(NGO in General Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations)
  • Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, Founder, Sulabh International Social Service Organisation focused attention on the plight of widows at a special function in celebration of the World Widow Day, which was attended by widows of Vrindavan and Varanasi at the Press Club of India on June 23, 2014 
  • Girls are advised not to leave in-laws' house but to persuade the family to have a Sulabh flush toilet at the earliest 
  • Breaking centuries-old tradition, widows of Vrindavan celebrated Holi at Meera Sahabhagini Sadan on March 14, 2014 
  • The 'NGO Leadership and Excellence Award', instituted by the World CSR Congress, was given to Pathak on the occasion of
    the World CSR Day at Taj Lands Hotel, Mumbai on February 18, 2014
  • Justice Samaresh Banerjee confers prestigious Michael Madhusudan International Bongo Moni award to Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak for his
    work among the widows of Vrindavan
  • Santa Claus brings joy and happiness in the lives of “Widows of Vrindavan” 

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Monday, August 25, 2014 - 19:30
India's lower castes suffer as tradition of clearing human waste continues despite parliament passing a law against it.
Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 11:45
The Economic Times
Design can be the greatest change agent for development and should be duly established as a must-have intervention for things that range from signages to skywalks, from housing to railways
Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 10:00
राष्ट्रीय सहारा
एक उम्मीद जगी है कि अब खुले में शौच करने की समस्या शीघ्र ही समाप्त होगी। सभी के लिए शौचालय-सुविधा सुनिश्चित करने के लिए आज हमें राजनीतिक दृढ़ इच्छाशक्ति की जरूरत है। इसकी स्पष्ट झलक तब मिली थी, जब 9 जून, 2014 को राष्ट्रपति प्रणब मुखर्जी ने संसद के दोनों सदनों के सदस्यों को संबोधित किया। अपने अभिभाषण में उन्होंने जिन महत्त्वपूर्ण बिंदुओं को रेखांकित किया, उनमें देश के प्रत्ये क घर में शौचालय की आवश
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 22:00
The Times of India
Bindeshwari Pathak, founder of the NGO, Sulabh International, said irrespective of the outcome of the investigation into the rape and murder case, the VTI would be the "most fitting tribute" to the girls whose death triggered a national debate on women's right to safe toilets.
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:30
Deccan Herald
Dr Bindeshwar Pathak, sociologist and founder of Sulabh International, an organisation promoting human rights, sanitation, said, “After Mahatma Gandhi, he is the first person to raise this issue of clean India and toilets. Gandhiji had said that time that he ‘wants independence later but clean India first’ and this is what Modi is following.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 20:45
Epoch Times
Sulabh International now works with destitute widows in five home care centers in three religious cities in Uttar Pradesh state: Varanasi, Vrindavan, and Sarnath.
Rajya Sabha TV
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:45
In conversation with Bindeshwar Pathak, founder of Sulabh International.
Monday, August 11, 2014 - 20:30
BBC World News
BBC World News
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 22:30
Sulabh founder Bindeshwar Pathak joins Agenda to talk about what Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Clean India' campaign will mean for the entire country. He talks about the calls he is getting from women while sociologist Ashis Nandy tempers the enthusiasm along with image consultant Dilip Cherian.
Monday, August 18, 2014 - 10:45
आईबीएन 7 के खास कार्यक्रम प्रश्नकाल में आज का विषय था शौचालय न होने पर बहुओं ने छोड़ा ससुराल। सवाल है कि क्या घरों में शौचालय न होने से महिलाओं के खिलाफ अपराध बढ़े? चर्चा में शामिल मेहमानों की क्या राय थी.
Sunday, August 10, 2014 - 20:15
Aaj Tak
Tinytots, Vrindavan widows and other widows tied rakhi to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.