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Government of Maharashtra state has banned, under Non-biodegradable Garbage Control Act (2006), use of plastic items that that are used for one time and then thrown away such as plastic bags and plastic spoons. Fines for violating this rule, are heavy. Rs 5,000 for offender...

Recently, Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) released its latest analysis of global warming problem. It said that decision taken by countries at a conference in Paris in December 2015, to limit increase in mean surface temperature of our planet to 1.5 degree centigrade, will...

20th March is the Yearly International Day of Happiness. What is the International Day of Happiness? It’s a day to be happy, of course! Since 2013, the United Nations has celebrated the International Day of Happiness as a way to recognise the importance of happiness...