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Aastha Ahuja

Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative

Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative
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Make Independence Day 2019 celebrations eco-friendly by avoiding regular plastic flags and switching to green alternative – plantable flags that grow into plants
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World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Why Breastfeeding Is Important And A Must For Women

World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Why Breastfeeding Is Important And A Must For Women
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Here is why breastfeeding is important for both the infant and the mother's health and why there needs to be more awareness among women about it
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Travel From Delhi To Mumbai Made Plastic Free, Courtesy This Airlines

Travel From Delhi To Mumbai Made Plastic Free, Courtesy This Airlines
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To beat plastic pollution by reducing the use of plastic, Vistara airlines has decided to use paper cups to serve water to economy class passengers
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World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Actors Neha Dhupia, Sameera Reddy Spread Awareness About Breastfeeding

World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Actors Neha Dhupia, Sameera Reddy Spread Awareness About Breastfeeding
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On the occasion of World Breastfeeding Week, actors Neha Dhupia and Sameera Reddy talk about the need for awareness about breastfeeding and issues women face
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World Breastfeeding Week 2019: स्तनपान क्‍यों है महत्वपूर्ण है, जानिए महिलाओं के लिए क्‍यों है ये जरूरी

World Breastfeeding Week 2019: स्तनपान क्‍यों है महत्वपूर्ण है, जानिए महिलाओं के लिए क्‍यों है ये जरूरी
वर्ल्ड हेल्थ असेंबली (डब्ल्यूएचओ) ने ग्‍लोबल वैश्विक एक्सक्लूसिव ब्रेस्‍टफीडिंग (Breastfeeding) दर को 2012 में 38 फीसदी से बढ़ाकर 2025 में 50 प्रतिशत करने का लक्ष्य रखा है और दुनिया भर के शिशुओं के स्वास्थ्य में सुधार किया है. फिलहाल भारत में, केवल 55 प्रतिशत बच्चे स्तनपान करते हैं
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World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Five Things To Know

World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Five Things To Know
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Every year the world celebrates Breastfeeding Week from August 1 to August 7 to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of mothers and babies around the world
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Breastfeeding Can Prevent Around 1 Lakh Deaths Due To Diarrhoea, Acute Respiratory Infections And Pneumonia

Breastfeeding Can Prevent Around 1 Lakh Deaths Due To Diarrhoea, Acute Respiratory Infections And Pneumonia
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Currently, in India 55 per cent of children are exclusively breastfed as opposed to the global target of 50 per cent by 2025
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100 Electric Vehicles Charging Stations To Come Up In Noida, Soon

100 Electric Vehicles Charging Stations To Come Up In Noida, Soon
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Out of 100, two charging stations have already been installed in Noida in sector 63 and at gate number 2 of Noida Electronic City metro station, and will be in operation within a week
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Uttarakhand Plants 3,000 Trees In 2,700 Post Offices In The State, Chief Minister Lends Support

Uttarakhand Plants 3,000 Trees In 2,700 Post Offices In The State, Chief Minister Lends Support
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Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat took part in a tree plantation cum awareness walk organised in the state by the Post Office Department
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Sanitary Pad Dispensers, Incinerators And Baby Feeding Area, Noida To Open 4 Pink Toilets Only For Women

Sanitary Pad Dispensers, Incinerators And Baby Feeding Area, Noida To Open 4 Pink Toilets Only For Women
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Noida authority has decided to construct four pink toilets exclusively for women in public areas, on a pilot basis, to ensure hygiene and safety for women
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Garbage Collection In A Mess In Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad As A Decade Old Landfill Closes

Garbage Collection In A Mess In Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad As A Decade Old Landfill Closes
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In December, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) barred Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation (GMC) from dumping any kind of waste at the city’s Pratap Vihar landfill and since then the waste management is giving the city corporation a hard time
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An Exchange On Twitter Led Anand Mahindra To A Big Decision To Ban Plastic Bottles From Boardrooms. Here’s What Happened

An Exchange On Twitter Led Anand Mahindra To A Big Decision To Ban Plastic Bottles From Boardrooms. Here’s What Happened
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Chairman of Mahindra Group, Anand Mahindra, shared a couple of pictures on social media, an observant user pointed out the presence of plastic bottles and suggested that to switch to steel water bottles
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Air Pollution: What Is Particulate Matter And How Does It Affect The Human Body

Air Pollution: What Is Particulate Matter And How Does It Affect The Human Body
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Particulate matter (PM), nitrogen dioxide, sulphur dioxide and ozone are the major contributors to air pollution and determine the varied levels of air quality index. What is particulate matter and what are its harmful effects?
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Rainwater Harvesting: Conserve To Consume, Says This 40-year-old From Mumbai

Rainwater Harvesting: Conserve To Consume, Says This 40-year-old From Mumbai
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’99 per cent of the wells in Mumbai have dried up’, says 40-year-old Subhajit Mukherjee, a resident of Kandivali in Mumbai, who has come up with a cost-effective solution to conserve rainwater and recharge ground water
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