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Woman in joint family gets additional toilet at home after police intervention

Woman in joint family gets additional toilet at home after police intervention

A woman's demand from her in-laws for an additional toilet at home for their joint family of 17 members was not paid any heed, until she decided to take up the matter with police.

Dec 07, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
No lock-ups, toilet for women at most police stations in Gurugram

No lock-ups, toilet for women at most police stations in Gurugram

Six out of 35 police stations in Gurgram do not even have ladies washrooms, a reply to Right to Information (RTI) application revealed. The application was filed by social activist Harinder Dhingra.

Dec 02, 2017, 17:01 PM IST
Man refuses to visit in-laws' house in Ranchi till a toilet is constructed

Man refuses to visit in-laws' house in Ranchi till a toilet is constructed

A man in Jharkhand refused to visit the house of his in-laws as there is no toilet there. Pramod Kumar, a resident of Bhuli in Jharkhand`s Dhanbad district, got married to a girl of Jogtiyabad village in Girididh district on April 15 this year. 

Sep 28, 2017, 14:25 PM IST
Google comes up with visuals to help people 'fix' daily life hassles

Google comes up with visuals to help people 'fix' daily life hassles

The tech giant Google has come up with ideas to assist netizens in fixing the day-to-day  items around them.

Sep 03, 2017, 17:26 PM IST
Kids most affected due to open defecation: Akshay Kumar

Kids most affected due to open defecation: Akshay Kumar

Actor Akshay Kumar, whose new film "Toilet: Ek Prem Katha" talks about the importance of making toilets, says children are most affected due to open defecation.

Aug 11, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
Toilet: Ek Prem Katha movie review—Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar's social satire can make a difference

Toilet: Ek Prem Katha movie review—Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar's social satire can make a difference

In urban India, having an access to a toilet doesn't seem like a pressing issue and therefore people might find it hard to connect to the film's theme but in most parts of our country, sanitation i

Aug 11, 2017, 13:50 PM IST
Students in this Madhya Pradesh school are forced to study in toilet

Students in this Madhya Pradesh school are forced to study in toilet

School teacher Kailash Chandra claimed that he has been forced to take classes in the toilet because there is no school building.

Aug 03, 2017, 22:56 PM IST

Amethi women to get toilets as gifts this Raksha Bandhan

A lucky draw will be organised to give prizes to three participants. Cash prizes of upto Rs 50,000 and mobiles will be given to the winners.

Jul 30, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

Now, women, kids can use hotel toilets for free in east Delhi

Women and children will not have to look for public toilets in east Delhi from now on as they will have free access to the toilets at the hotels and restaurants.

Jun 13, 2017, 21:13 PM IST

Village official marries after ensuring every house has toilet

A team of Nashik district administration visited Hivare yesterday and verified that all houses have toilets.

Apr 21, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
Akshay Kumar meets minister Narendra Singh Tomar, digs 'two pit toilet'!

Akshay Kumar meets minister Narendra Singh Tomar, digs 'two pit toilet'!

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar will next be seen in 'Toilet Ek Prem Katha' starring Bhumi Pednekar as the female lead opposite him. The Khiladi Kumar is known for extending his support to social causes and believes in taking such campaigns ahead.

Apr 01, 2017, 10:19 AM IST
'No toilet, no nikah' - Do you know what maulvis and muftis have decided?

'No toilet, no nikah' - Do you know what maulvis and muftis have decided?

No toilet, no nikah. Maulvis and muftis in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab have decided not to solemnise marriage in a house where there is no toilet.

Feb 19, 2017, 14:54 PM IST

Cashless marriage after toilet is built at groom's home in Jharkhand

The cashless marriage was presumably first of its kind in Jharkhand following the demonetisation move.

Jan 10, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

Dalit woman gives birth in government hospital toilet

A Dalit woman gave birth inside a toilet of a government hospital here following which the Kerala Health Minister sought a report regarding the incident from authorities today.

Jan 01, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
World Toilet Day 2016: Finding toilet in cities is not an easy task, says survey

World Toilet Day 2016: Finding toilet in cities is not an easy task, says survey

About 600 million people use dirty or crowded communal toilets and pit or bucket latrines, while some 100 million have no facilities at all, it said.

Nov 19, 2016, 12:51 PM IST
Touched by PM Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat'​, this woman sold her 'mangalsutra' to build toilet

Touched by PM Narendra Modi's 'Swachh Bharat'​, this woman sold her 'mangalsutra' to build toilet

Lata Devi Diwakar from Kanpur sold her 'mangalsutra' to build a toilet at her residence.

Oct 13, 2016, 18:24 PM IST

Inspired by ''Swachh Bharat'', MP siblings construct toilet by donating their scholarships

While most teenagers these days have their sights set on the latest cellphone models, a brother-sister duo in Madhya Pradesh`s Narsinghpur district has donated their scholarships to a society and a school for constructing a toilet.

Sep 15, 2016, 09:36 AM IST

Uttarakhand: MBBS students builds toilets in a village in Rishikesh

Students of MBBS builds toilets in a village in Uttarakhand's Rishikesh. Watch complete news story of Aap Ki News for getting detailed updates!

Aug 26, 2016, 20:22 PM IST
Woman leaves husband's home as in-laws fail to construct toilet

Woman leaves husband's home as in-laws fail to construct toilet

A woman has left her husband's house after her in-laws failed to construct a toilet in Gauripur village here.

Jul 04, 2016, 09:21 AM IST

Tribal man sells goat, jewellery to build toilet in Rajasthan

Inspired by the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, a tribal has sold off his goat and mortgaged the ornaments of his wife to complete the construction of a toilet in his house in Rajasthan's Dungarpur district.

Jun 08, 2016, 13:40 PM IST