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Civic body hosts 'Poha' party to rid Indore of single-use plastic

To create awareness against single-use plastic in Indore, the civic body served served 'poha', a local snack, to dignitaries and citizens.

New Delhi: A woman sits among plastic bottles segregated for recycling, at Bhopra near Nand Nagri, in New Delhi on Saturday, May 26, 2018. World Environment Day (WED) is a UN Environment-led global event, the single largest celebration of our environment. With the theme 'Beat Plastic Pollution' for WED 2018, it is urged to reduce the production and excessive use of single-use plastic polluting our oceans, damaging marine life and threatening human health. India is the global host of WED 2018 which will take place on June 5, 2018. (Manvender Vashist/PTI Photo) (PTI6_4_2018_000142A) (PTI)
Published on May 21, 2023 07:24 PM IST
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Mindful living for a greener future: Changing your mindset can save the planet

Discover the power of mindfulness and sustainable living in combating the climate crisis and creating a better future for all

By adopting a RRR (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) lifestyle, we can reduce the amount of plastic waste that flows into our oceans. (Shutterstock)
Published on Apr 21, 2023 05:37 PM IST

Car rams into electricity pole, sets off blaze at rice mill godown in Kharar

Kaur Singh, senior station officer at the Kharar fire station, said they received information about the fire at Garg Rice Mill around 9.30 am

Firefighters rushed to the scene with three fire tenders that were refilled 15 times to douse the flames. (HT)
Updated on Apr 16, 2023 04:12 AM IST
By, Mohali

Delhi government reports encroachments on forest land in Saket

The findings were part of two inspections carried out by the department last year, in June and November, following a petition in the National Green Tribunal

Illegal encroachments and in a deemed forest area in Saket, hear Max Hospital, on Tuesday. (Raj K Raj/HT Photo)
Updated on Apr 12, 2023 12:05 AM IST

Random Forays: The Abiding Charm of India’s Railway Stations

People from all parts of our land, all classes, backgrounds, cultures and ethnicity continue to throng towards trains and therefore to stations

A railway station is a microcosm of India, in all its glory (Shutterstock)
Updated on Apr 09, 2023 01:49 AM IST
ByVivek Atray
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