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‘Need more walkways, reduce crop burning’
TNN
The Times of India , Thursday, June 01, 2017

NOIDA: The Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) has proposed a graded action plan to maintain a check on the air pollution levels in the city. In a meeting of stakeholders organised on air ...More


Why Gurugram fails to curb air pollution?
Shilpy Arora
The Times of India , Wednesday, May 31, 2017

GURUGRAM: The Haryana State Pollution Control Board(HSPCB) inspected only 32 construction sites in the past four years — on an average only eight in a year — in Gurugram, a real estate hub that witnes ...More


NGT notice to Centre, Haryana on construction in Gurgaon
PTI
DNA India , Tuesday, May 30, 2017

The National Green Tribunal today sought the response of the Centre and Haryana government on a plea seeking stay on construction activity by a developer in Gurugram on the ground that the work was be ...More


Ore exporters favour larger trucks to curb air pollution in Goa
PTI
The Financial Express , Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Admitting that transportation of iron ore causes air pollution, ore exporters body in Goa has suggested that smaller trucks be phased out. Iron ore is transported in open trucks, which leads to dust f ...More


Why Gurugram fails to curb air pollution?
Shilpy Arora
The Times of India , Tuesday, May 30, 2017

GURUGRAM: The Haryana State Pollution Control Board(HSPCB) inspected only 32 construction sites in the past four years — on an average only eight in a year — in Gurugram, a real estate hub that witnes ...More


Where you live affects your heart health. Study finds air pollution damages the heart
Press Trust of India
The Hindustan Times , Saturday, May 27, 2017

Air pollution can cause significant damage to the heart structure and function, raising the risk of cardiac diseases and death, a new study warns. “There is strong evidence that particulate matter (P ...More


Managing the increasing air pollution
Millennium Post , Friday, May 26, 2017

In a development that has slipped under the radar amidst turbulence on the border, a draft note published by the Ministry of Environment acknowledged the rising number of deaths due to air pollution. ...More


Delhi’s air quality is poor — just like last year
Sowmiya Ashok
The Indian Express , Thursday, May 25, 2017

Though the Union Environment Ministry notified the ‘graded response action plan’ to combat air pollution in Delhi-NCR over four months ago, it does not seem to have had an impact, analysis of air qual ...More


Gomti river in Lucknow more polluted than Ganga in Varanasi: CAG report
PTI
DNA India , Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Gomti river in Lucknow is even more polluted than the Ganga in Varanasi, a CAG report has revealed. The CAG, which studied the pollution levels in the two cities from 2011 to 2015, said the templ ...More


Gomti river in Lucknow more polluted than Ganga in Varansi: CAG
PTI
The Indian Express , Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Gomti river in Lucknow is even more polluted than the Ganga in Varanasi, a CAG report has revealed. The CAG, which studied the pollution levels in the two cities from 2011 to 2015, said the temple ...More


Exposure to air pollution may affect your sleep too
IANS
The Indian Express , Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Apart from affecting breathing and lung function, people exposed to high levels of traffic-related air pollutants for a prolonged period may also have sleep disruptions, researchers say. The findings ...More


Top officials to work together to mitigate air pollution in Noida, Ghaziabad
Vinod Rajput
The Hindustan Times , Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Uttar Pradesh chief secretary Rahul Bhatnagar directed the top officials of cities falling in the National Capital Region, including Noida, Ghaziabad, Meerut and Bulandshahr, to take effective steps ...More


Air pollution may cause DNA damage in children: Study
India Tribune , Wednesday, May 24, 2017

San Francisco: Children and teenagers exposed to high levels of traffic-related air pollution may be at an increased risk of a specific DNA damage called telomere shortening, a new study warns. Young ...More


Not sleeping well? Air pollution could be the reason behind it
The Kashmir Monitor , Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Air pollution has been linked to a number health problems. By reducing air pollution levels, the World Health Organisation (WHO) says countries can reduce the burden of disease from stroke, heart dise ...More


Air pollution may cause DNA damage in children: Study
PTI
The Times of India , Tuesday, May 23, 2017

LOS ANGELES: Children and teenagers exposed to high levels of traffic-related air pollution may be at an increased risk of a specific DNA damage called telomere shortening, a new study warns. Young ...More


Air pollution: Why and how it kills
The Economic Times , Friday, May 19, 2017

* Air pollution is responsible for about one in every nine deaths annually, with almost twothirds of those deaths in the Western Pacific and Southeast Asia, the WHO says. * By 2040, Asia will account ...More


HC proposes task force for check on air pollution
THE ASIAN AGE , Friday, May 19, 2017

New Delhi: The high court proposed setting up of a standing task force to handle the issue of air pollution in the national capital. A bench of Justices S. Ravindra Bhat and Pratibha M. Singh said th ...More


‘Burning trash along road causing pollution’
George Mendonca
The Times of India , Friday, May 19, 2017

Navi Mumbai: The civic sweepers are making bonfires of the trash heaps on the roadside instead of transporting them to the dumpyard, alleged locals On Tuesday, morning, civic workers burnt trash near ...More


Low hedges can reduce air pollution in cities more effectively
IANS
Business Standard , Thursday, May 18, 2017

The harmful impact of urban air pollution could be combated by strategically placing low hedges along roads in a built-up environment of cities instead of taller trees, research has found. Higher tre ...More


Delhi Govt authorises 37 e-waste collection centres
Web India 123 , Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Delhi Government has authorised 37 e-waste collection centres for disposal of unusable old mobile phones, computers, laptops, television sets and other electronic material, in order to reduce air ...More


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