18 Articles Related to "toilets"

Goodbye to stinking train toilets! Indian Railways bringing a cleanliness revolution with special bio-toilets

According to data provided by the national transporter, with just a total of 57 bio-toilets in 31 coaches in January 2011, now more than 2.2 lakh bio-toilets have b...

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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 ...

6 months ago . 88 views

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.

7 months ago . 188 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...

8 months ago . 185 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...

10 months ago . 123 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.

1 year ago . 159 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 ...

1 year ago . 247 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...

1 year ago . 205 views

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 . 205 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 . 369 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 . 145 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 . 198 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 . 189 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.

2 years ago . 185 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...

2 years ago . 224 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...

3 years ago . 241 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...

3 years ago . 333 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...

3 years ago . 263 views

 
 

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China’s tactical play in Ladakh isn’t just about the boundary

China has amped up its presence along the Line of Actual Control around the same time that it is struggling with the Covid-19 induced surge in economic distress...

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Salman Khan launches personal care brand FRSH, starts with sanitisers

After sanitisers, other products like deodorants, body wipes and perfumes will be launched under the brand, said Salman Khan  

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How A Turbaned Motor Mechanic Sampooran Singh Became The Legendary Gul...

The legendary filmmaker Bimal Roy’s last film Bandini in 1963 gave birth to another living legend. The story from obscurity to celebrity, this is no less than...

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8 Cricketers Who Had Sad Endings To Their Glorious Careers

Cricketers go through a lot of ups and downs throughout their career. There have been many cricketers whose career faced the saddest of endings.  Here, we brin...

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Why A Shiny Dinosaur Went To Space With Astronauts On SpaceX's Histori...

The dinosaur toy was spotted with astronauts in a video that has gone viral on Twitter with over a million views.

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2021 Ford Bronco Rendered Stylishly In Both 2- And 4-Door Format

2021 Ford Bronco was expected to make its debut this year at the 2020 Detroit Auto Show, however, the show got cancelled and the unveil has been delayed

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Pineapple filled with firecrackers killed pregnant wild elephant

She suffered excruciating pain, but remained calm; died standing in Velliyar in Malappuram

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Zamindar of Singampatti, an LIC agent and last of ‘crowned’ rulers lef...

T.N.S. Murugadoss Theerthapathy was 3 when he took over as ruler in 1934 but his family lost some 74,000 acres of land after Zamindar Abolition Act was passed in ...

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Businessman Hires 180-Seater Plane To Fly 3 Family Members, Help

The man is said to have booked the entire flight to ferry his family members to Delhi in an attempt to avoid crowd at the airport and in flight amid the COVID-19 ...

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Explained: The state of international air travel in India, and the wor...

The aviation sector has been among the worst-hit during the coronavirus pandemic. Here is a look at measures being taken by countries with regard to air travel....

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Beware! A new scam is targeting WhatsApp users

WhatsApp has warned users asking them to never share verification codes with anyone.  

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Amazfit T-Rex Smartwatch With 20-Day Battery Life Launching in India i...

Amazfit T-Rex is a rugged watch that is MIL-STD-810G compliant. It has passed 12 regulations on military grade testing.

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Maruti Suzuki may soon start leasing cars out to retail customers: Rep...

The move would generate additional revenue for the company and dealers as the automobile sector battles serious setbacks from the economic slump and lockdown due ...

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Explained: Why India has a desert locust problem this year; what’s the...

Locust Attack in India: The danger from the swarms is not now, but when they breed after July with the new kharif crop.  

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This Bronx Teen Teaches Math To Out-Of-School Students On Tik Tok

A 16-year-old Bronx teen has taken the world of TikTok by storm, not for the reasons you might assume. While all of us are trying to get by, Alexis Loveraz is surfi...

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These Giant Tarantulas Keep Frogs As Pets And Both Protect Each Other ...

Animals keeping other animals as pets? Yes, you have read it right. Adding to the list of unlikely friends, we bring you a wonderful codependent relationship betwee...

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