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MP: Bride gets Rs 51,000 if groom takes selfie in toilet as per govt scheme

The initiative is aimed at ensuring that toilets are constructed in every household in the state.

11 Oct 2019 9:21 AM

Solid gold toilet, once offered to Donald Trump, stolen from London palace

The toilet, valued at roughly 1 million pounds (USD 1.25 million), was the work of Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan.

15 Sep 2019 4:28 PM

Officer arrested for secretly trying to film people in New Zealand's US Embassy toilet

One of New Zealand's highest ranking military officers was Thursday found guilty of trying to secretly film people in the toilet.

18 Apr 2019 4:33 PM

Toilet: A story of desperation in rural India

A Swachh Bharat Abhiyan beneficiary was asked for a bribe in return for a subsidy to build a toilet in his home.

28 Jul 2018 12:56 AM

FIFA World Cup 2018: Fans trigger plumbing disaster in bid to use loo

Japan fans following their team's 2-1 World Cup win over Colombia risked triggering a plumbing disaster of biblical proportions.

23 Jun 2018 8:36 AM


School in Telangana to get toilets following two girls' letter to judiciary

The two students said they were happy that, thanks to judicial intervention, their school would have these amenities.

12 Feb 2018 5:03 PM

Man hospitalised as his rectum falls out after playing phone games on toilet for 30 minutes

The victim was rushed to the hospital after the six-inch body part fell out later in the day.

10 Feb 2018 12:49 PM

Seattle family discovers python in apartment toilet

Officers helped remove the snake, and personnel with the Pacific Northwest Herpetological Society picked it up.

29 Nov 2017 4:16 PM

Indian women in queue for toilet would stretch 4 times around earth: report

Despite Swachh Bharat Mission, more than 732 million people still relieve themselves in the open or in unsafe, unhygienic toilets.

17 Nov 2017 9:45 PM

Boy drowns in school toilet in Africa

Horrific mum arrives to find arm of five-year-old reaching out from sewage pit.

15 Nov 2017 3:12 PM


Young boy finds python below the toilet lid

Southend schoolboy horrified when he lifted the lid of his toilet and found a three-foot snake inside it.

05 Sep 2017 4:55 PM

Madhya Pradesh family turns toilet into a kitchen

Villager received Rs 12,000 subsidy under Swachchh Bharat.

02 Sep 2017 7:16 AM

Rajasthan woman says goodbye to husband after he fails to build toilet at home

The woman had filed a divorce petition in the court as the husband failed to build a toilet despite repeated assurances.

19 Aug 2017 6:05 PM

Loo who’s talking!

It is not about just building the toilets, but also encouraging them to use it for hygienic and health reasons, says Salman Khan.

11 Jun 2017 12:37 AM

UP: 90-yr-old woman sells her 5 goats to construct toilet for 120-yr-old mother-in-law

Chandana said she decided to construct a toilet after her mother-in-law fell down and broke her leg while going out to defecate.

14 May 2017 6:57 PM


Chhattisgarh: Toilets built under Swacch Bharat Abhiyaan 'stolen' from woman's home

The 2 women wanted their toilets to be traced and action taken against those involved in the 'theft', house officer Ishaak Khalko said.

11 May 2017 2:24 PM

Alert woman catches man filming her in office toilet

When the woman was freshening up, she felt as if someone was clicking pics with a mobile.

27 Apr 2017 2:55 AM

Unbuilt toilets in MP turn into paan shops, kitchens

The family members have been forced to go out to attend nature’s call.

19 Feb 2017 12:35 AM

Toilet at home mandatory for candidates at local polls in Maharashtra

An official in the CM's office said the candidates will have to submit self-certification, or a certificate of competent authority.

31 Jan 2017 8:57 PM

Cashless marriage after toilet is built at groom's home in Jharkhand

Gifts were presented to the couple online or through cheques by their friends and family.

10 Jan 2017 12:34 PM