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Plastic Free Siliguri: Get Free Food In Exchange Of 500 Gram Plastic
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Plastic Free Siliguri: Get Free Food In Exchange Of 500 Gram Plastic

The initiative of providing free food in favour of 500 gms of plastic waste has been started by the alumni of Goethals Memorial School and Nishkam Khalsa Sewa ...
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Every Child In India To Be Administered Rotavirus Vaccine By September: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
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Every Child In India To Be Administered Rotavirus Vaccine By September: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

The vaccine for Rotavirus which causes 8,72,000 hospitalisations, 32,70,000 outpatient visits and estimated 78,000 deaths annually in India, is expected to be available in all the 36 states and Union territories by September ...
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9-Year-Old Girl, Seen Crying Over Felled Trees Made Manipur’s ‘Green Ambassador’
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9-Year-Old Girl, Seen Crying Over Felled Trees Made Manipur’s ‘Green Ambassador’

Elangbam Valentina Devi, a Class V student from Maipur’s Kakching, had planted two Gulmohar trees by the side of a river when she was in Class 1 ...
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Travel From Delhi To Mumbai Made Plastic Free, Courtesy This Airlines
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Travel From Delhi To Mumbai Made Plastic Free, Courtesy This Airlines

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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366 Gurugram Housing Societies Asked To Install Sewage Treatment Plants
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366 Gurugram Housing Societies Asked To Install Sewage Treatment Plants By Civic Authority

The decision was taken by Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) after National Green Tribunal (NGT) recently slammed GMDA for Gurugram city's contribution to polluting Yamuna river ...
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'Paper Queen', Scottish-Indian Entrepreneur And Philanthropist To Help Clean Yamuna
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‘Paper Queen’, Scottish-Indian Entrepreneur And Philanthropist To Help Clean Yamuna

Scottish-Indian entrepreneur and renowned philanthropist Poonam Gupta wishes to help in cleaning river Yamuna which along with the Taj Mahal are the true "pahchaan" (identity) of India ...
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Bengaluru Mayor Pays Fine For Using Banned Plastic For Wrapping Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa's Gift
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Bengaluru Mayor Pays Fine For Using Banned Plastic For Wrapping Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa’s Gift

Bengaluru Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun had to pay a fine of Rs. 500 after her photo of presenting a gift wrapped in plastic to Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa vent viral on the social media ...
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Indian Institute Of Technology Students Develop Products To Help Boost Woman Hygiene
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Indian Institute Of Technology Students Develop Products To Help Boost Woman Hygiene

Indian Institute of Technology students are venturing to women hygiene sector with start-ups like Cleanse Right and Sanfe providing solutions for the same ...
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Over 3.5 Lakh Water Conservation Measures Taken Up Under Jal Shakti Abhiyan, Says Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha
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Over 3.5 Lakh Water Conservation Measures Taken Up Under Jal Shakti Abhiyan, Says Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha

Chairing the review, Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha listed the efforts by the Jal Shakti Abhiyan which include 1.54 lakh water conservation and rainwater harvesting measures and 20,000 rejuvenation of traditional water bodies among others ...
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This Ex-Google Employee From Chennai Has Restored 93 Of India’s Water Bodies
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This Ex-Google Employee From Chennai Has Restored 93 Of India’s Water Bodies Across 14 States

When Arun Krishnamurthy saw the garbage being dumped in a nearby pond, he decided to quit his job at Google and launch an eco-movement called Environmentalist Foundation of India that has cleaned and restored at least 93 freshwater bodies across 14 Indian states ...
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Central Pollution Control Board Directs Four State Pollution Control Boards To Crackdown On Industrial Units Polluting Ganga
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Central Pollution Control Board Directs Four State Pollution Control Boards To Crackdown On Industrial Units Polluting Ganga

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has directed chairmen of the Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, and Bihar pollution control boards, to inspect industrial units polluting Ganga and submit a report within 15 days ...
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APJ Abdul Kalam Amrut Yojna Is Making Amravati’s Tribals Understand Health, Hygiene In Their Dialect
Malnutrition News Swasth India

822 Million Suffer From Chronic Malnutrition, Reveals Food And Agriculture Organisation’s Report

Experts demand actions against poor diets to eradicate any ways of malnutrition by 2030, a global goal set by the Agenda for Sustainable Development ...
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