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Inspired By Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, These Mumbai Girls Develop An Eco-Friendly Solution To Remove Paan Stains

Eight students from Ramnarain Ruia college in Mumbai have developed a gel that makes paan stains colourless and dissolves them which can then be scrubbed off easily ...
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Breathless In Delhi: Twitterati Reacts To The Air Pollution In Different Ways

As the governments and authorities struggle to curb air pollution in Delhi, here’s how people are reacting on social media to the deteriorating air quality ...
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Delhi’s Air Quality ‘Improves Significantly’ But Still Far From Safe: Authorities

Delhi’s air quality index on Thursday morning was recorded at 228 falling in the ‘poor’ category, authorities credited the improvement to the rainfall in the city and the direction of the winds ...
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National Green Tribunal Ban Flouted For Second Day In Kolkata By Chhath Devotees

Chhath Devotees in Kolkata defy the National Green Tribunal ban against polluting the Rabindra Sarobar lake for the second day as they offer prayers and burst crackers by the river to celebrate the festival ...
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Stubble Burning Accounted For 3 Per Cent Of Delhi’s Air Pollution: SAFAR

The Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting (SAFAR) said that agriculture waste burning in the neighbouring states have contributed only 3 per cent to the deteriorating air quality in the national capital region this week ...
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People Know About Air Pollution But Lack Awareness About Cause And Effect: Study

People Know About Air Pollution But Lack Awareness About Cause And Effect: Study

A study on perception on air quality conducted by Clean Air Collective interviewed 5,000 people in 17 cities of India and found that even though the citizens are aware of air pollution, there are gaps in the perception on its causes and solution and lack knowledge about Air Quality Index (AQI), Particulate Matter 2.5 (PM2.5) and Particulate Matter 10 (PM10) ...
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Swachh Jharkhand: The State Aims To Go Open Defecation Free On Its Foundation Day, November 15

Swachh Jharkhand: The State Aims To Go Open Defecation Free On Its Foundation Day, November 15

From mere 28 per cent of sanitation coverage in 2014 to 100 per cent now, Jharkhand has come a long way in achieving the swachh bharat abhiyan goals ...
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Delhi Based Start-up Has Developed World’s First Helmet With Air Purifier To Combat Pollution

Delhi Based Start-up Has Developed World’s First Helmet With Air Purifier To Combat Pollution

The air purifier fitted at the back of the helmet traps air, purifies it and provides fresh air to the two-wheeler rider ...
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Delhiites Wake Up To Rain, Pollution Levels Drop Down To ‘Very Poor’

Delhiites Wake Up To Rain, Pollution Levels Drop Down To ‘Very Poor’

Drizzle on Tuesday and during early morning hours on Wednesday aid in bringing down AQI to ‘very poor’. Experts show apprehension, rain might increase the levels of pollution ...
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Children’s Day Special: Delhi’s Smog Leaves Children Gasping For Air

With the air quality index of the national capital in the severe category, children face several health consequences such as breathlessness and asthma ...
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Swachh Bharat Mission: Districts Gear Up To Compete In Sanitation Activities For The World Toilet Day Contest

Swachh Bharat Mission: Districts Gear Up To Compete In Sanitation Activities For The World Toilet Day Contest

To mark the upcoming World Toilet Day on November 19, the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation has started “Swachh Bharat World Toilet Day Contest 2018” for all districts and states focusing on behaviour change with respect to sanitation and ODF (Open Defecation Free) sustainability ...
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Chhath Puja Celebrated In Kolkata City Lake, Flouting National Green Tribunal Order

Thousands of devotees defied the NGT ban and celebrated Chhath Puja at lake Rabindra Sarobar in south Kolkata which is part of the National Lake Conservation Plan of the Government of India ...
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