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Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna, Real Life PadMan Among Those Who Welcome GST Exemption On Sanitary Pads

Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna, Real Life PadMan Among Those Who Welcome GST Exemption On Sanitary Pads
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GST Council's decision to exempt sanitary pads from the tax of 12 percent has been welcomed by everyone from ordinary citizens, politicians to celebrities.
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GST Council Meet: Congratulations Women! Sanitary Pads Are Now Exempt From GST But There Are Other Challenges

GST Council Meet: Congratulations Women! Sanitary Pads Are Now Exempt From GST But There Are Other Challenges
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Under GST or Goods and Services Tax, sanitary napkins were taxed at 12 per cent which had a direct bearing on the cost of the pads and kept it out of reach of many
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1000 Electric Buses Still A Year Away, Delhi Government Replies To Supreme Court On Its Implementation

1000 Electric Buses Still A Year Away, Delhi Government Replies To Supreme Court On Its Implementation
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Delhi government on July 19 filed an affidavit in reply to Supreme Court’s queries on procurement of electric buses to augment the public transport system in Delhi and combat the problem of air pollution
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Delhi’s ‘Green Budget’ Is On Track, Says Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Delhi’s ‘Green Budget’ Is On Track, Says Deputy CM Manish Sisodia
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During the first review meeting of Delhi’s Green Budget, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia said that work on tree plantations, clean fuels and solar panels was progressing well
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Dia Mirza Shares A List Of Plastic Items To Give Up On Seeing A Video Of A River Of Plastic In Pristine Himalayas

Dia Mirza Shares A List Of Plastic Items To Give Up On Seeing A Video Of A River Of Plastic In Pristine Himalayas
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Actor Dia Mirza shares a disturbing video of a Himalayan River choking with plastics and shares a checklist of 10-single-use plastic items that people need to give up immediately
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Maharashtra Plantation Drive: A Citizens' Movement In Mumbai Aims To Plant 800 Trees By July End

Maharashtra Plantation Drive: A Citizens' Movement In Mumbai Aims To Plant 800 Trees By July End
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The Cuffe Parade Residents Association (CPRA) has taken up the responsibility to purify the city’s air by planting 800 trees in the south Mumbai area
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In Hyderabad, A Composting Request Goes Out To Bulk Generators In Form Of Protest By Civic Body Officials

In Hyderabad, A Composting Request Goes Out To Bulk Generators In Form Of Protest By Civic Body Officials
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Hyderabad’s civic body estimates that composting by bulk generators will result in up to 900 metric tonnes of less waste generated in the city daily
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Swachh Tricks Up His Sleeve, This Magician Uses Magic To Spread Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Message In Mangaluru

Swachh Tricks Up His Sleeve, This Magician Uses Magic To Spread Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Message In Mangaluru
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Famed magician Kudroli Ganesh, currently, is on a mission to visit 100 schools in Mangaluru and teach children about hygiene, cleanliness and waste management using his art form- magic
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“Shun Plastic Usage During Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrations”, Dia Mirza Urges People To Protect Environment

“Shun Plastic Usage During Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrations”, Dia Mirza Urges People To Protect Environment
Actor Dia Mirza urged the people and leaders in Mumbai to do their bit by eradicating the use of plastic during Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations
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Free India From Trash: 5 Smart Ways To Upcycle Waste Into Things Of Daily Utility

Free India From Trash: 5 Smart Ways To Upcycle Waste Into Things Of Daily Utility
Don your creative hat and help beat waste in India by upcycling your old products and waste into treasure, here’s some help
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Combating Indoor Air Pollution: 5 Plants To Make Your Home Clean And Green

Combating Indoor Air Pollution: 5 Plants To Make Your Home Clean And Green
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According to a report by the World Health Organisation, 4.3 million people worldwide die due to poor air quality inside the house
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Swachh Mumbai: 1500 Volunteers Take Part In A 24-Hour Clean-up At Worli Fort

Swachh Mumbai: 1500 Volunteers Take Part In A 24-Hour Clean-up At Worli Fort
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After cleaning up Dadar beach, Mumbai’s swachh warrior Chinu Kwatra undertakes the mission to clean-up Worli Fort
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Swachh Survekshan Rankings Prompt Thiruvananthapuram To Revive 10 Waste-To-Biogas Plants

Swachh Survekshan Rankings Prompt Thiruvananthapuram To Revive 10 Waste-To-Biogas Plants
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The 10 waste treatment plants that the Thiruvananthapuram Municipal Corporation now plans to revive had been shut down due to contractors incurring huge losses while running these
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60 Lakh Toilets Built In Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

60 Lakh Toilets Built In Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis
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Praising the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, CM Devendra Fadnavis said that Maharashtra has done exceptionally well to build over 60 lakh toilets in just four years
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