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Cellphones fueling air pollution, global warming
Snehal Rebello
The Hindustan Times , Sunday, February 01, 2015

You may not know it, but every time you use your cellphone, you are contributing to global warming. India’s telecom network — the second-largest in the world, after the United States — is largely mad ...More


Delhi's polluted air takes a toll: How bad the situation is for asthmatic patients
KP Narayana Kumar
The Economic Times , Sunday, February 01, 2015

Delhi is now considered the most polluted city on earth. The lack of clean air has made the Capital more prone to illnesses and according to reports even forced officials who planned US president Ba ...More


‘Green tax’ on vehicles older than 15 yrs
Kritika Agrawal
The Times of India , Saturday, January 31, 2015

KANPUR: Regional Transport Office (RTO) in the city has started collection of 'green tax' from the vehicles that are 15-year-old. A total one-time tax of 10% of the tax that was paid at the time of fi ...More


Obama visit PR stunt by pvt firm over pollution backfires
Pollution
The Asian Age , Saturday, January 31, 2015

A private firm on Friday created a flutter, by apparently claiming that the US embassy in India had acquired 1,800 air purifiers prior to the recent visit of President Barack Obama on account of the u ...More


COPD cases on rise due to pollution
TNN
The Times of India , Friday, January 30, 2015

VISAKHAPATNAM: Instances of chronic respiratory illnesses such as COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder) are on the rise in key AP cities, exacerbated mainly by air pollution and aided by cold ...More


NGT cracks the whip on quarries near Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve
DIVYA GANDHI
The Hindu , Thursday, January 29, 2015

Over three dozen illegal quarries on the fringes of the Sathyamagalam Tiger Reserve (STR), which for years have been the source of polluting stone dust and constant din, will have to now close down op ...More


No more din in this tiger’s lair
DIVYA GANDHI
The Hindu , Thursday, January 29, 2015

NGT cracks the whip on quarries near STR Over three dozen illegal quarries on the fringes of the Sathyamagalam Tiger Reserve (STR), which for years have been the source of polluting stone dust and co ...More


Pitch to jointly take on climate change
The Telegraph , Wednesday, January 28, 2015

New Delhi, Jan. 27: America is doing its part to lead global efforts to curb its greenhouse gas emissions, but India will also need to pursue clean energy to avert the worst effects of global warming, ...More


Experts bank on US air quality alert Jayashree Nandi
The Times of India , Wednesday, January 28, 2015

NEW DELHI: US and India haven't spelt out how their partnership on addressing air pollution will roll out, but scientists and advocacy groups are already excited about the possibilities. They say the ...More


NGT sends notice to Agra over rise in air pollution
Aditya Dev
The Times of India , Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Agra: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sent notices to Agra and seven other cities over the sharp surge in air pollution levels due to increase in number of privately-owned petrol and diesel-run ...More


Obama offers India support to tackle climate change
Mayank Aggarwal
Live Mint , Wednesday, January 28, 2015

New Delhi: US President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that the world will not stand a chance against climate change if emerging economies such as India don’t cut carbon emissions even if the US doe ...More


Britain’s ethnic minorities breathing most polluted air
Kounteya Sinha
The Times of India , Tuesday, January 27, 2015

LONDON: Britain's ethnic minorities are breathing the most polluted air. A first of its kind scientific analysis has found a big difference in air pollution across communities in England, with dep ...More


Britain’s ethnic minorities breathing most polluted air
Kounteya Sinha
The Economic Times , Tuesday, January 27, 2015

A first of its kind scientific analysis has found a big difference in air pollution across communities in England, with deprived and ethnic minority areas the worst affected. Air pollution levels ...More


Even women are at odds with exemption
The Times of India , Monday, January 26, 2015

NEW DELHI: Delhi government may have exempted single women drivers from the odd-even formula starting January 1, but this decision has received a mixed response from the public, especially women. Ques ...More


Obama in India: PM Narendra Modi, Barack Obama strike alliance on climate change; air pollution, renewable energy focus areas
The Economic Times , Monday, January 26, 2015

NEW DELHI: US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have agreed to team up and combat climate change by cooperating to reduce air pollution in Indian cities and ramping up finance an ...More


'Better' but not clean air at Rajpath today
TNN
The Times of India , Monday, January 26, 2015

NEW DELHI: Air quality during the Republic Day parade may turn out to be slightly better than the bleak smoggy mornings the city has seen this winter, but it will continue to be in the "poor" and "ver ...More


Air pollution no big threat to Barack Obama: IMA
Shashi Bhushan
Deccan Chronicle , Sunday, January 25, 2015

New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association has said regarding concern about the adverse effect of air pollutants on US President Barack Obama’s health that short-term exposure to air pollutants does no ...More


Obama visit: pollution level ‘hazardous’ in Delhi
PTI
The Hindu , Sunday, January 25, 2015

A study conducted at six places, U.S. President Barack Obama is slated to visit, has found that air pollution levels are three times more than Indian safety standards and nine times than the WHO limit ...More


Air pollution no big threat to Barack Obama: IMA
SHASHI BHUSHAN
The Asian Age , Sunday, January 25, 2015

The Indian Medical Association has said regarding concern about the adverse effect of air pollutants on US President Barack Obama’s health that short-term exposure to air pollutants does not result in ...More


Misleading statistics can’t cut Gurgaon’s air pollution
Shilpy Arora
The Economic Times , Saturday, January 24, 2015

GURGAON: Going by government numbers, Gurgaon is not among India's most polluted cities. But if numbers from private organizations are taken into account, the city is almost as bad as Delhi, whose air ...More


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