Spotlight on Modi's sanitation campaign at UN

Wednesday could well have been called "Swachh Vishwa Abhiyan Din." It was observed at the UN and around the world as World Toilet Day, an observance to further sanitation where leaders spoke of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan - Clean India Mission - campaign to provide toilets for all.

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.

Learn from Ebola crisis:WHO to SE Asian countries on sanitation

Inadequate sanitation has an adverse impact on health and economies of South-East Asian countries, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on the eve of World Toilet Day.

Toilets at railways stations are the dirtiest: Survey

Close to 90 percent Indian travellers feel that railway stations across the country have the dirtiest toilets and need major improvement, a survey ahead of World Toilet Day has revealed.

Sulabh's international toilet festival begins in Delhi

Aimed at creating awareness about sanitation, a three-day International Toilet Festival kick-started in the city Tuesday, on the eve of World Toilet Day.

Delhi to host World Toilet Summit Friday

On World Toilet Day Sep 19, the state unit of the BJP along with the World Toilet Organization (WTO) will organise an international summit here, a statement said Wednesday.

NGO makes 250-kg cake in shape of toilet bowl

An NGO created a 16 foot long and 10 foot wide replica of a toilet bowl weighing 250-kg to mark World Toilet Day Tuesday.

Dirty toilets in China force people to hold nature`s call

Even though it is bad for health, many in China prefer to hold their nature`s call to avoid dirty and disgusting toilets.