As the smog peaked in recent weeks, roughly 1,000 new patients were treated each day for respiratory issues.
16 Nov 2017 3:32 PM
Air pollutants cause defects during gametogenesis leading to a drop in reproductive capacities in exposed populations.
15 Nov 2017 5:30 PM
Preliminary figures project that worldwide carbon dioxide emissions are up about 2 percent this year.
14 Nov 2017 7:08 PM
Scientists say that threshold is higher and climate change is here. It is dangerous and it is about to get much worse.
14 Nov 2017 3:03 PM
Rising levels of air pollution in national capital can cause cancer and heart disease.
11 Nov 2017 8:16 AM
Mr Kejriwal said banning entry of trucks, construction activities and introducing odd-even is not the solution to high pollution level.
10 Nov 2017 5:02 AM
Air purifiers makers like Blueair, Eureka Forbes, Panasonic India and Sharp are betting big on the season.
09 Nov 2017 11:33 AM
IMA declares 'public health emergency' as air quality index touched 'severe' category; experts advise against outdoor activities.
08 Nov 2017 11:10 AM
For comedian Neeti Palta, Mumbai winter is like “Satan had a meltdown and he had a party.”
07 Nov 2017 4:03 AM
In the recent past, the DTIDC has taken steps to check air and noise pollution at the three ISBTs at Anand Vihar, Kashmere Gate and Saray Kale Khan.
05 Nov 2017 2:33 AM
Previous studies have already indicated that green spaces within and surrounding schools could enhance cognitive development in children.
28 Oct 2017 1:34 PM
There is no denying that outdoor and indoor pollution causes serious diseases of the heart and lungs.
22 Oct 2017 12:41 AM
One out of every six premature deaths in the world in 2015 — about 9 million — could be attributed to disease from toxic exposure.
20 Oct 2017 8:09 AM
An Assam NGO is working overtime to spread awareness on how excruciating a firecracker can be to a dog or a bird.
18 Oct 2017 1:08 PM
Living systems evolve, adapt and regenerate; they are not engineered.
06 Oct 2017 6:26 AM
India, one of the world's most polluted nations, has one of the most ambitious plans to kick its fossil fuel addiction.
18 Sep 2017 8:12 AM
The Centre had earlier opposed the ban, saying there was a 'misconception' that only diesel pollutes the environment.
14 Sep 2017 2:18 PM
A research has highlighted that air conditioners are the most effective method of keeping your cabin air clean.
12 Aug 2017 12:55 PM
Officials said strict action was necessitated as the existing laws failed to deter lawbreakers.
30 Jul 2017 1:39 AM
Experts are of the firm opinion that the study proves that mums-to-be should avoid heavy pollution areas.
28 Jul 2017 2:05 PM