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Three WWF female officials kidnapped by Bodo militants in Assam ‘released’


February 9th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 9 (ANI): Three female wildlife officials, who were abducted along with their male colleagues, in Assam have reportedly been released.The Assam police have however said, that the abductors have ... Read more...

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10,000 kids keep guard against littering in Himalayas


October 29th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Oct 29 (IANS) They may be young, but don't get caught littering in front of them. Over 10,000 schoolchildren are virtually on the prowl in the hills of Himachal ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra To Be The Nation’s Green Ambassador


August 10th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): As per the latest news, the Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has decided to be the nationwide green ambassador so as to kick off several eco-friendly campaigns ... Read more...

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Priyanka Chopra to be India’s green ambassador


August 9th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has agreed to be the national green ambassador to initiate eco-friendly campaigns in India, Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh announced ... Read more...

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Himachal bans throwing ‘gutka’ sachets in public places


April 22nd, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 22 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government Thursday imposed a ban on throwing 'gutka' (chewing tobacco) sachets in public places. Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said: "From today (Thursday) onwards, a complete ... Read more...

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Himachal promoting use of plastic waste to build roads


January 31st, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Jan 31 (IANS) Buoyed by the successful use of plastic waste to build three stretches of road, the Himachal Pradesh government will now use all the plastic waste it ... Read more...

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‘Remove plastic, save environment’ campaign in Himachal (Lead)


December 20th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 20 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh will launch a week-long campaign on Monday to remove polythene bags from roads, hill slopes and other areas in a major community-driven environment protection initiative. People across ... Read more...

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Himachal to launch fresh no polythene drive


December 20th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 20 (IANS) In another major initiative towards community-driven environment protection, Himachal Pradesh will Monday launch a week-long campaign to remove polythene bags lying scattered on hills and in residential areas. People ... Read more...

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Himachal to launch plastic-free drive


December 8th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 8 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government will launch a week-long campaign from Dec 21 to make the state plastic-free by removing all polythene bags from residential areas and hillsides, the ... Read more...

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Sikh shrines to launch `save girl, save environment’ campaign


August 27th, 2008 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 27 (IANS) The Lucknow Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (LGPC) that governs all the Sikh shrines in this Uttar Pradesh capital will launch a campaign to spread sensitivity towards the girl child ... Read more...

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Save environment campaign leaves a trail of garbage


June 30th, 2008 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) It was nobly intentioned and got the support of a huge number of people. But a look at the garbage strewn around after the event and you ... Read more...

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Techies on bicycles, Quintegra chants green mantra


June 21st, 2008 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) For Quintegra Solutions, even an employee motivation programme is part of its pro-environment campaign. Instead of taking its employees to any picnic spot, the city-based IT services company ... Read more...

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