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India overtakes China in air pollution fatalities by 50 more deaths per day, shows study
PTI
The Indian Express , Thursday, November 17, 2016

India has overtaken China in terms of the number of deaths due to ambient (outdoor) air pollution with the country witnessing 50 deaths more than China reported per day in 2015, according to Global Bu ...More


UP govt takes strong steps to curb air pollution
Web India 123 , Thursday, November 17, 2016

To curb the air pollution in the state, Uttar Pradesh government today issued a new directive, which says that the vehicle plying from different state or district, have to take a 'No Objection Certifi ...More


Pollution: NGT questions LG's decision to allow construction in Delhi
PTI
Deccan Herald , Thursday, November 17, 2016

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal on Wednesday questioned the Lt Governor and Delhi government's decision to lift the ban on construction and demolition activities in the national capital, saying ...More


Air pollution: NGT questions lifting of ban on construction by Lt. Governor
Priyanka Mittal
Live Mint , Thursday, November 17, 2016

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday questioned Delhi lieutenant governor Najeeb Jung’s decision to lift a ban on construction activities in the wake of severe air pollution in th ...More


Greenpeace flashes alert on pollution deaths
The Telegraph , Thursday, November 17, 2016

New Delhi, Nov. 16: China's quantum of greenhouse gas emissions are more than four times India's emissions, but India has overtaken China on the number of annual deaths linked to air pollution, Greenp ...More


Air pollution checking vehicles launched
Deccan Herald , Thursday, November 17, 2016

To monitor vehicular pollution, the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) on Wednesday launched 12 vehicles fitted with sophisticated emission monitoring equipment. KSPCB chairman Lakshm ...More


NCR RWA raises concern on pollution, writes to Naidu
Meenakshi Sinha
The Times of India , Thursday, November 17, 2016

NOIDA: Raising concerns on increasing air and ground pollution in Delhi NCR region the NCR RWA wrote to M Venkaiah Naidu minister of urban development, and chairman NCR Planning Board on Wednesday wit ...More


Is Bengaluru anti-air pollution drive too little, too late?
Sharan Poovanna
Live Mint , Thursday, November 17, 2016

Bengaluru: The Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) on Wednesday launched 12 mobile units to monitor pollution causing elements to contain the worsening air quality in Bengaluru. Bengaluru ...More


Ban on construction, demolition lifted after pollution level drops in Delhi
IANS
Business Standard , Wednesday, November 16, 2016

In view of loss of income to daily wage labourers, Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Tuesday lifted the ban on construction activities in Delhi, imposed earlier this month to tackle severe air pollutio ...More


Sikhs fight bad air, no crackers on Gurupurab
TNN
The Times of India , Tuesday, November 15, 2016

GURGAON: After Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) sent out a strong message on their crusade against air pollution, the Sikh community in the city celebrated a cracker-free Gurupurab on ...More


Delhi pollution: 30% rise in ocular, respiratory complaints
IANS
The Economic Times , Tuesday, November 15, 2016

NEW DELHI: With arrival of winter and increase in smog, Delhi hospitals have witnessed a 30 per cent rise in respiratory and ocular complaints in the last two¬three weeks. According to the hospitals, ...More


Introduce vacuum cleaning machines to clean roads: NGT
PTI
Live Mint , Tuesday, November 15, 2016

New Delhi: Manual cleaning of road dust must be stopped immediately, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) directed the Delhi government, asking it to introduce mechanical cleaning in the national capital ...More


Dangers of Delhi’s air pollution will linger, long after the smog has gone
Sohini Sen
Live Mint , Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Aman Yadav has been training for the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon (ADHM) for more than six months, hoping to achieve a personal best time in the 21km event on 20 November. But now he isn’t even sure if ...More


Pollution in Delhi: Transport dept has no idea what to do with impounded diesel vehicles
MOHIT SHARMA
DNA India , Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Air pollution from vehicles, it seems, will continue to haunt the national Capital for some time. Days after the Delhi transport department issued orders to the Delhi Traffic Police to impound and tak ...More


ACTION PLAN NEEDED TO CONTROL POLLUTION
The Pioneer , Tuesday, November 15, 2016

The Government should not offer complex reasons to justify the rising levels of toxic air in Delhi. It is time now to save a generation of children from this menace Unmindful of the heavy smog that h ...More


China says air pollution worsens in October
Reuters , Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Air quality in China's smog-hit northern regions, which include the capital Beijing, worsened in October despite overall improvements over the course of the year, the environment ministry said in a no ...More


Pollution down, but air quality still ‘poor’ in Noida
Abhishek Anand
The Hindustan Times , Monday, November 14, 2016

Pollution level dropped on Sunday but air quality remained in the ‘very poor’ category. The level of particulate matter (PM) 10 was recorded at 252 micrograms per cubic metre (µg/m3) as against the pe ...More


The air we breathe: If not now, then when?
Yugank Goyal
Live Mint , Monday, November 14, 2016

In the summer of 1816, George Gordon Byron, while escaping a scandal in London, and Mary Shelly, while eloping with Mary Godwin, met in Geneva by chance. They were staying in the same hotel. The summe ...More


JOINING HANDS TO CONTROL POLLUTION
Vishnu s keshri
The Pioneer , Monday, November 14, 2016

Pollution levels in the capital city hit the highest mark in the aftermath of festive season. The Delhi Government and citizens must work together for a clean atmosphere There has been a great deal o ...More


Rich countries told to shut coal plants by 2030 to save climate: report
Live Mint , Monday, November 14, 2016

London: Rich countries must close all their coal-fired power plants by 2030 to have a chance of holding global warming to tolerable levels, a report from an environmental research group said. China w ...More


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