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Toxic air: Pollution could cause over 5 lakh premature deaths in India
ANI
The Hindustan Times , Friday, May 13, 2016

If you are not alarmed already, it’s time you woke up to how air pollution could prove to be the biggest killer in coming years. According to a new report, air pollution could lead to up to 570,000 pr ...More


Delhi air not the most polluted anymore, says new WHO report
Business Standard , Friday, May 13, 2016

Delhi is no longer the worst polluted city in the world in terms of air quality, a new World Health Organiastion (WHO) report revealed on Thursday. According to the report, in terms of PM2.5 measurem ...More


Regional plan needed to tackle air pollution, say experts
Mallica Joshi
The Hindustan Times , Friday, May 13, 2016

The World Health Organisation’s (WHO) report on air pollution has made one trend very clear – cities that lie north of the Vindhyas need to watch out. Ten of the top 20 polluted cities in the world l ...More


Half of world’s 20 most polluted cities in India, Delhi in 11th position
Mallica Joshi
The Hindustan Times , Friday, May 13, 2016

Half of the world’s 20 most polluted cities are in India, said a World Health Organization report released on Thursday, indicating industrial and vehicular exhaust were choking large parts of the coun ...More


Dr WHO finds Delhi isn't the most polluted
The New Indian Express , Friday, May 13, 2016

NEW DELHI: New Delhi’s air quality has improved but it continues to be among the 15 most polluted cities in the world. The new Global Urban Ambient Air Pollution Database of the World Health Organiza ...More


80 per cent of world's city dwellers breathing bad air: WHO
AFP
Deccan Chronicle , Friday, May 13, 2016

Geneva, Switzerland: Over 80 per cent of the world's city dwellers breathe poor quality air, increasing their risk of lung cancer and other life-threatening diseases, a new World Health Organization ...More


Delhi no longer most polluted city
Press Trust of India
Business Standard , Friday, May 13, 2016

New Delhi, ranked worst in 2014, is no longer the world's most polluted city. However, four other Indian cities were among the seven most polluted cities, the World Health Organization (WHO) said o ...More


Noida authority issues notices to five builders for violating air pollution norms
Vinod Rajput
The Hindustan Times , Friday, May 13, 2016

The Noida authority has decided to issue notices to five realtors who were found violating National Green Tribunal (NGT) orders on air pollution around their construction sites. According to an April ...More


Gwalior, Allahabad, Patna and Raipur among cities with most polluted air
REUTERS
The Economic Times , Friday, May 13, 2016

GENEVA: India is home to four of the five cities in the world with the worst air pollution, the World Health Organization said on Thursday. But while WHO experts acknowledge India faces a "huge ch ...More


Air Pollution could cause over 5 lakh premature deaths in India
ANI
Business Standard , Friday, May 13, 2016

Air pollution could lead to 570,000 premature deaths in India, according to a new report. For the new study, researchers at the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology and the US National Center for ...More


THE POISON YOU BREATHE
Piyush Kumar Tripathi
The Telegraph , Friday, May 13, 2016

First, the good news: Patna now ranks third - a step better than 2014 - among the most-polluted Indian cities in the latest World Health Organisation (WHO) report. The bad news? The Bihar capital now ...More


Butterfly effect of the forest fires
Geetanjali Krishna
Business Standard , Thursday, May 12, 2016

Ten years ago, when Peter Smetacek walked in the forests surrounding Sattal, there were areas so thick with butterflies that they fanned his face. "Repeated fires in this area have wreaked havoc on it ...More


Environment ministry pulled up for unsatisfactory performance
IANS
Business Standard , Thursday, May 12, 2016

A parliamentary panel has pulled up the environment ministry for unsatisfactory performance and low utilisation of allocated funds, saying that it should prepare long term plans and ensure that target ...More


Farm fires may have hit odd-even 2, says pollution body
The Hindustan Times , Thursday, May 12, 2016

The impact of odd-even on air pollution remained unclear with the Delhi Pollution Control Committee saying farm fires in Punjab and Haryana might have played spoilsport in the second phase of the car ...More


Study environmental impact of tobacco cultivation: House panel
NIKHIL M GHANEKAR
DNA India , Thursday, May 12, 2016

The parliamentary panel on environment and forests has asked the Centre and environment ministry to study the environmental impacts of tobacco cultivation and curing, which is the process of drying to ...More


Delhi no more the most polluted city in the world, says WHO report
Jayashree Nandi
The Times of India , Thursday, May 12, 2016

NEW DELHI: Delhi is not the most polluted city in the world any more, according to the World Health Organisation's (WHO) urban air quality database released on Thursday. In fact, it now ranks 11th ...More


Delhi no more the most polluted city in the world, says WHO report
Jayashree Nandi
The Times of India , Thursday, May 12, 2016

NEW DELHI: Delhi is not the most polluted city in the world any more, according to the World Health Organisation's (WHO) urban air quality database released on Thursday. In fact, it now ranks 11th ...More


Study environmental impact of tobacco cultivation: House panel
NIKHIL M GHANEKAR
DNA India , Thursday, May 12, 2016

The parliamentary panel on environment and forests has asked the Centre and environment ministry to study the environmental impacts of tobacco cultivation and curing, which is the process of drying to ...More


Butterfly effect of the forest fires
Geetanjali Krishna
Business Standard , Thursday, May 12, 2016

Ten years ago, when Peter Smetacek walked in the forests surrounding Sattal, there were areas so thick with butterflies that they fanned his face. "Repeated fires in this area have wreaked havoc on it ...More


Why pollution from dust, waste burning being ignored: NGT
The Asian Age , Wednesday, May 11, 2016

The National Green Tribunal on Monday asked the Delhi government as to why it was not emphasising on the issues of pollution from dust and waste burning the way it had stressed on the odd-even scheme. ...More


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