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Air Pollution Wrecks Havoc In India Says A Report , Claims 1.2 Million Lives In 2017

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A global report on air pollution has come out with some worrying figures. According to the report, Over 1.2 million …

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Post Diwali Nightmare, Worst Air Quality Of The Year Recorded In Delhi

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With the pollution level entering “severe-plus emergency” category or ten times the permissible limit due to rampant bursting of firecrackers …

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Delhi Third In The List Of Cities Reporting Most Deaths Due To Air Pollution : Study

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Delhi is batting severe case of air pollution. As the city struggles to get fresh air for it’s citizens a …

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14 of World’s 20 Most Polluted Cities Are in India : WHO Report

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Delhi and Varanasi are among the 14 Indian cities that figured in a list of 20 most polluted cities in …

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Delhi Govt Calls off Odd-Even Scheme, Will Appeal in NGT Again Demanding Exemptions

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The Delhi government has called off the odd-even scheme, which was to be implemented from Monday, after the National Green …

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From Bread Basket To Basket Case

The burning of crop residue in Punjab and Haryana is creating serious air pollution hazard over northern India [image by: Richardt Radek Larsen]

 Soumya Sarkar After degrading rich farmland through reckless use of chemical fertilisers and depleting aquifers by overusing groundwater – an …

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Odd – Even Scheme Returns in Delhi, For Five Days From Nov 13- 17

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The Delhi government has said it will impose the odd-even car rationing scheme from November 13-17 to combat the near …

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Zeroing in on air pollution

The planned scheme could slash NO2 levels in Oxford city centre [image by: Tejvan Pettinger]

  In India initiatives such as Delhi’s “odd-even policy” and the NITI Aayog’s aggressive push towards electric cars were seen …

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