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Traffic pollution can make older people fat Sep 15, 12:16 pm
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): A new study has recently associated the increased levels of obesity-related hormone leptin, among older adults, with the higher exposure to traffic related air pollution.
Washington, Sep 11 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that kids living in megacities are more prone to brain damage from air pollution.
Washington, Sept 5 (ANI): A new study has revealed that India's ozone pollution damaged millions of tons of the country's major crops, causing losses of more than a billion dollars and destroying enough food to feed 94 millions of people living below the poverty line.
3 bln people worldwide at risk of ill health, early death due to household air pollution: Lancet Sep 3, 11:16 am
Washington, Sep 03 (ANI): A new research has revealed that household air pollution, sourced by the use of plant-based or coal fuel for cooking, heating, and lightingaround, could cause 3 million people to suffer from health risks and early death worldwide.
Supreme Court sets Centre two weeks time for Ganga clean-up roadmap Aug 14, 11:42 am
New Delhi, Aug. 14 (ANI): The Supreme Court has given the Centre a fortnight to come up with a road-map to make the River Ganga pollution free.
Tracking pollution in space may help in finding aliens Jul 25, 6:52 pm
Washington, July 25 (ANI): A new study has revealed that that we could spot the fingerprints of certain pollutants under ideal conditions, which would offer a new approach in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI).
China's top court to set up environment tribunal Jun 28, 2:16 pm
Beijing, June 28 (ANI): In an attempt to curb environmental pollution, China's Supreme People's Court is likely to set up an environment and resources tribunal.
Air pollution may cause autism, schizophrenia Jun 6, 1:03 pm
Washington, June 6 (ANI): A new study has revealed that exposure to air pollution early in life makes people highly prone to autism and schizophrenia.
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): On the occasion of World Environment Day Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Najeeb Jung visited the Garhi Mandu Forest and planted a Jamun tree sapling near waterbody as part of the plantation drive and urged others present to plant trees to reduce the level of air pollution and improve aesthetics.
Washington, June 5 (ANI): A new study has linked air pollution to irregular heartbeat and lung blood clots.
Obama to fight carbon pollution emitting from coal plants in US Jun 2, 11:45 am
Washington, June 2 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has reportedly decided to slash carbon pollution emitting from coal plants across the US.
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that taking olive oil supplements may counteract some of the adverse cardiovascular effects of exposure to air pollution.
New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung on Tuesday constituted a high powered committee to look into ways to reduce pollution levels in the city.
WHO report claims New Delhi has world's worst air pollution May 10, 12:59 pm
New Delhi, May 10 (ANI): A World Health Organisation (WHO) study ranks New Delhi as the world's worst city for air pollution, with an annual average of 153 micrograms of small particulates, known as PM 2.5, per cubic metre.
Washington, May 9 (ANI): Researchers have said that reducing air pollution in New York City would result in substantial economic gains for children as a result of increasing their IQs.
New Delhi has dirtiest air among 1600 cities: WHO May 8, 11:06 am
Sydney, May 8 (ANI): World Health Organisation has revealed that New Delhi is the most polluted city in the world.
People in Kashmir demand restoration of Jhelum May 3, 2:22 pm
Srinagar, (Jammu and Kashmir), May 3 (ANI): The people of Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir demanded the conservation of the river Jhelum to save the world famous heritage water body and make it pollution free.
Washington, April 28 (ANI): A new report has quantified for the first time how much our food choices affect pollutant nitrogen emissions, climate change and land-use across Europe.
London, April 15 (ANI): Air pollution in China and other Asian countries is generating sweeping impact on weather patterns across the Northern Hemisphere, it has been revealed.
Blame fart-producing baked beans for global warming! Apr 11, 8:53 am
London, April 11 (ANI): UK minister has warned about fart pollution risk due to baked beans.
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): A new study suggests that reducing meat and dairy consumption could bring agricultural climate pollution down to safe levels.
Washington, March 26 (ANI): Researchers have shown the colours of sunsets painted by famous artists can be used to estimate pollution levels in the Earth's past atmosphere.
Air pollution led to seven million deaths in 2012 Mar 26, 10:32 am
London, Mar 26 (ANI): The World Health Organization estimates that seven million people have died as a result of air pollution in 2012.
Rolls-Royce shares prototype designs of drone cargo ships Mar 10, 2:23 pm
Washington, Mar. 10 (ANI): Luxury carmaker Rolls-Royce has reportedly unveiled designs for its proposed drone cargo ships that would roam the European waters carrying crates of goods.
Tokyo, Mar. 2 (ANI): A media organization in China used a racist slur to criticize departing U.S. Ambassador Gary Locke.
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