Tag: india

Jul 4, 2017

1.5m Volunteers in India Plant Record-Breaking 66 Million Trees in 12 Hours

1.5m Volunteers in India Plant Record-Breaking 66 Million Trees in 12 Hours

The initiative is part of the Paris Agreement where India vowed to increase forest coverage by 5+ million hectares by 2030

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Apr 26, 2017

Pet Adoption Posters Find Creative Way to Use White Space

Pet Adoption Posters Find Creative Way to Use White Space

The campaign aims to raise awareness for pet adoption in Mumbai, India

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Mar 29, 2017

King Cobra Wanders Into Village Due to Drought and Drinks Water from Rescuers’ Bottle

King Cobra Wanders Into Village Due to Drought and Drinks Water from Rescuers’ Bottle

A 12 ft long King Cobra wandered into a village in southern India due to the recent drought and rescuers successfully fed the giant snake water from a bottle in this rare and thrilling footage

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Mar 28, 2016

This Company Makes Edible Utensils To Limit Plastic Waste

This Company Makes Edible Utensils To Limit Plastic Waste

India is the world’s largest user of disposable cutlery with over 120 billion pieces discarded each year

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Nov 5, 2015

India’s ‘Birdman’ Spends 40% of His Income to Feed 4,000 Parakeets Daily

India’s ‘Birdman’ Spends 40% of His Income to Feed 4,000 Parakeets Daily

For the last 10 years, 62-year-old Chennai, India resident Sekar has risen at 4 am to feed up to 4,000 parakeets daily

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May 27, 2015

Picture of the Day: It’s So Hot in India the Streets are Melting

Picture of the Day: It’s So Hot in India the Streets are Melting

There’s a deadly heatwave currently striking India. Temperatures are so high that some of the roads in Delhi are even melting.

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May 2, 2015

Picture of the Day: Perfectly Framed

Picture of the Day: Perfectly Framed

Photograph by Diego Delso, Wikimedia Commons, CC-BY-SA 4.0 Seen here is the stunning Taj Mahal, perfectly framed by this nearby archway and captured by Diego Delso. The Taj Mahal (which literally translates to ‘crown of palaces’) is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah…

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