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'Breastfeeding' helps shield babies from pollution May 24, 2:30 pm
Washington, May 24 (ANI): A new study has suggested that breastfeeding may lessen the negative impact of some environmental pollutants common to high-traffic areas.
Pollution discolouring Taj Mahal, say ASI officials May 15, 9:53 pm
Agra (Uttar Pradesh), May 15 (ANI): Centuries of pollution is slowly turning the Taj Mahal yellow despite continuing government efforts to save the historic monument in northern India, officials of the Archeological Survey have said.
Allergies? You may want to blame childhood pollution exposure May 10, 3:27 pm
Washington, May 10 (ANI): A per a new study, exposure to outdoor air pollution during the first year of life increases the risk of developing allergies to food, mould, pets and pests.
New Delhi, May 10 (ANI): The Delhi government on Sunday directed all automobile dealers across the national capital to set up pollution checking centres at their workshops, in a bid to keep a check on the vehicular emission in the city.
Air pollution triggers asthma in urban India, warn experts May 4, 11:16 am
Kochi, May 4 (ANI): Higher levels of air pollution in urban India poses a threat to a large population of adults and children, exposing them to pulmonary diseases, like asthma, medical experts have warned ahead of World Asthma Day, which is observed on May 5.
Exposure to air pollution for long could damage your brain Apr 24, 10:58 am
Washington, April 24 (ANI): If you are a middle aged or older, and are exposed to polluted air longer durations, you may be at risk of damaging your brain.
Iconic Lotus Temple turning yellow due to pollution Apr 24, 3:00 am
New Delhi, Apr 24 (ANI): Activists on Thursday said that the pollution in the national capital's air is corroding the iconic Lotus temple made of pristine white marble.
A team of engineers set to solve Mount Everest's 'poo problem' Apr 22, 2:51 pm
New York, April 22 (ANI): A team of engineers is set to rid Mount Everest of tones of poo that is creating environmental pollution and threatening to spread diseases on the world's highest mountain peak.
Obama urges world powers to strike 'groundbreaking' climate change deal before 'it's too late' Apr 19, 12:11 pm
Washington, April 19 (ANI): President Barack Obama has said that with the United States at the helm, the world must come together and reach a groundbreaking accord on climate change or the planet, as we know it, may cease to exist.
London, Apr 17 (ANI): At least 33 tonnes of dead fish have been removed over the past week from the shores of a Rio lagoon where Olympic rowing and canoeing events are due to take place in 2016, officials said on Thursday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Apr. 17 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Thursday flagged off a cycle rally from Thiruvananthapuram to Kozhikode, which was aimed at spreading awareness about noise pollution.
Delhi Govt. sets target to plant 14 lakh saplings in 2015-16 Apr 14, 11:11 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 14 (ANI): The Delhi Government has set a target to plant 14 lakh saplings across the national capital during the year 2015-16. This move has come in the wake of rising pollution levels in the city and is part of the Aam Aadmi Party's action plan to make New Delhi 'green and clean'.
New Delhi, Apr. 12: Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Sunday said that just as the Aam Aadmi Party government was close to working out a solution to the rising pollution in the national capital, the National Green Tribunal ordered banned the entry of diesel vehicles older than ten years in the city.
Centre to re-categorise industries based on pollution potential Apr 8, 10:37 am
New Delhi, Apr. 8 (ANI): The Central government will re-categorise industries into Red, Orange, and Green based on pollution potential in order to discourage more polluting industries.
CSE welcomes release of Air Quality Index Apr 6, 5:08 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) on Monday welcomed the release of much-awaited Air Quality Index (AQI), which will be used to inform the people about the daily air quality and to provide advisories on health consequences.
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): A new study has examined that air pollution levels are linked to a dangerous narrowing of neck arteries that occurs prior to strokes.
Exercise can reverse harmful effects of air pollution Mar 31, 11:55 am
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Add another advantage to the benefits of doing exercise, as new study has claimed that working out outweighs the harmful effects of air pollution.
Exposure to air pollution increases risk of anxiety and stroke Mar 25, 11:08 am
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): A new study has examined that air pollution is linked to increased risk of anxiety and stroke.
How air pollution, climate change make your allergies worse revealed Mar 23, 11:07 am
Washington, Mar.23 (ANI): A new has provided a deeper insight into air pollution and climate change that are involved in the increasing prevalence of allergies worldwide.
France temporarily bans 'even-numbered plates from roads' to curb spiking pollution level Mar 22, 1:17 pm
Melbourne, March 22 (ANI): Starting Monday, Paris will only see cars having odd-numbered plates rolling on the roads.
Govt. committed to ensure e-flow of Yamuna, says Uma Bharti Mar 21, 7:08 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 21 (ANI): Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti has said that an inter-ministerial committee constituted under the chairmanship of the Additional Secretary of her ministry to suggest measures to tackle pollution in Yamuna and to ensure e-flow of the river will submit its interim report within a week.
This is how diesel pollution affects our lungs Mar 14, 1:24 pm
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Scientists have, for the very first time, explained the mechanism of how polluted air from diesel engines affects our nerves within the lung, causing respiratory distress.
Here's how pollution can make you 'gain kilos' Mar 8, 10:37 am
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): A team of researchers has decoded the link between obesity and the presence of certain pollutants in the environment.
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): A new study has found that higher levels of traffic related air pollution around schools leads to slower cognitive development in 7-10-year-old children.
Nepal says human poo on Everest threatens to spread diseases on world's highest peak Mar 4, 11:36 am
Sydney, March 04 (ANI): The chief of Nepal's mountaineering association has said that human waste left by climbers on Mount Everest is creating a lot of environmental pollution and threatening to spread diseases on the world's highest peak.
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