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air pollution

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

Mangaluru's air pollution levels above standard limit

The report contained results obtained from the study and they urged the minister to initiate remedial measures to curb air pollution.

05 Mar 2017 6:58 PM

Air pollution may reduce effectiveness of antibiotics

The research shows that this pollutant changes the way in which bacteria grow and form communities.

03 Mar 2017 8:55 AM

CSE: Action by SC, govt has resulted in lower pollution peaks this winter

According to 2017 Global Burden of Disease report, India has the second highest number of early deaths due to PM 2.5 in the world.

24 Feb 2017 6:14 AM

2 Indians die every minute due to air pollution: study

The study says causes of air pollution and climate change are intricately linked and needed to be tackled together.

19 Feb 2017 9:03 AM

National Green Tribunal seeks Rohini polluting units report

NGT also sought to know the types of pollutants generated, and asked the authorities to take samples of emissions and analyse them.

17 Feb 2017 6:32 AM

Hot air over foul air

The report claims that half of the world’s 4.2 million premature deaths due to air pollution were recorded in India and China.

16 Feb 2017 1:19 AM

India, China have half of all pollution related deaths globally

China and India, the world's two most populated nations, each accounted for 1.1 million deaths, the findings showed.

14 Feb 2017 11:24 AM

Vertical forests are China's new way to tackle pollution

The forests are being created by architect Stefano Boeri who made similar vertical gardens in Milan.

07 Feb 2017 12:51 PM

Delhi HC slams civic bodies for lax attitude

Bench said that none of the three corporations have installed separate dustbins for biodegradable and non- biodegradable waste.

12 Jan 2017 1:13 AM