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Pollution up, Delhi asks neighbours to prevent stubble burning
Sweta Goswami
The Hindustan Times , Wednesday, October 05, 2016

The capital on Tuesday woke up to hazy weather conditions which, experts said, was the first sight of smog. Air quality dropped to ‘poor’ levels before it rained across the city . In view of the situ ...More


Delhi government writes to other states to stop stubble burning
TNN
The Times of India , Wednesday, October 05, 2016

NEW DELHI: The Delhi government on Tuesday wrote to environment ministers of Haryana, Punjab and Rajasthan asking them to prohibit burning of agricultural residue in October and November. They also as ...More


Pollutant levels high on Tuesday despite rain: Delhi’s air quality worst in a month
Mallica Joshi
The Indian Express , Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Delhi’s air quality took a turn for the worse Tuesday as the particulate matter 2.5 (PM 2.5) levels shot up during the hot and humid day. The National Air Quality Index showed that the air quality wa ...More


'Data on exposure to air pollution inadequate'
Aditya Dev
The Times of India , Wednesday, October 05, 2016

AGRA: A recent study by experts from University of Massachusetts, IIT-Bombay and Desert Research Institute in the US points out that the amount of air pollution exposure data available in India is lar ...More


Delhi tops most polluted megacity list, says WHO
Alison Saldanha
Business Standard , Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Delhi's air is the worst among world megacities, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed recently, even as IndiaSpend's #breathe network of air-quality sensors reported fine-particulate-matter ( ...More


Air pollution to blame for traffic accidents: study
PTI
The Hindu , Tuesday, October 04, 2016

NO2 rising by just one microgramme/cubic metre above the daily average is sufficient to increase the average number of accidents daily by two per cent London: Air pollution may be responsible for hun ...More


If you fight local pollution, you can effectively fight climate change: Erik Solheim
SHARAD VYAS
The Hindu , Tuesday, October 04, 2016

In Paris, big companies saw the climate agreement gives them enormous opportunity to create new green jobs in renewable energy, climate-smart agriculture, smart transport using less fuel In Mumbai to ...More


Heavy air pollution continues to hit Beijing
PTI
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Heavy air pollution continues to hit Chinese capital Beijing and surrounding areas and will not disperse until Tuesday, authorities said on Monday. The concentration of hazardous fine particulate mat ...More


Beijing issues first air pollution alert
India Live Today , Tuesday, October 04, 2016

BEIJING,Oct3: Beijing city today issued its first yellow alert for air pollution in the second half of this year with Met department forecasting that smog will continue to engulf the Chinese capital t ...More


Alzheimer’s, air pollution linked?
DECCAN CHRONICLE , Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Chennai: A recent World Health Organisation (WHO) report revealed that India ranks second in the number of air pollution deaths after China, and eighth in the number of deaths per 1,00,000 people due ...More


Mumbai: Air pollution leaves Chembur residents gasping for breath
Rupsa Chakraborty
Mid – Day , Monday, October 03, 2016

The ward is sitting on a ticking time bomb. The air is heavy with pollutants owing to the mounds of garbage at the nearby dumping ground in Deonar, and choked drains are an open invitation to dengue a ...More


India ratifies historic Paris climate change pact
AFP
The New Indian Express , Monday, October 03, 2016

NEW DELHI: India, the world's third biggest carbon emitter, ratified the Paris agreement on climate change on Sunday on the birthday of the country's famously ascetic independence leader Mahatma Gandh ...More


Beijing city issues first air pollution alert
PTI
The Times of India , Monday, October 03, 2016

BEIJING: Beijing city on Sunday issued its first yellow alert for air pollution in the second half of this year with Met department forecasting that smog will continue to engulf+ the Chinese capital t ...More


Delhi air quality set to worsen, warn experts
The Hindustan Times , Monday, October 03, 2016

Delhi residents must plan precautionary measures as air pollution may get worse over the next two days. With light rain predicted on Monday and Tuesday, government officials informed that suspended pa ...More


Beijing city issues first air pollution alert
PTI
The Times of India , Monday, October 03, 2016

BEIJING: Beijing city on Sunday issued its first yellow alert for air pollution in the second half of this year with Met department forecasting that the Chinese capital till Monday. The alert puts ...More


Crop-burning major cause of smog: Minister
The Hindu , Monday, October 03, 2016

Punjab and Rajasthan governments urged ‘well in advance’ not to allow burning of crops this year The Delhi government has written to Punjab and Rajasthan to not allow the practice of burning crops th ...More


92 per cent of the world’s population exposed to unsafe levels of air pollution
RenuRatheesh
India Live Today , Sunday, October 02, 2016

New Delhi, October 1: With 92 per cent of the world’s population exposed to unsafe levels of air pollution, health experts have urged people to use air purifiers to tackle poor air, causing respirator ...More


Pollution from India and Nepal is spreading to Tibet
Scroll. In , Saturday, October 01, 2016

In the past, the remoteness and high elevation of the Himalayas and Tibetan plateau was believed to protect the vast expanse of land from the chronic pollution that haunts the densely populated region ...More


Air pollution can affect children's growth, cause lung damage say doctors
DISHA SHETTY
DNA India , Saturday, October 01, 2016

With 92% of the world's population breathing polluted air, it's our lungs that are most at risk. But that's not all, according to doctors across Mumbai. Our children too could be bearing the brunt of ...More


Delhi: Kejriwal to launch awarness campaign against use of crackers to curb air pollution
Pankaj Jain
India Today , Friday, September 30, 2016

Delhi Government today decided to launch an awareness campaign to highlight the adverse impact of fire crackers on the air quality during the Diwali season, and will take action against the sale and u ...More


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