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Now, a map that reveals light pollution around globe  Jun 13, 1:50 pm
Washington D.C., June 13 (ANI): A team of researchers has created a world atlas of artificial sky luminance, which details how light pollution is filling our world.
Milky Way, a faded memory to one-third of humanity  Jun 11, 11:46 am
Washington D.C, Jun 11 (ANI): The luminous glow of light pollution prevents one third of humanity and 80 percent of Americans from seeing the Milky Way, the brilliant river of stars that has dominated the night sky and human imaginations since time immemorial, according to a new global atlas of light pollution produced by Italian and American scientists.
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.
Centre rejects U.S. report saying 'Indians lose six years of their lives because of pollution'  Jun 8, 7:53 pm
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): The Government today rejected the study on pollution published in the Geophysical Research Letters Journal of the American Geophysical Union, which states that Indians lose six years of their lives because of pollution, saying that the Ministry of Earth Sciences does not subscribe to any of the conclusions emerging out of the reported study.
India goes Green with Ola Share' mobility solutions   Jun 7, 5:42 pm
New Delhi, June 7 (ANI): Taxi aggregator Ola today shared details on how its shared mobility solutions are making a significant contribution towards reducing vehicular pollution and addressing traffic congestion in cities across India.
Javadekar urges nation to plant more trees on World Environment Day  Jun 5, 5:26 pm
Mumbai, June.5 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar called on citizens to plant more trees and create one's own oxygen bank on the occasion of World Environment Day on Sunday.
Diesel car ban: NGT seeks report from all states on pollution levels  May 31, 3:21 pm
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Amid the see-sawing developments over the much debated upon diesel car ban in several states in the nation, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday gave three weeks time to all states to furnish a report on the pollution levels in their worst affected cities.
SC stays bailable warrants against CPCB chairperson  May 30, 1:05 pm
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the bailable warrants against the chairman of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).
Javadekar lists increased forest cover for better monitoring of industrial pollution among top achievements  May 27, 12:03 am
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said the vital accomplishments of his ministry included increase in forest cover, better monitoring of industrial pollution and representation of the country's interest in COP Paris meet.
Javadekar lists increased forest cover, better monitoring of industrial pollution among top achievements  May 26, 5:41 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said the vital accomplishments of his ministry include the increase in forest cover, better monitoring of industrial pollution and representation of the country's interest in COP Paris meet.
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.
AAP comes out with 'Yamuna Turnaround Plan'   May 24, 3:19 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): With pollution in Yamuna river affecting water supply in the national capital, the Delhi Government on Tuesday presented the 'Yamuna Turnaround Plan' to Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharti to ensure that untreated water does not enter the river.
SC refuses to stay bailable warrant against CBCB chairman  May 20, 12:16 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay its order of issuing bailable warrant against Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) chairman Arun Kumar Mehta.
Centre committed to making Delhi pollution free, says Gadkari  May 18, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): Sharing his formula to create a pollution free environment in Delhi, Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has said Delhi is not being polluted only due to diesel vehicles, adding vehicle pollution contributes around 17 to 18 percent.
Centre determined to strengthen compliance regime on pollution: Javadekar  May 18, 5:28 pm
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said the government has taken pollution seriously and is determined to strengthen compliance regime on pollution in the country.
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.
Thousands of dead fish found floating in Bengaluru's Ulsoor lake  May 11, 10:13 am
Bengaluru, May.11 (ANI): Thousands of dead fish surfaced in Bengaluru's popular Ulsoor Lake on Tuesday due to rising pollution levels in the lake.
AITP only for long distance purpose: SC on diesel vehicles  May 10, 5:35 pm
New Delhi, May 10 (ANI): Continuing the clamp down on diesel vehicles plying on Delhi roads to curb pollution, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said the All India Taxi Permit (AITP) would be given only if the applicant gives an undertaking that taxi will only be used for long distance purpose.
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.
Blueair calls for 'Clean Air Zones' targeting high-polluting vehicles in India  May 4, 12:44 pm
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI-NewsVoir): Cities and towns in India should establish 'clean air zones' to target high-polluting vehicles to help ensure they do not enter city centers, says Blueair a global leader in mobile indoor air purifying technologies. The call by Blueair comes in response to the growing scientific evidence that car, truck and bus emissions are the biggest contributor to early deaths in cities.
Air pollutants put you at risk of numerous cancers  Apr 30, 12:24 pm
Washington D.C, Apr 30 (ANI): A team of researchers has linked long-term exposure to environmental pollutants to an increased risk of mortality from many types of cancer in an elderly Hong Kong population.
Beware! Pollution in your house can harm you  Apr 20, 9:42 am
Washington D.C., April 20 (ANI): In a recent study, researchers have highlighted the dangerous effects of indoor pollution on human health and have called for policies to ensure closer monitoring of air quality.
Odd-Even scheme: Gopal Rai silences critics, thanks Delhiites  Apr 19, 11:42 am
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Attempting to silence the critics of the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government, Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Tuesday said the Odd-Even scheme has been a success so far, adding it is the most effective way to curb pollution in the national capital.
Hundreds of fish die of excessive water pollution in Moradabad  Apr 17, 10:22 pm
Moradabad, Apr. 17 (ANI): Hundreds of dead fish washed up on shores of Ramganga river in Moradabad district in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday due to excessive water pollution.