Air Pollution(Search results - 41)
India22, May 2020, 9:46 AM
Lockdown effect: Kathmandu gets a glimpse of Mount Everest as pollution levels decrease
In yet another instance of lower air pollution levels leading to some stunning views of the Himalayas, residents of Kathmandu Valley in Nepal woke up to a glimpse of the Mount Everest last week.
India13, Feb 2020, 6:35 PM
Machines to sweep streets of Bengaluru, clear the air for residents
Roadside dust and silt contribute to over 15% of air pollution in Bengaluru. The BBMP has deployed Rs 18 lakh worth machines to clear the killer dust. By deploying these machines, BBMP wants to prevent a polluted atmosphere
India23, Dec 2019, 10:08 AM
‘Oxygen Parlour' at Nashik railway station to combat air pollution
The commuters at the Nashik railway station also commended the effort to install the Oxygen Parlour, terming it as a positive step towards combating air pollution in the cities across the country
Lifestyle21, Nov 2019, 5:01 PM
From asthma to premature death, here are few harmful effects of air pollution
These particles come from traffic exhaust, smoke and dust and their tiny size allows them to remain airborne for long periods, get inside buildings, be inhaled easily, and reach and accumulate in the brain
India13, Nov 2019, 11:55 AM
Air quality worsens in Delhi, again goes ‘severe’
Not just national capital Delhi, but other areas are also choking under bad air quality conditions, including Uttar Pradesh’s Greater Noida and Haryana’s Faridabad.
India11, Nov 2019, 11:12 AM
Delhi’s air quality remains 'poor'
According to Air Quality Index (AQI) data at Lodhi Road, major pollutants PM 2.5 is 251 and PM 10 reached 232, both remained under the 'poor' category.
India5, Nov 2019, 3:39 PM
Smog canopies Delhi; air quality remains under ‘severe’ category
The air quality of Delhi took a major hit due to a combination of stubble burning, firecracker emissions and unfavourable meteorological conditions
India5, Nov 2019, 2:35 PM
Air purifiers installed at Taj Mahal to tackle pollution
The Agra district administration has installed two air purifiers at the gates of the Mughal era monument Taj Mahal to combat air pollution in the region
India5, Nov 2019, 11:30 AM
BJP MLA Nand Kishore Gurjar writes to PM Modi on Delhi-NCR air pollution
As Delhi-NCR gasps for breath, BJP MLA Nand Kishore Gurjar has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking intervention in Delhi air pollution. In the letter, he requested for the Indian Air Force to sprinkle water in his constituency to help dust particles settle down.
India4, Nov 2019, 6:29 PM
New Delhi: BJP leader pays Rs 4,000 fine for violating odd-even scheme
The odd-even scheme will continue from 8 am to 8 pm till November 15. The scheme was introduced in Delhi by the AAP government in January 2016 to fight high level of air pollution
India4, Nov 2019, 8:21 AM
'Air pollution is heading towards Rajasthan, request Centre to consider it as a top priority,' says CM Gehlot
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot urged that Centre should consider air pollution as the top priority as it began to head towards Rajasthan
NEWS19, Sep 2019, 2:36 PM
Engineering student designs pollution control device to tackle air pollution in Bengaluru
Increasing air pollution due to vehicular moment, construction of industries has inspired a young automobile engineer from Dayanand Sagar College to come up with Soot Pollution Control Device to absorb carbon and release fresh air.
Karnataka26, Jul 2018, 2:27 PM
Bengaluru air pollution impact study: Jayadeva Hospital to cover 1000 traffic police and auto drivers.
South East Asia's biggest hospital Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Disease and Research, all set to test 1000 patients for a study on the impact of air pollution on the heart.