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A Forest Officer From Jharkhand Comes Up With An Idea To Stop Forest Fires, Illegal Tree Felling And Creates Jobs
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A Forest Officer From Jharkhand Comes Up With An Idea To Stop Forest Fires, Illegal Tree Felling And Creates Jobs

In Jharkhand, dry fallen leaves act as fuel for forest fires but IFS officer Vikash Ujjwal has found a way out – converting leaves into briquettes with the help of locals ...
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Opinion: Strengthening Supply Chain Management To Countervail Iron Deficiency Anaemia
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Opinion: Strengthening Supply Chain Management To Countervail Iron Deficiency Anaemia

Anaemia has harmful consequences on maternal as well as child survival, thus grossly affecting the productivity of the nation ...
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How Did A Jharkhand District End Up Growing 5,000 Trees Through An Initiative To Promote Safe Use Of Sanitary Pads
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How Did A Jharkhand District End Up Growing 5,000 Trees Through An Initiative To Promote Safe Use Of Sanitary Pads?

It started off as a way to educate girls about how to safely dispose of used sanitary pads and make the girls take responsibility for their sanitary waste, But now NGO Nischay's campaign, ‘Ek Pad, Ek Ped’ has taken a life of its own ...
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Nutritious Diet Costs Twice As Much As Energy-Only Diet: Save The Children Study In Jharkhand
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Nutritious Diet Costs Twice As Much As Energy-Only Diet: Save The Children Study In Jharkhand

The study recommended that the cost of food habits nutritious diet (FHAB) should be used as a benchmark to observe changes in the affordability gap to assess whether new social protection initiatives have worked ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2020 Results: Jharkhand Is India’s Cleanest Small State, Four Cities Also Get Awarded
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Swachh Survekshan 2020 Results: Jharkhand Is India’s Cleanest Small State, Four Cities Also Get Awarded

Swachh Survekshan 2020 Results: Jharkhand is the ‘Best Performing State’ in the category of less than 100 urban local bodies ...
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Jharkhand Launches Rapid Antigen Testing Drive In Four High Caseload Districts
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Jharkhand Launches Rapid Antigen Testing Drive In Four High Caseload Districts

Amid the rise in COVID-19 cases in the state, Jharkhand Health Department has launched a rapid antigen testing drive for two days in four districts which have a high caseload ...
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Fighting The Coronavirus: Jharkhand Becomes The First State To Impose ‘No Mask’ Penalty Of Up To Rs 1 Lakh
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Fighting The Coronavirus: Jharkhand Becomes The First State To Impose ‘No Mask’ Penalty Of Up To Rs 1 Lakh

Here’s a look at how states are fighting COVID-19 with fines against those not wearing masks or spitting in public places ...
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Jamshedpur Based NGO Addresses The Menstrual Needs Of Rural Girls During Coronavirus Lockdown
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Jamshedpur Based NGO Addresses The Menstrual Needs Of Rural Girls During Coronavirus Lockdown

While the nation is living under a coronavirus induced lockdown and fighting COVID-19, girls in East Singhbhum district of Jamshedpur are waging a war to maintain menstrual hygiene ...
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Women Of Jharkhand’s Simdega District Are Tackling Menstrual Waste By Practising Plastic Free Periods
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Women Of Jharkhand’s Simdega District Are Tackling Menstrual Waste By Practising Plastic Free Periods

The Garima Abhiyan, a district-wide campaign run by the administration of Simdega district, Jharkhand, is breaking the taboo associated with menstruation by providing its women with eco-friendly sanitary pads ...
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Uttar Pradesh is home to six of the top ten most polluted cities in the country
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Six Of The Country’s Most Polluted Cities Are In Uttar Pradesh While Top Two In Jharkhand, Reveals Greenpeace Study

According to the Greenpeace India study, Jharkhand’s Jharia was titled as the most polluted city in the country while Delhi, known for its hazardous air quality saw a marginal improvement this year ...
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NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives
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NITI Aayog Lauds This Jharkhand School For Its Cleanliness And Sanitation Initiatives

The ‘swachh’ efforts undertaken by students and teachers of Dulsulma Middle School in the Palamu district of Jharkhand have been commended by NITI Aayog as it sets an example of cleanliness before many other schools in the state ...
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Jharkhand Swasth India Swasth Report Cards

Swasth Report Card: Jharkhand Continues To Battle Malnutrition, But Improves In Tackling Wasting And Anaemia

Over the course of 10 years, not much has changed in Jharkhand, when it comes to its battle Malnutrition. But the state showed a downward trend in wasting when in India wasting rate saw an increase by 1.2 per cent ...
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