Indian scientists have developed a new sustainable and affordable solution for converting keratin waste to fertilisers and animal feeds
On Thursday, Delhi’s air quality index dropped to its worst level since December 2019.
Air quality likely to dip on Wednesday and Thursday, monitoring agency warns.
The 26-day 'Red Light On, Gaadi Off' campaign in Delhi began from the ITO traffic signal; ministers urge citizens to act responsibly and stop burning fuel at traffic signals.
Locals rattled as lack of facilities, irresponsible tourists lead to littering, open defecation, and even eve teasing and theft
The air quality in Delhi improved marginally on Monday but remained in the "poor" category for the second consecutive day.
The pollution levels in the National Capital Region have hit the uppermost limits of instruments that measure these levels. The situation in other cities and towns in the IGP may, in fact, be worst than Delhi.
Delhi-NCR gasped for breath today as the noxious smog pushed pollution levels in the region towards the 'emergency' zone for the third time in the last 15 days.
Perhaps it is time to state the increasingly obvious: threats to the environment and public health are a matter of internal security. We need to look beyond.
To tackle air pollution, the centre and states will have to work jointly and quickly. Human lungs don’t understand nuances of federalism and partisan politics.
Doctors have advised people to wear face masks and avoiding early morning and late evening walks.
US president Donald Trump claimed that while the USA had 'some of the cleanest air', it was other countries, like India and China, that were not doing enough to tackle pollution.
Earlier this year, global reports on air pollution revealed that over 1.2 million people died in India due to air pollution in 2017.
The sand produced from recycled bottles is not just beneficial for the environment but is also useful for the construction industry.
The Yangtze giant softshell turtle is the largest freshwater turtle in the world, growing to 100 cm (39 inches) long, and weighing up to 100kg (220 pounds).
Haaziq has been working with different people, organisations and forums to create public awareness for highlighting the hazards of ocean plastic pollution and measures to prevent it.
The Delhi Pollution Control Committee said the ban comes into force from Monday itself and it is sending letters to industries and construction authorities to immediately halt the activities.
Authorities said rains in some parts of the national capital have made the air heavier and increased pollution.
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