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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.
New Delhi, Mar. 3 (ANI): Union Minister for Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said people will get more employment and a relief from pollution regarding the passing of The Motor Vehicle Bill.
Now, smartphones that monitor pollution around you Feb 19, 4:43 pm
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new sensing technology through which smartphone users will get to know about the pollution levels around them.
Air pollution boosts risk of detrimental impact to children's brain Feb 12, 10:06 am
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): Children living in cities are at risk of harmful impacts to their brains, as a new study claims that air pollution could cause short-term memory loss and lower IQ.
India, Germany discuss water, waste management challenges Jan 28, 5:37 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): India and Germany on Wednesday discussed various challenges and solutions related to water and waste management, resource efficiency and sustainable urban development.
Authorities baffled by mysterious death of fish in Gorakhpur Jan 19, 9:20 am
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Jan.19 (ANI): Senior district officials and members of the pollution department are probing the mysterious death of thousands of fish in Gorakhpur's Rapti River.
New Delhi, Jan. 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called for a time-bound swift action and single-minded focus to stop pollution of the River Ganga, while chairing a high-level meeting on the 'Namaami Gange' project.
High exposure to air pollution increases pregnancy complications Dec 29, 2:26 pm
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed that new evidence linking high exposure to air pollution to an increased risk of congenital malformations have been discovered.
Prenatal exposure to air pollution ups child's autism risk Dec 19, 2:02 pm
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women who are exposed to high levels of fine particulate matter specifically during pregnancy-particularly during the third trimester-may face up to twice the risk of having a child with autism than mothers living in areas with low particulate matter.
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): A new study has found that driving vehicles that use electricity made from clean, renewable energy instead of gasoline can actually push down death rates due to air pollution by as much as 70 percent.
Our oceans are now awash with more than 5 trillion plastic pieces! Dec 11, 10:18 am
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): A new study has found that nearly 269,000 tons of plastic pollution may be floating in the world's oceans.
Birmingham (UK), Dec.2 (ANI): As the cold weather sets in, a quantitative analysis on particulate matter (PM) in Delhi has highlighted that residents are exposed to significantly higher levels of air pollutants in the Indian capital during winter than in summer.
Bhopal gas tragedy victims demand assessment of toxicity Dec 1, 10:52 am
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), Dec. 1 (ANI): Bhopal gas leak victims, demanded immediate scientific assessment of environmental pollution caused by the tragedy three decades back on Sunday.
Vehicles older than 15 years not to ply in Delhi: NGT Nov 27, 8:57 am
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has passed the order that all the petrol and diesel vehicles older than 15 years would not be permitted to ply on the national capital's road.
Exposure to tobacco smoke and roadway air pollution leads to obesity development in kids Nov 13, 10:37 am
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that exposure to tobacco smoke and near-roadway air pollution contributes to the development of obesity.
Indoor air pollution turning fatal for Indian kids Nov 8, 10:37 am
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): A new study has indicated that children in India who were exposed to more indoor pollutants had increased levels of asthma and allergic rhinitis (hay fever).
Childhood leukemia and air pollution linked, say scientists Nov 2, 11:02 am
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): Researchers have suggested a theory in which a previously reported risk of leukemia among children born close to overhead power lines could be caused by an alteration to surrounding air pollution.
SC pulls up Centre on Ganga cleaning project Oct 29, 4:17 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 29 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled the Union Government and state pollution control boards up for not taking action against polluting industries functioning on the banks of the River Ganga.
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