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Student spreads the word

She is barely 14 and she can do this. I think we can take a cue. Here is an email that came in. Dear Sir/Madam, I am Nina Raman, a student of class 9 studying in Deens Academy, Whitefield. I would like to promote an ECO Ganesh Chaturthi and spread awareness regarding environmental hazards, including […]

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Carpooling comes to Whitefield

Whitefield Rising is excited about Carpooling and  is partnering with PoolCircle to bring down our collective carbon footprint. We will pilot it in a few communities to begin with.  Here is everything you need to know to get started. How will this work? Your community needs to be signed up and assign an “admin” . […]

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A Seat at the Table

An Honest Reflection This  Republic Day we noticed that those champions that have labored over community upliftment are being recognized in so many different ways everywhere. Media recognition, Chief Guests at various functions, Conducting waste management sessions or Solar Energy sessions, our people are everywhere. Many are happily utilizing the holiday to “work”. So what […]

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No Froth without Toxicity

The Issue: Varthur Lake is toxic.  The froth is an indicator of that. Let no one tell you the froth is due to the extraordinary use of the overly clean residents around here using frothy detergents.  The verdict comes from IISC no less. Worse, it is contaminating the ground water around the area and if […]