Noida Plants 1.7 Lakh Saplings In A Day, Betters Own Record
Sunday, November 18, 2018, 8:20 AM
As the National Capital Region continues to grapple with air pollution, Noida witnessed a major afforestation drive Saturday with over 1.70 lakh saplings being planted in a single day. In doing so, the city bettered its own record. On August 15,1.04 lakh saplings were planted as part of a green drive launched across the state by the Uttar Pradesh government, Noida Authority officials said.
Twitter users react to US Melania Trump's tree-planting outfit
Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 6:15 PM
Reacting to US First Lady Melania Trump planting a tree while wearing heels, a Twitter user wrote, "@FLOTUS is truly, deeply dedicated to her high heels." While other users tweeted, "By the look of those shoes, she wasn't planning on doing any actual digging!" and "Anyone...who can rock heels like that without sinking into the mud is a total legend."