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Green goals for the Delhi aam aadmi
ASEEM SHRIVASTAVA, JAMES K. BOYCE
The Hindu , Friday, May 01, 2015

Air Pollution If strict regulations for capping automobile licenses are followed, Delhi’s citizens can reap triple benefits: cleaner air, quicker and safer transportation, and more money in their poc ...More


Air pollution and poverty lower child's IQ
IANS
The Times of India , Friday, May 01, 2015

Material hardship can increase the adverse affects of physical "stressors" like air pollutants as researchers have found that the toxic combination of air pollution and poverty could lower the intelli ...More


Rules for disposal of construction waste finalised: Prakash Javadekar
PTI
The Economic Times , Friday, May 01, 2015

NEW DELHI: The Environment Ministry has finalised the draft Solid Waste Rules 2015 with "elaborate" safeguards for environmentally sound practices for disposal of construction and demolition waste, Ra ...More


How plan to stop Delhi’s guzzler trucks remains a plan
Pritha Chatterjee , Bhupendra Kumar Pandey , Parimal A Dabhi
The Indian Express , Friday, May 01, 2015

In 2003, the Delhi government planned to install computerised weighing machines at its borders to prevent overloaded good vehicles, with their straining engines, from entering the capital and releasin ...More


Truckers give pollution plan
The Indian Express , Thursday, April 30, 2015

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday directed the transport department to examine a proposal of Delhi’s transporters association to reduce air pollution in the city. Kejriwal has sought ...More


Air quality index trials begin in city
Badri Chatterjee
The Hindustan Times , Thursday, April 30, 2015

Trials to fix the air quality index (AQI) – a pollution measuring indicator used worldwide — for the city have started. The AQI has been created by the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) for t ...More


Soon, No 'Pollution Under Control' Proof, No Fuel
The New Indian Express , Thursday, April 30, 2015

BENGALURU:The Transport Department has decided to direct all fuel stations within BBMP limits not to refuel vehicles without ‘pollution under control’ certificates. Additional Advocate General A S Po ...More


Soon, no parking in high noise, air pollution areas
KRISHNAPRASAD
The Hindu , Thursday, April 30, 2015

Places where noise and air pollution levels are found to be abnormally high, as per the data recorded by the pollution monitoring stations in the city, could soon be declared “silent zones” where park ...More


UK top court orders air pollution cut
Press Trust of India
Business Standard , Thursday, April 30, 2015

The UK's highest court has ruled that the government must take immediate action to cut air pollution, a major victory for environment campaigners who started legal action after the country breached EU ...More


‘Tax’ on environmental clearance gone, says Prakash Javadekar
The Hindustan Times , Wednesday, April 29, 2015

In an attack on the Congress-led UPA, environment minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said the Narendra Modi government ended the practice of “tax” being paid for environmental clearances as it beli ...More


Burn waste, pay Rs 5,000 fine: NGT
Aniruddha Ghosal
The Indian Express , Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) directed authorities in Delhi and NCR to impose a fine of Rs 5,000 on anyone caught burning waste — garbage, leaves, plastic, rubber or other items — in open areas. ...More


Strange that environment ministry not accepting studies linking mortality to pollution: Panel
PTI
The Economic Times , Tuesday, April 28, 2015

NEW DELHI: A house panel on Monday said it was "strange" that environment ministry was not ready to "accept" studies linking mortality with air pollution as it recommended restricting use of personal ...More


Centre seeks stay on diesel ban
TNN
The Times of India , Tuesday, April 28, 2015

NEW DELHI: The Union road transport ministry has moved National Green Tribunal (NGT) seeking a stay on its order on banning diesel vehicles which are over 10 years old. The ministry has also asked for ...More


Citizens’ group turns organic waste into compost in Noida parks
Sharmila Bhowmick
The Times of India , Tuesday, April 28, 2015

NOIDA: An initiative by a group of Noida residents, to create vermi-compost inside society parks, thereby productively using fallen leaves which would otherwise be burnt, a leading culprit behind ai ...More


Foul air against right to life, SC must act
WILLIAM BISSELL
The Economic Times , Tuesday, April 28, 2015

I am writing this as a concerned father of two young children who are sick all winter with one pulmonary infection after another. My son loves nothing more than playing football, but lately I've been ...More


Helpline plea on burning waste
TNN
The Times of India , Tuesday, April 28, 2015

NEW DELHI: An additional affidavit was filed on Monday in Vardhaman Kaushik's application against high air pollution levels in the city. Kaushik's counsel appealed to the bench, headed by NGT chairper ...More


Air pollution can cause changes in your brain, raise dementia risk
IANS
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Long-term exposure to fine particle air pollution may cause subtle structural changes in the brain that increase risks of poor cognitive function and dementia, says a study. Fine particle air polluti ...More


Strange that environment ministry not accepting studies linking mortality to pollution: Panel
PTI
The Economic Times , Tuesday, April 28, 2015

NEW DELHI: A house panel on Monday said it was "strange" that environment ministry was not ready to "accept" studies linking mortality with air pollution as it recommended restricting use of personal ...More


Govt faces questions over air pollution in Capital
The Indian Express , Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Congress MP in Rajya Sabha Ashwani Kumar on Monday referred to The Indian Express’s ‘Death by Breath’ series on air pollution in Delhi to quiz power minister Piyush Goyal on the specific steps being t ...More


HC asks for action plan on air pollution
MOHAMMED IQBAL
The Hindu , Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The Delhi High Court has directed the Union Government to come up with an action plan to deal with air pollution in the Capital, while expressing concern over the “bureaucratic apathy” on the issue an ...More


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