In line with the above, an interesting initiative undertaken by the Boys Club at SOS Children’s Village Bangalore is Zero Budget Natural Farming. On a piece of land, children of the Village grow their own food—herbs, vegetables, and fruits, giving a chance to not only produce fresher and healthier food for ready consumption but also in the process unwind and learn.
At the beginning, it was a bit tough to explain that farming is, actually, a science and needs not only effort but also knowledge about what can be sown and grown, when, where, and how. For these young boys residing in the Village, leisure time is well spent between sports and farming. Before starting, children did their bit of research, which was supported by awareness sessions on different types of crops, the soil, nutrients and care needed, and other associated nuances. This helps them not only in connecting with nature but is also apt for the physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing of the child.
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Road To Contain Climate Change
In this article, Mr S Sundar and Mr Sharif Qamar say that roads and railways bind a nation and bring people together. They facilitate the achievement of SDGs, as without adequate mobility, SDGs cannot be achieved and sustained.
Impact Of Cruise Industry And Sea Vessels
In this article, Saurabh Somani gives us an overview of the major drawbacks and problems due to lack of awareness and international laws for large cruise vessels on oceans. As the tourism industry continues to vouch for cruise industry branding and promotion, the impact is evident as its influence on nature is evident in the form of climate change and unconditional weather conditions that the world is currently witnessing.
Any Baggage around Everything Genetically Modified!
Being a biotechnologist is fun when the discussion is just about lac operon, cosmid vectors, growing some organ in a lab or what it's like to be in tomorrow's business but not when I am asked why people are averse towards genetically modified food.
Sustainable Future for India
L&T Finance Raises its First ₹200 Crore Sustainability Linked Rupee Loan
For some years, we have been ringing the alarm bells on species that are fast disappearing. And rightly so, since awareness and realization may lead to turning the tide on tragedy. From early 2022, TerraGreen decided to forage for occasional stories of hope and happiness, also. Here is the second in the series from Benita Sen.
MGC's Mission: To Build and Secure a Sustainable Future
Dr Girija K Bharat is the Founder-Director of Mu Gamma Consultants Private Limited (MGC). Here, she is in an exclusive conversation with us for TerraGreen.
Great Stress Busters
Organic Farming in Sikkim
Sikkim became India's first '100 per cent organic' state in 2016. All farming in Sikkim is carried out without the use of artificial fertilizers and pesticides, providing access to safer food choices and making agriculture a more environment-friendly activity. In this article, Onam Vaid says that to make the organic plan a success, Sikkim has brought all farmers on board by assuring them that organic produce would fetch higher prices. Certified organic farming requires stringent annual inspections by qualified inspectors from accredited certification bodies.
Offshore Finally Makes Headway in India
In this article, Sapna Gopal says despite India taking time to foray into offshore wind, the country is finally ready to take the plunge. Industry experts too agree that the time is right for it to do so.
The natural world is the most beautiful and wondrous thing to explore, but it must be respected at all times. This is not just to protect the delicate balance of nature, but also because it can be a dangerous place, filled with unforgiving climates, harsh landscapes, and deadly creatures. All of these can be avoided with the help of expert knowledge and proper planning, though the same cannot be said for natural disasters.
THE CAB RIDE
I sat in the cab on my way to the airport as the driver zoomed over Delhi’s wide roads. The sun was rising over the horizon as a new day dawned – quite literally, as election day approached the city of Delhi.
BELLANDUR LAKE FROTH - Debasish Ghosh
Bangalore, India, was once known for its interconnected lake systems, which provided a reliable water source. As the city grew, these lakes have encroached, and the water became polluted day by day. The largest, Bellandur Lake, now carry huge volumes of snowy froth, which block the adjacent canals.
India's New Unicorns
The world’s largest democracy is becoming a seedbed for billion-dollar startups.
The World's Cheapest Hospital Has To Get Even Cheaper
Cancer surgery for $700. A heart bypass for $2,000. Pretty good, but under India’s new health-care system, not good enough.
India's High-Tech Hot Spot- Bangalore
India’s high-tech hot spot bustles with meetings and events.
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The Rising Rocking Star
SRINIDHI SHETTY WHO PLAYS THE ROLE OF REENA IN HER LATEST HIT FILM SHARES HER JOURNEY FROM ENGINEERING TO WINNING AN INTERNATIONAL BEAUTY PAGEANT CROWN AND THEN GOING ON TO BECOMING A GLOBAL NAME AFTER KGF
Haute couture fashion destination
Yashodhara Shroff started ffolio at a time when the fashion industry in the country was just about beginning to take baby steps. With ffolio, (meaning the leaf of a book), the first-ever multi-designer luxury store in South India, she became the pioneer bringing about a revolution in the industry three decades ago. Since its inception 1991, ffolio has dressed up millions of women across the south of India with a range of clothing and accessories created by some of the most talented designers in the country. ffolio houses some of India's best fashion designers of the likes of Anamika Khanna, Pankaj & Nidhi, Abraham & Thakore, Divyam Metha, Naushad Ali and Payal Jain to name a few.