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Kanpur Waste Forcing Village Youth Into Bachelorhood
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Kanpur Waste Forcing Village Youth Into Bachelorhood

According to the residents of villages near Kanpur, eligible youngsters in the village are apparently not getting marriage proposals as they are afflicted with communicable diseases from the filth and malodour in and around villages due to the lack of proper waste management system ...
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Uttar Pradesh Is Open Defecation Free But People Still Prefer ”Fresh Air”

Uttar Pradesh was declared 100 per cent open defecation free (ODF) in January this year - open defecation continues to remain a sordid reality in most villages ...
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Tackling Plastic Waste: India's Largest 'Charkha' Made Of Waste Plastic Inaugurated In Noida
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Tackling Plastic Waste: India’s Largest ‘Charkha’ Made Of Waste Plastic Inaugurated In Noida

According to Noida Authority CEO Ritu Maheshwari, the ‘Charkha’ (spinning wheel) inaugurated to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatama Gandhi, has been recognised by India Book of Records as the largest made of used plastic waste in the country ...
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Plastic Ban: Outlets Of Several Large Food, Beverage Chains In Nodia Fined For Using Banned Plastic Materials
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Plastic Ban: Outlets Of Several Large Food, Beverage Chains In Nodia Fined For Using Banned Plastic Materials

The Noida Authority said that a fine ranging between Rs. 500 and Rs. 50,000each was imposed on several food and beverage outlets in a bid to reduce the use of single-used plastic items ...
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‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River
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‘Revive The Dying Yamuna’, Say Activists As They Ask For Government Actions Towards Rejuvenating The River

On the occasion of World Rivers Day, environmentalists prepared a charter of demands to be presented to the government seeking steps to rejuvenate the river Yamuna including setting up of a central rivers authority and national rivers policy ...
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Plastics: A 2.5 Km Long Road From Plastic Waste Under Construction In Noida To Tackle Plastic Pollution
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Plastics: A 2.5 Km Long Road From Plastic Waste Under Construction In Noida To Tackle Plastic Pollution

Noida Authority has taken a step towards better waste management by including the use of plastic waste in the construction of roads instead of discarding in the landfills ...
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District Magistrate In Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur Cleans Drains, Launches Week Long Cleanliness Campaign
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District Magistrate In Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur Cleans Drains, Launches Week Long Cleanliness Campaign

Anjaneya Kumar Singh, the District Magistrate (DM) of Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, set an example by engaging in the cleaning of drains in the town ...
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30 km From Delhi, 5 Men Die While Cleaning A Sewer

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation of Rs. 10 lakh each for the family members of the workers who died, a government statement said ...
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Tree Plantation Drive Across Uttar Pradesh: Over 10 Lakh Saplings Planted Across Noida, And Greater Noida
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Tree Plantation Drive Across Uttar Pradesh: Over 10 Lakh Saplings Planted Across Noida, And Greater Noida

Over 10,67,000 saplings were planted across Noida and Greater Noida as Gautam Buddh Nagar participated in an afforestation campaign carried out across Uttar Pradesh ...
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Rakhis' Made From Cow Dung At This Cow Shelter In Uttar Pradesh
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Rakhis’ Made From Cow Dung At This Cow Shelter In Uttar Pradesh

Shri Krishna Gaushala in Uttar Pradesh's Bijnore which houses more than 117 cows is using cow dung, and eco-friendly colours to produce green rakhis ...
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Door-To-Door Solid Waste Collection In 91% Agra Households, UP Government To NGT
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Door-To-Door Solid Waste Collection In More Than 91 Per Cent Of Households In Agra, UP Government Tells NGT

The National Green Tribunal had earlier said that the major cause of pollution in Yamuna river at Agra is dumping of garbage and sewage in the river and also noted that solid waste is being burnt in open on road, heaps of garbage is lying unattended and drains are being choked with garbage ...
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100 Electric Vehicles Charging Stations To Come Up In Noida, Soon
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100 Electric Vehicles Charging Stations To Come Up In Noida, Soon

Out of 100, two charging stations have already been installed in Noida in sector 63 and at gate number 2 of Noida Electronic City metro station, and will be in operation within a week ...
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