Delhi’s toilet museum among world’s weirdest

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WASHINGTON: A museum in New Delhi, which traces the history of the toilet for the past 4,500 years, has been ranked third among the world’s 10 weirdest museums by Time magazine. “From simple chamber pots to elaborate decorated Victorian toilet seats, you’ll see it all” at Sulabh International Museum of Toilets tracing “the entire evolution… Read more »

Museum of Toilets in Delhi ranked 3rd weirdest museum by Time

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India's Sulabh International Museum of Toilets is third on the list of the world's ten weirdest museums compiled by the Time magazine. India's Sulabh International Museum of Toilets is third on the list of the world's ten weirdest museums compiled by the Time magazine. The Delhi-based museum, which traces the history of the lavatories for… Read more »

From open defecation to toilets that produce biogas and fertiliser

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New innnovations in compost toilets aim to make a dent in sanitation and energy problems in the developing world     Oliver Balch Guardian Professional   The Hindu temples of Pashupatinath and Guheshwori in Kathmandu attract hundreds of thousands of visitors every year. Many come to the sacred sites in search of spiritual succour. Others… Read more »

टॉयलेट को लेकर तलाक की धमकी देने वाली महिला को सुलभ इंटरनेशनल देगा एक लाख का इनाम

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घर में टॉयलेट नहीं होने पर अपने पति को तलाक देने की धमकी देने वाली महिला को सुलभ इंटरनेशनल ने एक लाख रुपये से सम्मानित करने की घोषणा करते हुए उसके घर में एक मॉडर्न टॉयलेट बनाने का फैसला किया है. बिहार के पटना जिला के बिहटा अनुमंडल के सदेशोपुर निवासी अलख निरंजन की पत्‍नी… Read more »

भीख, भजन और दान के सहारे कटती सूनी ज़िंदगी

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बांके बिहारी मंदिर के पास की दुकान में भजन सुनाई दे रहा है- ‘वृंदावन की कुंज गलिन में दधि की मटकिया फोड़ गयो कान्हा बंसी वालो’.. आज वृंदावन की कुंजगलियों में न गोपियां हैं, न दही की मटकी है और न ही उन्हें कोई फोड़ने वाला. आज अगर इन गलियों में हैं विधवाएं और शून्य… Read more »

Sulabh Sauchalaya to begin toilet construction from Pashupati area

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KATHMANDU, APR 26 – After conquering India with sanitation facilities, Sulabh International is all set to expand its public toilet construction project to Nepal as well. On Friday, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the organisation and Zonta Club Kathmandu to construct public toilets also known as “Sulabh Sauchalaya” starting from the Pashupatinath and Guheshwori… Read more »

When Jack ‘Mr Toilet’ Sim visited an open defecation free village in India

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Prof Jack Sim is the founder of World Toilet Organization(WTO). Not having a university degree did not stop him from starting his own business at age 24. At 40, having reached financial independence, he retired from his business and dedicated his remaining years towards humanitarian causes that can give real meaning to his life. Prof Sim… Read more »

BBC World News Horizons explores why human waste is one of biggest public health issues facing world today

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In the 12th episode of the series, Adam Shaw travels to New York to meet Dr. Doulaye Kone, senior program officer for sanitation technology with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, to discuss how new technologies are changing the way we manage human waste.   As the urban population increases, this creates a growing and… Read more »