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Exposure to air pollution may increase obesity, diabetes risk
PTI
The Economic Times , Monday, February 22, 2016

WASHINGTON: Exposure to polluted air may increase the risk of obesity and lead to high cholesterol and more insulin resistance, a precursor of Type 2 diabetes, a new study has warned. Researchers from ...More


Ventilation ‘corridors’ to tackle Beijing smog
Reuters
The Times of India , Monday, February 22, 2016

BEJING: Authorities in Beijing plan to develop a network of ventilation "corridors" to help tackle the city's notorious air pollution, news agency Xinhua reported on Sunday. Construction in the zon ...More


Exposure to air pollution may up obesity, diabetes risk
PTI
The Times of India , Monday, February 22, 2016

WASHINGTON: Exposure to polluted air may increase the risk of obesity and lead to high cholesterol and more insulin resistance, a precursor of Type 2 diabetes, a new study has warned. Researchers fro ...More


Pollution not only worsens asthma, but also causes it
ANI
The Asian Age , Monday, February 22, 2016

Pollution can change cells in lungs, which can lead to allergic reactions that cause asthma. London: Air pollution plays a well-documented role in asthma and heart attacks and now, a new study shows ...More


Fifth car free day observed in South Delhi
The Economic Times , Monday, February 22, 2016

NEW DELHI: A car free day was observed in south Delhi today with the AAP government launching a plantation drive to mark the fifth such initiative in the city. The car free day was observed from Munir ...More


SHADOW OF POLLUTION ON THE NATIONAL CAPITAL
HiranmayKarlekar
The Pioneer , Saturday, February 20, 2016

More than vehicular traffic and other factors, soaring population is the biggest threat. An increase has not only led to encroachment in forest areas, but also greater emissions from all sources to me ...More


Big builder sites under pollution panel's watch
BagishJha
The Times of India , Friday, February 19, 2016

Gurgaon: Concerned about increasing air pollution caused by construction dust, the Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) has asked pollution control boards and civic authorities in NCR to sub ...More


Pollution: IIT-M students research triggers in specific locations
VinayashreeJagadeesh
The Times of India , Friday, February 19, 2016

CHENNAI: With low-cost sensors and pollution monitoring equipment in their backpacks, students of IIT Madras are venturing out to research on pollution triggers in specific locations across the city. ...More


Big builder sites under pollution panel's watch
BagishJha
The Times of India , Friday, February 19, 2016

Gurgaon: Concerned about increasing air pollution caused by construction dust, the Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) has asked pollution control boards and civic authorities in NCR to sub ...More


The Times of Environment panel wants govt to back ban of passenger diesel vehicles in capital
Dipak K Dash
The Times of India , Thursday, February 18, 2016

NEW DELHI: The Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) has canvassed for government to support complete ban on passenger diesel vehicles in Delhi. EPCA member Sunita Narain met road transport m ...More


Pollution Control Board wants to keep autos out of central business district
Bharath Joshi
The Economic Times , Wednesday, February 17, 2016

BENGALURU: State govt exploring Pollution Control Board suggestion but MP claims the move will affect mobility in city central As the state government explores a suggestion from the Pollution Control ...More


High court seeks govt reply on air pollution
Purushottam Kumar
The Times of India , Wednesday, February 17, 2016

The Patna high court has directed the environment and forest department to file its reply by March 3 on a PIL regarding increasing air pollution in the state. Hearing the PIL, a division bench of acti ...More


Clean up the cities
Deccan Chronicle , Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Cities have gone up and down in the SwachhSarvekshan cleanliness rankings. Such a survey is necessary as the need to keep all cities, towns and villages clean is even more compelling in this era of ma ...More


China city bans new polluting plants
IANS
Business Standard , Tuesday, February 16, 2016

The central Chinese city of Zhengzhou will not approve of new high pollution projects in 2016, the latest effort to curb air pollution, the authorities said on Monday. Zhengzhou, capital of Henan pro ...More


MPCB’s air pollution monitor gathering dust
Ashish Roy
The Times of India , Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Nagpur: The new, state-of-the-art ambient air quality monitor of Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) is lying disused at the Divisional Commissionerate square as the officials of Central Pollut ...More


Air quality plunges in city as traffic crawls
K. A. MARTIN
The Hindu , Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Particulate matter over Kochi crossed 100 micrograms per cubic metre The ambient air quality in the city has plunged as traffic continues to crawl on congested roads and construction works have reach ...More


Civil Lines residents irked by improper garbage disposal, burning
MankaBehl
The Times of India , Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Nagpur: Residents living in the posh Civil Lines locality are facing a chronic problem of garbage dumping by nearby restaurants, regular burning of trash and dry leaves, and inaction of civic authorit ...More


Unreal in pampered India
SunitaNarain
Business Standard , Monday, February 15, 2016

Many years ago, when Delhi's air pollution was as high as it is today, my colleague Anil Agarwal and I had gone to meet a high-ranking, responsible government official. This was in the mid-1990s, when ...More


Air pollution claims 5.5m lives annually
ANI
DNA India , Monday, February 15, 2016

Taking a deadly toll on us, poor air quality claims 5.5 million lives worldwide annually, with more than half of the deaths occurring in two of the world's fastest growing economies, China and India. ...More


'55% of deaths due to air pollution in India, China in 2013'
IANS
The Times of India , Monday, February 15, 2016

WASHINGTON: More than 5.5 million people worldwide die prematurely every year due to household and outdoor air pollution, and India and China together account for 55% of these deaths, new research has ...More


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