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They are poor labourers with no access to toilets.
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Rajasthan CM had hinted that Khan wasn't murdered.
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But a local activist has alleged that the toilets were only built "on paper and not on the ground".
Sweeping away old attitudes.
Not content with just building toilets, the village in Neemrana block of Alwar district has started implementing a solid and liquid waste management plan that includes segregation of trash at source....
In February 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was replying to the Lok Sabha debate on the president's address. While responding to Mulayam Singh Yadav's criticism of his failure to uphold his poll pr...
"I'd feel bad seeing students standing in a queue."
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Religion, caste and culture have an important role in determining whether any particular individual is likely to use toilets. Our research demonstrates that Muslim households are 5.4 times more likely to use a toilet than Hindu ones. Even Christian households are 1.3 times more likely to adopt a toilet in comparison to their Hindu counterparts. Hindu households have the lowest coverage of sanitation facilities in comparison to other religions.
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Although Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet campaign Swachh Bharat Abhiyan has been trying to make its footprint in his home state, Gujarat, for a while now, there's still a long way to go. Recent dat...
There's a lot to learn from Kantilal Roat, a daily wager from a village in Rajasthan. Recently, some social workers campaigning for the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan reached out to Roat's family and explained...
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The Narendra Modi government has now come out with a definitive guide to break-ups. It involves less tears and songs than Kabhi Khushi Khabhi Gham and doesn't need you to lick household objects a la M...
The Gujarat government is probably planning to turn all its PhD students into researchers for the state administration. In a first, the state government has sent a list of 82 topics to Universities a...
LUDHIANA-- 15-year-old Jhanvi Behal is no ordinary girl. She is an activist who was awarded for her contribution to 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' on Republic Day. She has made a documentary, Maa Mera Ki Kas...
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NEW DELHI -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency of Varanasi appears to have ignored his exhortations of everyone coming together to rid India of its filth. The holy city in the Uttar Pradesh,...
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Far-flung and less-developed areas in New Delhi Parliamentary constituency could soon have public toilet facilities built by private companies as part of their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) ac...
It makes me wonder why people have such double standards about cleanliness. Why do people need a celebrity to tell them to keep their surroundings clean? Do people wait every day to hear from Priyanka Chopra or Aamir Khan before cleaning their houses?