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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
Karnataka Plastic Ban Swachh Warriors

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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Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative
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Flags That Grow Into Plants, This Independence Day #BeatPlasticPollution With This Nature Friendly Alternative

Make Independence Day 2019 celebrations eco-friendly by avoiding regular plastic flags and switching to green alternative – plantable flags that grow into plants ...
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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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Now Biodegradable Flex For Outdoor Adverting In Bengaluru
Karnataka Plastic Waste

Now Biodegradable Flex For Outdoor Advertising In Bengaluru

EcoSigns, a Bengaluru based brand, has come up with an innovation which is 100 per cent bio-degradable and recyclable to beat plastic pollution ...
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Renewable Energy: Solar Energy Is Keeping Animals Hydrated In This Karnataka National Park
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Renewable Energy: Solar Energy Is Keeping Animals Hydrated In This Karnataka National Park

To ensure that animals do not dehydrate due to lack of water, the forest department of Karnataka is using solar-powered wells to extract water to fill up water holes in the area ...
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Rainwater Harvesting Must For Commercial Units In Rural Karnataka, Says Minister Krishna Byre Gowda
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Rainwater Harvesting Must For Commercial Units In Rural Karnataka, Says Minister Krishna Byre Gowda

Currently, the mandate of making rainwater harvesting compulsory is being implemented only in the areas that come under urban local bodies of Karnataka ...
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Meet 63-Year-Old Mr Lobo, Owner Of 10 Electric Cars, Who Is Promoting The Use Of Electric Vehicles Since 18 Years
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Meet 63-Year-Old Mr. Lobo, Owner Of 10 Electric Cars, Who Is Promoting The Use Of Electric Vehicles Since 18 Years

With an experience of driving electric cars for the last 18 years, Zarryl Lobo, says electric vehicles are more of a revolution that can lead us towards a better environment by cutting vehicular pollution ...
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Meet The 29-Year-Old Social Worker Who Manufactures Eco-Friendly Sanitary Napkin Incinerator

“At the end of the day, I just want to do my bit for the environment and society”, says Nisha Nazre, explaining about her inspiration behind coming up with a zero-pollution incinerator ...
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IPL 2019: In Bengaluru, Flags Get A New Lease Of Life, Get Upcycled Into Bags, Street Vendors Get It For Free
Karnataka Waste Warriors Of India

IPL 2019: In Bengaluru, Flags Get A New Lease Of Life, Get Upcycled Into Bags, Street Vendors Get It For Free

To reduce waste load and promote the use of cloth bags, Bangaloreans have come together to upcycle flags used in IPL 2019 at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium into cloth bags ...
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