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JJM to Provide Tap Water to Every Rural Household

The Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) aims to provide a tap connection to every rural household by 2024 with a particular focus on 'service delivery'....

Rural India Setting Example for Others Amid Lockdown

By Navneet Mishra Even as police are busy trying to strictly enforce the nationwide lockdown across urban areas in urban India, rural people are setting...

Find Out How Solar Power Can Improve Healthcare System in Rural India

Nearly 20 leaders from think tanks, research groups, renewable energy companies, sustainable development organisations and industry associations on Thursday said India's weak healthcare infrastructure...

Babies Born in Urban Areas Are Less Fussy: Study

Researchers have found that babies from rural families tend to display negative emotions such as anger and frustration more frequently than their urban counterparts. The...

Rural Moms Face More Physical and Mental Health Problems

Researchers have found that chronic depression is linked with increased health problems for moms and children in poor rural communities. This is the latest...

NIRDPR Launches Initiative to Help Rural Poor Farm Holds Cope with Climate Change

National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) on Tuesday said it has launched an initiative to improve the adaptive capacity of the...

India’s Farmer Protests Highlight Increasing Rural Distress

Vimla Yadav, a farmer from India's Haryana state, says agriculture costs, such as fertilizers and seeds, have soared, yet produce prices have plunged, leaving...

Walk of Pride: Along with 100 other villages, Koverapalem Village of Andhra Pradesh is also Free from Open Defecation

Koverapalem became one of the 100 villages to get toilets for all residents, effectively called defecation free Chief Guest Mr. Jawahar Reddy thanked...

ALEEYAH: A 17-year old girl’s STEP to transform rural life of Bengal

Delhi: Starting from a STEP Youth Leadership Program by TERI University to creating a social initiative and then transforming it into a ‘Social Entrepreneurship’;...

‘Kitty parties’ a way to empower village women

New Delhi: The women of rural areas are redefining the idea of 'kitty parties' as a tool for their empowerment in water-starved Nashik district of...

Government to provide solar devices in rural, tribal areas

New Delhi: The ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) on Friday said it will distribute devices like solar cookers and lamps in rural and...

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White House To Display The Moon Rock In Oval Office

NASA has loaned a Moon rock for display in the Oval Office of the White House at the request of the Joe Biden administration. The...

Analysis Shows Batterry Storage To Be Cheaper Than New Coal Power Plants

A new economic viability analysis on Friday revealed that renewable energy along with battery storage in Tamil Nadu is cost competitive with new coal...

Vegan kids may have low level of vitamin D

If your child is fully vegan, then there are chances that they may have a lower level of vitamin D, a new study suggests. The...