CMS ENVIS CENTRE



Search Result Total News Founds : 5763
 

Key study links air pollution to over six million deaths
STANLEY REED
The Hindu , Tuesday, June 28, 2016

A sobering report released on Monday by the International Energy Agency says air pollution has become a major public health crisis leading to around 6.5 million deaths each year, with “many of its roo ...More


Adulterated fuel polluting city air, says KSPCB chief
Deccan Herald , Tuesday, June 28, 2016

The adulterated fuel used in vehicles is one of the prime reasons behind the air pollution in the city. Karnataka State Pollution Control Board chairman Lakshman told reporters on Monday that the B ...More


‘Breathing toxic air is akin to passive smoking’
ParthShastri
The Times of India , Tuesday, June 28, 2016

AHMEDABAD: Polluted air can be as dangerous as passive smoking warned medical experts at a public seminar held on Sunday at Ahmedabad Management Association (AMA). Air heavy with particulate matter - ...More


Millions to die of air pollution without change in policy: IEA
Reuters
The Indian Express , Monday, June 27, 2016

Premature deaths from air pollution will continue to rise to 2040 unless changes are made to the way the world uses and produces energy, the International Energy Agency said on Monday. Around 6.5 mil ...More


Union Government launched India’s first pilot programme to run two wheelers on CNG
Jagran Josh , Saturday, June 25, 2016

The Union Government on 23 June 2016 launched India’s first pilot programme to run two wheelers on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) in New Delhi. The first of its kind programme was launched by Dharmendr ...More


Union Government launched India’s first pilot programme to run two wheelers on CNG
Jagran Josh , Saturday, June 25, 2016

The Union Government on 23 June 2016 launched India’s first pilot programme to run two wheelers on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) in New Delhi. The first of its kind programme was launched by Dharmendr ...More


Government introduces CNG kits for two-wheelers in Delhi
DECCAN CHRONICLE , Saturday, June 25, 2016

A joint decision by the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas and the Ministry of Environment will now make way for the introduction of CNG kits for two wheelers in the National Capital. The decision c ...More


Chhattisgarh: Ban on commercial vehicles over 10-12 years old to curb pollution
PTI
DNA India , Saturday, June 25, 2016

In a bid to check air pollution, the Chhattisgarh government has decided to impose a ban on commercial vehicles like buses older than 12 years and trucks and auto-rickshaws which have been running for ...More


The dark shadow of air pollution
DevanikSaha
Newslaundry , Friday, June 24, 2016

Science fiction tells us of a future in which there will be flying cars, snazzy outfits and intergalactic missions, but if present-day data projections are to be believed, the times ahead are likely t ...More


Ban on big diesel cars not 'right way' to curb pollution: Prakash Javadekar
PTI
The Asian Age , Friday, June 24, 2016

In the environment ministry we have made emission norms more stringent practically for all industries. Pune: Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said the ban on diesel cars and ...More


Centre launches green scooties with CNG kits to curb air pollution in Delhi
India Today , Friday, June 24, 2016

In another possible flashpoint between the Centre and the Delhi government, the former launched CNG retro-fitment kits for two-wheelers with much fanfare on Thursday. Ten such green scooties were flag ...More


Pilot project for CNG-run two wheelers launched in Delhi
Mayank Aggarwal; Gireesh Chandra Prasad
Live Mint , Friday, June 24, 2016

New Delhi: Scooters and motorcycles that run on non-polluting natural gas could be on India’s roads one day, if a pilot project involving 10 such two-wheelers launched on Thursday proves successful. ...More


Govt launches pilot for CNG-fuelled 2-wheelers
Sudheer Pal Singh
Business Standard , Friday, June 24, 2016

India on Thursday launched a pilot project aimed at introducing compressed natural gas (CNG) as fuel for two-wheelers. The pilot, launched by Petroleum MinisterDharmendra Pradhan and Environment Minis ...More


Two wheelers on CNG to curb rising pollution in India
The HANS India , Friday, June 24, 2016

In a major step to curb rising air pollution in Indian cities, Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (I/C) Shri Dharmendra Pradhan and Minister of State (I/C) for Environment, Forests & Clim ...More


