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Mumbai, Feb. 3 (ANI): The Congress councillors on Wednesday came for a Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) budget meeting, wearing pollution masks in protest against the Deonar dumping ground fire leading to 'poor' and 'very poor' air quality and formation of thick blanket of fog.
New Delhi, Jan. 25 (ANI): Expressing concern over the alarming pollution levels in the country, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that the right to lead a healthy, happy and productive life in India had been breached with the disturbing climate changes.
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.
New Delhi, Jan. 21 (ANI): Taking serious note of rising pollution in the national capital, the Supreme Court on Thursday directed Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) to conduct surprise checks at construction sites to ensure that they are not polluting the environment.
Govt. shuts 150 industries along Ganga for not installing OCEMS Jan 21, 8:33 am
New Delhi, Jan. 21 (ANI): The Centre has issued closure orders to 150 grossly polluting industrial units for not installing Online Continuous Effluent Monitoring System (OCEMS) along River Ganga.
Yamuna river pollution affecting Delhi's water supply Jan 20, 10:11 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 20 (ANI): With pollution in Yamuna river affecting the water supply in the national capital, Delhi Chief Secretary KK Sharma has written to his Haryana counterpart DS Dhesi to take necessary steps and has assured that hygienic water will be supplied through tankers to the affected areas.
Pollution in Ganga: NGT reprimands Centre, UP Govt. Jan 18, 12:31 pm
New Delhi, Jan.18 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Monday reprimanded the Centre and Uttar Pradesh Government over pollution in the river Ganga.
New Delhi, Jan.16 (ANI): National capital New Delhi appears to be getting ready to lap up electric two wheelers, as over 18,000 people used Hero Electric complimentary E-bikes for last mile connectivity rides during the January 1 to January 15 odd-even vehicle rationing phase.
Don't 'mislead' nation on pollution agenda: Congress to Kejriwal Jan 16, 11:42 am
New Delhi, Jan. 16 (ANI): The Congress on Saturday asked the Delhi Government not to mislead the nation on the pollution agenda with regard to the Odd-Even vehicle rationing formula, adding that the issue of pollution should not swept aside because of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's political popularity.
New Delhi, Jan. 15 (ANI): Pollution levels in the national capital came down by an average of 20-25 percent in the past 15 days when the odd-even scheme was in practice, claimed Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Friday.
GAIL sponsors campaign to sell fresh air in Delhi Jan 14, 3:18 pm
By Rajesh Mishra
Need to restrict coal pollution to barest minimum, says Goyal Jan 13, 3:53 pm
Tokyo, Jan. 13 (ANI): Speaking at the Institute of Energy Economics Japan (IEEJ) here on Wednesday Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal said energy is one of the important aspects for accessing the quality of human life, but it's important to restrict coal pollution (emission) to the barest minimum so that clean coal technology becomes more relevant.
New Delhi, Jan. 10 (ANI): Concerned citizens and authorities on Sunday organised several programmes across India, holding marathons and public rallies, in a bid to create awareness about the rising pollution levels.
Delhi sets an example to curb pollution, it's now India's turn Jan 10, 1:38 pm
By Vikas Khanna
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.
Odd-Even rule: Delhi Govt. to submit pollution report in HC Jan 8, 12:46 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 8 (ANI): Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Friday said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government would submit its report on the level of pollution in the national capital in the High Court and added that the status quo of the Odd-Even formula would be known only after the order is passed.
HC to hear Delhi Govt's reply on Odd-Even scheme today Jan 8, 9:30 am
New Delhi, Jan. 8 (ANI): The Delhi High Court will today hear the state government's reply after it asked the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led Government to present the data on change in the pollution-level to ascertain if the Odd-Even scheme has been successful.
Pollution level down due to odd-even scheme, claims Delhi Govt. Jan 7, 10:15 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 7 (ANI): The Delhi Government has claimed that the pollution level in the city has come down due to the implementation of the odd-even scheme for cars.
New Delhi, Jan. 6 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the state government to present data on change in pollution-level on January 8 to ascertain if the Odd-Even scheme has been successful.
NGT seeks undertaking from Volkswagen against 'cheat device' Jan 6, 12:54 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 6 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought an undertaking from Volkswagen by January 11 that it would not sell any vehicle fitted with their disputed 'cheat device' in India.
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.
New Delhi, Jan.4 (ANI): As the Delhi's Government's 'Odd-Even' scheme to curb pollution in the national capital faced its real test on a full-fledged working day on Monday, videos and pictures showing a crowded Rajiv Chowk Metro Station went viral on the social media.
Odd even scheme: Acid test on first full-fledged working day Jan 4, 9:24 am
New Delhi, Jan. 4 (ANI): Delhi's Government's odd-even vehicle scheme to curb pollution in the national capital will face its real test on a full-fledged working day on Monday.
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.
New Delhi, Jan. 1 (ANI): Former IPS officer and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kiran Bedi on Friday said the Odd-even scheme needs to be addressed more holistically.
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