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Swachh Bharat Mission Unable To End Manual Scavenging, Say Activists

Mumbai: Swachh Bharat Abhiyan or Clean India Mission to modernise sanitation has failed to tackle the practice of low caste women clearing faeces by hand, and...

In This Tamil Nadu Village, Empowered Teenagers Take Charge, Fix Community’s...

Dharmapuri, Tamil Nadu: Early marriage of children, mostly girls, has been rampant in Tamil Nadu's Dharmapuri district, 300 km from the state capital Chennai. In...

Families Without Toilets In ‘Open Defecation Free’ Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala: Last year in November, Kerala was declared open defecation free by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. It was the third state in India...

Higher Incidents Of Rape In India Linked To Lack Of Toilets,...

Washington: Women in India who use open defecation are prone to sexual violence and infrastructure improvements can provide them with some level of protection,...

‘Save Us From Shame’: Bihar Girls Demand Toilets In A Unique...

Girl students from class 10 in Bihar have come up with a unique protest idea to ensure their  parents build toilets for them at home and they are spared from the shame of defecating in open.