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Climate Change Poses Serious Impact On Children’s Health, Says The New Lancet Report

Climate Change Poses Serious Impact On Children’s Health, Says The New Lancet Report
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As per the new Lancet report, climate change will not only increase the health risks for children, it is likely to impact the well-being of an entire generation unless immediate actions are taken ...
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On Children’s Day Schools Shut Due To Worsening Air Pollution; Social Media Reacts

On Children’s Day Shut Schools Due To Worsening Air Pollution; Social Media Reacts
Air Pollution Swasth India
People on social media did not hold back in expressing their views on the irony of schools being shut due to air pollution in Delhi and surrounding areas on Children’s Day ...
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Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti 2019: Sikhs Commemorate The 550th Birthday Of Guru Nanak Dev By Making The World Greener

Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti 2019: Sikhs Commemorate The 550th Birthday Of Guru Nanak Dev By Making The World Greener
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Gurpurab di lakh-lakh vadaiyaan! On the auspicious occasion of 550 birth anniversary of Guru Nank Dev, we appreciate the tree-plantation efforts that Sikhs have undertaken globally at a massive scale to fight the rising air pollution and contribute to a healthy and sustainable future ...
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In Delhi, 27 Deaths Per Day Caused Due To Respiratory Diseases, Aggravated By Air Pollution In 2017: Report

In Delhi, 27 Deaths Per Day Caused Due To Respiratory Diseases Aggravated By Air Pollution In 2017: Report
Air Pollution News Swasth India
A report by Mumbai based NGO Praja ‘The State of Health in Delhi’ highlights air and water pollution are posing serious health issues in the national capital region ...
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Air Pollution Affects Children’s Brain Development: UNICEF

Air Pollution Affects Children’s Brain Development: UNICEF
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According to UNICEF’s Executive Director Henrietta Fore, air pollution affects children most severely and its effects continue all their lives because they have smaller lungs, breathe twice as fast as adults and lack immunities ...
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What’s Causing Those Burning Eyes?

What's Causing Those Burning Eyes?
Air Pollution Delhi News Swasth India
According to experts, people should refrain from stepping outside to avoid air pollution and consume food rich in Vitamin A to avoid irritation in eyes ...
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal On How Delhi Battled Dengue And Air Pollution

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal On How Delhi Battled Dengue And Air Pollution
Campaign Highlights News Season 6 Highlights Swasth India
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal talks about how people of Delhi are making government’s Dengue and Air Pollution campaigns a big success ...
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Punjab Farmers To Get 28,000 Agro-Machines From The State Government To Tackle Stubble Burning

Punjab Farmers To Get 28,000 Agro-Machines From The State Government To Tackle Stubble Burning
Air Pollution News Punjab
In a bid to prevent air pollution caused by stubble burning, the agriculture department of Punjab has undertaken a task of providing advanced machinery to the farmers to tackle farm waste, by September 15 ...
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Air Pollution And Groundwater Depletion In Northwest India, Are The Two Problems Linked? A New Study Thinks So

Air Pollution And Groundwater Depletion In Northwest India, Are The Two Problems Linked? A New Study Thinks So
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The study, Trade-offs Between Groundwater Conservation and Air Pollution From Agricultural Fires in Northwest India, reveals that water-use policies require farmers to transplant rice later in the year, delaying harvests and concentrates agricultural burnings of crop residues in November resulting in increased air pollution ...
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Electric Vehicles To Become Cheaper From August 1 As GST Rates On Vehicles And Chargers Have Been Slashed

Electric Vehicles To Become Cheaper From August 1, As GST Rates On Vehicles And Chargers Have Been Slashed
Air Pollution Electric Vehicles News
The GST Council has also approved exemption from GST on hiring of electric buses by local authorities to popularise electric mobility as a means of public transport, in addition to reducing GST on electric vehicles and EV chargers ...
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There Has Been Reduction In Incidents Of Paddy Residue Burning By Farmers, Says Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar

There Has Been Reduction In Incidents Of Paddy Residue Burning By Farmers, Says Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar
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The government has accepted that the smoke from stubble burning by farmers in Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh contributes to the air pollution during winters, however also claimed that the cases of stubble burning have reduced ...
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Tree Plantation: Uttar Pradesh Government Targets To Plant 22 Crore Saplings By The End Of August

Tree Plantation: Uttar Pradesh Government Targets To Plant 22 Crore Saplings By The End Of August
Air Pollution News Uttar Pradesh
The government of Uttar Pradesh is planning to plant 22 crore saplings in August, as compared to 9 crore saplings planted last year, however, environmental activists express concerns due to the poor execution of the last plantation drive and low survival of plants ...
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