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Commonwealth Secreteriat and women sailing crew to fight marine pollution

The collaboration will help Commonwealth countries protect oceans and manage plastic pollution

Published on 21st January 2021
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Turning off your camera during virtual meeting can reduce carbon footprint: Study

The internet's carbon footprint had already been increasing before COVID-19 lockdowns, accounting for about 3.7 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions

Published on 18th January 2021
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Here's how this engineering student from Odisha popularising Pattachitra by painting it on various mediums

Bhagyashree Sahoo, an engineer-turned-artist from Rourkela speaks about how she invested all her time during the lockdown to learn Pattachitra art and perfect it too 

Published on 18th January 2021
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Wastewater surveillance can warn of COVID-19 spikes two weeks in advance: IIT Gandhinagar study

The researchers, including those from Gujarat Biotechnology Research Centre (GBRC), explored the association between the SARS-CoV-2 genetic load in wastewater and the number of COVID-19 cases

Published on 6th January 2021
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This 24-year-old research biologist is photographing the beauty of Himachal Pradesh's most beautiful Ramsar Site

Rishabh Jaggi hails from Delhi and currently, he is in Himachal Pradesh documenting the wonder that is Pong Dam Lake Wetland with the help of his trusty camera and a big grant. This is his story

Published on 5th January 2021
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Delhi air quality remains in the 'severe' category on New Year's Day

Cold wave conditions continue to persist in Delhi with dense fog reducing the visibility in most parts of the national capital in the New Year morning

Published on 1st January 2021
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These Pondy Uni students are documenting the 'Solution' to the plastic problem

Raghavender and Vineetha are two Pondicherry University students from Hyderabad and their documentary is worth a watch. The duo tells us about documenting it and what they have planned next. Read on

Published on 30th December 2020
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Farmer's three daughters make Rajasthan village proud by getting PhD degrees on same day

The sisters say that their father Mangalchand Tilotiya understood the value of education and practised 'Beti Padhao' in reality many years back

Published on 27th December 2020
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Karnataka government, British Council partner to strengthen education and research exchange

The CM welcomed the establishment of the tech hubs and tech clusters programmes as well as go global programmes that take innovative start-ups from India to the UK

Published on 17th December 2020
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This 14-year-old girl from TN has created a solar-powered ironing cart — to cut down on pollution

Vinisha Umashankar has created a mobile solar energy-powered ironing cart to reduce the use of charcoal. We find out how

Published on 15th December 2020
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Here's how parents can cope with their children's Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease

COPD incidence is found to be the highest among children with both asthma and pneumonia in childhood. Care should be taken to treat these diseases in children

Published on 14th December 2020
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An app developer at ten years, Samrat Singh has already developed 20 apps and he's still going strong

Samrat Singh, a 10-year-old, has developed more than 20 apps so far. He talks to us about his latest app

Published on 11th December 2020
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NGT directs all municipal corporations to sprinkle water before sweeping roads to tackle air pollution

The pavements may also be appropriately covered so as to prevent generation of dust and attention also needs to be given to stop burning of biomass

Published on 4th December 2020
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Poor air quality can amplify the Coronavirus, lead to more COVID-19 cases: Study

The result suggests that high concentrations of particles less than 2.5 micrometres in size may modulate, or even amplify, the waves of SARS-CoV-2 contamination

Published on 29th November 2020
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Air quality will substantially improve in the coming years: CPCB Member Secretary

Another reason for believing that the air quality will improve, he said, is that in the last four-five years, there have been substantial scientific inputs and policymaking frameworks

Published on 26th November 2020

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