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An Easy To Use Vaccine Delivery Kit Aims To Improve Immunisation In Rural India
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An Easy To Use Vaccine Delivery Kit Aims To Improve Immunisation In Rural India

The government of India aims to achieve 90 per cent vaccination coverage among children below the age of two years and so in a bid to ease the task of immunisation for the field workers, Vihara Innovation Network has designed a vaccine delivery kit that can carry all the items required to administer vaccines in a simple and efficient manner ...
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Install Smog Towers At Connaught Place, Anand Vihar In Three Months: Supreme Court To Central And State Goernment
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Install Smog Towers At Connaught Place, Anand Vihar In Three Months: Supreme Court To Central And State Government

A bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta directed the Delhi government to provide space of 30x30 meters for installation of experimental smog tower at Anand Vihar within seven days ...
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Delhi’s First Smog Tower: Delhiites Get A Giant Air Purifier To Combat Air Pollution
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Delhi’s First Smog Tower: Delhiites Get A Giant Air Purifier To Combat Air Pollution

The Supreme Court had asked the Central and the Delhi government in November 2019 to come up with a road map on installing smog towers in the national capital region (NCR) to combat air pollution ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: New Delhi Municipal Council Prioritises Waste Segregation At Source
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: New Delhi Municipal Council Prioritises Waste Segregation At Source

Swachh Survekshan 2020: NDMC Chairman emphasised that segregation of waste at source is a primary effort by individual citizens which can so long was to make the city garbage-free, and insisted on avoiding single plastic use ...
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Delhi Cabinet Approves Electric Vehicle Policy, Which Aims To Fight Air Pollution By Promoting EVs
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Delhi Cabinet Approves Electric Vehicle Policy, Which Aims To Fight Air Pollution By Promoting EVs

With its Delhi Electric Vehicle Policy 2019, the Delhi government is targeting to have every fourth new vehicle on road to be electric by 2024 in the capital which is reeling under heavy air pollution, majorly from vehicular emissions ...
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Fight For Clean Air: A Padma Shri Awardee’s Innovation To Make Air Purifiers Affordable To Fight Air Pollution
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Fight For Clean Air: A Padma Shri Awardee’s Innovation To Make Air Purifiers Affordable To Fight Air Pollution

Dr K K Aggarwal, President, Heart Care Foundation of India has a solution to battle with indoor air pollution which is potentially more dangerous than outdoor air pollution – low cost, homemade air purifier ...
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Why Are People Forced To Live In Gas Chamber? Supreme Court Slams Centre And States On Air Pollution
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Why Are People Forced To Live In Gas Chamber? Supreme Court Slams Centre And States On Air Pollution

The Supreme court directed Centre and Delhi government to keep their differences aside and finalise plans within 10 days for setting up air-purifying towers in different parts of the city ...
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Swasth Report of Delhi: Wasting, Underweight And Anaemia Cases Increase In Capital, As Per National Family Health Survey

From 2005-06 to 2015-16, anaemia cases among children (6-59 months) in Delhi increased by 2.7 per cent and among women (15-49 years) the upsurge was by a significant 10 per cent, while at an all India level anaemia cases saw an overall dip. That is just one parameter Delhi’s has other health woes to deal with ...
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Announces Free Septic Tank Cleaning Scheme
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Announces Free Septic Tank Cleaning Scheme

According to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi Jal Board will deploy trucks and trained staff for the cleaning of septic tanks across Delhi and the waste will be collected free of charge ...
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Air Pollution Leading To 10-15 Per Cent Spike In Patients With Cardiac Disease, Says Doctor
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Air Pollution Leading To 10-15 Per Cent Spike In Patients With Cardiac Disease, Says Doctor

Owing to the severe pollution in National Capital region, there has been an increase of about 10-15 percent cases of cardiac arrest, according to a cardiologist from the capital ...
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What's Causing Those Burning Eyes?
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What’s Causing Those Burning Eyes?

According to experts, people should refrain from stepping outside to avoid air pollution and consume food rich in Vitamin A to avoid irritation in eyes ...
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This Delhi Based NGO Aims To Improve The Quality Of Neonatal Care And Helps New Mothers And Children Be Healthy
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This Delhi Based NGO Aims To Improve The Quality Of Neonatal Care And Helps New Mothers And Children Be Healthy

‘Vastrr’, a Delhi based NGO provides a helping hand to the overburdened hospitals in Delhi by counselling new mothers on neonatal care which is the care required during the first 28 days of life of the babies ...
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