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Delhi pollution plummets on first car-free day
The Hindustan Times , Friday, October 23, 2015

Delhi’s first car-free day hitched a ride on Dusshera holiday that saw a large number of vehicles staying off the road and the city, which has the dirtiest air in the world, recording a dramatic dip i ...More


Delhi catches its breath
RUKMINI S
The Hindu , Friday, October 23, 2015

CSE and Greenpeace India observed lower levels of air pollution on Thursday morning. Did Delhi’s attempt at a car-free day on Thursday improve its air quality? Probably, but not by as much as the gov ...More


Municipal corporation's participation needed for 'Swachh Bharat': Javadekar
ANI
Business Standard , Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar said in a statement here today that the 'Swachh Bharat' campaign cannot happen without the wholehearted participation of mun ...More


Death by Breath: All petrol pumps to have pollution control centres by year end
Pragya Kaushika
The Indian Express , Wednesday, October 21, 2015

To ensure implementation of a comprehensive plan for prevention, control and abatement of air pollution, the Delhi government has made it mandatory for every petrol pump to have a Pollution Under Cont ...More


New mobile app to help you avoid air pollution
PTI
Business Today , Wednesday, October 21, 2015

A new app launched in London that uses sensors to monitor air quality can tell users when to stay indoors to avoid dangerous pollution levels. The app uses hourly data from sensors around London to m ...More


Improve solid waste management or face action, 184 civic bodies told
Vishwa Mohan
The Times of India , Wednesday, October 21, 2015

NEW DELHI: Taking note of its internal report which showed severe negligence on part of municipal bodies in managing solid waste, the central pollution watchdog has issued notices to civic authoriti ...More


FATALLY IN LOVE WITH DIESEL CARS
Kushan Mitra
The Pioneer , Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Agreed, diesel cars are cheaper, but they are not much cleaner than what they used to be a decade ago. There is a need to control the sale of diesel cars if pollution in India has to be checked. The G ...More


Ecologist lists steps to tackle dust pollution
TNN
The Times of India , Tuesday, October 20, 2015

New Delhi: Creating a buffer of trees and shrubs around residential areas and along highways could mitigate dust pollution quite effectively, DU professor emeritus and ecologist C R Babu has recommend ...More


Gurgaon residents vow cracker-free festivities
Shilpy Arora
The Times of India , Monday, October 19, 2015

GURGAON: Inspired by Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, many residential societies in the city have decided to go cracker-free this Dussehra and Diwali. In Malibu Towne, a residential colony in Sector 48, Nava ...More


Ramdaspeth residents' complaint against noise pollution falls on deaf ears
Manka Behl
The Times of India , Monday, October 19, 2015

NAGPUR: Not the chirping of birds but it is the cacophony of hammering, drilling, stonecutting, loading and unloading and grinders to which residents of Ramdaspeth wake up. With a spurt in constructio ...More


Ramdaspeth residents' complaint against noise pollution falls on deaf ears
Manka Behl
The Times of India , Monday, October 19, 2015

NAGPUR: Not the chirping of birds but it is the cacophony of hammering, drilling, stonecutting, loading and unloading and grinders to which residents of Ramdaspeth wake up. With a spurt in constructio ...More


Greenpeace calls for ‘Clean Air Nation’ ahead of Delhi’s first Car Free Day and winters
Harish Dugh
The Financial Express , Monday, October 19, 2015

Greenpeace organised an event at the Dilli Haat here on Sunday to inform people about the need to protect them from air pollution and to gather people’s support. The event calls on the government to ...More


Out of breath: How air pollution fuels viral infections, fever
Sanchita Sharma
The Hindustan Times , Sunday, October 18, 2015

Each year, an adult on average catches viral infections two to three times a year. Young children get them more often, falling ill between four and six times a year, with symptoms in both young and ol ...More


Heavy air pollution in 80% of Chinese cities: Greenpeace
AFP
The Times of India , Friday, October 16, 2015

BEIJING: Pollution in nearly 80 per cent of Chinese cities surveyed by Greenpeace "greatly exceeded" national standards over the first nine months of this year, the advocacy group said on Thursday. ...More


'Each project needs dust control norm'
TNN
The Times of India , Thursday, October 15, 2015

New Delhi: During an inter-departmental workshop on 'dust control measures to control air pollution' at the secretariat on Wednesday, experts recommended laying down construction project-specific air ...More


Need feasible solutions to combat air pollution in capital: Manish Sisodia
The Indian Express , Thursday, October 15, 2015

A workshop on ‘dust control measures to control air pollution’, held at the Delhi secretariat on Wednesday, pointed out the need of laying down construction project-specific air quality norms and sett ...More


Devices to keep tab on pollution near city's border
Shagun Kapil
Deccan Herald , Wednesday, October 14, 2015

The Delhi government will install mobile pollution monitoring devices near city’s borders to monitor the impact of the recent Supreme Court order to levy a pollution tax on non-destined commercial veh ...More


Children of mothers exposed to indoor pollution have less birth weight
Chetan Chauhan
The Hindustan Times , Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Children born to mothers who are exposed to high concentration of smoke from cooking may have low body weight and could be more prone to catching pneumonia. These are the preliminary findings of a ye ...More


Enforcing global climate deal: Speak loudly, carry no stick
Alister Doyle /Reuters
The Asian Age , Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Negotiators have several terms for the way they plan to enforce any deal reached at global climate talks in Paris this December. “Peer pressure” and “cooperation” are a couple. “Race to the top” is th ...More


Children of mothers exposed to indoor pollution have less birth weight
Chetan Chauhan
The Hindustan Times , Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Children born to mothers who are exposed to high concentration of smoke from cooking may have low body weight and could be more prone to catching pneumonia. These are the preliminary findings of a ye ...More


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