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Thursday, Jun 27, 2019
news about Pollution
Oct 28, 2018 09:41
Punjab’s claim is based on the fact that the lower number of stubble burning cases has led to improved air quality for the state, while for Delhi the air quality continues to be severe. read more
Oct 28, 2018 08:44
At least 34% of Delhi’s PM2.5 pollution during winter is generated by local sources, a recent study by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has found. read more
Oct 27, 2018 19:55
The report also analysed the trends of different factors causing pollution since 2010 and it said transport emission in the national capital has increased significantly at 41 per cent in the last eight years. read more
Oct 11, 2018 15:20
This Healthy Lung Month, follow these 5 habits to make sure you breathe easier and keep your lungs in good shape. read more
Oct 10, 2018 23:41
The Centre on Wednesday notified the minimum environmental flows for river Ganga that has to be maintained at various locations on the river. Environmental flows refer to the acceptable flow regimes required to maintain a river in the desired environmental... read more
Oct 08, 2018 10:34
The Indian government urged all countries including the United States to act like a global community when it comes to fighting climate change and not deny the real impacts many parts of the world are already facing. read more
Sep 30, 2018 09:23
As per the Master Plan of Delhi, industries are permitted only in designated areas such as industrial areas and redevelopment areas. There are 28 industrial areas and 22 redevelopment areas in the city. read more
Sep 28, 2018 23:06
The union environment ministry is considering a uniform, countrywide legislation to phase out four single-use plastic products — styrofoam cups, plastic water bottles, disposable plastic cutlery and all plastic carry bags. read more
Sep 28, 2018 00:43
Under the electric vehicle manufacturing and battery charging infrastructure promotion policy, a number of exemptions and incentives would be provided to entrepreneurs to set up electric manufacturing units. read more
Sep 19, 2018 04:29
Air flow does not follow administrative or political boundaries. Therefore, it is important that state governments of Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan must come together to curb air pollution. read more
Sep 18, 2018 09:57
Hydrogen trains are equipped with fuel cells that produce electricity through a combination of hydrogen and oxygen, a process that leaves steam and water as the only emissions. read more
Sep 15, 2018 03:44
A member of the Supreme Court-appointed Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority said only 1,771 of the 5,240 brick kilns in NCR have shifted to a cleaner technology — zig-zag. read more
Sep 06, 2018 11:30
Experts say over half of Schizothorax’s 22 species have disappeared. The Dal Lake has some Snowtrout presence while they are no longer found in polluted water bodies like Srinagar’s Khushalsar Lake. read more
Sep 03, 2018 11:22
Genetics and pollution play an important role in determining the severity of asthma, says a new study. The researchers found that asthma sufferers who lived closer to heavily travelled roads had the worst asthma symptoms, such as difficulty breathing,... read more
Aug 30, 2018 03:05
Nearly 60% of the country’s urban areas and the entire rural belts are still off the monitoring radar. read more