November 13, 2020

Smog Effects Economy Along with Health: Sunil Kumar Sinha

Smog, which for long is considered as a health and environment hazard, is quickly taking a toll on economic activities as well.


November 08, 2020

ICMR Confirms the Link Between Pollution and Covid Mortality

Studies in Europe and the US have established that long-term exposure to air pollution can contribute to mortality in COVID-19 cases, ICMR Director General Balram Bhargava said on Tuesday.


Gaurav Saini - October 29, 2020

India records 18,006 tonnes biomedical waste from Covid-19

India generated 18,006 tonnes of COVID-19 biomedical waste in the last four months, with Maharashtra contributing the maximum (3,587 tonnes) to it, according to a Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data.


October 29, 2020

Concerns rises among doctors as the Delhi air deteriorates

With the sharp increase in air pollution in the national capital, several public health experts have flagged a rise in the number of patients reporting chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma.