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Swedish Royal Couple Clean-Up Mumbai's Versova Beach With Climate Activist Afroz Shah
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Swedish Royal Couple Clean-Up Mumbai’s Versova Beach With Climate Activist Afroz Shah

In a bid to address environmental challenges common to India and Sweden, King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia visited Mumbai and contributed their bit in the cleanliness drive on Versova Beach ...
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Happy Diwali 2019: Nearly 9,000 Students In Pune Take An Oath To Celebrate A Plastic-Free Diwali
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Happy Diwali 2019: Nearly 9,000 Students In Pune Take An Oath To Celebrate A Plastic-Free Diwali

Diwali 2019: Urging children and their parents to ditch plastic packaging and opt for eco-friendly options, Pune Municipal Corporation administers an oath in over 90 schools to celebrate a plastic-free Diwali ...
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Western Railway Forms Team Of Ticket Collectors To Crack Down On Open Defecation At Mahim Station In Mumbai
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Western Railway Forms Team Of Ticket Collectors To Crack Down On Open Defecation At Mahim Station In Mumbai

According to railway officials, railway tracks near a number of suburban stations in Mumbai, including Mahim, are plagued by open defecation ...
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Three Benches Made Of Recycled Plastic Installed At Churchgate Railway Station
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Three Benches Made Of Recycled Plastic Installed At Churchgate Railway Station

In a bid to reduce plastic waste and support the anti-plastic campaign, the Western Railway has installed three benches made 40 to 50 kg of recycled plastic at Church Gate station which ...
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Made Out Of 3,500 Discarded Plastic Bottles, This 41-Year-Old School In Nashik Finally Gets A Functional Girls’ Toilet
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Made Out Of 3,500 Discarded Plastic Bottles, This 41-Year-Old School In Nashik Finally Gets A Functional Girls’ Toilet

Vaitarna Ashramshala school in Nashik, which did not have a functional toilet for their female students and teachers, now has a unique toilet made of discarded plastic bottles and bamboo ...
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The Less We Use Plastic, The Better For Us, Nature, Air And Water, Says Vicky Kaushal
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The Less We Use Plastic, The Better For Us, Nature, Air And Water, Says Vicky Kaushal

Actor Vicky Kaushal said that the members of film industry are making an effort to reduce the use of plastic and have started opting for sustainable items like steel bottles instead of plastic bottles ...
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In Maharashtra's Latur Devotees Donate Ganpati Idols To District Administration For Recycling
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In Maharashtra’s Latur Devotees Donate Ganpati Idols To District Administration For Recycling

Latur district administration has decided to recycle Ganpati idols to prevent contamination of water sources given the prevailing crisis in the region due to lack of rainfall ...
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National Nutrition Month : To Tackle Malnutrition This Maharashtra Collector Wants Ganapati Mandals To Adopt Anganwadis
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National Nutrition Month : To Tackle Malnutrition This Maharashtra Collector Wants Ganapati Mandals To Adopt Anganwadis

Rashtriya Poshan Maah: Collector Kailas Shinde has directed concerned officials to identify children suffering from acute malnutrition and provide special care to them to fight the problem of malnutrition in the Palghar district of Maharashtra ...
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Up For The Green Challenge This Ganesh Chaturthi? Then Join Actress Amrita Rao’s ‘Eco Bappa Morya’ Initiative
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Up For The Green Challenge This Ganesh Chaturthi? Then Join Actress Amrita Rao’s ‘Eco Bappa Morya’ Initiative

“Ganesh Chaturthi is the festival of love and devotion; let us love our environment as we love our Gods,” says Actress Amrita Rao and other green activists as part of ‘Eco Bappa Morya’ Initiative ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Meet Chinu Kwatra, A Beach Warrior On A Mission To Clean All Beaches And River Fronts In The Country
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Meet Chinu Kwatra, A Beach Warrior On A Mission To Clean All Beaches And Riverfronts In The Country

Leading a team of 40 beach warriors and 120 social activists, Chinu Kwatra has cleared over 2200 tonnes of garbage from seven beaches of Mumbai in 100 weeks ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: SWaCH Pune, A Cooperative Of Waste Pickers Is Keeping 1000 Tonnes Per Day Of Waste From Entering Landfills By Promoting Waste Segregation At Source
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Heroes Of Swachh India: SWaCH Pune, A Cooperative Of Waste Pickers Is Keeping 1000 Tonnes Per Day Of Waste From Entering Landfills By Promoting Waste Segregation At Source

As the primary focus of Swachh Bharat Mission shifts from making the country open defecation free (ODF) to ODF plus which also includes waste management and tackling the problem of the increase in garbage in the country, SWaCH Pune is one of the warriors of Swachh India leading this shift ...
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Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment This Year, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year
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Raksha Bandhan 2019: Make The Festival About Protecting The Environment, Opt For Eco-friendly Plantable Rakhis This Year

This ‘Raksha Bandhan’ make a green choice and sow the seed of love by opting for eco-friendly plantable rakhi as opposed to the traditional ones made from non-biodegradable materials like plastic ...
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