‘You want to ban industries in Pakistan’: Supreme Court to UP counsel on air pollution

New Delhi, December 3 Amid severe air pollution in Delhi, the Supreme Court has often witnessed either Centre blaming the Delhi government for not doing enough to curb pollution and…

No relief from air pollution in Delhi-NCR likely till Sunday as air quality is in ‘very poor’ category

New Delhi, November 17 Delhi-NCR recorded its air quality in the very poor category on Wednesday morning and no major improvement is likely until Sunday, authorities said. The minimum temperature…

Air Pollution: Haryana shuts schools in four districts, till November 17

Chandigarh, November 14 Keeping in view the rising levels of air pollution in the National Capital Region (NCR), the Haryana government has ordered closure of schools in the districts of…

SC suggests Centre to declare two-day lockdown in Delhi to tackle pollution

New Delhi, November 13 The Supreme Court on Saturday suggested the Centre for a two days lockdown to tackle air pollution in the national capital. A Bench of Chief Justice…

Air pollution could cut life expectancy by 9 years in India: Study

 New Delhi, September 1 India’s air pollution levels have expanded geographically over time and increased so much in Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh that an average person is now losing an…

Booklet on ‘Air pollution & Covid 19 mitigation strategies’ released

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 12 A public awareness booklet on ‘Air Pollution & COVID19 Mitigation Strategies’ was released by R.P. Gupta, Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate…