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Experts ask Centre to finalise national clean air programme

In a recent study, scientists said ambient air pollution shortens an average Indian’s life by over 1.5 years.

27 Aug 2018 12:32 AM

Study: 74 per cent of NCR pollution caused by external factors

NCR industries responsible for 30% of Delhi’s PM2.5 pollution.

17 Aug 2018 2:20 AM

'Indians may live 4 years longer if they get WHO quality standards air'

Air pollution alone may cost India more than USD 500 billion per year.

13 Aug 2018 3:44 PM

Society starts Twitter campaign against WR

The society had written several times to Western Railway about the resulting noise and air pollution.

09 Aug 2018 1:52 AM


‘States failed to check stubble burning’

Committee noted that subsidy schemes have not helped much to address the issue.

08 Aug 2018 5:34 AM

17Lakh respiratory infection cases in 4 years

Respiratory infections claimed 981 lives between 2013 and 2017 in Delhi, a parliamentary standing committee report on air pollution noted.

08 Aug 2018 5:15 AM

It’s in the air!

Pollutants could be undoing all the effort you’re putting into keeping yourself healthy.

06 Aug 2018 12:07 AM

Total ban on firecrackers: Top court to examine issue

It also noted that air pollution posed a major threat to infants and the toxicity of the air increased after burning of crackers.

02 Aug 2018 2:44 AM

‘Pollution causes lung cancer in youth’

In the analysis, conducted by Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (SGRH), nearly 21 per cent of the patients were below the age of 50 years.

01 Aug 2018 1:37 AM


'New health calculator can help predict heart disease risk'

A lot of people are interested in healthy living, but often we don't have that discussion in the doctor's office.

23 Jul 2018 1:54 PM

Why smog should not be your excuse to skip workouts

Exercise is good for your heart irrespective of air pollution, researchers say.

19 Jul 2018 12:58 PM

Air conditioning could add to global warming woes: Study

Air pollution will get worse, new study warns.

04 Jul 2018 12:26 PM

Air pollution plays significant role in diabetes: Study

Diabetes has primarily been associated with lifestyle factors like diet and a sedentary lifestyle, but pollution is a major contributor.

30 Jun 2018 1:02 PM

Air pollution increases risk of type 2 diabetes, says study

Around one in seven cases of the disease were directly caused by air pollution around the world in 2016.

30 Jun 2018 10:04 AM


Escalating air pollution levels harm city dwellers

Air pollution worsens during cooler temperatures because cold air tends to settle down and reduce ambient air quality.

22 Jun 2018 2:18 PM

Capital’s air quality in ‘moderate’ category

The city’s air quality, after remaining for six consecutive days in the “severe” category, has improved to the “moderate” category on Monday.

19 Jun 2018 1:23 AM

Air quality improves, at ‘moderate to poor’

Dispersion of pollutants faster after winds pick up speed.

18 Jun 2018 1:12 AM

CM Kejriwal has no right to remain cm, says Vijay Goel

The Kejriwal government maintains that they have not been allowed to work in the past three years which, in other words.

16 Jun 2018 5:44 AM