pollution

Delhi chokes with dusty haze, air quality remains 'very poor'

Delhi chokes with dusty haze, air quality remains 'very poor'

The government-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR) on Friday said overall Air Quality Index (AQI)

Delhi gets advanced early pollution warning system, can now be accessed by public

Delhi gets advanced early pollution warning system, can now be accessed by public

New Delhi: The Ministry of Earth Sciences has come up with an early warning system for air pollution in Delhi, which can be accessed by t...Read More

Sonali Bendre concerned about pollution caused by Ganesh Visarjan

Sonali Bendre concerned about pollution caused by Ganesh Visarjan

Many celebrities had urged their fans to go for eco-friendly Lord Ganesha idols during Ganesh Chaturthi this month.

Polluting industries not allowed in residential area: NGT

Polluting industries not allowed in residential area: NGT

The NGT said that wherever polluting activities are found, steps have to be taken to stop them, recover compensation and restore the envi...Read More

Rs 990 crore Pune’s Mula-Mutha project fast-tracked: Prakash Javadekar

Rs 990 crore Pune’s Mula-Mutha project fast-tracked: Prakash Javadekar

Union minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said the Rs 990-crore worth project that aims to reduce the pollution of Mula-Mutha river in P...Read More

US scientists to climb Mount Everest, collect data on climate

US scientists to climb Mount Everest, collect data on climate

Kathmandu: A team of American scientists flew to the Mount Everest region Wednesday to study how pollution has impacted the Himalayan mou...Read More

Indore: Nine industrial units in Sanwer Road found polluting Kanh river

Indore: Nine industrial units in Sanwer Road found polluting Kanh river

The IMC and Pollution Control Board have served notices to nine industrial units in Sanwer Road industrial area for flowing effluent into...Read More

Bad environment is ending lives

Bad environment is ending lives

Nairobi: A quarter of all premature deaths and diseases worldwide are due to manmade pollution and environmental damage, the United Natio...Read More

Air Strike! Gurugram most polluted city, Delhi most polluted capital in the world

Air Strike! Gurugram most polluted city, Delhi most polluted capital in the world

In a shocking revelation, seven of the top 10 most polluted cities in the world are from India, said an air quality report.

Delhi’s air quality significantly improves after rain, but respite may not last long

Delhi’s air quality significantly improves after rain, but respite may not last long

New Delhi: Delhi’s air quality significantly improved Thursday after rainfall managed to wash away pollutants but authorities warned that...Read More

Air pollution more dangerous than smoking, terrorism: Study

Air pollution more dangerous than smoking, terrorism: Study

Washington: The affect of pollution on life expectancy in India is worse than that of HIV/AIDS, cigarette smoking, and even terrorism, ac...Read More

Portable purifiers may shield your heart from toxic air

Portable purifiers may shield your heart from toxic air

Washington: Using low-cost indoor air purifiers may help protect at-risk people from the adverse health effects of air pollution, a study...Read More

Air pollution makes room for autism

Air pollution makes room for autism

Beijing: Exposure to sources of outdoor pollution such as vehicle exhausts, and industrial emissions can increase a child’s risk of devel...Read More

Supreme Court asks CPCB to open social media account for grievance redressal

Supreme Court asks CPCB to open social media account for grievance redressal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to open a social media account where citizens can...Read More

China to ban polluting tourist vehicles near  Mount Everest in Tibet

China to ban polluting tourist vehicles near Mount Everest in Tibet

Beijing : China is planning to ban polluting tourist vehicles at the Mount Everest base camp in Tibet from next year as part of its effor...Read More

Urban Indians want to escape pollution during festivals

Urban Indians want to escape pollution during festivals

Mumbai: Eco-tourism is gaining popularity with a 25 per cent year-on-year growth as people look to escape to offbeat locations in search ...Read More

Take infections seriously, consult doctors: Maharashtra Health minister to citizens

Take infections seriously, consult doctors: Maharashtra Health minister to citizens

Mumbai: Maharashtra has been covered by a cloud of immense pollution, which has led to the outbreak of various illnesses. The Maharashtra...Read More

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Immersion begins, so does pollution

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Immersion begins, so does pollution

Bhayandar: Immersion of idols of Lord Ganesh commenced on Friday and so did the pollution in the twin-city of Mira Bhayandar. However, th...Read More

Mumbai’s marine life swimming in troubled waters

Mumbai’s marine life swimming in troubled waters

Mumbai: After four dolphins were washed ashore in July alone, one simply couldn’t help but think if it was a coincidence that sea animals...Read More

Mark Ganesh Chaturthi minus plastic: Dia Mirza

Mark Ganesh Chaturthi minus plastic: Dia Mirza

Mumbai: For Ganesh Chaturthi festivities, which fall in September, actress and UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza want people t...Read More

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