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Six Of The Country’s Most Polluted Cities Are In Uttar Pradesh While Top Two In Jharkhand, Reveals Greenpeace Study

Uttar Pradesh is home to six of the top ten most polluted cities in the country
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According to the Greenpeace India study, Jharkhand’s Jharia was titled as the most polluted city in the country while Delhi, known for its hazardous air quality saw a marginal improvement this year ...
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Air Pollution: What Does The Artificial Lungs Put Up To Check Air Quality In Mumbai Reveal?

Air Pollution: What Does The Artificial Lungs Put Up To Check Air Quality In Mumbai Reveal?
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A pair of artificial lungs put up in Mumbai's Bandra area to study the impact of air pollution started to turn black within one week ...
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To Cut Its Carbon Footprint Retail Giant Amazon Plans To Ply 10,000 Electric Delivery Vehicles In India By 2025

In 2020, Amazon's electric delivery vehicles will operate in 20 Indian cities, including Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, among others and will gradually add more cities by 2025
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The commitment of plying 10,000 EVs in India is a part of Amazon’s global commitment of deploying one lakh electric vehicles in the e-tailer's delivery fleet by 2030, under the Amazon’s Climate Pledge ...
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Bihar Is Making Efforts To Control Pollution, Conserve Water, And Increase Green Cover: CM Nitish Kumar

Bihar Is Making Efforts To Control Pollution, Conserve Water, And Increase Green Cover: CM Nitish Kumar
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Stressing on Bihar's effort to combat air pollution, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar informed that the state's green cover has increased and to reduce vehicular pollution, the state is promoting the use of electric cars ...
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Install Smog Towers At Connaught Place, Anand Vihar In Three Months: Supreme Court To Central And State Government

Install Smog Towers At Connaught Place, Anand Vihar In Three Months: Supreme Court To Central And State Goernment
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A bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta directed the Delhi government to provide space of 30x30 meters for installation of experimental smog tower at Anand Vihar within seven days ...
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Delhi’s Lung Choker Stubble Put To Good Use By Bihar Women

Delhi’s Lung Choker Stubble Put To Good Use By Bihar Women
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In many villages of the West Champaran district, women make items like mats and stools from the stubble ...
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Delhi’s First Smog Tower: Delhiites Get A Giant Air Purifier To Combat Air Pollution

Delhi’s First Smog Tower: Delhiites Get A Giant Air Purifier To Combat Air Pollution
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The Supreme Court had asked the Central and the Delhi government in November 2019 to come up with a road map on installing smog towers in the national capital region (NCR) to combat air pollution ...
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While Green Cover In India Has Increased By 0.65%, Existing Forests Are Thinning: India State Of Forest Report 2019

While Green Cover In India Has Increased By 0.65%, Existing Forests Are Thinning: India State Of Forest Report 2019
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According to India State of Forest Report 2019, prepared by the Forest Survey of India (FSI), India now has a total of 21.67 per cent of its area under forest and tree cover which is still far from its target of 33 per cent ...
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Year 2019: How Bad Is The Air We Are Breathing And What Will It Take For India To Curb Air Pollution?

Year 2019: How Bad Is The Air We Are Breathing And What Will It Take For India To Curb Air Pollution?
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Air pollution, in the recent years, has become India’s most prominent problem and the number one health concern and while the governments across the country are trying to mitigate the poor air quality with Delhi deploying maximum measures in past 10 years, people are still gasping for air ...
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Oxygen Bar To Fake Rain: 10 Ways India Tried To Beat Its ‘Airpocalypse’

Oxygen Bar To Fake Rain: 10 Ways India Tried To Beat Its 'Airpocalypse'
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India is home to 15 of the 20 most polluted cities in the world, with New Delhi named as the capital with the dirtiest air, according to IQ AirVisual, a Swiss-based group that gathers air-quality data globally, and Greenpeace ...
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Delhi Cabinet Approves Electric Vehicle Policy, Which Aims To Fight Air Pollution By Promoting EVs

Delhi Cabinet Approves Electric Vehicle Policy, Which Aims To Fight Air Pollution By Promoting EVs
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With its Delhi Electric Vehicle Policy 2019, the Delhi government is targeting to have every fourth new vehicle on road to be electric by 2024 in the capital which is reeling under heavy air pollution, majorly from vehicular emissions ...
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Air Pollution May Result In Increased Risk Of Heart Disease And Stroke, Says A New Study

Air Pollution May Result In Increased Risk Of Heart Disease And Stroke, Says A New Study
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The study published in The Journal of Physiology says that around 11,000 coronary heart disease and stroke deaths in the UK every year are attributable to air pollution ...
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