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Sunday, Jun 16, 2019
news about Pollution
Nov 19, 2018 12:14
If China can take large-scale measures to fight the menace, why can’t India do so? read more
Nov 18, 2018 14:19
As happens every year, unacceptably high air and noise pollution levels were recorded across the country due to the bursting of firecrackers during Diwali. What should be done to make a real difference next year? Here is what our readers have to say. read more
Nov 16, 2018 13:41
Chemicals in the smog can block pores and affect your skin adversely. Experts list home remedies to tackle the fallout. read more
Nov 15, 2018 00:03
The Supreme Court-mandated body has suggested that all non-CNG vehicles – including all private cars and two-wheelers – in the National Capital Region (NCR) be barred from the roads if pollution levels spike again. read more
Nov 13, 2018 08:54
Government agencies have forecasted that with light rain expected on Wednesday and Thursday, the air quality could further see improvement read more
Nov 13, 2018 08:48
Chinese govt introduced a four-month ban on construction, reduced emissions from cargo corridors, resulting in a 54% drop in PM2.5 levels. read more
Nov 12, 2018 12:17
Priyanka Chopra and Farhan Akhtar are struggling with Delhi’s pollution like the rest of city’s residents as they shoot in the capital for their film The Sky Is Pink. read more
Nov 12, 2018 01:01
After a six-month delay, information from 13 monitoring stations to be available on website read more
Nov 08, 2018 11:37
Researchers had forecast a ‘very poor’ air quality index, or AQI, of 306 for Wednesday, considering pollution from firecrackers. However , a ‘poor’ AQI of 221 was recorded. read more
Nov 07, 2018 07:55
Delhi’s roller coaster experience with air quality continued as a day after the city encountered the season’s worst pollution on Monday. The Union government’s pollution forecasting agencies have, however, forecasted that crackers or no-crackers, air... read more
Nov 03, 2018 11:18
More than 27 million people live in and around Delhi with about 7,00,000 more joining them each year, according to research firm Demographia. Air pollution is a major challenge the government needs to address. read more
Nov 01, 2018 23:45
Every year, the number of planned surgeries that get cancelled in major Delhi hospitals sees a threefold rise owing to patients failing pre-anaesthesia check-up due to throat, airways and lung infections compounded by pollution, doctors said. read more
Nov 01, 2018 18:04
The move comes after an apex court bench, headed by Justice Madan B Lokur, directed the CPCB to set up social media accounts where citizens can lodge complaints about pollution in Delhi-NCR. read more
Nov 01, 2018 07:47
There is usually a rise in the number of people with upper respiratory tract infections in the end of August, it starts getting colder and then in October when temperature dips and crop is burnt. read more
Oct 31, 2018 12:37
Indoor air pollution can contribute between 22 and 52% to the overall pollution levels, according to a United Nations Environmental Programme study. It also said that emissions from household cooking and heating will need to be reduced to greatly improve... read more