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By denying the link that exists between air pollution and deaths, the Centre is being myopic
The Hindustan Times , Thursday, February 09, 2017

The winter is over and the outrage that erupted over pollution after last year’s Diwali has also been overtaken by other news events. But the problem of polluted air stubbornly persists, affecting the ...More


Gurgaon: Pollution watchdog will frame plan to improve air quality
IpsitaPati
The Hindustan Times , Wednesday, February 08, 2017

The district administration on Monday asked the Haryana State Pollution Control Board (HSPCB) to prepare a plan by this week to curb pollution in the city. The move came after the Central Pollution C ...More


Plea for 'action' to clean air in Patna
DibyanduShekhar Das
The Times of India , Wednesday, February 08, 2017

PATNA: The Centre for Environment and Energy Development (CEED) on Tuesday released “alarming figures” on air pollution in Patna to underline the need for a concrete ‘Clean Air’ action plan to save ci ...More


Air pollution choking India, UP home to 5 most polluted cities in the country
The Hindustan Times , Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Half of the most polluted cities in India are in Uttar Pradesh with Allahabad ranked as worst, the Central Pollution Control Board air quality data of the 46 million cities showed. Delhi ranks fourth ...More


China comes up with vertical forests for tackling air pollution
DECCAN CHRONICLE , Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Beijing: Pollution has been a pressing issue all across the world and especially in India and China in recent years with Delhi and Beijing being some of the worst hit cities when it comes to air pollu ...More


Unhappy with anti-pollution measures, government pulls up agencies
DNA India , Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Not satisfied with the action taken against polluting activities in the Capital, the Delhi government has pulled up the nodal officers of all the agencies involved. In a review meeting held with repr ...More


Supreme Court to Centre: Pet coke, furnace oil main causes of pollution in Delhi-NCR, must be banned
Harish V Nair
India Today , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Terming pet coke and furnace oil used by various industries as the single biggest source of pollution in Delhi and NCR, the Supreme Court on Monday directed the Centre to take a decision within four w ...More


We’re beginning to win the battle for clean air, bit by bit
Sunita Narain
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Last November, Delhi faced its worst public health emergency because of toxic air pollution. The level of PM 2.5 — tiny particles that damage the lungs — was 14 times the safe limit. Air was foul; dea ...More


Bad and good news: While India ranks ninth in most polluted nations, it’s second in its use of renewable energy
DNA India , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

The World Health Organisation (WHO) recently released its 2016 data for the most polluted nations in the world. While Saudi Arabia tops the list with an air pollution level of 108 PM 2.5 (a measure of ...More


Prepare Plan to Check Pollution, SC Tells Delhi UP, Haryana Rajasthan
IANS
News 18 , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), Environment Pollution Control Authority, the Delhi government and the states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Raja ...More


Beijing vows 30% cut in coal use in 2017 to fight smog
Reuters
The Times of India , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

BEIJING: China's smog-hit capital Beijing plans to slash coal consumption by a further 30 percent in 2017 as part of its efforts to combat air pollution, the official Xinhua news agency said late on S ...More


8 people die in Delhi every day due to pollution: SC
KrishnadasRajagopal
The Hindu , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Air pollution causes 3,000 premature deaths in Delhi every year. That means eight deaths a day. Also, one in every third child in Delhi has reduced lung function and high propensity for increased pulm ...More


8 people die in Delhi every day due to pollution: SC
KrishnadasRajagopal
The Hindu , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Air pollution causes 3,000 premature deaths in Delhi every year. That means eight deaths a day. Also, one in every third child in Delhi has reduced lung function and high propensity for increased pulm ...More


SC asks watchdogs to work with states around Delhi to check pollution
PTI
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) and the governments of Delhi, Haryana, UP and Rajasthan to meet withi ...More


Deadly pollutants in Mumbai’s air have soared in past 10 years
Badri Chatterjee
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

The level of tiny particulate matter in the city’s air is several times the safe limit, a study of air pollution data between 2000 and 2012 says. Suspended Particulate Matter (SPM) — a mix of dust, ch ...More


No data to link deaths exclusively with air pollution: Govt
PTI
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

There is no conclusive data to link deaths exclusively with air pollution, the Centre on Monday said after Greenpeace India’s recent claim that nearly 12 lakh deaths take place every year due to air p ...More


Eight people per day on average die in Delhi due to pollution: SC
PTI
The Indian Express , Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Every day eight people on an average are dying in Delhi due to air pollution-related diseases, the Supreme Court today said even as it directed the Centre to consider banning the use of fuels high in ...More


SC to hear PIL on rising level of air pollution in Delhi
ANI
The Indian Express , Monday, February 06, 2017

The Supreme Court will hear a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed in relation with the rising level of air pollution in the national capital, on Monday. On January 17, the top court had warned that ...More


Beijing vows 30 pct cut in coal use in 2017 to fight smog
Reuters , Monday, February 06, 2017

China's smog-hit capital Beijing plans to slash coal consumption by a further 30 percent in 2017 as part of its efforts to combat air pollution, the official Xinhua news agency said late on Sunday, ci ...More


Badarpur plant to remain closed
The Hindu , Sunday, February 05, 2017

The Badarpur Thermal Power Station (BTPS), which was first shut in November to control air pollution, will remain closed till further orders, the Delhi government said on Friday. The power station wa ...More


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