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Swachh Survekshan 2019:  Karnataka’s Mysuru Is The Third Cleanest City Of India, Leapfrogs From Rank 8 

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Karnataka News Swachh Survekshan
Mysuru has had a mixed run in Swachh Survekshan so far, from being number 1 in 2016 to number 5 in 2017 and number 8 in 2018, the city has managed to score third rank in Swachh Survekshan 2019 ...
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Ditch Single-Use Plastic As This Duo From Karnataka Turn Waste Palm Leaves Into Eco-Friendly Tableware

Ditch Single-Use Plastic As This Duo From Karnataka Turn Waste Palm Leaves Into Eco-Friendly Tableware
Karnataka Waste Warriors Of India
What started with a quest to build a brand of beautiful Indian products turned into providing eco-friendly and sustainable alternative to single-use plastic tableware ...
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From Menstrual Hygiene Products To Composting Kits, This Bengaluru Duo Is Making Sustainable Living Stress-Free

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Karnataka Menstrual Hygiene Swachh Warriors
Malini Parmar and Smita Kulkarni’s firm manufactures menstrual cups, reusable cloth pads and diapers, natural cleaning agents and composting kits among other environment friendly solutions ...
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One Of The Most Visited Tourist Spot Of Karnataka, Panchakalyani Lake To Be Revived By Infosys Foundation

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Karnataka Lakes Of India News
The philanthropic arm of the IT firm Infosys has announced the revival project of the polluted Panchakalyani lake in Karnataka ...
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After Information Technology Capital, Bengaluru Could Be Electric Vehicle Capital, Says Karnataka Minister K.J. George

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speaking at the inauguration Electric Vehicle Summit K J George, the large and small scale industry minister of Karnataka, emphasiSzed on the need for research and development of vehicles that run on green energy ...
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Plastic Crisis: Quantum Of Plastic Carry Bags Not Reduced Despite Ban, Said The Comptroller And Auditor General

Plastic Crisis: Quantum Of Plastic Carry Bags Not Reduced Despite Ban, Said The Comptroller And Auditor General
Air Pollution Karnataka News
The performance audit report of Comptroller and Auditor General on 'Solid Waste Management in Urban Local Bodies’ found that there is mismanagement of plastic waste the assessment of waste was not realistic and the state policy prepared in 2004 was not fully operational ...
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National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes

National Green Tribunal Slaps Rs. 50 Crore Penalty On Karnataka For Neglecting Bengaluru Lakes
Karnataka News
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has also asked Bengaluru’s civic body to deposit Rs. 25 crore with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), of which Rs. 10 crore will be transferred to the state pollution board ...
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Karnataka’s Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy Declares Rural Areas Of The State Open Defecation Free

Construct 44,000 Toilets Daily To Make Uttar Pradesh Open Defecation Free By October 2 2018: Chief Secretary Rajive Kumar To District Magistrates
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Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy declares the state’s rural areas free from open defecation, now the rural parts will focus on achieving ODF Plus tag and manage waste effectively ...
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How Much Will You Pay For Pollution Caused: Top Court To Graphite India

How Much Will You Pay For Pollution Caused: Top Court To Graphite India
Karnataka News
The Supreme Court also pulled up the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) for "doing nothing" to curb pollution in Bengaluru even as the city was grappling with the problem ...
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Contribute Towards Cleaner Air And Get Marks: Karnataka’s New Initiative To Encourage Tree Plantation

Air Pollution: Increasing green cover in northwestern parts of the country can help reduce dust pollution in Delhi according to a report
Air Pollution Karnataka News
As per a proposal submitted by Karnataka’s Department of Forest Environment and Ecology, students will have to plant 10 saplings each and nurture them for at least three years to get additional 10 marks ...
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The Ugly Indian: A Bengaluru Group That Is Determined To Beautify Urban Spaces

Karnataka News Season 5 Highlights
'The Ugly Indian' is an anonymous group of volunteers based in Bengaluru, who believe in working together for cleaning the dirty spots of the city. ...
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Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Karnataka Aims Big This October 2 By Going ODF

Four Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Karnataka Aims Big This October 2 By Going ODF
Karnataka Swachh Report Card
Karnataka’s rural areas show commendable progress in achieving the first goal under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan – Open defecation free, on the other side urban Karnataka poses a huge challenge for the state ...
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