The researchers said that air pollution should now be considered a major driver of infant morbidity and mortality, not just of chronic adult diseases.Readmore..
New Research Reveals That Planned Coal Expansion Will Cause A 60% Jump In Premature Deaths In Indian Metros
Air pollution from coal plants is threatening the health of residents in and around Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore and Chennai.Readmore..
2021 will mark four years since the initial deadline to bring toxic air emissions under control. Thermal Coal-fired Power Plants in India have sought several extensions till date and are not adhering to the new standards.Readmore..
The minister said coordination and synergy reflected in the action plan by each states under the overall framework prepared by the Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM).Readmore..
Directions have also been issued to NCR and Delhi governments, along with road owning agencies and municipal bodies, for abatement of dust from roads and open areas through a "Dust Control and Management Cell".Readmore..
The largest tiger reserve of India, Nagarjunasagar Srisailam Tiger Reserve (NSTR), is home to great biodiversity and complex ecosystems. It is also, on the other hand, popular for religious tourism.Readmore..
Findings of this framework developed under the Union Earth Sciences Ministry meant for citizens, decision-makers and researchers, were published in the international peer-reviewed Elsevier Journal.Readmore..
According to a recent study published in international health journals around the world, constant exposure to traffic noise increases the risk of dementia among aged population.Readmore..
A 2020 report from the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) had shown that Chennai was the noisiest city among the six metro cities even as noise levels were pretty high in other metros too.Readmore..
A survey by a central government agency, WAPCOS, has come up with very encouraging results on the use of the bio-decomposer.Readmore..