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Decoding Climate Change And Its Impact On Health
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Decoding Climate Change And Its Impact On Health

According to the WHO, between 2030 and 2050, climate change is expected to cause approximately 2,50,000 additional deaths per year, from malnutrition, malaria, diarrhoea and heat stress alone ...
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Actor Bhumi Pednekar Engages With School Students To Raise Awareness On Climate Conservation
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Actor Bhumi Pednekar Engages With School Students To Raise Awareness On Climate Conservation

Actor Bhumi Pednekar has collaborated with a key global initiative, 'Climate Action Project', which reaches out to 10 million students across 107 countries ...
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India Urges Nations To Put 'Nature At Heart' Of Recovery Plan Post COVID-19
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India Urges Nations To Put ‘Nature At Heart’ Of Recovery Plan Post COVID-19

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said that India has already been taking a leadership role in biodiversity conservation ...
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Expert View: Five Reasons Why You Should Care About Biodiversity Loss
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Expert View: Five Reasons Why You Should Care About Biodiversity Loss

Biodiversity is the variety of life and is fundamental to human existence; however, the planet is facing a loss in biodiversity. Experts highlight five things that should bother you about biodiversity loss ...
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Significant Improvement In Air Quality During Lockdown: CPCB Report
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Significant Improvement In Air Quality During Coronavirus Lockdown: Central Pollution Control Board’s Report

According to the Central Pollution Control Board, air pollution sources like vehicular emissions, local coal combustion, waste incineration and others reduced sharply from the pre-lockdown phase into lockdown phase-I and were found to rise back with relaxations in the lockdown ...
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Expert Opinion: The Right To Breathe Clean Air
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Expert Opinion: The Right To Breathe Clean Air

As leaders gather at the United Nations General Assembly to forge recovery from this pandemic, they have the opportunity and duty to simultaneously tackle the deadly pollution and work to achieve everyone's right to breathe clean air ...
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Environmentalist In Jammu Creates Vertical Gardens Using Plastic Bottles
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Environmentalist In Jammu Creates Vertical Gardens Using Plastic Bottles

With an aim to contribute to reduction in air pollution, environmentalist uses waste plastic bottles to create vertical gardens at various places ...
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COVID-19: Kurin Systems Introduce First Air Purification Mask Called Kurin Atom
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COVID-19: Kurin Systems Introduce First Air Purification Mask Called Kurin Atom

Wearing a mask-like N95 does not allow the exhaled air to escape fully and may cause breathing issues, say the inventors of an air purification mask ...
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National Green Tribunal Recommends One District In Each State Must Comply Plastic Waste Management Rules
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National Green Tribunal Recommends One District In Each State Must Comply Plastic Waste Management Rules

National Green Tribunal stated that at least one district in every state should be made a model for compliance of plastic waste management rules in the first instance and thereafter, the entire State should be made so compliant ...
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Coronavirus Pandemic Exposes Broken System Of Bio-medical Waste Management; Experts Discuss The Issue And Solutions
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Coronavirus Pandemic Exposes Broken System Of Bio-medical Waste Management; Experts Discuss The Issue And Solutions

According to a Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) report, India generates about 101 Metric Tonnes per day (MT/day) of COVID-19 related bio-medical waste ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: Indore's Annual Earnings Through Waste Processing Go Up
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Swachh Survekshan 2020: Indore’s Annual Earnings Through Waste Processing Go Up

Indore Municipal Corporation has set up an automated processing plant equipped with artificial intelligence for dry waste ...
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Drivers Who Don't Shut Their Car Windows Exposed To More Air Pollution: Study
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Drivers Who Don’t Shut Their Car Windows Exposed To More Air Pollution: Study

A global team of researchers led by Surrey's Global Centre for Clean Air Research (GCARE) investigated air pollution exposure levels for commuters in 10 different global cities including India’s Chennai ...
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