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Delhi faces high flood risk: Report
Jayashree Nandi
The Times of India , Thursday, April 03, 2014

NEW DELHI: Environmentalists have been warning about growing encroachments on the Yamuna floodplains being a recipe for disaster. Now, the latest UN panel report on climate change echoes these fears ...More


Air pollution warning: Sahara desert dust brings smog to Britain
Associated Press
The Financial Express , Thursday, April 03, 2014

British authorities on Wednesday warned people with heart or lung conditions to avoid exertion as a combination of European emissions and Sahara dust created a "perfect storm'' of pollution that bla ...More


Sahara dust and air pollution smothers Britain
Deccan Herald , Thursday, April 03, 2014

London: British authorities have warned people with heart or lung conditions to avoid exertion as a combination of industrial pollution and Sahara dust blankets the country in smog. Asthmatics we ...More


Indians losing over years of their life due to high pollution levels: study
Sanjeeb Mukherjee
Business Standard , Wednesday, April 02, 2014

India’s over 121 billion strong population stands to gain almost 3.3 years of their life if all parts of the country adhere to the air quality standards laid down by the government, a new study by w ...More


Terrace cultivation catching up in Ongole
The Hindu , Wednesday, April 02, 2014

People urge the Horticulture Department to organise events to promote terrace cultivation among apartment owners The city, which is in the hot race for location of capital for the successor State of ...More


WARM REGARD
The Telegraph , Wednesday, April 02, 2014

More than 300 scientists from 115 countries, forming a Nobel-winning intergovernmental panel chaired by an Indian, have made some dire, but not hopeless, pronouncements on climate change from Japan. T ...More


‘Save environment, save birds’ is the poll plank of this activist
B B Nayak
The Times of India , Tuesday, April 01, 2014

THANE: Where politicians are campaigning using modified motor vehicles into chariots and rail engines, Nitin Deshpande, a city-based environmentalist has chosen to embrace cycles and an eco-friendly ...More


State split stalls shift of polluting industries
Sudheer Goutham
Deccan Chronicle , Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Hyderabad: Nothing has been done to implement the government order from the industries department to relocate industrial clusters within the city out of the Outer Ring Road owing to the state’s divisi ...More


Give first 20% fly ash free: National Green Tribunal
Sumita Sarkar
The Times of India , Monday, March 31, 2014

NASHIK: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) Pune has instructed the thermal power station here to give the first 20% of the fly ash for free to brick kiln manufacturers last week, while hearing the appl ...More


NGT against covering storm drains
TNN
The Times of India , Monday, March 31, 2014

New Delhi: It’s a mammoth task for corporations and the public works department to undo the damage done over the decades to storm water drains. National Green Tribunal last week asked them not just to ...More


Give first 20% fly ash free: National Green Tribunal
Sumita Sarkar
The Times of India , Monday, March 31, 2014

NASHIK: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) Pune has instructed the thermal power station here to give the first 20% of the fly ash for free to brick kiln manufacturers last week, while hearing the appl ...More


28 March 2014 Cleansing after the last rites
Snehlata Shrivastav
The Times of India , Friday, March 28, 2014

NAGPUR: Open pyres at crematoria are known to cause heavy pollution due to burning of wood, human flesh and other body parts like bones along with clothes. Besides releasing harmful gases in the air, ...More


Chinese environment policy puts hurdle on iron ore export from India
Dilip Kumar Jha
Business Standard , Friday, March 28, 2014

Iron ore exporters from Goa may face daunting task ahead for shipment of the newly purchased steelmaking raw material through online auctions due to restrictions imposed by Chinese recently passed env ...More


Hold handling of 20MT of ore dump: ISM
Murari Shetye
The Times of India , Friday, March 28, 2014

PANAJI: The Goa government's move to export 20 million tonnes of iron ore from dumps may face a roadblock if the Supreme Court accepts the recommendation of the Indian School of Mines (ISM), Dhanb ...More


Time to criminalise air polluters
M.Pragalath
The Hindu , Friday, March 28, 2014

Clearly, our young readers take air pollution just as seriously as it should be! As pollution is deteriorating most parts of the world, it is our immense duty to conserve, preserve and to save our en ...More


Smoke and the city
The Indian Express , Thursday, March 27, 2014

In the fight against air pollution, needs of the most vulnerable should be put first. According to WHO estimates released Tuesday, one-eighth of all deaths in the world are due to air pollution. The ...More


Crack down on polluting vehicles: High court
Abhinav Garg
The Times of India , Thursday, March 27, 2014

NEW DELHI: Ensure you have a 'pollution under control' (PUC) certificate for your vehicle or be ready to cough up a fine. The Delhi high court on Wednesday ordered the transport department and traffic ...More


Delhi High Court orders vehicle checks for pollution
DNA India , Thursday, March 27, 2014

The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the city government and traffic police to come up with a "special checking drive" in the capital to ensure that all vehicles carry a valid pollution under contr ...More


“Art” of climate change
Vasudevan Mukunth
The Hindu , Wednesday, March 26, 2014

A team of researchers has taken a little-travelled route to study the effect of volcanic eruptions in the last five centuries: they studied paintings. Between 1500 and 2000, the world saw more than 5 ...More


Air pollution biggest health risk, says WHO
Kounteya Sinha
The Economic Times , Wednesday, March 26, 2014

LONDON: Air pollution has emerged as the world's single largest environmental health risk, having caused seven million deaths in 2012 — 80% of which were from heart attacks and stroke. The WHO ...More


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