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Monday breaks haze spell but pollution remains high
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The Times of India , Tuesday, December 27, 2016

GURGAON: Compared to the grey Christmas, Monday was bright and sunny, but pollutioncontinued to hover at levels dangerously higher than the national safe standard. According to Central Pollution Co ...More


The pollution problem in Varanasi, Lucknow, and Allahabad could be worse than even
Scroll. In , Tuesday, December 27, 2016

While India’s capital city, Delhi, features prominently in global headlines for its heavily polluted air, especially in the month of November following the festival of Diwali and then throughout winte ...More


Delhi pollution level high despite strong wind
The Indian Express , Monday, December 26, 2016

As temperatures dipped on Sunday, air pollution levels refused to reduce even as wind speed remained high throughout Monday. High wind speed aids the dispersion of pollutants but low temperatures incr ...More


Pollution: Centre’s graded response system not before next winter
PTI
Business Line , Monday, December 26, 2016

The Centre’s graded response system to tackle air pollution, which proposes emergency measures such as odd-even car rationing scheme and closing schools based on the intensity of the situation, will n ...More


No tax on CO2 emissions in China's new environment law
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The Times of India , Monday, December 26, 2016

BEIJING: China has passed a law that levies taxes on pollution, but ignores carbon dioxide, one of the major contributors to global warming, according to the web site of the country's highest legislat ...More


DELHI’S AIR POLLUTION INCREASES FOUR-FOLD
Sapna Singh
The Pioneer , Monday, December 26, 2016

While the thick blanket of fog engulfed Delhi on Sunday, air quality remained “severe” with four-fold increase of pollutant values. The National Air Quality Index (NAQI) has forecast poor air quality ...More


Bad air chokes Gurgaon as mercury dips
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The Times of India , Monday, December 26, 2016

GURGAON: As fog enveloped Gurgaon and the average minimum temperature plunged to 8 degrees Celsius, the level of particulate matter (PM) 2.5 shot up again, choking the city on the Christmas day. Th ...More


Delhi set to miss date with odd-even; here’s why
The Financial Express , Monday, December 26, 2016

It’s that time of the year when vehicles’s number plates grab eyeballs in Delhi. Yes, we are talking about odd-even scheme in the national capital. The car rationing scheme, which was implemented in J ...More


Delhi air quality severe on Christmas, might improve today RitamHalder
The Hindustan Times , Monday, December 26, 2016

This Christmas, the air people inhaled in Delhi was in the “severe” category of air pollution. However, things are likely to get better from Monday. The 24-hour rolling average of PM10 and PM2.5 were ...More


Framework for tackling air pollution to be unveiled in Jan
PTI
Live Mint , Monday, December 26, 2016

New Delhi: The centre’s graded response system to tackle air pollution, which proposes emergency measures such as odd-even car rationing scheme and closing schools based on the intensity of the situat ...More


Bengaluru's stifling problem: 'Air has become more toxic'
MihikaBasu
The Economic Times , Monday, December 26, 2016

Bengaluru's air has become significantly more toxic, according to a recent study. Air quality measured in the city over an eight-year period in six locations revealed that while sulphur dioxide levels ...More


China smog war moves to courts with range of crimes to widen
Reuters
The Hindustan Times , Monday, December 26, 2016

China’s courts will widen the range of offences that constitute “environmental crimes” to make it easier to take legal action against polluters, a senior judiciary official told a news briefing on Mon ...More


China to levy new taxes in bid to strengthen pollution fight
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The Times of India , Monday, December 26, 2016

China's largely rubber-stamp parliament passed a law on Sunday that will levy specific environmental protection taxes on industry for the first time from 2018, as part of a renewed focus on fighting t ...More


Indoor, not outdoor, pollution is the silent killer stalking you
Mike Pandey
The New Indian Express , Sunday, December 25, 2016

Air pollution has become a major health hazard, killing more than 6.5 million people across the world every year. According to WHO, over 1.5 million people in India lose their lives to air pollution. ...More


Rs 25,000 penalty for burning waste in open
The Navhind Times , Sunday, December 25, 2016

PANAJI: The local bodies and environment protection agencies in the state will now have to keep a check on the waste being dumped along roads and impose a fine of Rs 25,000 against people, who are fou ...More


Delhi students design car to fight pollution
THE ASIAN AGE , Thursday, December 22, 2016

New Delhi: With the air quality dipping and the national capital in perpetual pollution crisis, two Delhi students have come up with the concept of a “self-sustainable” car that runs using electromagn ...More


China's smoggiest city closes schools amid public anger
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The Times of India , Thursday, December 22, 2016

SHIJIAZHUANG: China 'ssmoggiest city closed schools Wednesday as much of the country suffered its sixth day under an oppressive haze, sparking public anger about the slow response to the threat to chi ...More


Must plan to stop pollution: IICT scientist
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The Times of India , Thursday, December 22, 2016

HYDERABAD: The state government is not 'removing' pollution, but `moving' pollution from one place to another, said Babu Rao, (retd) chief scientist, IICT.He was speaking at an event, `Water and Air P ...More


Weather helps but govt apathy ensures poor air quality
VATSALA SHRANGI
DNA India , Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Though the weather is lending a helping hand, the air quality in the Capital has remained in the “very poor” category. The Delhi-NCR has some respite from the dense fog cover till Christmas eve but th ...More


Industry's top choice of fuel cheap but deadly
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The Economic Times , Wednesday, December 21, 2016

NEW DELHI: The national capital region (NCR) may be one of the most polluted regions in the country but many industries located here are still running on an extremely polluting fuel-furnace oil. A ...More


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