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Traffic air pollution can develop facial Lentigines: Study Feb 9, 2:19 pm
Washington D.C., Feb. 9(ANI): A new study has revealed a connection between the levels of traffic-related air pollution and air pollution-associated gases which result in the formation of dark spots on the skin, known as Lentigines.
Exposure to environmental toxin ups Alzheimer's risk Jan 23, 8:32 am
Washington D.C, Jan 23 (ANI): A down-side of living in a polluted city is its infamous smog, which is a factor in respiratory conditions such as asthma, bronchitis and COPD. Now, a new study has revealed a link between exposure to air pollution and Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative illnesses.
New Delhi, Jan.8 (ANI): As Delhiites become part of India's first car rationing experiment to combat air pollution, the world's largest bicycle manufacturer Hero Cycles has launched an aggressive social campaign to promote the idea of cycling to work as an environment and health friendly initiative for the city.
Helpchat to give you pollution alerts Jan 5, 12:59 pm
New Delhi, Jan.5 (ANI): As the national capital confronts the rising air pollution with Odd-Even vehicle rationing scheme, the Helpchat mobile application has launched a new feature to track the air quality in the atmosphere.
Odd-Even scheme: 229 people challaned on Day 2 Jan 2, 9:38 pm
New Delhi, Jan.2 (ANI): As many as 229 people were challaned on Saturday for the violation of norms in the odd-even scheme for rationing of vehicles on the second day of its implementation in the national capital.
Centre directs agencies to control air pollution in Delhi, NCR Dec 30, 7:03 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): The Central Government on Wednesday issued directions to all agencies falling under Delhi airshed area under Section 18 of the Air Act 1981 to control air pollution and improve the ambient air quality in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR).
Main sources of urban air pollution across globe Dec 26, 12:01 pm
Washington D.C, Dec 26 (ANI): Outdoor air pollution kills 3.3 million people, mostly in cities, every year and now, a new study has revealed the main sources of urban air pollution across the world.
SC to hear pleas on diesel-run vehicles Delhi ban today Dec 15, 8:09 am
New Delhi, Dec. 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear all matters relating to rising level of air pollution in the national capital, including a petition to ban diesel-run vehicles.
New Delhi, Dec.10 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Centre and Delhi Government about long or short-term measures that can be adopted to mitigate air pollution in the national capital region.
New Delhi, Dec 8 (ANI): Baidu India initiated a green campaign this Diwali, encouraging people to light lamps (diya) instead of firecrackers to curb air pollution.
Congress slams AAP's 'knee jerk' solution to curb pollution Dec 5, 12:49 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 5 (ANI): The Congress Party on Saturday dubbed the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government's initiative to curb the alarming rise in air pollution in the city to be a 'knee jerk' response without making adequate alternative arrangements for the same.
Javadekar terms air pollution level in Delhi 'serious' Dec 4, 10:38 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 4 (ANI): Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said the air quality in the National Capital has been going from bad to worse.
Pollution puts diabetic women's hearts at risk Nov 26, 9:02 am
Washington D.C, Nov 26 (ANI): According to a new study, diabetic women, who are exposed to air pollution, may have a much higher risk for heart disease, according to a long-term.
Government holds second "car-free day" to clean Delhi air Nov 22, 4:23 pm
New Delhi, Nov.22 (ANI): National capital New Delhi observed its second "car-free day" to promote the idea and objective of the need for controlling air pollution and reducing traffic congestion.
Air pollution risks your heart Nov 19, 11:31 am
Washington D.C, Nov 19 (ANI): A team of researchers has explained what effect air pollution has on heart disease patients.
Air pollution hurts heart Nov 9, 1:21 pm
Washington D.C, Nov 9 (ANI): Poor air quality increases patients' risk of heart attack, according to a recent study.
What makes Delhi so polluted? Oct 30, 9:12 am
Washington D.C, Oct 30 (ANI): A team of researchers has uncovered the underlying causes of Delhi's air pollution problems.
Is Delhi ready for its 1st 'car-free morning'?(Update) Oct 22, 8:03 am
New Delhi, Oct 22 (ANI): In the wake of rising air pollution in the National Capital Region (NCR), the Delhi Government declared the stretch between Red Fort and India Gate 'car-free' from 7 am till noon on October 22. But one question lingers, "is Delhi ready for it 1st car-free day?"
Is Delhi ready for its 1st 'car-free morning' Oct 21, 8:47 pm
New Delhi, Oct 21 (ANI): In the wake of rising air pollution in the National Capital Region (NCR), the Delhi Government has declared the stretch between Red Fort and India Gate 'car-free' from 7 am till noon on October 22. But one question lingers, "is Delhi ready for it 1st car-free day?"
Greenpeace calls for "Clean Air Nation" ahead of Delhi's first Car Free Day and winters Oct 18, 5:47 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 18 (ANI): Greenpeace organised an event at the Dilli Haat here on Sunday to inform people about the need to protect them from air pollution and to gather people's support.
Take the road less traveled to avoid pollution exposure Sep 28, 12:11 pm
Washington D.C, Sept 28 (ANI): You may want to take quieter routes to work as a new study suggests that doing so can help you avoid peaks in air pollution.
Washington D.C, Sept. 16 (ANI): You may want to start caring about the air you breathe, as a new study has linked air pollution to increased deaths from heart disease.
In wake of rising air pollution, NGT orders roadside mixing plants to be closed (Update) Aug 31, 3:57 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 31 (ANI): In wake of rising air pollution in Delhi-NCR, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday ordered all roadside mixing plants to be closed immediately.
New Delhi, Aug.31 (ANI): In wake of rising air pollution in Delhi-NCR, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday has ordered all roadside mixing plants should be closed immediately.
Delhi's clean air challenge Jun 16, 3:18 pm
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): It is good that deadly air pollution in Delhi has become national headline. But it is bad that we are failing to deal with it and find answers that are commensurate with the scale of the problem. It is time to understand what we have done and the actions we need to take urgently and decisively.
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