Take All Possible Immediate Remedial Measures To Improve AQI, NGT Tells States

Expressing dissatisfaction over the pollution situation not showing any "significant improvement", the tribunal directed the authorities concerned to come up with measures to improve the air quality

By PTI 18/11/2023

Climate Change Could Spark Health Crisis In India: Lancet

Lancet's latest report highlights the dire health impact of India's fossil fuel dependency and underlines the need for urgent climate action

By Outlook Planet Desk 17/11/2023

Coalition Of 17 Organisations Demands Action For Animal Agriculture Sector

Open Letter Urges Ministry to Address Critical Issues of Environment, Health, Gender Equality, and Economic Resilience

By Outlook Planet Desk 10/10/2023

Sustainability Top Third Issue Globally: Semrush Index

While mental health and the war on drugs are the top most searched issues in Asia, in Europe, online interest in energy followed by that in pollution and sustainability grew significantly over the past three years

By Outlook Planet Desk 28/09/2023

Union Budget 2023: Public Health System Longs For A Respite

Experts in public health and development anticipate significant indications of the government's good intentions in tackling important end-game goals through the upcoming national budget 2023–2024

By Dr. Deepak Gupta 28/01/2023

How A Renewed Focus Can Improve Maternal And Child Nutrition Scenario In India

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic poses an increased threat to maternal and child undernutrition, and compels us to reflect on the causes of maternal and child nutrition, and reaffirm the focus to improve the status.

By Dr Bharati Kulkarni 27/10/2021

World Health Day: Dealing With A ‘Pandemic Of Inequality’

The Covid-19 crisis amplified pre-existing gender gaps and the asymmetric power-relations between men and women. And this has a major impact on health and nutrition.

By Poonam Muttreja 07/04/2021

Let’s Not Neglect These Deadly Tropical Diseases

To leave no one behind, we must unite to eliminate neglected tropical diseases which keep the poor and underprivileged in cycles of poverty, undernutrition, and poor health

By Dr. K Madan Gopal 08/03/2021

National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi Government to be Observant About the Burning of Plastics

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government to keep a continuous vigil against the burning of plastic and other waste for the protection of environment and public health.

By Outlook Planet Desk 17/12/2020