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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
Air Pollution Bihar News
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
Air Pollution Delhi News
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
Air Pollution News
In many villages of the West Champaran district, women make items like mats and stools from the stubble ...
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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?
2019 Special Air Pollution
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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Air Pollution: What Is Air Quality Index, How Is It Measured And Its Health Impact

Air Pollution: What Is Air Quality Index, How Is It Measured And Its Health Impact
Air Pollution Swachh Guide
Eight pollutants namely particulate matter (PM) 10, PM2.5, Ozone (O3), Sulphur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen dioxide (NO2), carbon monoxide (CO), lead (Pb) and ammonia (NH3) act as major parameters in deriving the AQI of an area ...
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Toxic Froth At Chennai’s Marina Beach, Even As Experts Voice Concern Visitors ‘Enjoy’ The View

Toxic Froth At Chennai’s Marina Beach, Even As Experts Voice Concern Visitors ‘Enjoy’ The View
News Tamil Nadu
According to experts, the thick froth on the Marina beach was a result of the Adyar River’s water getting mixed with untreated sewage, resulting in the toxic white foam-like substance at the shore ...
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People In Bhubaneswar Fight For Climate, Ask Government To Declare Climate Emergency

People In Bhubaneswar Fight For Climate, Ask Government To Declare Climate Emergency
News Odisha
People participating in the rally against climate change demanded government action over the emerging environmental concerns and urged for climate emergency to be declared ...
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Can Air Pollution Make You Blind?

Can Air Pollution Make You Blind?
Air Pollution News
According to a latest study published in the journal Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, air pollution may be contributing to glaucoma, leading global cause of irreversible blindness ...
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Fight For Clean Air: A Padma Shri Awardee’s Innovation To Make Air Purifiers Affordable To Fight Air Pollution

Fight For Clean Air: A Padma Shri Awardee’s Innovation To Make Air Purifiers Affordable To Fight Air Pollution
Air Pollution Delhi Swasth Warrior
Dr K K Aggarwal, President, Heart Care Foundation of India has a solution to battle with indoor air pollution which is potentially more dangerous than outdoor air pollution – low cost, homemade air purifier ...
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Why Are People Forced To Live In Gas Chamber? Supreme Court Slams Centre And States On Air Pollution

Why Are People Forced To Live In Gas Chamber? Supreme Court Slams Centre And States On Air Pollution
Air Pollution Delhi News
The Supreme court directed Centre and Delhi government to keep their differences aside and finalise plans within 10 days for setting up air-purifying towers in different parts of the city ...
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Clean Environment, Water And Plastic Waste Dominate Durga Puja Pandal Themes In Kolkata

Kolkata Set To Celebrate Durga Puja With A Green Twist
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Owing to the rising pollution and depleting water levels, Durga puja committees in Kolkata have come up with green themes for their marquees to raise awareness on environment conservation ...
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This Ex-Google Employee From Chennai Has Restored 93 Of India’s Water Bodies Across 14 States

This Ex-Google Employee From Chennai Has Restored 93 Of India’s Water Bodies
News Rivers Of India
When Arun Krishnamurthy saw the garbage being dumped in a nearby pond, he decided to quit his job at Google and launch an eco-movement called Environmentalist Foundation of India that has cleaned and restored at least 93 freshwater bodies across 14 Indian states ...
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