The chemical characterisation of particulates, meaning what they are made of chemically, primarily decides the toxicity of air.
24 Jul 2017 1:08 AM
Experts say rush hour pollution contains twice amount of chemicals which is thought to be involved in many diseases.
22 Jul 2017 5:08 PM
Experts said that crop burning in neighbouring Haryana and Punjab states, car emissions, construction and use of fireworks during Diwali.
21 Jul 2017 11:36 AM
Water shortages are becoming something of an annual ritual in Delhi, the world’s second most populous city.
15 Jul 2017 3:58 PM
Elon Musk, who is Tesla chief executive, had earlier lauded India's vision 2030 for electric vehicles.
03 Jun 2017 11:19 AM
Researchers from the University of Antwerp and KU Leuven have succeeded in developing a process that purifies air and generates power.
11 May 2017 4:29 PM
The Paris Agreement itself recognises the important role that natural ecosystems play in limiting the amount of carbon in the atmosphere.
27 Mar 2017 2:02 AM
In India, out of 1 crore people, approximately 24,815 children died due to environmental reasons in 2012, the report revealed.
07 Mar 2017 2:20 AM
The CJI wanted the Central government to come up with a scheme in this regard and allocate finance this year itself.
23 Feb 2017 5:38 AM
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
The level of chemicals is so high that it is affecting the crustaceans that are present in the deep parts of the ocean
14 Feb 2017 12:55 PM
Kaalink pen can collect enough carbon to produce one fluid ounce of ink, enough to fill a pen, in about 45 minutes.
09 Feb 2017 2:28 PM
Anand Vihar suffers a toxic blend of heavy traffic, dust and emissions from nearby industries in Ghaziabad.
05 Feb 2017 11:57 AM
The PPCC president said he was committed to rescuing the people of the region.
01 Feb 2017 1:28 AM
The environmental groups say toxins are being spread to groundwater and the river via numerous area sinkholes.
31 Jan 2017 6:23 AM
The event was organised by BDCyclists, a social community that aims to promote healthy living as well as reduce congestion and pollution.
26 Jan 2017 4:32 PM
For a city growing at a fast pace, a robust public transport system remains a distant reality.
22 Jan 2017 1:38 AM
This spells out that water conservation and the environmental protection is an individual duty incumbent on all people.
21 Jan 2017 1:23 AM
In Anand Vihar, the Air Quality Index (AQI) was pegged at 585, in R K Puram at 382, in Mandir Marg at 326 and in Gurugram at 316 (AQICN).
12 Jan 2017 1:48 PM
Besides cycle hiring, the battery-operated vehicles would be deployed to take people to the business district.
05 Jan 2017 9:05 PM