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Management tips for people suffering from lung or other forms of health problems

People suffering from chronic lung diseases or allergic to any indoor and outdoor environmental factors are prone to recurring infections, allergies and other respiratory ailments. Doctors share tips to manage the same amid air pollution
Management tips for people suffering from lung or other forms of health problems (Pixabay)
Management tips for people suffering from lung or other forms of health problems (Pixabay)
Updated on May 12, 2022 01:24 PM IST
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ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Is the apex court backtracking on environmental principles?

  • The article has been authored by Tarika Jain is a senior resident fellow with the climate & ecosystems team, Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, New Delhi.
The process of EIA has been established under the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986 to give effect to the precautionary principle.(HT FILE)
The process of EIA has been established under the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986 to give effect to the precautionary principle.(HT FILE)
Published on Apr 27, 2022 03:33 PM IST
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ByHindustan Times

Anti-pollution plan: 1.9k sites checked so far in Delhi

  • Delhi environment minister Gopal Rai said 500 teams from 10 different departments are currently working as part of the campaign and a high-level meeting, which will look at solving Delhi’s landfill fire problem, is scheduled to be held on April 21.
Delhi environment minister Gopal Rai said that as part of the plan, Delhi Pollution Control Committee will launch a drive against industrial units from April 20. (Picture for representation only/HT)
Delhi environment minister Gopal Rai said that as part of the plan, Delhi Pollution Control Committee will launch a drive against industrial units from April 20. (Picture for representation only/HT)
Published on Apr 20, 2022 05:57 AM IST
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By, New Delhi

Govt unveils action plan to cut summer pollution

  • Open burning of biomass and road dust are among the major air pollutants in Delhi as they are the major contributors of particulate matter (PM2.5 and PM10) to city air.
Children bathe in a park on a hot summer day, in Gurugram. (Photo by Vipin Kumar/ Hindustan Times) (Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Children bathe in a park on a hot summer day, in Gurugram. (Photo by Vipin Kumar/ Hindustan Times) (Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Published on Apr 12, 2022 02:06 AM IST
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By, New Delhi

Real-time pollution data from Aug 1

  • The progress on the project was assessed in a review meeting held on Wednesday by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal with officials from IIT-Kanpur, IIT-Delhi, and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) -- the three institutions involved in the project.
The Delhi Pollution Control Committee was appointed the nodal agency for the study.
The Delhi Pollution Control Committee was appointed the nodal agency for the study.
Published on Mar 24, 2022 06:11 AM IST
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