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Sonia Bhaskar

‘The World Must Bid Goodbye To Single Use Plastic’: PM Modi Takes Forward The Campaign Against Plastic At UN Meet

‘The World Must Bid Goodbye To Single Use Plastic’: PM Modi Takes Forward The Campaign Against Plastic At UN Meet
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At the 14th Conference of Parties (COP14) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated his commitment to ban single-use plastic from India in the coming years
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Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Urges To Avoid Plastic And Water Pollution

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Urges To Avoid Plastic And Water Pollution
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“During the immersion of elephant headed Lord Ganesha, a lot of plastic and other kinds of waste goes into the sea”, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi, asking people to avoid disposal of waste in water bodies
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National Nutrition Month: Why Breastfeeding Mothers Should Opt For A Balanced Diet, Experts Speak

National Nutrition Month: Why Breastfeeding Mothers Should Opt For A Balanced Diet, Experts Speak
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Rashtriya Poshan Maah: As India marks Poshan Maah (Nutrition Month) this September, NDTV speaks to experts for diet and nutrition tips for a breastfeeding or new mom
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Wooden Or Steel Cutlery To Replace Plastic And Other Such Solutions To Cut Down Waste Is What This Bengaluru Start-up Does

Wooden Or Steel Cutlery To Replace Plastic And Other Such Solutions To Cut Down Waste Is What This Bengaluru Start-up Does
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Open dumping of garbage, waste burning at Banashankri in Bengaluru and lack of steps being taken by the municipal corporation prompted Shwetha Parshi and Naveen Gowda to introduce eco-friendly alternatives to plastic
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National Nutrition Month: 'The Mantra Is To Add As Many Colours Of Food As Possible In Your Diet,’ Says Expert

National Nutrition Month: 'The Mantra Is To Add As Many Colours Of Food As Possible In Your Diet,’ Says Expert
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Rashtriya Poshan Maah: NDTV speaks to Nutritionist Dr. Charu Dua on what is a balanced diet and what are the ways in which India can achieve the target of becoming malnutrition free by 2022
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Ganesh Chaturthi: Bollywood Celebs And Other Devotees Across India Welcome Ganapati Bappa In An Eco-friendly Way

Ganesh Chaturthi: Bollywood Celebs And Other Devotees Across India Welcome Ganapati Bappa In An Eco-friendly Way
Given the environmental risks involved with Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations, well known personalities and devotees welcome Ganesha with a green twist this year
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Poshan Month: People From Across The Nation Lead The Fight Against Malnutrition By Participating in ‘Poshan Maah 2019’

Poshan Month: People From Across The Nation Lead The Fight Against Malnutrition By Participating in ‘Poshan Maah 2019’
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September began with people from across India participating in various activities to mark ‘Rashtriya Poshan Maah’ or National Nutrition Month aimed at raising awareness to help India become malnutrition-free by 2022
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National Nutrition Week 2019: Over 50 Per Cent Of Pregnant Women In India Are Anaemic, Reveals National Family Health Survey

National Nutrition Week 2019: Over 50 Per Cent Of Pregnant Women In India Are Anaemic, Reveals National Family Health Survey
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Nearly 60 percent of India’s children under five years and 53 percent women have Anaemia as per the National Family Health Survey 4 (2015-2016), which is most commonly caused due to lack of nutrients like iron and vitamin B12
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi And More Political Leaders Kickstart The Poshan Month By Urging People To Lend Their Support

Prime Minister Narendra Modi And More Political Leaders Kickstart The Poshan Month By Urging People To Lend Their Support
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With the aim to make India ‘malnutrition-free’ by 2022, PM Narendra Modi among other political leaders have urged people to support the Poshan Abhiyan by actively participating in Nutrition Month activities
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National Nutrition Week 2019: The Crisis Of Malnutrition In India

National Nutrition Week 2019: The Crisis Of Malnutrition In India
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National Nutrition Week 2019: As India marks Nutrition Week from September 1 to September 7 and makes September as the Poshan Month, we look at the grim reality of Malnutrition in the country
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National Nutrition Week: Five Things To Know

National Nutrition Week: Five Things To Know
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National Nutrition Week was launched by Food and Nutrition Board in 1982 and is observed throughout the country in the first week of September which is September 1 – 7
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 'Say No To Plastic' Movement Gains Momentum Amoung Bollywood Celebs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 'Say No To Plastic' Movement Gains Momentum Amoung Bollywood Celebs
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PM Modi initiated the ‘make India #PlasticFree’ movement on August 15 and recently in his monthly radio programme Mann Ki Baat took his appeal of a plastic free India forward. This movement has now gained support from Bollywood
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Home Minister Amit Shah And Other Political Leaders Lend Support to PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Say No Plastic’ Campaign

Home Minister Amit Shah And Other Political Leaders Lend Support to PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Say No Plastic’ Campaign
Single-use plastic that covers cups, straws, among others are likely to be banned from October 2, Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for a mass movement against plastic waste to make India a plastic-free country by 2022 and now many political leaders come out in support of ‘Say No Plastic’ initiative
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From Karan Johar, Sachin Tendulkar To Amit Shah Among Many Who Lend Support To PM Modi’s Fit India Movement

From Karan Johar, Sachin Tendulkar To Amit Shah Among Many Who Lend Support To PM Modi’s Fit India Movement
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At the launch of Fit India Movement, Prime Minister urged the nation to embrace Fit India just like Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, the nationwide cleanliness campaign, and lead India towards being an ideal nation
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