TBI Bulletin – Positive News From All Around (18.05.2012)

Presenting today’s edition of positive news from around the web. To share any positive news that you came across lately or just give your feedback write to us at contact[at]thebetterindia.com or tweet @thebetterindia or leave a comment on our facebook page.

1. ‘Salaam’ (Salute) to Salaam Bombay Foundation for launching successfully “Anti-Tobacco Awareness Program” in Mumbai Municipal Schools.

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2. It is an enlightening effort by three organizations to provide uninterrupted solar power for poor villagers in Sunderbans (West Bengal).

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3. There is a whiff of change in Delhi’s Tihar jail where the inmates are trained to make a range of perfumed sanitising products that would freshen up homes of aristocrats and bureaucrats of Delhi!

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4. Agricultural research is not the monopoly of mostly laboratory-based agronomists, as proved by a draught-hit farmer of Gujarat, Dhirajlal Thumar, who with great ‘dhiraj’ (patience) for 8 years (2004-2012) has developed a groundnut-seed that does NOT need too much water!

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Compiled by Devdutt.