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Complete Lockdown On Sundays From July 5 In Karnataka, Government Offices To Function 5 Days A Week From July 10
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Complete Lockdown On Sundays From July 5 In Karnataka, Government Offices To Function 5 Days A Week From July 10

On Saturday (June 27), Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa held a review meeting over the coronavirus situation in the state ...
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10-Year-Old Specially Abled From Karnataka Stitches Face Masks, Proves To Be A Beacon Of Positivity During Coronavirus Pandemic
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10-Year-Old Specially Abled From Karnataka Stitches Face Masks, Proves To Be A Beacon Of Positivity During Coronavirus Pandemic

10-year-old Sindhuri doesn’t have a left hand below her elbow but that didn’t deter her spirit to stitch face masks for SSLC (Secondary School Leaving Certificate) students ...
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COVID-19: Bengaluru Airport Introduces Ultraviolet Treatment For Baggage, Other Safety Measures
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COVID-19: Bengaluru Airport Introduces Ultraviolet Treatment For Baggage, Other Safety Measures

According to a statement by the Bangalore International Airport Limited (BAIL), two custom-designed UV tunnels have been created to disinfect trolleys after every use and safeguard from COVID-19 ...
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This Trio From Bengaluru Is Providing Nutrition To Underprivileged Kids During Coronavirus Pandemic, Distributes Milk
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This Trio From Bengaluru Is Providing Nutrition To Underprivileged Kids During Coronavirus Pandemic, Distributes Milk

Meet the three cousins from Bengaluru who have distributed over 20,000 litres of milk among 40,000 children living in 45 different areas of North Bengaluru amid Coronavirus pandemic ...
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COVID-19 Testing: In A Fight Against Coronavirus, Remodelled Buses To Run As Mobile Clinics In Bengaluru
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COVID-19 Testing: In A Fight Against Coronavirus, Remodelled Buses To Run As Mobile Clinics In Bengaluru

In Bengaluru, Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation’s (KSRTC) buses have been remodelled into a mobile clinic to ramp up COVID-19 testing and provide healthcare services to people ...
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Will A Karnataka Resorts's 'Weigh The Waste-Feed A Child’, Campaign Manage To Tackle Food Wastage?
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Will A Karnataka Resort’s ‘Weigh The Waste-Feed A Child’, Campaign Manage To Tackle Food Wastage?

The Ibnii Spa Resort in Coorg, Karnataka has been charging Rs. 100 for every 10 grams of food wasted by the customers and the proceeds from this initiative are going to a local NGO that feeds children at orphanages ...
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Bengaluru Takes On Waste By Educating Children About Waste Segregation, Marshalls Reach Government Schools
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Bengaluru Takes On Waste By Educating Children About Waste Segregation, Marshalls Reach Government Schools

To address the issue of poor waste management and promote waste segregation at source, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has reached out to students of government schools across the city ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2020 Poor Waste Management And Citizen’s Feedback Likely To Pull Down Bengaluru’s Ranking
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: Poor Waste Management And Citizen’s Feedback Likely To Pull Down Bengaluru’s Ranking

Bengaluru generates 4000 metric tonnes (MT) of waste everyday but only 1200 MT is processed and the remaining 2800 MT which is mixed waste is dumped on the landfill ...
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Bengaluru’s ‘Shame’ Campaign To Stop Open Urination Gets Mixed Reactions On Internet From Citizens
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Bengaluru’s ‘Shame’ Campaign To Stop Open Urination Gets Mixed Reactions On Internet From Citizens

The campaign to shame those urinating in the open in Bengaluru by installing mirrors in common areas where the practice is prevalent has drawn mixed reactions from the people on social media ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: Bengaluru Takes On Open Urination By Installing Mirrors To Shame Offenders
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: Bengaluru Takes On Open Urination By Installing Mirrors To Shame Offenders

To stop open urination, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has come up with one of a kind ‘shame’ campaign under which huge mirrors have been placed at prominent open urination spots ...
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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
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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

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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Swasth Warrior: This Indigenous Low-Cost Breathing Device Developed By Two Bengaluru Based Engineers Is Helping Save Lives Of New-Born Babies In Rural India
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Swasth Warrior: This Indigenous Low-Cost Breathing Device Developed By Two Bengaluru Based Engineers Is Helping Save Lives Of New-Born Babies In Rural India

Saans, a neonatal breathing support system is designed to work without skilled manpower, electricity and infrastructure and provides a low-cost solution to the unmet medical need in the areas with inadequate medical infrastructure ...
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