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62nd Day Of Lockdown

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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

Pollution can change wildlife behaviour

The field of behavioural toxicology is gaining traction within the environmental sciences.

30 Jul 2018 11:34 AM

Daily exercise may cut heart attack risk even in polluted areas: Study

Moderate cycling for four or more hours per week cut risk for recurrent heart attack by 31 per cent.

21 Jul 2018 6:30 PM

Rising carbon dioxide levels pose threat to monarch butterflies

The study looked at how elevated CO2 levels alter plant chemistry and how that affects interactions between monarchs and their parasites.

11 Jul 2018 3:26 PM

Nissan admits falsifying emissions data on cars made in Japan

Nissan said it had rechecked "reliable" data and confirmed that all vehicles, except the GT-R, had met Japanese safety standards.

09 Jul 2018 3:13 PM


Give up statehood idea, work for people, says Manoj Tiwari

He also wrote that after Wednesday’s decision, the people are expecting power and water supply to improve.

06 Jul 2018 1:48 AM

Pollution causing tree malnutrition in Europe: Study

European pollution limits may be set far too high.

25 Jun 2018 5:07 PM

This plastic alternative could solve pollution problem

This new route was enabled by a class of powerful new catalysts they have designed and synthesised.

25 Jun 2018 11:27 AM

Nutrient pollution may accelerate ocean acidification

Coral reefs provide critical ecosystem services including food security and shoreline protection to coastal communities.

10 Jun 2018 11:06 AM

Amazon sends buyer single bag of dog food wrapped in 150 air-filled plastic pouches

Jools Bullingham filmed daughter pulling out chain of pouches from large cardboard box, prompting disgust from family.

09 Jun 2018 11:04 AM


New material found to eliminate organic pollutants in water

A study suggests two new absorbent materials have shown the capability of eliminating organic pollutants in solution in less than 24 hours.

08 Jun 2018 1:25 PM

World Environment Day 2018: Here's how India is spreading message on Twitter

This year's host is India and the official theme is ‘Beating plastic pollution.’

05 Jun 2018 10:13 AM

World Environment Day 2018: India pledges to make 100 monuments plastic-free

From plastic clean-up drives to simultaneous beach clean-up activities – India will lead initiative.

05 Jun 2018 9:34 AM

DJB withdraws plea in green panel

Earlier, the NGT had directed Haryana to submit an action plan to address the issue.

05 Jun 2018 5:46 AM

Humans could be cause of cancer in wild animals: Study

Even something such as artificial light and light pollution are negatively affecting wild animals.

04 Jun 2018 11:49 AM


How technology can help in living a healthy life

Robotic vacuum cleaners help detect dirt with sensors and make the house cleaner and dust free.

30 May 2018 12:14 PM

Tamil Nadu closes Vedanta copper smelter permanently after bloody protest

The company on Monday called the closure of the plant it has operated for over 22 years.

29 May 2018 12:58 PM

Haryana won’t divert E-way through Aravalli

The tribunal noted that in view of the statement and submission, nothing survived in the petition and disposed of the matter.

26 May 2018 5:54 AM

Ozone exposure associated with higher risk of childhood asthma

Studies have shown that ozone depletes antioxidant activity and increases indications of inflammation in the respiratory tract fluid lining.

22 May 2018 8:52 AM

Supreme Court modifies its March 6 order staying master plan changes

SC raps DDA, says you’re not able to do anything about pollution, garbage.

16 May 2018 3:06 AM