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This culinary space in Hyderabad helps children become independent in the kitchen

In this one-month project run by Hyderabad-based Gopi Byluppala, children between the age of 7 and 15 learn cooking tricks that even the their grandmothers might not know   

Published on 26th February 2018
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Road to Bylakuppe: How India's largest Tibetian settlement is promoting entrepreneurship

By creating an entrepreneurship club in the Tibetan Children's Village Bylakuppe, the Tibetan refugees in India are hoping to create more employment opportunities and a better life

Published on 9th April 2018
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How Arvind Gupta is using everyday waste to bring science to millions of Indian kids

Padma Shri recipient, Arvind Gupta speaks about creating toys from recycled products to help create an equal and sustainable education system

Published on 1st September 2018
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After acing their game with bamboo, Bamboo House India is making the most of plastic waste by making homes out of it

Hyderabad-based Bamboo House India is receiving enquiries from across the seas for not just their houses made of bamboo and plastic, but for their other innovative products as well

Published on 3rd November 2018
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People of this village near Bengaluru are super tech-savvy, thanks to Abhijit Sinha's Project DEFY nooks

Through project DEFY, Abhijit Sinha is setting up nooks where people can access the internet and learn things on their own

Published on 9th November 2018
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These IIT-M students made over 400 desks for Govt school kids reusing discarded cardboard

The students at IIT-Madras have already distributed desks to seven government schools in the city and they have plans for expansion of the initiative

Published on 26th December 2018
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Tamil Nadu plastic ban: Here's what you can and cannot use anymore

The switch to a eco-friendly way of life won't be a hassle because all the alternatives are not only better than plastic but easily available as well

Published on 2nd January 2019
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Karnataka government calls for a complete ban on plastic bottles, bouquets for university events

At a recent review meeting conducted by higher education minister GT Devegowda, the department decided to cut down on expenditure and directed vice-chancellors to ensure this

Published on 23rd January 2019
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How East Kolkata Wetlands' school kids are 'dialoguing' about their ecosystem

We spoke to the founder of Disappearing Dialogues, an initiative that's creating awareness about conserving water among high school students to find out more

Published on 1st April 2019
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This summer camp is creating awareness among children about forests and animals 

Dev Balaji who has been conducting Summer Adventure Camps in forests across Karnataka tell us about what they teach for children and how it is helping the little ones 

Published on 24th April 2019
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This Mumbai duo is trying to promote an eco-friendly lifestyle with their start-up TreeWear

TreeWear provides you with an array of naturally-manufactured products like hand sanitisers, deodorants, t-shirts and more. We speak to the founders to find out how it is done

Published on 1st June 2019
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This Udaipur based start-up turns recycled waste into building blocks called Wricks

This Udaipur based start-up has come with a prototype that will tackle the current environmental hazards caused by brick manufacturers

Published on 18th June 2019
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Say goodbye to regular bricks. These eco-friendly plastic blocks might help save us from apocalypse

The professor Dr DV Sreekanth is often seeing brainstorming at St Martin's Engineering College campus with several students till 5.30 pm in the evening 

Published on 3rd July 2019
Basavaraj along with his team and school teachers collecting bottles from children

Paying school kids Rs 2 per plastic bottle, this Karnataka man is trying to make his village plastic-free

Basavaraj S Bidnal  has taken up an initiative to make his village, Anchatgeri totally plastic-free. This is how he's going about it

Published on 3rd July 2019
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This college in Sirsi is using plastic bottles to grow plants. Here's what's awesome about it

Why throw plastic bottles away when you can use them to grow plants? We bring you some insights from a college in Sirsi where this idea is trending

Published on 14th July 2019

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