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A Microsoft alum, Brian Arbogast is used to thinking about the necessity of technological innovation…

A Microsoft alum, Brian Arbogast is used to thinking about the necessity of technological innovation – only now, he spends his days applying that type of thinking to fecal sludge…

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It’s been eight months since I wrote about the Indian Railways’ toilets and dove deep…

It’s been eight months since I wrote about the Indian Railways’ toilets and dove deep into the world of fecal sludge. This week my investigations continue at World Water Week…

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Gurgaon, a relatively new and largely privately developed city just south of Delhi, is littered…

Gurgaon, a relatively new and largely privately developed city just south of Delhi, is littered with bathtubs. They appear abandoned on sidewalks, under lone trees, beside shacks, found in piles…

Aurangabad, Maharashtra. Photograph: Tejas Pande.

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I visit Aurangabad, my home town (in the state of Maharashtra in western India), twice…

I visit Aurangabad, my home town (in the state of Maharashtra in western India), twice a year. The city changes upon every visit in subtle ways – a new brand,…