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Climate change threatens to reverse years of progress in global health
Rupali Mukherjee,
The Times of India , Wednesday, June 24, 2015

MUMBAI: A recent study on threat to human health from climate change, could have special relevance for countries like India which battle with extreme weather patterns. The analysis published in th ...More


Blame your 'Delhi belly' on the dirty water
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Cold water or iced juices appear tempting in the sweltering heat but it often comes contaminated with bacteria, viruses, minerals and heavy metals, which not only cause gastro-intestinal trouble but a ...More


Draft emission rules allow new coal plants to pollute
TNN
The Times of India , Tuesday, June 23, 2015

In May 2015, the ministry of environment, forests and climate change pro posed rules to curb air pollution from coal-fired power plants. At first glance, the draft notification may seem like a breath ...More


White House: Action needed now to slow climate change
AP
The Times of India , Tuesday, June 23, 2015

WASHINGTON: Failure to act on climate change could cause an estimated 57,000 deaths a year in the United States from poor air quality by 2100, the Obama administration argued in a report released Mo ...More


Weekly drive to focus on particular vehicles
Press Trust of India
Business Standard , Monday, June 22, 2015

Delhi government will launch a special drive every week on particular kind of vehicles in order to make its crackdown on errant vehicles more efficient. According to a senior government official, ...More


Despite being less polluted than Delhi, Paris fighting it better
Chetan Chauhan
The Hindustan Times , Monday, June 22, 2015

Paris air is about five times lesser toxic than what it is in Delhi yet the authorities in the French Capital have a better plan to deal with the problem. By 2020, Paris will have no diesel car run ...More


Planned in phases: Paris shows way to clean air
Jayashree Nandi
The Times of India , Monday, June 22, 2015

PARIS: The blue, clear skies this summer in Paris hardly indicate it has an air pollution problem. But the top agenda for the Paris municipality— Marie De Paris—is dealing with tiny, respirable pollut ...More


Scientists discuss Delhi's pollution
Business Standard , Sunday, June 21, 2015

About 100 air pollution experts from across the country met on Saturday to discuss the issue of air pollution in the capital. Organised by the Delhi chapter of the Indian Association for Air Pollution ...More


Delhi focus won’t work, pollution pervasive
TNN
The Times of India , Sunday, June 21, 2015

NEW DELHI: Experts in the field of air pollution got together on Saturday to prepare a list of suggestions for mitigating pollution in the city and will submit it to the Delhi government. However, mos ...More


Air quality index not akin to air quality control, say experts
Aniruddha Ghosal
The New Indian Express , Sunday, June 21, 2015

While unplanned development, lack of political will and public concern have led to Delhi achieving the ignominious distinction of being one of the most polluted capitals in the world, experts warned t ...More


The dream of a clean Delhi with cleaner fuels
TNN
The Economic Times , Friday, June 19, 2015

NEW DELHI: I am a foreigner living in Delhi, but unlike some other foreigners i believe it is neither fair nor helpful to tar it as being "among the most populous, polluted, unsanitary and bacterially ...More


New leaders invested with responsibilities; schools go green
Save Environment
The Hindu , Friday, June 19, 2015

At New Horizon Public School, Indiranagar, Bengaluru, each of the captains marched up to the stage to receive their sashes and badges, while their proud parents looked on. School principal Sandhya Ram ...More


That early bird
ZIYA US SALAM
The Hindu , Thursday, June 18, 2015

Unsung, unnoticed the house sparrow flew away, leaving us with a nest-full of memories. One of the abiding memories of childhood is all about seeing a house sparrow prance around the balcony looking ...More


WILL CITY CROSS DELHI AS MOST POLLUTED?
Rupsa.Chakraborty
Ahmedabad Mirror , Thursday, June 18, 2015

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the commencement of India's first Air Quality Index (AQI) on April 6, this year. The index was launched to provide real time information on pollution levels in ...More


Cleaner air could save 1.4 million lives in India, China
PTI
The Hindu , Thursday, June 18, 2015

At the present rate, deaths per capita from air pollution would increase 20 to 30 per cent during the next 15 years in the two countries. Improving air quality could prevent up to 1.4 million prematu ...More


German embassy cuts staff tenure in Delhi on pollution concerns
Ritika Chopra
The Economic Times , Thursday, June 18, 2015

NEW DELHI: The German Embassy in New Delhi has quietly curtailed the posting of its administrative staff from four to three years making Germany the first country to act on concerns over the poor air ...More


What makes Delhi residents wheeze, choke and die of dirty air?
ANI
DNA India , Wednesday, June 17, 2015

It is good that deadly air pollution inDelhi has become national headline. But it is bad that we are failing to deal with it and find answers that are commensurate with the scale of the problem. It ...More


Experts unite to curb rising pollution in Delhi
Press Trust of India
Business Standard , Wednesday, June 17, 2015

At a time Delhi is grappling with deteriorating air quality, experts from across the country are coming together to prepare an action plan to improve the scenario. Around 100 experts from the scien ...More


India, China need cleaner air just to keep death rate steady
Katy Daigle
Live Mint , Wednesday, June 17, 2015

New Delhi: Never mind lowering the rate of death from air pollution in India and China. Just keeping those rates steady will demand urgent action to clear the skies, according to a new report publishe ...More


BEWARE! Air pollution may damage your brain
ANI
The Times of India , Wednesday, June 17, 2015

In a new study, scientist have claimed that air pollution could cut down the white matter in our brains. For the study, a research team took brain MRIs of 1403 women who were 71 to 89 years old a ...More


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