Diwali

Diwali

Expert Advice: How To Celebrate Diwali Amid The COVID-19 Pandemic? 

Expert Advice: How To Celebrate Diwali Amid The COVID-19 Pandemic?
Coronavirus Outbreak Diwali Special
As we approach the festival of lights, Dr Randeep Guleria, Director of All India Institute Of Medical Sciences explains what should be kept in mind while celebrating Diwali amid a global pandemic ...
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Opinion: Post-COVID-19 Patients Care During Diwali

Opinion: Post-COVID-19 Patients Care During Diwali
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During Diwali, not only COVID patients, but those with allergy, asthma, bronchitis, and even Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) should be careful as the bursting of firecrackers will take a toll on the lungs ...
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Eco-Friendly Diwali: IIT-Delhi Students Design ‘Diyas’ Using Cow Dung To Reduce Pollution And Waste Generated

Eco-Friendly Diwali: IIT-Delhi Students Design ‘Diyas’ Using Cow Dung To Reduce Pollution And Waste Generated
Air Pollution Delhi Diwali Special News
This Diwali opt for an eco-friendly ‘diya’ (lamp) made from cow-dung with a no-furnace manufacturing technique that cause air pollution and is used in making regular ‘diyas’ to harden the clay ...
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Ahead Of Diwali, States Ban Firecrackers Due To Air Pollution, Rising COVID-19 Cases

Ahead Of Diwali, States Ban Firecrackers Due To Air Pollution, Rising COVID-19 Cases
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Expressing concerns over the rising number of COVID-19 cases and to check the increasing air pollution, various states and UTs in the country have taken a decision of banning firecrackers this festive season ...
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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal Urges Delhiites To Avoid Bursting Crackers, Take Part In Virtual Lakshmi Puja This Diwali

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal Urges Delhiites To Avoid Bursting Crackers, Take Part In Virtual Lakshmi Puja This Diwali
Delhi Diwali Special News
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that with the air quality severely affected in Delhi, bursting crackers would only add to the pollution amid COVID-19 ...
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Ahead Of Diwali, Sikkim Government Issues A Ban On Sale And Use Of Firecrackers To Check Air Pollution During The Festive Season

Ahead Of Diwali, Sikkim Government Issues A Ban On Sale And Use Of Firecrackers To Check Air Pollution During The Festive Season
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Sikkim government’s Chief Secretary SC Gupta issued an order on November 4 under Disaster Management Act 2005 to completely ban selling and bursting firecrackers until further notice ...
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Rajasthan Government Imposes A Blanket Ban On The Sale Of Firecrackers Ahead Of Diwali, Makes Masks Mandatory In Public

Rajasthan Government Imposes A Blanket Ban On The Sale Of Firecrackers Ahead Of Diwali, Makes Masks Mandatory In Public
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Rajasthan has banned the sale of firecrackers and restricted its use among people with an aim to check the air pollution that engulfs the northern part of the country every year around Diwali ...
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Raipur Women Make Eco-Friendly Diyas From Cow Dung To Celebrate Clean, Green Diwali

Raipur Women Make Eco-Friendly Diyas From Cow Dung To Celebrate Clean, Green Diwali
Chhattisgarh Diwali Special News
Women of Ban-Charauda in Raipur who never even thought about earning for themselves are now making a decent amount of money by making beautiful eco-friendly cow dung diyas ...
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Even If Violated Widely, Supreme Court Order On Firecrackers Is Good Starting Point For Change: Experts

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Legal experts have said that the order by the Supreme Court is beneficial in the long run and law enforcement agencies should be held accountable for the non-compliance of the two-hour window for the bursting of crackers and the usage of the less polluting “green crackers” ...
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Diwali In Delhi More Polluted This Year Than In 2017, Says Central Pollution Control Board

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According to a report by the Central Pollution Control Board, this year’s Diwali in New Delhi was more polluted as compared to last year due to multiple factors like wind speed and heavy fireworks ...
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Firecracker Ban: Tamil Nadu Tops In Violation Cases, Air Pollution Levels Dip In Southern States

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Air Pollution News Tamil Nadu
With 2,190 FIRs, Tamil Nadu topped the southern states in the number of violations of Supreme Court's time-limit for bursting of crackers on Diwali whereas Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh had no violations reported ...
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How Are The Cleanest Cities In India Planning To Manage The Waste Generated During Diwali Festivities

Diwali Special Waste Management
Here is how the best performing cities in the Swachh Sarvekshan plan to ensure a clean Diwali manage the waste generated during Diwali festivities ...
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