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No Quick Recovery From the Severe Air Pollution

The Ministry of Earth Sciences on Tuesday said that no quick recovery from the severe air pollution is in sight unless the wind speed...

5 Cities Witness 54% Reduction in Toxic Air During Lockdown

The Covid-19 lockdown reduced dangerous air pollutants in five Indian cities -- Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, and Mumbai -- by up to 54 per...

Exposure to Higher Levels of Air Pollution Linked to Depression: Study

People exposed to higher levels of air pollution are more likely to experience depression or commit suicide, researchers have found. The systematic review and meta-analysis...

India to Set up Bio-Gas Plants to Tackle Pollution, but Experts Unsure

India is planning to set up more than 100 bio-gas plants and provide thousands of farmers with machines to dispose of crop stubble in...

Pollution-Linked Deaths Highest in India: Study

 India leads the world in pollution-linked deaths, followed by China and Nigeria, according to a report published Wednesday that estimated the global impact of contaminants...

Air Pollution has Negative Impacts on Human and Animal Health: Study

Researchers have found that air pollution is associated with detrimental impacts on human and animals health, including increased risk of heart disease and stroke. The...

Delhi Citizens Try out Oxygen Bar as Pollution Chokes them

By Anjana Pasricha As Delhi chokes on air so dirty that many struggle to breathe or develop niggling coughs or far more serious respiratory problems, some...

Delhi Has Become Worse Than Hell: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday said that Delhi has become worse than "Narak" (hell) in the wake of deteriorating air quality, mounting garbage and...

President Ram Nath Kovind Worried About The Air Pollution In Delhi

President Ram Nath Kovind has expressed concern over the air pollution in Delhi and neighbouring areas and said that days of smog sometimes give...

Pollution Severe In Delhi In Spite Of Odd-Even Scheme: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday said in spite of Odd-Even vehicle rationing scheme, pollution has reached a severe level, and again called the Chief...

Study Associates Air Pollution With Heart Attack

Researchers conducting a study in a periurban area in southern India have found that air pollution in the country is associated with higher risk...

Toxic Air in Delhi Makes Eyes Irritable

BY BHARAT UPADHYAY The toxic Delhi air has given itchy eyes to many in the National Capital Region. There is this burning sensation which the...

Toxic Air of Delhi Prompting People To Quit City

They are being called pollution migrants — a growing band of residents in the Indian capital who are relocating to other places as its...

Bengaluru kids more exposed to toxic air: Report

The school-goers are among the worst affected by the toxic air With an existing fleet of seven million vehicles, nearly 900 new vehicles...

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