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#FashionForACause: Actor Sonakshi Sinha Backs Alia Bhatt’s ‘MiSu’ Initiative, Promotes Sustainable Fashion
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#FashionForACause: Actor Sonakshi Sinha Backs Alia Bhatt’s ‘MiSu’ Initiative, Promotes Sustainable Fashion

Actor Alia Bhatt initiated ‘Mi Wardrobe is Su Wardrobe’ (MiSu), a wardrobe sharing initiative to promote recycling, upcycling and sustainable fashion ...
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‘Want To End Water Shortage’, Says Arvind Kejriwal After Approving Water Conservation Project
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‘Want To End Water Shortage’, Says Arvind Kejriwal After Approving Water Conservation Project

The Delhi cabinet, chaired by the Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, approved the project for water conservation in the River Yamuna floodplains ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Sanitaryware Industry Urges Government To Cut GST, Encourage Hygiene
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Sanitaryware Industry Urges Government To Cut GST And Encourage Better Hygiene

Indian Council of Sanitaryware Manufacturers has urged the central government to reduce the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on the sanitaryware from the existing 18 per cent to 5 per cent to make it more affordable for masses and improve sanitation and hygiene ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Goa’s Margao Civic Body To Pay Rs. 1,000 To Those Reporting Litterers
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Goa’s Margao Civic Body To Pay Rs 1,000 To Those Reporting Littering Instances

In an attempt to ensure cleanliness, the Margao civic body’s Garbage Sentinel Scheme aims to give the informant Rs 1,000 for reporting a violation to the municipality whereas the person who is littering will be fined Rs 5, 000 ...
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Would Ask Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation To Frame Policy For Time-Bound Cleaning Of Drains: CM Fadnavis
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Would Ask Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation To Frame Policy For Time-Bound Cleaning Of Drains: CM Fadnavis

While speaking at the state assembly, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that drains carrying floodwaters can handle a maximum rainfall of 150 mm in 24 hours and so a severe rainfall puts pressure on transport infrastructure ...
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Electric Vehicles: As Government Pushes For Faster E-Mobility Adoption, Auto Industry Raises Concern Over The Rush
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Electric Vehicles: As Government Pushes For Faster E-Mobility Adoption, Auto Industry Raises Concern Over The Rush

While government says electrification of vehicles will be helpful in providing energy security and improving environment, industry bodies and manufacturers argue that the industry is currently facing multiple challenges in transition in terms of technology, manufacturing capability, infrastructure and finances ...
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Lakhs of Rupees In Penalty, 32,000 Kgs Of Garbage And Cases Of Open Defecation: Here’s The Story Of Auli’s VIP Wedding
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Lakhs Of Rupees In Penalty, 32,000 Kgs Of Garbage And Cases Of Open Defecation: Here’s The Story Of Auli’s VIP Wedding

The ski town of Auli recently hosted a VIP wedding which left behind over 32,000 kgs of garbage, here’s all you need to know ...
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Government Introduces Jal Shakti Abhiyan, A Water Conservation Campaign. Celebs Join In, Urge People To Save Water

‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan’, a water conservation campaign has been launched by the centre with an aim to focus on 1,592 ‘water stressed blocks’ in 256 districts of India ...
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33-Year-Old Kashmiri Woman IAS Officer Raises Awareness On Menstruation Among Young Girls
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33-Year-Old Kashmiri Woman IAS Officer Spreads Awareness About Menstruation

To increase awareness about menstruation and menstrual hygiene, Syed Sehrish Asgar, the first woman District Magistrate of Budgam in Jammu and Kashmir conducted an all-woman conclave and distributed incinerators and vending machines among girls from government schools of the district ...
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National Mission For Clean Ganga: Two New Sewer Treatment Plants, Ghats To Keep Ganga Water Unpolluted In Haridwar
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National Mission For Clean Ganga: Two New Sewer Treatment Plants, Ghats To Keep Ganga Water Unpolluted In Haridwar

With the installation of two new Sewer Treatment Plants under National Mission for Clean Ganga, the sewage treatment capacity of Haridwar city has been increased to 145 million litre per day which is adequate for treating the 108 million litres of sewage being generated in the city per day ...
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Rain Gods Kind On Bengal But Conservation Must Continue, Says Expert
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Rain Gods Kind On Bengal But Conservation Must Continue, Says Expert

West Bengal Pollution Control Board chairman, Kalyan Rudra stresses on the need for water conservation, saying that groundwater has limited resource and overexploitation will lead to depletion ...
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Meet Meghalaya’s 30-Year-Old Pad Woman Who Manufactures Eco-Friendly Sanitary Napkins
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Meet Meghalaya’s 30-Year-Old Pad Woman Who Manufactures Eco-Friendly Sanitary Napkins

Shaidalin Marbaniang, a member of a self-help group in Riangdo village in Meghalaya, launched her own brand of eco-friendly sanitary pads 'Syntu' after attending a workshop on menstrual hygiene organised by the Central government ...
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