Posts by: Aishwarya Upadhyay

Aishwarya Upadhyay

India-Set Documentary About Menstruation, ‘Period. End Of Sentence.’ Grabs An Oscar At The 91st Academy Awards

India-Set Documentary About Menstruation, ‘Period. End Of Sentence.’ Grabs An Oscar At The 91st Academy Awards
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The short film, ‘Period. End Of Sentence.’ backed by Indian producer Guneet Monga's Sikhya Entertainment, is the story of women of UP’s Kathikera village who produce sanitary napkins in a community where the stigma associated with menstruation runs high
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Air Pollution: Delhi Air Quality Improves To Moderate As National Capital Region Witnesses Rain

Air Pollution: Delhi Air Quality Improves To Moderate As National Capital Region Witnesses Rain
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Owing to the rainfall in the region, citizens of the national capital region breathed a sigh of relief as they experienced an air quality between ‘moderate’ and ‘satisfactory’
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'Period. End Of Sentence.' Oscar Nominated Documentary Shows Rural India’s Culture Surrounding Menstruation

'Period. End Of Sentence.' Oscar Nominated Documentary Shows Rural India’s Culture Surrounding Menstruation
The film, ‘Period. End Of Sentence’ shows the women of UP’s Kathikera village produce ‘Fly’ sanitary napkins despite the stigma and challenges associated with menstruation
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#BeatPlasticPollution: India Paves The Way To Combat Marine Pollution With Latest Partnerships

#BeatPlasticPollution: India Paves The Way To Combat Marine Pollution With Latest Partnerships
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The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has announced two major collaborations with developed countries like Norway and Germany to help combat marine pollution
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Andhra Pradesh Aims For 10 Lakh Electric Vehicles By 2024, Amaravati To Stop Registrations Of Petrol And Diesel Cars

Andhra Pradesh Aims For 10 Lakh Electric Vehicles By 2024, Amaravati To Stop Registrations Of Petrol And Diesel Cars
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The Chandrababu Naidu-led government announced its new electric mobility policy with its aims to have one lakh slow and fast EV charging stations installed throughout the state in addition to ten lakh EVs by 2024
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West Bengal’s Nadia Is Educating School Students About Menstrual Hygiene Management With One Of A Kind Initiative

West Bengal’s Nadia Is Educating School Students About Menstrual Hygiene Management With One Of A Kind Initiative
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Pink Flag movement in Nadia, West Bengal, teaches adolescent girls about menstruation through interactive activities like quiz, storytelling, essay competitions among others
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From Menstrual Hygiene Products To Composting Kits, This Bengaluru Duo Is Making Sustainable Living Stress-Free

From Menstrual Hygiene Products To Composting Kits, This Bengaluru Duo Is Making Sustainable Living Stress-Free
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Malini Parmar and Smita Kulkarni’s firm manufactures menstrual cups, reusable cloth pads and diapers, natural cleaning agents and composting kits among other environment friendly solutions
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Budget 2019: 50 Per Cent Cut In Pollution Control Budget Angers Experts

Budget 2019: 50 Per Cent Cut In Pollution Control Budget Angers Experts
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Experts condemned the reduction of budget for pollution control by 50 per cent, labelling the interim budget as “election friendly”
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One Of The Most Visited Tourist Spot Of Karnataka, Panchakalyani Lake To Be Revived By Infosys Foundation

One Of The Most Visited Tourist Spot Of Karnataka, Panchakalyani Lake To Be Revived By Infosys Foundation
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The philanthropic arm of the IT firm Infosys has announced the revival project of the polluted Panchakalyani lake in Karnataka
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Swachh Survekshan 2019: Delhi Spreads The Message Of ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ Throughout The City

Swachh Survekshan 2019: Delhi Spreads The Message Of ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’ Throughout The City
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With Swachh Survekshan under way, a look at how the four major zones of the national capital are generating awareness about cleanliness and Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
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For Every Sale, This Brand Is Educating A Young Girl About Menstrual Hygiene And Gifting Her A Sanitary Kit

For Every Sale, This Brand Is Educating A Young Girl About Menstrual Hygiene And Gifting Her A Sanitary Kit
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The campaign, which was launched on Republic day, is aimed towards educating young women in rural India about the need for menstrual hygiene and it has aided more than 2000 girls
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After Information Technology Capital, Bengaluru Could Be Electric Vehicle Capital, Says Karnataka Minister K.J. George

After Information Technology Capital, Bengaluru Could Be Electric Vehicle Capital, Says Karnataka Minister K.J. George
speaking at the inauguration Electric Vehicle Summit K J George, the large and small scale industry minister of Karnataka, emphasiSzed on the need for research and development of vehicles that run on green energy
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Swachh Survekshan 2019: Indore Aims For A Swachh Hat-Trick, City Walls Promote Different Messages Through Art

Swachh Survekshan 2019: Indore Aims For A Swachh Hat-Trick, City Walls Promote Different Messages Through Art
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After bagging the title of Cleanest City in India twice in a row, will Indore be able to claim the title again?
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800 National Cadets Corps Champion The Cause Of Menstrual Hygiene

800 National Cadets Corps Champion The Cause Of Menstrual Hygiene
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The NIINE movement conducted a workshop in the NCC camp in Delhi cantonment with 800 cadets, aimed at raising awareness about the importance of menstrual hygiene and breaking the taboos associated with menstruation
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