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As Cricketers Vomit On The Field, Indian Medical Association Writes A Letter To BCCI

After Air Pollution Interrupts India vs Sri Lanka Test Match, Twitterati React With Wit And Anger
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In a situation where milliseconds and millimetres often determine success, air pollution can be an important factor in affecting their performance, wrote IMA president Dr K K Agarwal
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Delhi’s Air Quality Improves To ‘Poor’, Grey Haze Continues

Delhi’s Air Pollution: Air Quality Index
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An AQI between 0-50 is considered Good, 51-100 Satisfactory, 101-200 Moderate, 201-300 Poor, 301-400 Very Poor, and 401-500 Severe
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Wearable Devices Will Help Examine Effect Of Air Pollution On Health

'Routine Precautions' OK, This Is Not Like Bhopal Tragedy: Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan
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The research project to examine effect of air pollution on health was awarded 1,165,209 pounds by the UK's Medical Research Council and Natural Environment Research Council, and is funded in India by the Department of Biotechnology and the Ministry of Earth Sciences
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Playing In Pollution Was Tough, Says Sri Lankan Captain Dinesh Chandimal

Delhi’s Air Pollution Emergency: The Green Court Raps Delhi Government For Holding India-Sri Lanka Test Despite Hazardous Air Quality
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Sri Lankan captain Dinesh Chandimal said it was tough for him and his teammates to play in conditions of air pollution as they are not used to pollution
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National Green Tribunal Asks State Governments To File Detailed Action Plan On Tackling Air Pollution

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The National Green Tribunal’s direction comes after air quality in the National Capital Region has been deteriorating since the last week of November
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Air Pollution Wiping Out The Health Benefits Of Walking: Study

Punjab Pollution Control Board Advises Senior Citizens, Patients And Children To Not Go Out
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This adds to the growing body of evidence showing the negative cardiovascular and respiratory impacts of even a short, two-hour exposure to motor traffic pollution," says Junfeng "Jim" Zhang, Professor at Duke University in North Carolina, US
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Four More Nations Join United Nations’ Clean Seas Campaign

California Brings Down Its Plastic Bag Litter By 72% Within 7 Years
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Some Indian states are showing progress when it comes to clean seas, said a UN representative
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Shashi Tharoor Launches White Paper On How To Tackle Delhi’s Air Pollution

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Citing World Bank studies, Shashi Tharoor said that 8.5 per cent of the country’s GDP was affected by the “damage caused by air pollution”
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Air Pollution Puts 17 Million Babies’ Brain And Lungs At Risk: UNICEF

Every Third Child In Delhi Has Impaired Lungs: Study
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Out of 17 million more than 12 million are in South Asia, it said, in a study of children under one-year-old, using satellite imagery to identify worst-affected regions
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To Fight Air Pollution, Delhi Government Offers Funds To Civic Bodies

If Delhiites Don't Celebrate Diwali Cracker Free, Then the City Will Choke. Here’s Why
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Environment Minister Imran Hussain directed the municipal corporations to prevent stocking of building materials along roads and open areas, as such materials were one of the major sources of air pollution
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Delhi’s Air Pollution: Air Quality Back To Severe, Graded Response Action Plan May Come In Action

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Under "severe" category of EPCA, coal-based Badarpur power plant (in Delhi), stone crushers, brick kilns and hotmix plants (across NCR) are closed, while public transport and mechanised sweeping is intensified
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Footballers Wear Masks During Training In Delhi For Indian Super League Match

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Jamshedpur FC coach Steve Coppell said the football matches should not have been held in Delhi during this time of the year though he stopped short of saying that it's unsafe for players
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