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Menstrual Hygiene Day 2020: This NGO Is Teaching People To Produce Reusable Sanitary Kits, Breaking Taboo Around Menstruation

Menstrual Hygiene Day 2020: This NGO Is Teaching People To Produce Reusable Sanitary Kits, Breaking Taboo Around Menstruation
As part of its project WASH (Women Sanitation hygiene), Dehradun based NGO Humans For Humanity is creating awareness about menstruation, menstrual hygiene, and teaching people to produce reusable sanitary napkin kits and earn from the same
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Coronavirus Outbreak: ‘Mask Up Now’, Says Delhi Based Firm With Their Innovative Contactless Delivery Of Face Masks

Coronavirus Outbreak: ‘Mask Up Now’, Says Delhi Based Firm With Their Innovative Contactless Delivery Of Face Masks
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A Delhi based creative technology solution company called OtherLogic Experiential India (OLE India) has innovated a contactless mask vending machine ‘MaskUpNow’ to fight Coronavirus
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COVID-19 Testing: In A Fight Against Coronavirus, Remodelled Buses To Run As Mobile Clinics In Bengaluru

COVID-19 Testing: In A Fight Against Coronavirus, Remodelled Buses To Run As Mobile Clinics In Bengaluru
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In Bengaluru, Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation’s (KSRTC) buses have been remodelled into a mobile clinic to ramp up COVID-19 testing and provide healthcare services to people
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Will Coronavirus Lockdown Delay India’s Commitment To Phase Out Single-use Plastic By 2022?

Will Coronavirus Lockdown Delay India’s Commitment To Phase Out Single-use Plastic By 2022?
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While humans are staying indoors due to coronavirus induced lockdown, nature is thriving, healing and highlighting the damage being done to the environment, one of them being plastic pollution
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Fight Against COVID-19: Aarogya Setu App Now Accessible To People Without Smartphones

Fight Against COVID-19: Aarogya Setu App Now Accessible To People Without Smartphones
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In its fight against COVID-19, the Union Health Ministry has implemented Aarogya Setu Interactive Voice Response System (IVRS) for including the citizens with feature phones and landline
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WHO Special Envoy Appreciates India For Keeping A Good Eye On Coronavirus Despite Low Testing When Compared To Other Countries

WHO Special Envoy Appreciates India For Keeping A Good Eye On Coronavirus Despite Low Testing When Compared To Other Countries
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Dr David Nabarro, World Health Organisation’s Special Envoy on COVID-19 appreciated India for having a low fatality rate and slower doubling time of coronavirus cases
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Government Announces Results Of Star Rating Of Garbage Free Cities, 6 Urban Local Bodies Get 5 Star Rating

Government Announces Results Of Star Rating Of Garbage Free Cities, 6 Urban Local Bodies Get 5 Star Rating
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Star rating of garbage-free cities 2019-2020: Six cities have been certified as 5-star, 65 cities have been certified as 3-star and 70 cities have got the 1-star rating
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Fighting COVID-19: Kerala Revises Quarantine Guidelines For People Returning From Other States, Offers Home Quarantine

Fighting COVID-19: Kerala Revises Quarantine Guidelines For People Returning From Other States, Offers Home Quarantine
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According to the revised guidelines by Kerala government, asymptomatic people whose COVID-19 test results are negative will be sent to home quarantine for 14 days
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#InternationalNursesDay: As The World Battles COVID-19, People Thank Unsung Heroes For Their Selfless Service

#InternationalNursesDay: As The World Battles COVID-19, People Thank Unsung Heroes For Their Selfless Service
The theme for International Nurses Day 2020 is ‘Nursing the World to Health’, which assumes special importance in the middle if a fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. This year the day marks the 200th birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is A Coronavirus And COVID-19?

Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is A Coronavirus And COVID-19?
The Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), a new strain of Coronavirus which was detected only after the outbreak was reported in China’s Wuhan in the end of 2019
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Actor Hrithik Roshan Shows Gratitude To Corona Warriors, Gets Hand Sanitisers Delivered For Mumbai Police

Actor Hrithik Roshan Shows Gratitude To Corona Warriors, Gets Hand Sanitisers Delivered For Mumbai Police
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Thanking police forces for battling against coronavirus from the frontline, actor Hrithik Roshan made a contribution towards safeguarding their health and safety, provided hand sanitisers
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Indian Railways On COVID-19 Duty: Train Coaches To Be Converted Into COVID-19 Care Centre At 215 Stations

Indian Railways On COVID-19 Duty: Train Coaches To Be Converted Into COVID-19 Care Centre At 215 Stations
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Special COVID-19 train coaches will be parked at 215 railway stations across 23 states. While at 85 stations, the Ministry of Railways will provide healthcare staff, states will fulfill the staff and medicine requirement at 130 stations
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Jamshedpur Based NGO Addresses The Menstrual Needs Of Rural Girls During Coronavirus Lockdown

Jamshedpur Based NGO Addresses The Menstrual Needs Of Rural Girls During Coronavirus Lockdown
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While the nation is living under a coronavirus induced lockdown and fighting COVID-19, girls in East Singhbhum district of Jamshedpur are waging a war to maintain menstrual hygiene
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Indore To Monitor COVID-19 Patients In Home Isolation Through Its Mobile Application

Indore To Monitor COVID-19 Patients In Home Isolation Through Its Mobile Application
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Indore Municipal Corporation’s mobile application Indore 311 has a new feature ‘home isolation’ to monitor the health of COVID-19 patients isolated at their home
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