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Beijing removes 180,000 old, polluting cars from roads from January – April
Reuters
The Financial Express , Friday, May 05, 2017

Beijing removed 180,000 old and polluting vehicles from its roads in the first four months of 2017, the Chinese capital’s environmental bureau has said, as part of its efforts to tackle congestion and ...More


Forming a 'Chakr' around air pollution to help Delhi breathe
CHHAVI BHATIA
DNA India , Thursday, May 04, 2017

One hot summer afternoon two years ago, as they sipped on sugarcane juice, observing closely the motor of juice machine, came their eureka moment. The wall where the kiosk was parked had turned jet bl ...More


NASA images show massive upsurge in crop burning
Sowmiya Ashok
The Indian Express , Thursday, May 04, 2017

Over the past one week, images from NASA have revealed a massive upsurge in the number of fires in the Delhi-NCR area, showing the prevalence of crop residue burning in the region, especially in Harya ...More


Air pollution: SC orders CPCB to fix emission norms for industries
Satya Prakash
The Tribune , Thursday, May 04, 2017

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the Centre Pollution for Control Board (CPCB) to fix by June 30 emission standards for industries in the National Capital Region using pet coke and furnace oil tha ...More


Three-year plan to let Delhi breathe
Vishwa Mohan
The Times of India , Wednesday, May 03, 2017

NEW DELHI: Underlining air pollution as a serious problem, the government's think tank NitiAayog in its latest action agenda has come out with a five-point remedy, including higher taxes on petrol\die ...More


Top court tells central body to fix emission standards for polluting industries in Delhi-NCR Bhadra Sinha and MalavikaVyawahare
Hindustan Times , Wednesday, May 03, 2017

After cracking the whip on polluting vehicles, the Supreme Court turned on Tuesday its spotlight to polluting industries in Delhi and NCR. A bench headed by Justice MB Lokur ordered the Centre Pollut ...More


Pollution reduces lung function of traffic cops
J UMAMAHESWARA RAO
DECCAN CHRONICLE , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Visakhapatnam: It’s a known fact that the traffic cops manning the important intersections of the city for hours on end are prone to pulmonary function alterations. Now, a study carried out by researc ...More


Delhi Government directs schools to establish seed banks, encourage students to plant trees
The Indian Express , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

To make the students sensitive about the environment, the Delhi Government has directed all schools to establish seed banks to encourage students to plant trees in public places. The Directorate of Ed ...More


Schools to establish seed banks to encourage tree planting: Delhi government
India Today , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Schools in Delhi have been instructed by the Delhi government to establish seed banks to encourage students to plant trees in public places. The initiative has been taken in order to make the students ...More


Delhi’s “Pollution Under Control” programme may become useless unless revamped: EPCA
MalavikaVyawahare
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Delhi’s Pollution Under Control (PUC) system is seriously flawed a report from the Supreme Court-appointed Environment Pollution (Prevention & Control) Authority, said. There are lakhs of vehic ...More


Three-year plan to let Delhi breathe
Vishwa Mohan
The Times of India , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

NEW DELHI: Underlining air pollution as a serious problem, the government's think tank NitiAayog in its latest action agenda has come out with a five-point remedy, including higher taxes on petrol\die ...More


Three-year plan to let Delhi breathe
Vishwa Mohan
The Times of India , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

NEW DELHI: Underlining air pollution as a serious problem, the government's think tank NitiAayog in its latest action agenda has come out with a five-point remedy, including higher taxes on petrol\die ...More


DOES POOR AIR QUALITY AFFECT AUTO DRIVERS? IF YES, HOW?
Deepthi Sanjiv
Bangalore Mirror , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

First it was the traffic police men and now auto drivers. Anti-Pollution Drive (APD) Foundation has initiated the Phase-2 to assess the health impact of air pollution on auto rickshaw drivers of coast ...More


APD Foundation to assess impact of air pollution on auto drivers' health
Vinobha K T
The Times of India , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

MANGALURU: After conducting a pulmonary function test(PFT) on the traffic police of Mangaluru city, the Anti-Pollution Drive Foundationhas initiated a programme to assess the impact of air pollution o ...More


Fresh monitoring of KTPS pollution, activist writes to PMO again
MankaBehl
The Times of India , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Nagpur: Activist Ankita Shah has again knocked the doors of Prime Minister Office (PMO) after not getting any intimation regarding her complaint on air pollution from three new units of Koradi Thermal ...More


Air pollution in Delhi: A lot depends on what neighbouring states do
The Financial Express , Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Given the high levels of pollution in the national capital last year—PM2.5 levels were 10 times the acceptable limit—the government came up with an action plan that covered not just Delhi but adjoinin ...More


Delhi's air quality may improve as UP, Haryana, Punjab take steps to discourage stubble burning
Madhvi Sally
The Economic Times , Monday, May 01, 2017

NEW DELHI: Northern states are working on concrete steps to prevent large¬scale crop burning that shrouds Delhi in a pall of black smoke and raises air pollution to a level that creates a health eme ...More


Cyber hub chokes on pollution: Citizens log out, realty tumbles
Swathy R Iyer
The Times of India , Sunday, April 30, 2017

HYDERABAD: Severe industrial air pollution and health issues are driving out several residents living in areas surrounding the IT hub. Areas such as Kukatpally and Madhapur have seen a rise in levels ...More


Pollution Control Board warns industries illegally dumping hazardous wastes
Telangana Today , Friday, April 28, 2017

Hyderabad: Industries resorting to illegal dumping of hazardous wastes, effluent discharges or causing air pollution and odour nuisance were by cautioned of stringent action including prosecution as p ...More


VEHICLES ‘Misconception’ that only diesel pollutes: govt to NGT
PTI
The Financial Express , Friday, April 28, 2017

The government today told the National Green Tribunal that there was a “misconception” that only diesel pollutes the environment. “NGT has concluded that diesel vehicles are more polluting than petrol ...More


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