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Corporation Ordered To Inspect 'Dhobi Khana'

CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has directed the zonal officer and the Assistant Health Officer of Chennai Corporation at Ayanavaram to inspect the housing board complex at TVK Nagar, Sembium, periodically and in a surprise manner to ascertain as to ... New Indian Express, 5 days ago
Punishment Lowered For Sacked CISF Dhobi New Indian Express, 5 days ago
'Constable dhobi's removal from CISF quashed Press Trust of India, 5 days ago

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Washermen community in Dindigul allege neglect

DINDIGUL: It has been 42 years since the dhobi ghat at Chinnalapatti was thrown open for the washermen in 1972 but around 500 families of washermen say that the living conditions in the area is miserable and no government official has ever cared to ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Indian Express

HC asks state to invite fresh bids to revamp century-old site

Dhobi ghat at Mahalakshmi (Source: Express photo) Summary Mahalakshmi Dhobi Ghat redevelopment stalled. Bombay High Court asks state govt to invite fresh bids. After a secret ballot held in March failed to seal the fate of the stalled ...
 Indian Express1 month ago Invite fresh bids for Dhobi Ghat revamp, Bombay high court tells Maharashtra government  Times of India1 month ago Provision of security lights from dhobi ghat bldg [TendersInfo (India)]  TMC Net1 month ago

Tamil Nadu CM opens 'Dhobi khana,' porch for MLAs

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today inaugurated 'Dhobi Khana' built at a cost of Rs 46 lakh in the MLA Hostel located at the Government Omandurar Estate. An official release here today said the dhobi khana was inaugurated by the Chief ...
 NewKerala.com2 weeks ago
Business Standard

Govt plans to turn Delhi into a world-class city

tion of bio-digester public toilets, conversion of Barapullah drain into a green zone, automatic washing machines at dhobi ghats, cleaning and lighting of public buildings and increasing the capacity of parking lots are some of the steps that the ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago Delhi cleanup drive kicks in  Smart Investor1 month ago 376 toilets for women to be built as part of drive to beautify city  Indian Express1 month ago

Bank attender killed in public

Hyderabad: A 50-year-old man was killed in a broad daylight by his son-in-law at the Dhobi Ghat in Puranapul on Saturday. The man was pulled down from his scooter and attacked with sharp weapons while he was on way to work. The killer held a ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Washing a Dhobi's Dirty Linen in Public

The other day a forgetful friend quipped tongue-in-cheek, My dhobi thoughtfully cleans out my pockets before washing my clothes! This inevitably reminded me of the dhobis, good and bad, Ive so far known. In my boarding school in Tiruchi in the ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
The Hindu

A neat career out of dirty linen

"What! You want to become a dhobi?" R. Balachandar's mother had exclaimed in horror. "Who will marry you?" Three years on, Balachandar is happily married, and is the CEO of the Laundry Project, his start-up venture which is looking at an annual ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

A sense of drama in real life

Hellmuth Conz’s photographs present a poetic vision of the everyday lives of the workers at dhobi ghat
 The Hindu2 months ago
Deccan chronicle

Monica Dogra's off the beaten track

Mumbai: Monica Dogra has left her Dhobi Ghat days far behind. And though the actress and singer might not have the commercial success that other mainstream actresses do, she is quietly making a mark for herself. One such example is her upcoming 12-minute ...
 Deccan chronicle2 months ago
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