru is India’s top-ranked city in new global inclusive prosperit...

Delhi, Mumbai too are on the first-ever Prosperity & Inclusion City Seal and Awards (PICSA) Index

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Metal-organic framework captures and converts toxic air pollutant into...

An international team of scientists, led by the University of Manchester, has developed a metal-organic framework, or MOF, material that provides a selective, fully...

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India’s youngest judge who never used Facebook or social media

Mayank Pratap Singh topped the Rajasthan Judiciary Services Examination after completing his five-year law college studies.

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Society | Why IIT-Madras is no longer Tamil Nadu’s pride

There is an increasing public perception that the social dynamics inside the IIT-Madras, which has an exclusive and elitist academic environment, is out of sync wit...

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