Posts by: Sonia Bhaskar

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Heroes Of Swachh India: Dr S.P. Gon Chaudhuri From Kolkata Is Solving The Problem Of Electricity, Sanitation And Drinking Water Using Solar Energy

Heroes Of Swachh India: Dr S.P. Gon Chaudhuri From Kolkata Is Solving The Problem Of Electricity, Sanitation And Drinking Water Using Solar Energy
S.P. Gon Chaudhuri, an International Expert in the field of renewable energy, is addressing the three basic needs of rural India - electricity, clean drinking water, and sanitation through solar energy
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Heroes Of Swachh lndia: Meet Peepal Baba, The Man Who Has Been Planting Trees For Last 42 Years To Make India Clean And Green

Heroes Of Swachh lndia: Meet Peepal Baba, The Man Who Has Been Planting Trees For Last 42 Years To Make India Clean And Green
“Tree is a magnet which attracts water. Forests can solve the problem of water crisis and air problem in India", says India's own Peepal Baba, Swami Prem Parivartan who has planted 1.25 crore peepal trees in the last 42 years
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Meet Afroz Shah, The Man Who Turned The Tide Against Dirty Beaches With His Cleanup At Versova

Heroes Of Swachh India: Meet Afroz Shah, The Man Who Turned The Tide Against Dirty Beaches With His Cleanup At Versova
In the heroes of Swachh India the Independence Day special, we look at lawyer turned ocean lover and environmentalist Afroz Shah’s journey, who has put up a successful fight against marine litter and pollution
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Story Of A Delhi NGO ‘Gulmeher’ That Has Transformed The Lives Of Women From Ghazipur Landfill Area

Heroes Of Swachh India: Story Of A Delhi NGO ‘Gulmeher’ That Has Transformed The Lives Of Women From Ghazipur Landfill Area
On the Independence Day special, we look at the journey of an NGO Gulmeher and how it has changed lives of waste pickers of Ghazipur by giving them an alternate livelihood opportunity
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Heroes Of Swachh India:  Meet Poonam Bir Kasturi, A Bengaluru Woman Who Is Helping India Get Rid Of Its Excess Wet Waste Via Composting 

Heroes Of Swachh India:  Meet Poonam Bir Kasturi, A Bengaluru Woman Who Is Helping India Get Rid Of Its Excess Wet Waste Via Composting 
Meet 'Compostwali' Poonam Bir Kasturi from Daily Dump who has been helping India in managing its wet waste effectively by teaching the art of composting 
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Arvind Dethe, The Man Who Developed Low-Cost Bio-Toilets To Help Make Parts Of India Open Defecation Free

Heroes Of Swachh India: Arvind Dethe, The Man Who Developed Low-Cost Bio-Toilets To Help Make Parts Of India Open Defecation Free
Meet 50-year-old Arvind Dethe who has helped made a difference via his low-cost bio-toilets solution and contributed towards the cause of Swachh India
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Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year

Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year
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This ‘Raksha Bandhan’ make a green choice and sow the seed of love by opting for eco-friendly plantable rakhi as opposed to the traditional ones made from non-biodegradable materials like plastic
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Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative

Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative
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Make Independence Day 2019 celebrations eco-friendly by avoiding regular plastic flags and switching to green alternative – plantable flags that grow into plants
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World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Why Breastfeeding Is Important And A Must For Women

World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Why Breastfeeding Is Important And A Must For Women
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Here is why breastfeeding is important for both the infant and the mother's health and why there needs to be more awareness among women about it
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Travel From Delhi To Mumbai Made Plastic Free, Courtesy This Airlines

Travel From Delhi To Mumbai Made Plastic Free, Courtesy This Airlines
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To beat plastic pollution by reducing the use of plastic, Vistara airlines has decided to use paper cups to serve water to economy class passengers
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World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Actors Neha Dhupia, Sameera Reddy Spread Awareness About Breastfeeding

World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Actors Neha Dhupia, Sameera Reddy Spread Awareness About Breastfeeding
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On the occasion of World Breastfeeding Week, actors Neha Dhupia and Sameera Reddy talk about the need for awareness about breastfeeding and issues women face
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‘I Am Not A Hero, Just An Everyday Person Who Is Doing His Bit For The Planet,’ Mantra Of This Marathon Enthusiast Who Has Been Picking Up Trash During His Runs

‘I Am Not A Hero, Just An Everyday Person Who Is Doing His Bit For The Planet,’ Mantra Of This Marathon Enthusiast Who Has Been Picking Up Trash During His Runs
Meet 39-year-old Srini Swaminathan from Chennai who has been cleaning different parts of India by jogging and cleaning or plogging
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World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Five Things To Know

World Breastfeeding Week 2019: Five Things To Know
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Every year the world celebrates Breastfeeding Week from August 1 to August 7 to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of mothers and babies around the world
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Breastfeeding Can Prevent Around 1 Lakh Deaths Due To Diarrhoea, Acute Respiratory Infections And Pneumonia

Breastfeeding Can Prevent Around 1 Lakh Deaths Due To Diarrhoea, Acute Respiratory Infections And Pneumonia
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Currently, in India 55 per cent of children are exclusively breastfed as opposed to the global target of 50 per cent by 2025
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