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Air pollution may increase heart disease risk: study

Changes in HDL levels may already appear after brief and medium-length exposures to air pollution, researchers said.

14 Apr 2017 8:59 PM

Noise, air pollution exceed limit in Delhi, says Anil Dave

It added that the values of SO2 (sulphur dioxide) are within permissible limits for all locations monitored.

11 Apr 2017 2:59 AM

Noise pollution, particulate matters exceed limit in Delhi

The air quality data for the period 2014-16 for Delhi and NCR, however, does not show continuous increase in the level of air pollution.

10 Apr 2017 2:56 PM

High air pollution may up breast cancer risk: study

Every one unit increase in ozone concentration was associated with a three per cent lower chance of having dense breasts.

08 Apr 2017 9:48 PM

10 air quality monitors across NCR

The tenders for installation of these new real-time air pollution monitoring stations have already been issued.

06 Apr 2017 2:15 AM

First bio-gas bus in Kolkata with flat Re 1 fare

All buses will have a flat fare of Re 1 irrespective of the distance, even in excess of 40 km.

02 Apr 2017 5:57 PM

NGT slams AAP govt for not introducing destination buses

Destination buses are the ones which ply from one point to another without any halts in between the journey.

31 Mar 2017 3:02 PM

Supreme Court bans sale of BS-III vehicles from April 1

Experts say BS-IV vehicles are likely to cause 80 per cent lower particulate emissions.

30 Mar 2017 2:17 AM

SC bans sale, registration of non-BS IV vehicles from April 1

A bench of Justices Lokur and Gupta prohibited registration of vehicles which do not meet the BS-IV emission standards from April 1.

29 Mar 2017 3:52 PM

WHO says 1.7 million children die of pollution a year

Their developing organs and immune systems, and smaller bodies and airways, make them especially vulnerable to dirty air and water.

06 Mar 2017 9:25 AM