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Air pollution risks youngsters' mental health  Jun 9, 8:47 am
Washington D.C, Jun 9 (ANI): Young people who are exposed to air pollution for long period are more likely to be prescribed medications for psychiatric diagnoses, according to a recent study.
Air pollution may pose threat to your heart  May 25, 2:23 pm
Washington, D.C., May 25 (ANI): A new study has found that air pollution can worsen the blood sugar levels, cholesterol and other risk factors for heart disease.
U.S. embassy launches four-city workshop on combating air pollution in North India  May 17, 2:49 pm
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): The United States embassy today launched a series of workshops on combating air pollution in North India.
Air Pollution could cause over 5 lakh premature deaths in India  May 13, 8:40 am
New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): Air pollution could lead to 570,000 premature deaths in India, according to a new report.
Even pollution can't make walking, cycling bad for you  May 5, 8:34 am
Washington D.C, May 5 (ANI): Seems like there is no more excuse left for not working out. A new study has found that the health benefits of cycling and walking outweigh the air pollution risk.
`On demand` public transport providers gearing up to make Odd-Even a success  Apr 14, 5:22 pm
New Delhi, April 14 (ANI): The Delhi Government's scheme to curb air pollution which was first implemented for 15 days from January 1 will be back in force from April 15-30th.
NGT issues notices to 13 cement companies for causing air pollution (Update)  Mar 1, 4:06 pm
New Delhi, March.1 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday issued notices to thirteen cement companies over gross violation of its orders, environmental norms and provisions of Motor Vehicles Act for causing air pollution.
NGT issues notices to 13 cement companies for causing air pollution  Mar 1, 3:01 pm
New Delhi, March.1 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday issued notices to thirteen cement companies over gross violation of its orders, environmental norms and provisions of Motor Vehicles Act for causing air pollution.
Pollution not only worsens asthma, but also causes it  Feb 22, 8:44 am
London, Feb 22 (ANI): Air pollution plays a well-documented role in asthma and heart attacks and now, a new study shows that it not only worsens them, but also is their direct cause.
Supreme Court adjourns Delhi air pollution case to next week  Feb 18, 2:17 pm
New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): The Supreme Court of India today adjourned the hearing of the Delhi's air pollution case to next week.
Airports Authority of India organises cycle expedition for green and clean India  Feb 15, 5:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb.15 (ANI): Air pollution and green house gas emissions are posing severe challenges to our health.
Air pollution claims 5.5m lives annually, mainly in China, India  Feb 13, 4:43 pm
Washington D.C, Feb 13 (ANI): Taking a deadly toll on us, poor air quality claims 5.5 million lives worldwide annually, with more than half of the deaths occurring in two of the world's fastest growing economies, China and India.
Govt. to focus on construction and demolition waste management rules by march: Prakash Javadekar  Feb 10, 5:05 pm
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): The Centre will come up with rules on construction and demolition waste management by next month as a solution to reduce air pollution caused by construction dust, union minister for environment, forest and climate change, Prakash Javadekar said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.
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.
Hero Cycle promotes cycling to work; supports Delhi's Odd-Even formula  Jan 8, 7:02 pm
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.
SC asks Centre, Delhi Govt. about measures to mitigate air pollution  Dec 10, 1:53 pm
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.
Baidu India plants over 1000 trees for a greener and cleaner India  Dec 8, 4:07 pm
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.