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From reusable sanitary napkins to a real-time facial recognition system, Prime Minister Narendra Modi heard about the inventions...
Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 20:09
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry has ruled out GST waiver or deference to businesses as part of the economic relief package to...
Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 19:03
The internet has been the biggest asset of the century, in terms of connecting people, throwing up new concepts, ideas and firing...
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 21:36
Women in resource-poor settings in India put their health at immense risk during menstruation. From using mud and ash to dirty...
Sunday, February 16, 2020 - 21:06
PUNE: In a bid to achieve ODF++ status, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has geared up to develop 310 model toilets in the...
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 09:45
PUNE: The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has installed a solar panel for the first time at a public toilet located in Bopodi...
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 14:51
A RAINBOW FOR EVERY CLOUD Who or what determines a person from the street? The UNICEF provides the definition — ‘Anyone under 18...
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 19:57
PUNE: The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) will install a fibre box with red dot in all Ghantagadis (door-to-door garbage...
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 10:12
PUNE: The Maharashtra State Commission for Women (MSCW) will install sanitary napkin vending machine and incinerators on a mobile...
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 09:42
Akshay Kumar’s film Padman inspired from the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham — the inventor of a low-cost sanitary pad-making...
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 21:33
The trait of purity is often attributed to women; rather our gender has to be custodian of purity, and all things chaste. Why...
Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 11:24
PUNE: Procter & Gamble (P&G) in association with the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) will be installing a sanitary...
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:09
PUNE: A city-based team of scientists has developed an ecofreindly sanitary napkin incinerator. This differs from other...
Monday, December 24, 2018 - 00:27
Pune: Many women don’t use sanitary napkins as they have no access to medical stores or they hesitate to ask male members in the...
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 23:12
PUNE: According to SWaCH, per day 48.3 tonnes of sanitary waste is generated in the city and out of this, around 50 per cent goes...
Monday, October 8, 2018 - 10:51
Pune: The Members of Parliament (MPs) from Pune, Sangli, Satara, Kolhapur, Solapur, Shirdi and Osmanabad asked the general...
Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 10:30
Pune: While the issue of awareness about menstruation and hygienic practices to be followed during the period is being discussed...
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 09:39
Menses and talking about it is still a taboo in India. Though many NGOs and celebrities are working towards sensitising youths...
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 23:06
Ramdas Kokare, Chief Officer of Karjat Municipal Council (KMC) has brought in a change by making Karjat town free from solid...
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 12:27
Pune: The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has decided to provide free sanitary napkins to primary and secondary school girls. On...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 10:00