Posts by: Aishwarya Upadhyay

Aishwarya Upadhyay

Air Pollution: North India Experiences Momentous Swing In The Air Quality, Courtesy Of Favorable Meteorological Condition

Air Pollution: North India Experiences Momentous Swing In The Air Quality, Courtesy Of Favorable Meteorological Condition
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North India saw an unpredictable week as far as air pollution is concerned with the air quality touching all the categories from severe to satisfactory, owing to the favourable meteorological condition in the region
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Indore Does Away With Waste Of 15 Lakh MT On Its Landfill And This Is How The Empty Space Is Being Used

Indore Does Away With Waste Of 15 Lakh MT On Its Landfill And This Is How The Empty Space Is Being Used
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The cleanest city of India, Indore has crossed another milestone in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by successfully eliminating legacy waste of the city making it a no landfill city
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Swachh Kumbh: Union Minister Uma Bharti Addresses Swachhagrahi Sammelan, Reviews Sanitation Arrangements In Prayagraj

Swachh Kumbh: Union Minister Uma Bharti Addresses Swachhagrahi Sammelan, Reviews Sanitation Arrangements In Prayagraj
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Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Uma Bharti visited Prayagraj for the 2019 Kumbh Mela to review the sanitation arrangements made by the Uttar Pradesh government and interact with the 1,500 swachhagrahis working day and night to ensure cleanliness
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Bihar’s Muzaffarpur Is Changing The Face Of Waste Management And State's Other Cities Are Following Its Lead

Bihar’s Muzaffarpur Is Changing The Face Of Waste Management And State's Other Cities Are Following Its Lead
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Muzaffarpur has become the cleanest city of Bihar and the first city in North India to follow waste segregation at source, the waste management model of the city is being adapted by the other local bodies in the state
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Environment Ministry Rolls Out The Much Awaited National Clean Air Programme To Combat Air Pollution in 102 Cities

Environment Ministry Rolls Out The Much Awaited National Clean Air Programme To Combat Air Pollution in 102 Cities
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Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change maintains that the National Clean Air Programme will not be legally binding but besides aiming to reduce air pollution, pollution monitoring stations will be increased and efforts will be taken to increase awareness about the pollution
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Swachh Bharat Mission Well On Track To Achieve ODF India, Says Ministry After A Survey Suggests Data Gap

Swachh Bharat Mission Well On Track To Achieve ODF India, Says Ministry After A Survey Suggests Data Gap
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After a RICE study suggested the SBM data to be inaccurate at ground level, SBM issued a statement highlighting the gaps in the survey
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Minister Nitin Gadkari Highlights The Importance Of Water Conservation At The Launch Of Magazine ‘Jal Charcha’

Minister Nitin Gadkari Highlights The Importance Of Water Conservation At The Launch Of Magazine ‘Jal Charcha’
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Union Minister Nitin Gadkari stressed on the importance of water recycling and explained how his constituency in Maharashtra will be utilising treated water
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Air Pollution: Washington University To Be Part Of A Study On Air Quality Evaluation In Delhi

Air Pollution: Washington University To Be Part Of A Study On Air Quality Evaluation In Delhi
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The MoU is aimed at undertaking a joint study for the real time air quality monitoring and identification of pollution sources in Delhi for the duration of 18 months
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Plastic Pollution: This French Actor’s Organisation Is Converting Plastic Waste Into Fuel

Plastic Pollution: This French Actor’s Organisation Is Converting Plastic Waste Into Fuel
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The Earthwake Association backed by noted French comedian and actor, Samuel Le Bihan aims to collect and recover plastic waste and has invented a machine that can convert plastic into various types of synthetic fuels
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Find The Nearest Toilet: More Than 33,000 Public Toilets Across 835 Cities Have Been Mapped On Google Maps

Find The Nearest Toilet: More Than 33,000 Public Toilets Across 835 Cities Have Been Mapped On Google Maps
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You can find nearest public toilet across 835 Indian cities by typing “SBM Toilet” on Google maps or the Google search bar
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These Nagpur-Based Researchers Have Found A Way To Reuse The Most Common E-Waste - Dry Cell Batteries

These Nagpur-Based Researchers Have Found A Way To Reuse The Most Common E-Waste - Dry Cell Batteries
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A group of researchers from the Nagpur-based Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology have found a way to recycle the dry-cell batteries and obtain graphene also referred to as ‘new wonder material’
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The Temple Town Of Tirupati Imposes Fine On Open Urination, Collects Rs. 20,000 From About 200 Men

The Temple Town Of Tirupati Imposes Fine On Open Urination, Collects Rs. 20,000 From About 200 Men
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To tackle the issue of open urination, Municipal Corporation of Tirupati has imposed a fine of Rs. 100 against the practice
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Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Spreads The ‘Go Green’ Message Through His Sand Art Creation On New Year’s Eve

Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik Spreads The ‘Go Green’ Message Through His Sand Art Creation On New Year’s Eve
Internationally renowned sand artist, Sudarshan Pattnaik chose the theme of tree plantation to fight pollution and save the environment for his sand sculpture to mark the occasion of New Year
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10 Swachhagrahis Who Inspired The Country With Their Contribution Towards Swachh Bharat Abhiyan In 2018

10 Swachhagrahis Who Inspired The Country With Their Contribution Towards Swachh Bharat Abhiyan In 2018
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan may have been introduced by the government but its success belongs to the citizens who contributed tirelessly for the well-being of their community, here are 10 Swachhagrahis whose efforts towards propagating safe sanitation and hygiene got recognition in 2018 from Government of India
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