Opinion  /  Published 25.11.19

Doubts about Modi's claim on open defecation

Truth is one of the victims of competitive populism. This is because one of the main objectives of p
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 16.10.19

Mary Kom proves sporting skills are not gender-specific

Sir — The six-time gold medalist in boxing, M.C. Mary Kom, has shown, once again, that excelling i
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 12.10.19

Scent of a wedding: Toilet selfie required

A wedding, one wisecrack goes, is a funeral where two people who find themselves on the altar of mat
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 26.09.19

Defecating kids lynched

Two Dalit children who had no toilet at home were allegedly beaten to death by upper caste men for r
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 04.08.19

Toilets for disabled at stations

The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has constructed 377 disabled-friendly toilets in all its statio
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

India  /  Published 14.07.19

Activist highlights casteism of Swachh Bharat

In her budget speech last week finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman mentioned the union governme
By in Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 07.07.19

The budget resembled a set of wishes contained in a political manifesto

The Union budget, contrary to expectations, did not contain any big bangs. The new finance ministerâ
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 19.05.19

Buzz words across districts of east UP: Modi toilets & Yogi cows

Across the districts of east Uttar Pradesh, two things catch the eye and dominate conversations: “
By J.P. Yadav in Ghazipur (Uttar Pradesh)

North East  /  Published 10.05.19

Toilet trauma for NRC applicants

Rashida Begum, 45, waited patiently in an unending queue at the Chenga Unnayan Khanda development bl
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.01.19

Loo & behold, hygiene at Rs 3 in Dhanbad

The coal town civic body has started selling sanitary napkins at subsidised rates in all 45 public t
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad


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