Govt launches pilot for CNG-fuelled 2-wheelers
Sudheer Pal Singh
Business Standard , Friday, June 24, 2016

India on Thursday launched a pilot project aimed at introducing compressed natural gas (CNG) as fuel for two-wheelers. The pilot, launched by Petroleum MinisterDharmendra Pradhan and Environment Minis ...More


Pollution monitoring station at Golden Temple to start operations within week
Usmeet Kaur
The Hindustan Times , Friday, June 24, 2016

The much-awaited ‘pollution monitoring station’ set up jointly by the Shiromani GurdwaraParbandhak Committee (SGPC), Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) and municipal corporation on the Golden Tem ...More


Javdekar: Ban on diesel vehicles ‘not the right way’, ‘unfortunate’
PTI
The Indian Express , Thursday, June 23, 2016

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar today said the ban on diesel cars and SUVs with engines above 2,000 cc in Delhi-NCR by courts “is not the right way”. Calling it “unfortunate”, he said the gove ...More


China, India can join hands to tackle urban pollution
PTI
The Economic Times , Thursday, June 23, 2016

SHANGHAI: China is ready to share advanced technology, experiences, as well as 'green' practices with India to counter the effects of environmental degradation, such as airpollution, caused by the eco ...More


Is your favourite Pizza damaging the environment?
News Nation , Thursday, June 23, 2016

A new study in Brazil led by an Indian-origin scientist has suggested that wood burners or charcoal that are being used by Pizza shops and steakhouses can produce significant emissions and damage the ...More


Ban on big diesel cars, SUVs not the right way: Prakash Javadekar
ET Auto. Com , Thursday, June 23, 2016

CHAKAN (PUNE): Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said the ban on diesel cars and SUVs with engines above 2,000cc in Delhi-NCR by courts "is not the right way". Calling it "unfortuna ...More


1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43 | 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 | 68 | 69 | 70 | 71 | 72 | 73 | 74 | 75 | 76 | 77 | 78 | 79 | 80 | 81 | 82 | 83 | 84 | 85 | 86 | 87 | 88 | 89 | 90 | 91 | 92 | 93 | 94 | 95 | 96 | 97 | 98| 99 | 100 | 101 | 102 | 103 | 104 | 105 | 106 | 107 | 108 | 109 | 110 | 111 | 112 | 113 | 114 | 115 | 116 | 117 | 118 | 119 | 120 | 121 | 122 | 123 | 124 | 125 | 126 | 127 | 128 | 129 | 130 | 131 | 132 | 133 | 134 | 135 | 136 | 137 | 138 | 139 | 140 | 141 | 142 | 143 | 144 | 145 | 146 | 147 | 148 | 149 | 150 | 151 | 152 | 153 | 154 | 155 | 156 | 157 | 158 | 159 | 160 | 161 | 162 | 163 | 164 | 165 | 166 | 167 | 168 | 169 | 170 | 171 | 172 | 173 | 174 | 175 | 176 | 177 | 178 | 179 | 180 | 181 | 182 | 183 | 184 | 185 | 186 | 187 | 188 | 189 | 190 | 191 | 192 | 193 | 194 | 195 | 196 | 197 | 198 | 199 | 200 | 201 | 202 | 203 | 204 | 205 | 206 | 207 | 208 | 209 | 210 | 211 | 212 | 213 | 214 | 215 | 216 | 217 | 218 | 219 | 220 | 221 | 222 | 223 | 224 | 225 | 226 | 227 | 228 | 229 | 230 | 231 | 232 | 233 | 234 | 235 | 236 | 237 | 238 | 239 | 240 | 241 | 242 | 243 | 244 | 245 | 246 | 247 | 248 | 249 | 250 | 251 | 252 | 253 | 254 | 255 | 256 | 257 | 258 | 259 | 260 | 261 | 262 | 263 | 264 | 265 | 266 | 267 | 268 | 269 | 270 | 271 | 272 | 273 | 274 | 275 | 276 | 277 | 278 | 279 | 280 | 281 | 282 | 283 | 284 | 285 | 286 | 287 | 288 | 289 |
Pages:  Prev | Next