Jun 25, 2014
Lucknow, with a population of nearly three million and the capital of India's most populous state of Uttar Pradesh, doesn't have any public toilets for women and has a toilet for every 58,844 people, a Right to Information (RTI) application has revealed. #India #NewsTracker #BeatThis #lUCKNOW #Akhilesh Yadav #Health care #Sanitation #Lucknow Municipal Corporation
Jun 03, 2014
May 31, 2014
Not just health, but lack of menstrual hygiene management takes its toll on the education of young girls. According to Dasra and the Forbes Marshall survey, almost 23 percent of girls drop out of school when they start menstruating. #India #United Nations #Health #Time magazine #Sanitation #Rohingyas #Aakar Innovations #Goonj #Jayashree Industries #Dasra #Menstruation
May 28, 2014
The Congress leader, who passionately pushed the issue of sanitation during his stint in the rural development ministry in the UPA government, also termed as "encouraging" Munde's remarks on MNREGA and implementation of Land Acquisition Act. #India #BJP #Jairam Ramesh #NewsTracker #Gopinath Munde #households #Sanitation
Mar 23, 2014
Scientists who accepted the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's challenge to reinvent the toilet showcased their inventions in the Indian capital Saturday. The primary goal: to sanitise waste, use minimal water or electricity, and produce a usable product at low cost. #ThisisNext #Technology #Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation #Sanitation #Toilets #Toilet challenge
Oct 04, 2013
Jul 09, 2014
The BMW was heading south on Utica Ave. in East Flatbush around 1:30 a.m. when it struck the private sanitation truck which was making a left onto Ave. D, a witness at the scene said...
Jun 27, 2014
He’ll never really know his daddy. Seven-week-old Jesse Frosch slept in his weeping mother’s arm all through Friday’s funeral for his father, beloved city sanitation worker Steven Frosch...
Jun 23, 2014
Stephen Frosch left the NYPD in 1999 for what he thought would be a safer job with the city Sanitation Department...