Sulabh International

NGO unveils world's biggest toilet pot model

Sulabh International on Sunday launched the "world's biggest" toilet pot model in Haryana's Marora village -- popularly known as 'Trump village' -- on the occasion of World Toilet Day.

Nov 20, 2017, 00:30 AM IST
Poor sanitation keeps away many tourists from India: Prakash Javadekar

Poor sanitation keeps away many tourists from India: Prakash Javadekar

India has more to offer to tourists than any other country but many prefer to stay away given the poor sanitation in the country, union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday.

Sep 19, 2017, 15:46 PM IST
This village in Rajasthan's Mewat will be named after US President Donald Trump

This village in Rajasthan's Mewat will be named after US President Donald Trump

A village being developed in Rajasthan's Mewat will be named after US President Donald Trump.

Jun 13, 2017, 11:07 AM IST

Transforming water from poisonous to purified -- at no cost

Rupesh Dutta /IANS

Apr 04, 2017, 10:37 AM IST
Vrindavan, Varanasi widows to tie rakhi to PM Narendra Modi – Know what they wish to ask from their 'brother'

Vrindavan, Varanasi widows to tie rakhi to PM Narendra Modi – Know what they wish to ask from their 'brother'

On the auspicious day of Raksha Bandhan, the widows of Vrindavan, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital to tie rakhis.

Aug 18, 2016, 09:28 AM IST

Pilgrimage town Pandharpur gets world's largest toilet facility

Maharashtra's temple town Pandharpur is all set to get the world's biggest toilet facility to serve to the needs of over three lakh pilgrims who throng the shrine to seek the blessings of Lord Vitthal, the state's presiding deity, here.

Jul 06, 2016, 19:15 PM IST

''Centre to act for Vrindavan, Varanasi widows soon''

The union government would soon be initiating steps to improve living conditions of widows in Varanasi and Vrindavan, Union Minister Kalraj Mishra said on Saturday.

Jan 23, 2016, 20:35 PM IST
Hema Malini launches public toilets programme in Mathura

Hema Malini launches public toilets programme in Mathura

Bharatiya Janata Party MP and actor Hema Malini on Saturday appealed to women across the country to give top priority to construction and use of hygienic toilets as they are vital for health.

Jan 16, 2016, 15:27 PM IST

Sulabh founder joins Malala, Obama on 'Global Diversity List'

Pathak is among 50 global personalities "who have used their position in public life to make an impact on diversity".

Nov 05, 2015, 23:26 PM IST
Project to beautify ghats, clean Ganga soon: Union Minister

Project to beautify ghats, clean Ganga soon: Union Minister

With an aim to fulfil the wishes of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister Mahesh Sharma today announced introduction of a project for restoration and beautification of ghats and cleaning of the Ganga river here.

Sep 05, 2015, 19:02 PM IST
Manual scavengers to tie rakhi to PM Narendra Modi today

Manual scavengers to tie rakhi to PM Narendra Modi today

Several manual scavengers, liberated by an NGO, will tie rakhi to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan that falls on Saturday.

Aug 29, 2015, 02:52 AM IST

US envoy applauds Sulabh's innovative efforts to improve sanitation

US Ambassador to India, Richard Verma, on Thursday visited the headquarters of Sulabh International to witness the award-winning organization`s innovative sanitation and behavior change work.

Aug 13, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

Sulabh offers help to UP brothers who cracked IIT test

 Two sons of a Pratapgarh-based daily wage labourer who have cracked the IIT entrance test will be provided financial help by sanitation NGO Sulabh International.

Jun 20, 2015, 17:20 PM IST

Sulabh to provide Rs 5 lakh assistance to man in storm-ravaged Purnea

Touched by the tale of a girl whose father had to mortgage land to conduct her marriage from their house which was damaged in the April 21 storm, sanitation group Sulabh International on Friday announced Rs 5 lakh assistance to the father to help him rebuild his dwelling.

Apr 24, 2015, 22:29 PM IST

Widows to play Holi in Vrindavan

Breaking age-old barriers, thousands of widows from Varanasi and Vrindavan will sprinkle colours on each other as part of Holi celebrations beginning March 03 in the temple town.

Feb 25, 2015, 14:32 PM IST

Centre to make toilets available for every family: BJP

Making toilets available for every family who have been deprived of proper sanitation facilities is one of the most important tasks the central government is trying to perform, Delhi BJP president Satish Upadhaya said here Wednesday.

Nov 19, 2014, 18:12 PM IST
Badaun rape outrage impact? Sulabh launches 'toilet for every house' campaign

Badaun rape outrage impact? Sulabh launches 'toilet for every house' campaign

A nation-wide campaign for building toilet for every house was on Sunday launched from Katra Sadatganj village here, where two girls were allegedly gangraped and hanged in May.

Sep 01, 2014, 08:26 AM IST

Sulabh hails Centre`s total sanitation plan for all

Hailing the Centre`s announcement in Union budget that every household will have complete sanitation by 2019, voluntary organisation Sulabh International on Saturday said that it would help in bringing down crime against women.

Jul 12, 2014, 15:57 PM IST

Sulabh to provide sanitation facilities in Kedarnath

Sulabh International Monday announced that it would provide proper sanitation facilities at Kedarnath, the Hindu temple town in Uttarakhand.

Jun 16, 2014, 22:53 PM IST