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National Menstrual Conclave: Working Women Urge Office Administration To Make Working Space Menstrual Sensitised
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National Menstrual Conclave: Working Women Urge Office Administration To Make Working Space Menstrual Sensitised

Even though there is a rise in awareness of menstruation, working spaces and mindsets need to change for office to become a comfortable space for women during menstruation
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National Green Tribunal Has Asked The Delhi Government To Prepare A Detailed Action Plan On Treatment of Municipal Solid Waste
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National Green Tribunal Has Asked The Delhi Government To Prepare A Detailed Action Plan On Treatment of Municipal Solid Waste

After giving quite sometime to act about solid waste disposal in Delhi, the NGT has set deadline for the state to come up with an action plan.
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IT Firm Raises Concern Over E-Waste Generation In Odisha, Says It May Touch 2050 Million Tonnes By 2021
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IT Firm Raises Concern Over E-Waste Generation In Odisha, Says It May Touch 2050 Million Tonnes By 2021

The Manufacturers Association for Information Technology (MAIT) had conducted a workshop where it stressed on the need to develop e-waste recycling units
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To Curb Open Defecation, National Green Tribunal Directs Officials To Construct Toilets In Delhi’s Unauthorised Colonies
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To Curb Open Defecation, National Green Tribunal Directs Officials To Construct Toilets In Delhi’s Unauthorised Colonies

Last week, the National Green Tribunal banned open defecation and waste disposal on the floodplains of Yamuna and imposed a fine of Rs 5,000 incase of violations
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To Make South Delhi Markets Garbage-Free, South Delhi Municipal Corporation Starts Night Sweeping
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To Make South Delhi Markets Garbage-Free, South Delhi Municipal Corporation Starts Night Sweeping

To promote waste segregation, 5,000 dustbins in green and blue colours have been distributed in 400 South Delhi markets
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‘Namami Gange’ Tour: Uma Bharti To Inspect Ganga Clean-Up In 5 States
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‘Namami Gange’ Tour: Uma Bharti To Inspect Ganga Clean-Up In 5 States

During her 15-day tour, Uma Bharti will interact with multiple people in her ‘Ganga Chaupal’ meetings to strengthen the cleaning process of Ganga
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Students from Harvard visited some of Gurugram's societies
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Harvard Students Visit Residential Colonies In Gurugram To Look At Sustainable Waste Management Models

Gurugram, despite its plush offices and buildings, failed to rank among the top 100 clean cities in India
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Mayor Kamaljeet Sehrawat Directs Officials To Make South Delhi Municipal Corporation Open Defecation Free By June 30
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Mayor Kamaljeet Sehrawat Directs Officials To Make South Delhi Municipal Corporation Open Defecation Free By June 30

South Delhi Municipal Corporation has claimed that out of 104 wards 92 have already become open defecation free
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Uttarakhand has achieved some significant successes
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Ganga Clean-up: Uttarakhand Leads The Way With Newly Constructed Sewerage Systems Under Namami Gange

Uttarakhand has achieved some significant successes with regard to improved sewerage systems and construction of new STPs under the Namami Gange programme
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River Clean-Up: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, M Venkaiah Naidu Reviews Dravyavati Nullah
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Nullah To River: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, M Venkaiah Naidu Review Dravyavati Rejuvenation Project

Earlier this month Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje had directed officials to set up sewage treatment plants to clean 170 MLD (Millions of Liters Per Day) water from the Dravyavati river
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Bellandur Lake Tragedy: National Green Tribunal Shuts 76 Polluting Industries, Asks Authorities To Cut Water, Electricity Supply
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Bellandur Lake Tragedy: National Green Tribunal Shuts 76 Polluting Industries, Asks Authorities To Cut Water, Electricity Supply

Apart from industries, the National Green Tribunal has said that housing societies and residential colonies need to have sewage treatment plants work within the prescribed parameters, failing which the electricity and water supply will be disconnected
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World Bank Rates Swachh Bharat Abhiyan As ‘Moderately Unsatisfactory’
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World Bank Rates Swachh Bharat Abhiyan As ‘Moderately Unsatisfactory’

As per the National Family Health Survey Report conducted between 2015 and 2016, more than half of country’s population lacked improved sanitation facilities- a system that separates human excreta from human contact
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This Housewife Gets An Applause From Prime Minister Narendra Modi For Recycling Plastic Waste
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This Housewife Gets An Applause From Prime Minister Narendra Modi For Recycling Plastic Waste

Calling her plastic recycled gifts made from wrappers and polythene, ‘beautiful’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appreciated Gita Devi’s craft
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Parihar Block In Remote Bihar Declared Open Defecation Free
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Parihar Block In Remote Bihar Declared Open Defecation Free

Out of 273 gram panchayats in Sitamarhi district of Bihar, 160 were declared open defecation free on May 23
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan App Launched For 116 Monuments, Visitors Can Now Report About Uncleanliness
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan App Launched For 116 Monuments, Visitors Can Now Report About Uncleanliness

In coming few months, the government will install an intranet device in 116 Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) monuments across the country which will display information about progress of swachhta on visitor’s mobile app
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