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air pollution

Not just Delhi-NCR: NGT bans crackers in cities with 'poor' or 'worse' air quality

The NGT order comes amidst speculation of a second wave of coronavirus pandemic just ahead of Diwali

09 Nov 2020 2:46 PM

Winds a worry as death toll reaches 35 from US' West Coast fires

Warnings of low moisture and strong winds that could fan the flames added urgency to the battle

14 Sep 2020 11:39 AM

Novel machine-learning based system predicts air pollution

Large amounts of data are fed into the system to enable predictions from learning patterns and other features

20 Mar 2020 8:49 PM

Air pollution cuts short lifespan by 3.9 years in India

Shocking fact: In UP, toxic air cuts short life expectancy by 8.5 years

03 Mar 2020 1:29 PM

Four social enterprises helping to curb air pollution in India

Let us look at some social enterprises that are trying to make a difference by curbing air pollution.

19 Feb 2020 1:56 PM

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Air pollution has detrimental effects on humans and marine animals in similar ways

Study reveals air pollution affects human, marine health in similar ways.

17 Dec 2019 10:09 AM

Dip in air pollution can bring dramatic health benefits

Studies reveal that reduction in air pollution brings dramatic health benefits.

15 Dec 2019 11:35 AM

Two new air pollution monitors can help you monitor air quality on the go

Cair and Cair+ measure the air quality and air pollution in any environment and shows all collected data in real-time.

13 Dec 2019 3:15 PM

Delhi chokes again as air quality plunges to 'severe'

The air quality index (AQI) in the city was recorded at 407 at 8:00 am.

12 Dec 2019 9:01 AM

Delhi gasps for clean air, AQI remains in 'very poor' category

The AQI near Chandni Chowk, Airport Terminal 3 and Delhi University stood at 453, 377 and 313 respectively.

11 Dec 2019 9:36 AM

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Delhi's air quality remains poor for 7th consecutive day

In the National Capital Region, Ghaziabad performed the worst as its AQI was recorded at 400.

10 Dec 2019 11:47 AM

Reducing air pollution can result in prompt and substantial health gains

Research finds dramatic health benefits following air pollution reduction.

08 Dec 2019 1:10 PM

Air pollution can degrade health quality quickly

Research finds dramatic health benefits following air pollution reduction.

07 Dec 2019 11:09 AM

Delhi air in 'very poor' category for third consecutive day, AQI crosses 380 mark

The Centre-run SAFAR has advised people residing in the national capital to reduce prolonged or heavy exertion.

07 Dec 2019 10:33 AM

Delhi pollution: HC directs authorities to remove forest encroachments, mitigate dust

It said another issue which requires immediate attention is of loose soil and dust spread all over Delhi.

02 Dec 2019 6:53 PM

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Air pollution can lead to irreversible blindness

Increase in air pollution linked to higher glaucoma risk.

27 Nov 2019 9:22 AM

Doctor, doctor, save our lungs

The pollution is deadly for the lungs – paving the way for diseases like pneumonia, COPD and many others.

23 Nov 2019 5:30 AM

We’ll curb pollution faster than Beijing: Prakash Javadekar

The air quality in Delhi was in the ‘very poor’ category on Friday, improving slightly from the ‘severe’ level a day ago.

23 Nov 2019 12:41 AM

Emraan Hashmi takes off to Delhi for 'Chehre' shoot, flags air pollution

The 40-year-old actor was travelling to Delhi after which he is scheduled to fly to Poland for the shoot.

22 Nov 2019 7:32 PM

High levels of air pollution can result in declining memory

PM 2.5 exposure leads to decline in memory: Study.

22 Nov 2019 12:47 PM

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