World Toilet Day: A tour of Delhi’s Sulabh Museum and funny potty stories from around the world

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With World Toilet Day approaching on November 19, Amrita Madhukalya takes you to India’s only toilet museum that’s as informative as it is unusual Crappy Chronicles 1. Toilet replica of King Louis XIV’s throne 2. Two-storeyed US toilet. The top floor was reserved for managers; employees used the bottom one 3. Elaborate floral chamber pots… Read more »

Sulabh International founder gets NGO leadership award

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Social activist and Sulabh International founder Bindeshwar Pathak has been awarded for his work in the field of public sanitation.  The 'NGO Leadership and Excellence Award', instituted by the World CSR Congress, was given to Pathak on the occasion of the World CSR Day yesterday and comprises a trophy and citation, according to a press statement. … Read more »

Soon, a course in ‘sociology and sanitation’ at Hindi varsity

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WARDHA: Responding to the call of Sulabh sanitation movement's founder Bindeshwar Pathak, Wardha-based Mahatma Gandhi International Hindi University (MGIHU) is introducing 'Sociology and Sanitation' in their curriculum. "It will be taught to sociology students from the next academic year commencing in June," vice-chancellor Vibhuti Narain Rai told TOI. He added that Pathak had recently given a presentation on… Read more »