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Rasoi On Wheel: This Mobile Kitchen Serves Nutritious Food To The Poor In Delhi And Gurugram

Rasoi On Wheel: This Mobile Kitchen Serves Nutritious Food To The Poor In Delhi And Gurugram
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With the support from various citizens of Delhi and Gurugram, NGO ‘Rasoi On Wheels’ serves freshly cooked nutritious meal to the poor everyday that includes lentils, vegetables, fruits, rice, and chapatti
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Uttar Pradesh: A Family Loses Four Members In Six Years To Malnutrition, Human Rights Commission Writes To The State Government

Uttar Pradesh: A Family Loses Four Members In Six Years To Malnutrition, Human Rights Commission Writes To The State Government
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After reports from UP revealed the death of four family members in the last six years due to Malnutrition, the National Human Rights Commission has written to the Uttar Pradesh government calling the case as “a matter of concern”
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Fit India Program: Perform 30 Squats In 180 Seconds To Get A Free Platform Ticket At This Railway Station In Delhi

Fit India Program: Perform 30 Squats In 180 Seconds To Get A Free Platform Ticket At This Railway Station In Delhi
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Indian Railways has installed a ‘Squat Kiosk’ at Anand Vihar station in Delhi that gives free platform ticket for 30 squats in three minutes
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In A First, To Tackle Malnutrition, Odisha Introduces A Separate Nutrition Budget

In A First, To Tackle Malnutrition, Odisha Introduces A Separate Nutrition Budget
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From being coined as a green budget to having a separate nutrition document, Odisha’s Budget 2020 has many firsts to its credit
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Replacing Single-Use Plastic, One Leaf At A Time: This 20-Year-Old’s Invention Can Help Tackle The Rising Plastic Waste Crisis

Replacing Single-Use Plastic, One Leaf At A Time: This 20-Year-Old’s Invention Can Help Tackle The Rising Plastic Waste Crisis
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Typically, leaves and other bio-material degrade within a few days making these a poor alternative to plastics but the Banana Leaf Technology, invented by 20-year-old Tenith Aaithyaa from Tamil Nadu, enhanceS the physical properties of the leaf and make it last upto three years
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#TwoBinsLifeWins: With Mission Garima, Tata Trusts Urges Indians To Follow Waste Segregation To Help Sanitation Workers

#TwoBinsLifeWins: With Mission Garima, Tata Trusts Urges Indians To Follow Waste Segregation To Help Sanitation Workers
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The TwoBinsLifeWins campaign is a part of Tata Trusts’ Mission Garima which urges citizens to segregate waste at the source, to make the lives of the sanitation workers better, more dignified
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Flying Towards A Greener Future: Delhi Airport Certified As Single-Use Plastic Free Airport Of India

Flying Towards A Greener Future: Delhi Airport Certified As Single-Use Plastic Free Airport Of India
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Delhi Airport completes its commitment to go plastic-free, gets certified as single-Use plastic-free Airport​
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India’s Cleanest City Indore Is Anand Mahindra’s Monday Motivation, Gets Praised For The Swachh Transformation

India’s Cleanest City Indore Is Anand Mahindra’s Monday Motivation, Gets Praised For The Swachh Transformation
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Chairman of Mahindra Group, Anand Mahindra, appreciated the progress Indore has made under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan; said, ‘the city’s transformation is miraculous’
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Get 1 Kilo Plastic Waste And Win Free Samosa, Jalebi And Chole Bhature At Mumbai's Versova Beach

Get 1 Kilo Plastic Waste And Win Free Samosa, Jalebi And Chole Bhature At Mumbai's Versova Beach
Mumbai’s cleanest beach – Versova follows footsteps of Chhattisgarh’s Ambikapur, to organise a unique party where a kilogram of plastic waste can be exchanged for snacks like hot samosa, jalebi and chole bhature for free
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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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