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‘Save environment, save birds’ is the poll plank of this activist
B B Nayak
The Times of India , Saturday, March 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 e ...More


BMC to wash 500 km of roads to bring down air pollution
DNA India , Saturday, March 01, 2014

With non-stop construction work and dug up lanes adding to the rising levels of air pollution across the city, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has announced to curb dust level by washing city r ...More


India’s diesel subsidy spurs pollution worse than Beijing
Natalie Obiko Pearson & Rakteem Katakey
Live Mint , Friday, February 28, 2014

New Delhi: Molecular biologist George Easow’s move to India to start a clinical diagnostics business lasted just three weeks before he was convinced to return to the UK. The convincing was done by ...More


Transport officials to appear before NGT
The Times of India , Thursday, February 27, 2014

PUNE: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) western zone bench, Pune has summoned the state transport department over its decision to reissue 50,000 permits to ply new autorickshaws in Mumbai and Navi Mum ...More


In true spirit
HEMA VIJAY
The Hindu , Friday, February 21, 2014

Green Pilgrimage Network aims at countering the ecological challenges posed by the crowds that converge at pilgrim centres across the world Every day, hundreds of thousands of us humans head to pilgr ...More


Smog returns over Beijing, heavy fireworks scale up pollution levels Sutirtho Patranobis,
Hindustan Times , Monday, February 17, 2014

New Delhi might be knocking at its door but Beijing is not ready to give up its pollution-related dubious distinction without a fight. Unfavourable weather and heavy fireworks during last week's Lan ...More


National Green Tribunal wants rules to stop pollution from straw burning
The Economics Times , Friday, February 14, 2014

NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal has directed the agriculture ministry to hold a meeting with Punjab, Haryana, UP and Delhi to prepare "composite" guidelines to prevent pollution caused by straw ...More


'Oxygen Readings' to Sensitise People about Green Cover
Toby Antony
The New Indian Express , Wednesday, February 12, 2014

With most people in the city turning a blind eye towards the campaigns of the Forest Department over importance of a green cover, the officials of Social Forestry Wing here have decided to conduct a s ...More


SC notice to centre on plea to levy higher tax on diesel cars
Live Mint , Wednesday, February 12, 2014

New Delhi: Supreme Court has issued a notice to the Centre and Delhi government for their responses on a plea seeking imposition of a higher tax on owners of diesel-run cars in order to control air po ...More


After 2 years, no progress on Delhi’s pollution action plan
Jayashree Nandi
The Times of India , Wednesday, February 12, 2014

NEW DELHI: There is now mounting evidence that Delhi's air quality is comparable to, if not worse than, Beijing's notoriously poor air quality. But, the second-generation action plan for Delhi's pollu ...More


Centre gets notice over air pollution
Deccan Herald , Tuesday, February 11, 2014

SC also seeks replies from Delhi, neighbouring states The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to Union government, and others on a plea raising issue of alarming rise in pollution of Delhi’s air ...More


Supreme Court issues notice to Centre, Delhi on air pollution
J. Venkatesan
The Hindu , Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to the Centre and the Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana government on an application to take immediate and adequate steps to prescribe stringent em ...More


SC notice to Centre, Delhi Govt on Capital’s highly toxic air
The Pioneer , Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Worried by Delhi’s air posing a serious health hazard, the Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to Centre, Delhi Government and neighbouring States of Haryana, Rajasthan to respond to a report by a C ...More


SC notice to centre, four states on increasing air pollution in NCR
IANS
Deccan Herald , Monday, February 10, 2014

Taking note of ever-growing vehicular traffic contributing to toxic air pollution in Delhi, the Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the central and four state governments on the plea seeking directi ...More


The politics of particles
Sunita Narain
Business Standard , Monday, February 10, 2014

Chulhas - cook stoves of poor women who collect sticks, twigs, leaves and every other biomass material they can find to cook meals - are today at the centre of failing international action. The conc ...More


The polluted heart of the particulate matter
G. Sampath
Live Mint , Friday, February 07, 2014

Delhiites finally have something to be proud of. Thanks to the vision, planning, and sagacity of successive Delhi governments, the national capital is now officially the world’s No. 1 city in air po ...More


Delhi, Beijing both polluted, but who's on the up?
AP
The Economic Times , Thursday, February 06, 2014

NEW DELHI - Think twice before taking a deep breath in New Delhi, where worsening air pollution has drawn comparisons with Beijing, the world's pollution poster child. On bad days in India's conge ...More


Diesel cars have negated CNG gains, say experts
Madhur Tankha
The Hindu , Thursday, February 06, 2014

The introduction of Compressed Natural Gas in Delhi in the 1990s was applauded by environmentalists. But, all the good work seems to have been frittered away as the Centre for Science and Environmentâ ...More


Tree-felling blamed for worsening pollution in Trichy
300 participants from 15 colleges attend NADP-awareness programme
The Hindu , Thursday, February 06, 2014

Mindless felling of trees has caused extensive damage to environment, making cities a living hell; it is time we took some remedial action,” said Jayashree Muralidharan, Collector, at the “NADP- t ...More


'Delhi needs policy for air pollution'
TNN
The Times of India , Thursday, February 06, 2014

NEW DELHI: The Centre for Science and Environment has said that instead of sparring over whose data on air pollution is correct and whether or not Delhi's air quality is better than Beijing's, the gov ...More


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