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Bollywood and Bamboo Come Together for Fighting Climate Change

Bollywood and Bamboo Come Together for Fighting Climate Change

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The Bamboo Store and Indigreen's collaborative efforts and enthusiasm towards spreading the message of a safer-better world has led to a funky showcase launch of bamboo and Bollywood, in an attempt to highlight the impacts of global warming which has put the planet in grave danger amidst a changing climate. In this Limited Edition line of lamps produced for generating awareness on the issue, the dark characters of Bollywood will light up your life by getting across the point in the most direct manner. Featuring Gabbar, Shakaal, Mogambo and the evergreen vamps Bindu, Helen and Padma Khanna, the collection is handpainted by Bollywood artists on organic cotton and hand crafted by Bamboo artisans. While the villains highlight global warming, the vamps draw attention with 'bar(h)' dance!...
Trees Dechoked: GK-I Residents Show the Way Against Concretization

Trees Dechoked: GK-I Residents Show the Way Against Concretization

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Some of most of the majestic trees in Delhi are all 70-80 (maybe more) years old and form a part of the natural heritage of the city. Each time there is a thunderstorm that brings with it strong winds (of which there have been plenty lately), some of these trees get damaged and even uprooted. It seems (and so would 'some' tell us) that it was age that got these trees down. But closer observation reveals a story much more depressing than that. As Delhi develops into the world class city that 'many' are working hard to make it, concretization is the key word. And the concerete does not seem to be seeing an electric pole apart from a tree. And even as much is being said to protect and increase the green cover in the city, the existing greens seem to be choking to death. Most trees are

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