Posts by: Sonia Bhaskar

Sonia Bhaskar

Valentine’s Day 2020: Break-up With Single-Use Plastic And Start A Relationship With Eco-friendly Alternatives, Appeals Actor Dia Mirza

Valentine’s Day 2020: Break-up With Single-Use Plastic And Start A Relationship With Eco-friendly Alternatives, Appeals Actor Dia Mirza
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Actor Dia Mirza, a vocal crusader of environmental causes has this appeal for everyone this Valentine’s Day
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Manual Scavenging: 376 Die In 5 Years, Only Half Of The Families Given Compensation, Minister Informs Lok Sabha

Manual Scavenging: 376 Die In 5 Years, Only Half Of The Families Given Compensation, Minister Informs Lok Sabha
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As per the data shared by Union minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale in the Lok Sabha, over 100 people have died in 2019 alone while cleaning sewers and septic tanks which is a jump of almost 62 per cent from 2018
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Nutrition In India: PETA India Calls For Vegan Mid-Day Meals, Experts Differ

Nutrition In India: PETA India Calls For Vegan Mid-Day Meals, Experts Differ
PETA India has written to education ministries across India to point out health dangers of meat, egg, and dairy consumption, but some experts differ
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‘Bring Plastic Waste, Get Free Snacks And Tea’, A Gujarat District's Mantra To Go Plastic-Free

‘Bring Plastic Waste, Get Free Snacks And Tea’, A Gujarat District's Mantra To Go Plastic-Free
Gujarat's Dahod district has opened up a unique café where depositing plastic waste can earn you snacks for free.
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Sand Artist Sudarshan Pattnaik’s Art Calls People To Support The Fight Against COVID-19

Coronavirus Outbreak: Sand Artist Sudarshan Pattnaik’s Art Calls People To Support The Fight Against COVID-19
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Declared by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern, the new coronavirus (COVID-19) has infected 43,103 people and killed 1,018, as on February 11
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National Deworming Day 2020: Ministers Took To Social Media To Spread Awareness

National Deworming Day 2020: Ministers Took To Social Media To Spread Awareness
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India observed National Deworming Day on February 10, to spread awareness about the importance of deworming and political leaders took to social media to share how their state was celebrating the day across India
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To Fight Coronavirus International Organisations Come Together To Fund Research

To Fight Coronavirus International Organisations Come Together To Fund  Research
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According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), $ 657 million (Rs. 4826.3 crore approximately) are required for the coronavirus preparedness and response plan launched by it for China and the other most vulnerable countries
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“Mohalla Clinics Have Revolutionized The Delivery Of Healthcare In Delhi,” Experts Laud Delhi’s 450 Mohalla Clinics

“Mohalla Clinics Have Revolutionized The Delivery Of Healthcare In Delhi,” Experts Laud Delhi’s 450 Mohalla Clinics
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Mohalla Clinics aim to make public healthcare more affordable and accessible by providing free health check-ups, consultations and medicines. Today, Delhi has at least 450 Mohalla Clinics
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National Deworming Day 2020: A Manual On Intestinal Worms And Their Prevention

National Deworming Day 2020: A Manual On Intestinal Worms And Their Prevention
The National Deworming Day was introduced to deworm all preschool and school-age children (enrolled and non-enrolled) between the ages of 1-19 years
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To Go Hunger-Free Kerala Launches Rs. 25 Meals At Select Food Courts And Free Food Delivery For Bedridden

To Go Hunger-Free Kerala Launches Rs. 25 Meals At Select Food Courts And Free Food Delivery For Bedridden
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Presented by the state Finance Minister Thomas Isaac, the state budget 2020-21 focuses on making Kerala a hunger-free state
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Kerala Declares Coronavirus A State Calamity, Here Are Five Things To Know About The Outbreak

Kerala Declares Coronavirus A State Calamity, Here Are Five Things To Know About The Outbreak
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On December 31, 2019, Wuhan, a city in China reported the first case of Novel Coronavirus and since then over 25,000 cases and 490 deaths have been confirmed in China
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Students Of This School In Nagaland Grow Their Own Organic Mid-Day Meals

Students Of This School In Nagaland Grow Their Own Organic Mid-Day Meals
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In one of its kind initiative, K Khel Government Middle School (GMS) in Viswema Village of Kohima, Nagaland encourages its students to grow organic food that is consumed by them in their mid-day meals
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Experts Address Myths Vs Facts About The Disease

Coronavirus Outbreak: Experts Address Myths Vs Facts About The Disease
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Since the virus is new, there are still a lot of things unknown about it which has given rise to misinformation and unproven claims
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Women Of Jharkhand’s Simdega District Are Tackling Menstrual Waste By Practising Plastic Free Periods

Women Of Jharkhand’s Simdega District Are Tackling Menstrual Waste By Practising Plastic Free Periods
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The Garima Abhiyan, a district-wide campaign run by the administration of Simdega district, Jharkhand, is breaking the taboo associated with menstruation by providing its women with eco-friendly sanitary pads
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