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NMC to plant 40,000 trees from July 1
AnjayaAnparthi
The Times of India , Saturday, June 04, 2016

Nagpur: The Nagpur Municipal Corporation ( NMC ) has decided to commence mass tree plantation drive from July 1 instead of August 1. Target is to plant around 40,000 saplings and 2-3 years old plants. ...More


Air pollution worries Mumbaiites the most: Survey
SnehalFernandes
The Hindustan Times , Saturday, June 04, 2016

MUMBAI: When it comes to the environment, what worries Mumbaiites most is air pollution. Next on their list of concerns is the management of solid waste and sewage, extreme heat and the need for park ...More


World Environment Day; let's clean air we breathe to stay healthy
ANI
Business Standard , Saturday, June 04, 2016

According to new WHO figures, 16 of the world's 30 most polluted cities are in India. Further, levels are growing of ultra-fine particles of less than 2.5 microns (PM2.5s), which can penetrate deep ...More


World Environment Day; let's clean air we breathe to stay healthy and alert
ANI
The Times of India , Friday, June 03, 2016

New Delhi, June 2 (ANI-NewsVoir): According to new WHO figures, 16 of the world's 30 most polluted cities are in India. Further, levels are growing of ultra-fine particles of less than 2.5 microns (PM ...More


NGT seeks report on illegal industries sealed in Delhi
IANS
Business Standard , Thursday, June 02, 2016

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday asked officials to apprise it about the illegal industries that were sealed in PrahladpurBangar area of north-west Delhi for causing pollution. The tri ...More


Air pollutants linked with high blood pressure: Study
ANI
DNA India , Thursday, June 02, 2016

A new study has found that short and long term exposures to air pollutants are linked with high blood pressure. Lead researcher Tao Liu, Ph.D., deputy director and epidemiologist of the environmental ...More


Air pollution exposure can raise high blood pressure risk
IANS
The Hindustan Times , Thursday, June 02, 2016

BEIJING: Exposure to air pollutants arising from coal burning, vehicle exhaust, airborne dust and dirt can increase the risk of developing high blood pressure, warns a new study. High blood pressur ...More


Environment ministry lifts embargo on 43 CEPI areas
SadaguruPandit
The Asian Age , Thursday, June 02, 2016

As the ministry of environment, forests and climate change (MoEFCC), lifts the six-year-old moratorium imposed under the Comprehensive Environmental Pollution Index (CEPI), Maharashtra Pollution Board ...More


Drafts of pollution, greening plans to be released by AMC and GPCB
Paul John
The Times of India , Thursday, June 02, 2016

Ahmedabad: The steady rise in particulate matter pollution over permissible limits has forced Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), the district collectorate and Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB ...More


Some good news, some bad for 15 major cities on air quality front
Jayashree Nandi
The Times of India , Thursday, June 02, 2016

New Delhi: A Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) report on air quality in 15 cities shows that most cities are breaching the national annual safe standard. While some are seeing a rising trend a ...More


Air pollution exposure may up high BP risk: study
PTI
Deccan Chronicle , Thursday, June 02, 2016

Beijing: Exposure to air pollutants commonly associated with coal burning, vehicle exhaust, airborne dust and dirt may increase the risk of developing high blood pressure, a new study has warned. "In ...More


City NGOs support setting up of no vehicle zone around Golden Temple
The Tribune , Wednesday, June 01, 2016

Even as local BJP leaders continue to extend support to the traders against a no-vehicle zone around the Golden Temple, many city-based NGOs have unanimously favoured the government’s move. A delegat ...More


NGT: No diesel ban in other cities for now
TNN
The Times of India , Wednesday, June 01, 2016

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday said it was not planning to immediately extend the ban on diesel luxury vehicles (with an engine capacity of over 2000 cc) to more cities. The b ...More


NGT asks states to submit worst-hit cities’ pollution data in three weeks
Sharmistha Mukherjee
The Economic Times , Wednesday, June 01, 2016

NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday gave all states three weeks to prepare and present a report on pollution levels in their worst-affected cities. A bench headed by Chairperson Swat ...More


Centre asks NGT to commission another air pollution study before deciding on diesel ban
Jayashree Nandi
The Times of India , Wednesday, June 01, 2016

NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday said it was not planning to extend the ban on diesel luxury vehicles (more than 2000 cc) to more cities immediately. It will first examine air p ...More


25 years of reforms: The environment vs growth debate
VaradPande
Live Mint , Wednesday, June 01, 2016

In his 1991 budget speech, finance minister Manmohan Singh made an emphatic declaration: “We cannot deforest our way to prosperity and we cannot pollute our way to prosperity”. These were prescient wo ...More


The environment is becoming a technocratic issue: SunitaNarain
Mayank Aggarwal
Live Mint , Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Since 1982 when she started working with the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), SunitaNarain has fought for protecting India’s fragile ecosystem. Currently, the director general of the CSE and ...More


Pollution data: NGT warns state chief secretaries of arrests
Priyanka Mittal, Mayank Aggarwal
Live Mint , Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The chairperson of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday told the chief secretaries of at least eight states that they face being arrested if they fail to furnish details of cities with the wors ...More


NGT raps states on pollution, warns of action against chief secys
The Financial Express , Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Cracking the whip on states, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday directed their chief secretaries to submit by Tuesday details of cities worst affected by air pollution, failing which bailable ...More


Green tribunal to hear today plea on pollution, diesel vehicle ban
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, May 31, 2016

A crucial hearing is coming up in the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday on air pollution and diesel vehicle ban after the green body rapped the state governments for not taking a clear stand on ...More


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