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Air Pollution: How Can Living In Apartment Buildings And Lack Of Clean Air Increase Chances Of Hypertension?

Air Pollution: How Can Living In Apartment Buildings And Lack Of Clean Air Increase Chances Of Hypertension?
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According to a study published in the Journal of Public Health, exposure to high air pollution levels and large residential distance situated away from green spaces can cause diseases like diabetes, hypertension, and metabolism disorders ...
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Air Pollution Increases Hypertension Risks In Women, Warn Researchers

Air Pollution Increases Hypertension Risks In Women, Warn Researchers
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As per the study published in the journal Epidemiology, based on the blood pressure measurements, almost half of the participants exhibited hypertension due to long-term exposure to air pollution ...
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United Nations Asks Business Leaders To Set Tougher Emissions Reduction Targets To Fight Climate Change

United Nations Asks Business Leaders To Set Tougher Emissions Reduction Targets To Fight Climate Change
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Raising concerns over the deteriorating environment and climate change, United Nations Global Compact has urged businesses to take bolder actions to reduce their carbon footprints and meet the targets set in Paris Agreement of 2015 ...
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Government Making Earnest Efforts For Conservation Of Forest, Wildlife And Environment: President Kovind

Government Making Earnest Efforts For Conservation Of Forest, Wildlife And Environment: President Kovind
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While addressing the Parliament, President Ram Nath Kovind lauded the efforts of the government for deploying solar energy and increasing the green cover ...
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An Air Conditioner That Can Also Purify Air, Developed By IIT-Delhi Alumni

An Air Conditioner That Can Also Purify Air, Developed By IIT-Delhi Alumni
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Nanoclean AC Filter that converts an air conditioner (AC) into an air purifier can help reduce indoor air pollution ...
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Union Minister Prakash Javadekar Roots For Bharat Stage VI Emission Norms To Reduce Air Pollution In The Country

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar Roots For Bharat Stage VI Emission Norms To Reduce Air Pollution In The Country
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The Bharat Stage VI (or BS-VI) emission norms would come into force from April 1, 2020 across the country which will reduce the level of toxic gases like sulphur, nitrogen oxide, and carbon monoxide from the vehicle exhaust ...
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Breathless In India: A Photo Exhibition That Calls For Accepting Air Pollution As National Public Health Emergency

Breathless In India: A Photo Exhibition That Calls For Accepting Air Pollution A National Public Health Emergency
Air Pollution Delhi News
‘Breathless In India’ is a photo exhibition which aimed to tell stories about people fighting high levels of pollution and attempted to show that pollution is an all-pervasive and no longer a regional problem ...
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World Environment Day: Experts Demand For Right Execution Of Anti-Pollution Steps

World Environment Day: Experts Demand For Right Execution Of Anti-Pollution Steps
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As per experts, lack of effective implementation of pollution control measures and the dearth of public awareness are major challenges facing the fight against pollution ...
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‘India Can Replicate China’s Plan To Tackle Pollution’, Says A Report By A Chinese Policy And Advocacy Group

'India Can Replicate China's Plan To Tackle Pollution', Says A Report By A Chinese Policy And Advocacy Group
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Chinese environmental think tank Bluetech Clean Air Alliance released a report, ‘Gaining a rapid win against air pollution: How India can make use of China's experience’, to highlight how China's experience can be relevant for India to tackle high pollution levels ...
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Plastic Waste: Trash Found Littering Ocean Floor In Deepest-Ever Sub Dive

Prior to Mr. Cameron’s dive, the first-ever expedition to Challenger Deep was made by the U.S. Navy in 1960, reaching a depth of 10,912 meters
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Victor Vescovo, a retired naval officer said he made the unsettling discovery as he descended nearly 6.8 miles to a point in the Pacific Ocean's Mariana Trench to find plastic waste ...
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Yamuna Pollution: Glucose, Milk Poured Into Yamuna To Stress Crisis In Agra

As a token of gesture, they offered boxes of glucose and milk to “Yamuna Maiyya” (mother Yamuna) on the occasion of Mothers’ Day
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On the occasion of Mother’s Day, several members of the River Connect Campaign gathered around the Yamuna to express their concern over the almost ‘dead’ river ...
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As Air Pollution Becomes An Agenda In Elections 2019, Here’s All You Need To Know About The Crisis In India

As Air Pollution Becomes An Agenda In Elections 2019, Here’s All You Need To Know About The Crisis In India
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Air pollution, in recent years, has become India’s most prominent problem and the number one health concern and even though the government did employ measures to mitigate pollution in the past, people in many parts of the country are still gasping for air ...
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