Every year, along with the Diwali festivities comes green pledges. The focus seems to be on replacing the noisy celebrations with lights, colour and nature. Women working in Allahabad Research Center created eco-friendly candles this Diwali. Pranab Mukherjee, who greeted people on the eve of the festival also urged to celebrate "in a pollution free manner". Zee News is the highly popular Hindi News channel of India’s largest television network ZMCL. The channel, which has a huge following in India and abroad, has won several prestigious national and international awards.