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Cutting Household Fuel Use May Save 2.7 Lakh Lives Annually In India: IIT Study

Cutting Household Fuel Use May Save 2.7 Lakh Lives Annually In India: IIT Study
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A study conducted by IIT Delhi shows that air pollution in India can reach within the limits prescribed by National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) by mitigating the use of household fuels ...
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Delhi Air Pollution: EPCA Directs Industries To Stop Burning Waste In Narela, Bawana Industrial Belt

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To stop the industrial waste burning in the Narela and Bawana industrial belts in Capital Delhi, EPCA plans to enforce measures like night patrolling and levying fines in order to Delhi air pollution ...
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Air Pollution: New Delhi Half-Marathon Tries Radio Waves To Beat City’s Toxic Smog

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In order to make the air quality bearable for the participants of half-marathon, organisers used a new technique ultra-high frequency (UHF) radio waves to clear the air for the runners ...
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Air Pollution Not Confined To Delhi Alone, It Has Become A National Health Emergency: Experts

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With the Air Quality Index in Delhi nose-diving in ‘severe’ category, experts have suggested avoiding any type of physical outdoor activities stating that the pollution is not just an environmental issue but a national health issue ...
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Delhi’s Air Quality Worsens, Environment Minister Says Zero Tolerance For Garbage, Crop Residue Burning

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Delhi's Environment Minister Imran Hussain released the latest NASA image of north India, asked the people of Delhi to minimise local pollution and declared "zero tolerance" for garbage and crop residue burning ...
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Dust From Unpaved Roads, Traffic Congestion Main Local Factors Behind Air Pollution In Delhi-NCR: CPCB

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The CPCB has deployed 41 two-membered teams to monitor air pollution in the National Capital Region, the reports on the details of inspections conducted showed dust from unpaved roads, construction activities and traffic congestion as the main reasons behind the deterioration of air quality ...
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Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Nosedives Towards ‘Very Poor’ Category

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The overall Air Quality Index of Delhi was recorded at 293, just eight points below the "very poor" category, a day after CPCB implemented an emergency plan to combat air pollution ...
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National Green Tribunal Imposes Rs. 50 Crore Fine On Delhi Government For Inaction Against Stainless Steel Pickling Industries

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A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel blamed the state government for not closing the industrial units despite its specific directions ...
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Graded Response Action Plan Comes Into Force In Delhi-NCR, Air Quality Remains Poor

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The Graded Response Action Plan has come into effect for the second year, ensures stringent actions are taken based on the air quality in Delhi-NCR, which remains poor ...
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Emergency Plan To Combat Air Pollution Rolled Out In Delhi-NCR

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‘Graded Response Action Plan’ has been implemented to combat air pollution that has begun to show a trend towards very poor category ...
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Delhi Air Pollution: Emergency Plan To Kick In From Monday

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An emergency plan called Graded Response Action Plan consists of stringent actions that are implemented based on the air quality of the city to combat air pollution in the National Capital Region ...
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Air Pollution: NGT Refuses To Review Order Directing CPCB To Monitor Action Plan

Air Pollution: NGT Refuses To Review Order Directing CPCB To Monitor Action Plan
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The tribunal was hearing a plea seeking review of its order directing Central Pollution Control Board to monitor the implementation of Graded Response Action Plan to combat different levels of air pollution ...
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