Posts by: Aishwarya Upadhyay

Aishwarya Upadhyay

These Students In Ludhiana Are Giving A Swachh Twist To Birthday Celebrations At School

These Students In Ludhiana Are Giving A Swachh Twist To Birthday Celebrations At School
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A school student in rural Ludhiana decided to distribute soaps instead of candies on her birthday with the aim to help her classmates inculcate the habit of handwashing
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Can Artificial Rain Help Curb Air Pollution In Delhi?

Can Artificial Rain Help Curb Air Pollution In Delhi?
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As authorities contemplate to induce artificial rain in NCR to curb the air pollution, here’s everything you need to know about the phenomenon
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Air Pollution: CPCB Issues Notices To EDMC and SDMC for Inaction, Asks Why Shouldn’t They Be Prosecuted

Air Pollution: CPCB Issues Notices To EDMC and SDMC for Inaction, Asks Why Shouldn’t They Be Prosecuted
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The notices, issued by the CPCB Chairman, lists the instances where the local bodies failed to address public grievances and asked them to respond within 48 hours
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Ludhiana’s Police Stations To Have Separate Toilets For Women, Finally!

Ludhiana’s Police Stations To Have Separate Toilets For Women, Finally!
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The Ludhiana Police Commisionerate has signed an MoU with Bharti Foundation to build separate toilets for women in 40 police stations throughout the city
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In Pictures: Yamuna River Shows Signs Of Extreme Pollution With Toxic Froth

In Pictures: Yamuna River Shows Signs Of Extreme Pollution With Toxic Froth
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As per the panel that is monitoring the action plan to clean Yamuna, absence of sewer networks in unauthorised colonies in the national capital region is one of the biggest reasons behind the pollution in the river
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PM Modi Defines His Commitment To The Environment As Part Of Indian Culture

PM Modi Defines His Commitment To The Environment As Part Of Indian Culture
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PM Modi’s statement comes after a Twitter user shared a video of his speech where he can be heard elaborating on the country’s leap towards clean energy
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India’s First All-In-One Sewer Cleaning ‘Hope’ Machine Unveiled On World Toilet Day

India’s First All-In-One Sewer Cleaning ‘Hope’ Machine Unveiled On World Toilet Day
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In a bid to end manual scavenging, ‘Hope’ Machine costing Rs. 43 Lakhs and will provide all the services to clean manholes in the coming days
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Swachh Rail: Central Railway Introduces E-Toilets In Coaches

Swachh Rail: Central Railway Introduces E-Toilets In Coaches
After a series of steps taken by the Indian Railways to make the trains cleaner and more hygienic, the Central Railway announced that it will be adding e-toilets to coaches
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West Bengal Citizens May Have To Pay Up To Rs. 1 Lakh Fine For Littering, Spitting In Public Places

West Bengal Citizens May Have To Pay Up To Rs. 1 Lakh Fine For Littering, Spitting In Public Places
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West Bengal government has created a panel to reinforce the existing laws against littering and spitting in the public places
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Delhi Air Quality ‘Very Poor’ After Unusual Improvement, Experts Doubt the Efficiency Of Cloud Seeding

Delhi Air Quality ‘Very Poor’ After Unusual Improvement, Experts Doubt the Efficiency Of Cloud Seeding
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Delhi’s air quality has been fluctuating between poor and very poor this week, meanwhile experts question the long term viability of artificial rain
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#DeepVeer Go Green: Deepika Padukone And Ranveer Singh Choose Eco-Friendly Cutlery For Their Bengaluru Reception 

#DeepVeer Go Green: Deepika Padukone And Ranveer Singh Choose Eco-Friendly Cutlery For Their Bengaluru Reception 
Bollywood power couple Deepika and Ranveer kept their Bengaluru reception plastic free by using cutlery made of sugarcane fibre
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World Toilet Summit 2018: Swachh Bharat Ambassador Akshay Kumar Talks About The Need For Clean Toilets

World Toilet Summit 2018: Swachh Bharat Ambassador Akshay Kumar Talks About The Need For Clean Toilets
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On World Toilet Day, Actor Akshay Kumar talked about the impact of movies in spreading awareness about Swachh Bharat Mission and the importance of toilets for maintaining sanitation and hygiene
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IKEA Plans To Convert Rice Straw Into Home Products To Tackle Air Pollution From Stubble Burning In Delhi-NCR

IKEA Plans To Convert Rice Straw Into Home Products To Tackle Air Pollution From Stubble Burning In Delhi-NCR
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IKEA has launched its “Better Air Now” initiative with the aim to contribute to the serious issue of air pollution, starting with converting the paddy straw into a renewable material source
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Air Pollution: Delhi Air Quality Settles in ‘Very Poor’ Category After Brief Respite

Air Pollution: Delhi Air Quality Settles in ‘Very Poor’ Category After Brief Respite
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After a relief for three days, Delhi air quality was back in the very poor category with the AQI of 324 on Monday afternoon
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