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Sanitary Pad Dispensers, Incinerators And Baby Feeding Area, Noida To Open 4 Pink Toilets Only For Women
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Sanitary Pad Dispensers, Incinerators And Baby Feeding Area, Noida To Open 4 Pink Toilets Only For Women

Noida authority has decided to construct four pink toilets exclusively for women in public areas, on a pilot basis, to ensure hygiene and safety for women ...
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Tree Plantation: Uttar Pradesh Government Targets To Plant 22 Crore Saplings By The End Of August
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Tree Plantation: Uttar Pradesh Government Targets To Plant 22 Crore Saplings By The End Of August

The government of Uttar Pradesh is planning to plant 22 crore saplings in August, as compared to 9 crore saplings planted last year, however, environmental activists express concerns due to the poor execution of the last plantation drive and low survival of plants ...
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Garbage Collection In A Mess In Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad As A Decade Old Landfill Closes
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Garbage Collection In A Mess In Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad As A Decade Old Landfill Closes

In December, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) barred Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation (GMC) from dumping any kind of waste at the city’s Pratap Vihar landfill and since then the waste management is giving the city corporation a hard time ...
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National Green Tribunal Seeks Report On Plea Alleging Air Pollution By Schools In Meerut
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Air Pollution: National Green Tribunal Seeks Report On Schools In Meerut Using Diesel Generators

The National Green Tribunal had earlier directed the Ministry of Environment and Forests to issue guidelines on violation of environmental norms by educational institutions across the country ...
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Ganga Ghats In Kanpur, Bithoor Get A Makeover Under The Namami Gange Program
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Ganga Ghats In Kanpur, Bithoor Get A Makeover Under The Namami Gange Program

The National Mission for Clean Ganga has spent over Rs. 47 crores to construct and modernise 24 ghats and three crematoria in Kanpur and Bithoor towns of Uttar Pradesh over the past five years ...
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Lays Stress On Cleaning Tributaries Of The River
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National Mission For Clean Ganga Lays Stress On Cleaning Tributaries Of The River

In a bid to clean the river Ganga and its tributaries, the National Mission for Clean Ganga under its Namami Gange programme has sanctioned sewage treating projects with an outlay of Rs. 460 crore to manage the 48 million litres per day of sewage generated in Mathura city ...
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River Conservation: A Drying Yamuna Could Endanger Taj Mahal, Say Experts
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River Conservation: A Drying Yamuna Could Endanger Taj Mahal, Say Experts

As per experts, the beauty of the Taj Mahal is no longer reflected in the waters of the Yamuna because the river is almost dry and filled with sewage waste ...
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Agra’s Green Push: Over One Crore Saplings To Be Planted This Monsoon In The City Of Taj Mahal
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Agra’s Green Push: Over One Crore Saplings To Be Planted This Monsoon In The City Of Taj Mahal

While the Uttar Pradesh government targets planting crores of trees in this year in Agra, environmental activists ask where is the space? ...
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Green Activists Criticise Clean Air Action Plan For Agra Launched By Uttar Pradesh Government
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Green Activists Criticise Clean Air Action Plan For Agra Launched By Uttar Pradesh Government

As per green activists of Agra, no strategy to fight air pollution will succeed until the Yamuna river was cleaned and filled with water ...
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Activists Hold ‘Sand Bath’ On Dry Yamuna Riverbed To Highlight The Pollution In River

Environmental activists pretended to swim and jump on heaps of sand collected from the dry riverbed, drawing the government's attention to the sewage canal that the river Yamuna has been reduced to without water ...
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The ‘swachhagrahis’ will talk to all the family members about the advantages of having a toilet at home and disadvantages of open defecation
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To Eradicate Open Defecation, Uttar Pradesh’s Rural Gonda To Construct Over 26,000 Household Toilets Within A Month

Authorities of Gonda District have taken up the mammoth task of constructing over 26,000 household toilets in the rural parts of the district ...
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As a token of gesture, they offered boxes of glucose and milk to “Yamuna Maiyya” (mother Yamuna) on the occasion of Mothers’ Day
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Yamuna Pollution: Glucose, Milk Poured Into Yamuna To Stress Crisis In Agra

On the occasion of Mother’s Day, several members of the River Connect Campaign gathered around the Yamuna to express their concern over the almost ‘dead’ river ...
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