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How This Man From Bengaluru Is Educating Women About Menstrual Hygiene With The Help Of Other Women
Karnataka Menstrual Hygiene

How This Man From Bengaluru Is Educating Women About Menstrual Hygiene With The Help Of Other Women

What started with improving the state of menstrual hygiene in India by providing safe menstrual products has turned into an awareness programme ...
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GPS Helps Unearth Rs. 400 Crore Garbage Scam In Bengaluru

Contractors responsible for collection and disposal of garbage had given an "inflated number of vehicles", nearly 1000 vehicles existed only on paper ...
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How Much Will You Pay For Pollution Caused: Top Court To Graphite India
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How Much Will You Pay For Pollution Caused: Top Court To Graphite India

The Supreme Court also pulled up the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) for "doing nothing" to curb pollution in Bengaluru even as the city was grappling with the problem ...
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Air Pollution: Increasing green cover in northwestern parts of the country can help reduce dust pollution in Delhi according to a report
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Contribute Towards Cleaner Air And Get Marks: Karnataka’s New Initiative To Encourage Tree Plantation

As per a proposal submitted by Karnataka’s Department of Forest Environment and Ecology, students will have to plant 10 saplings each and nurture them for at least three years to get additional 10 marks ...
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Bengaluru Woman Gives Green Spin To Dasara Golu – Festive Display Of Dolls, Exhibits 7 Steps To ‘SwachaGraha’

From refusing single use plastic, practising composting at home, to producing natural cleaners at home, 57-year-old Vani Murthy’s Dasara Golu has everything you need to live a green life ...
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#BYOCSelfie Challenge: How Bengalureans Have Started A War Against Single-Use Plastic Cutlery
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#BYOCSelfie Challenge: How Bengalureans Have Started A War Against Single-Use Plastic Cutlery

In a bid to put a full stop on the use of disposable cutlery, a trio from Bengaluru initiates a #BYOCSelfie Challenge, asks people to carry their own reusable tableware and click a selfie ...
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Karnataka News Season 5 Highlights

The Ugly Indian: A Bengaluru Group That Is Determined To Beautify Urban Spaces

'The Ugly Indian' is an anonymous group of volunteers based in Bengaluru, who believe in working together for cleaning the dirty spots of the city. ...
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Karnataka Aims Big This October 2 By Going ODF
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Karnataka Aims Big This October 2 By Going ODF

Karnataka’s rural areas show commendable progress in achieving the first goal under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan – Open defecation free, on the other side urban Karnataka poses a huge challenge for the state ...
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Waste Management On October 2, thousands of citizens in Bengaluru are expected to clean roads while jogging popularly called Plogging`
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Rashtriya Swachhta Diwas On Gandhi Jayanti, Few In Bengaluru To Jog And Clear Garbage To Fight Littering

Organised by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, 3-km plogging (jogging and picking up garbage activity) will be conducted at 50 locations across Bengaluru to eradicate plastic waste ...
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In Bengaluru, 10-Foot-High Froth At Bellandur Lake After All-Nighter Rain
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In Bengaluru, 10-Foot-High Froth At Bellandur Lake After All-Nighter Rain

In July, the sewage-filled froth of Bellandur lake travelled all the way to neighbouring Kolar district and reached a 1,400-crore water project. ...
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This Ganesh Chaturthi, Bring Home An Eco-Friendly Plantable Ganesh Idol That Grows At Your Place
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This Ganesh Chaturthi, Bring Home An Eco-Friendly Plantable Ganesh Idol That Grows At Your Place

Made from old newspapers and clay, and infused with vegetable seeds, eco-friendly plantable Ganesha idols can grow into spinach, brinjal and other vegetables ...
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Battery-driven electric buses will reduce air pollution and cost of transportation in Bengaluru
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To Combat Vehicular Air Pollution, Bengaluru Will Switch To Electric Buses In The Next Five Years

Karnataka government will replace 6,500 diesel buses operating in Bengaluru with battery-driven electric buses in the next five years to reduce vehicle emissions in the city ...
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