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Apr 13, 2018
'Central Pollution Control Board to continue joint monitoring of Cauvery river till May-end' orders Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court on Friday asked the Central Pollution Control Board to continue with the joint monitoring of the pollution level in the Cauvery river.
Mar 22, 2018
World Water Day 2018: UNESCO report confirms trouble for India; major water crisis predicted by 2050UNESCO's report ahead of World Water Day should serve as a wake-up call for every Indian. It highlights how India is staring at a deepening water crisis.
Feb 09, 2018
SC questions AAP government, DDA over proposed amendments to Delhi Master Plan 2021The Supreme Court directed the Delhi government and Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to apprise it whether an environmental impact assessment was conducted before proposing amendments in the Delhi master plan, 2021
Jan 30, 2018
'Airpocalypse': Greenpeace report finds 47 million Indian children live in areas with poor air qualityAround 47 million children in India under five years of age reside in areas where particulate matter levels exceed the prescribed limits, says a report.
Jan 09, 2018
Sivakasi on the edge: Workers fear loss of livelihood if Supreme Court upholds plea seeking firecracker ban, threaten to intensify stirAn indefinite strike by workers of fireworks factories in Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu, which has been going on since 26 December, is set to intensify, as a fear of loss of livelihood grips the town
Jan 02, 2018
Air pollution spikes on New Year's Day in Delhi; SAFAR says dense fog and firecrackers contributed to worsened air qualityAir pollution in Delhi on Monday stood on the brink of the emergency level due to a rapid build up of particulate matter owing to foggy conditions.
Dec 22, 2017
Anti-smog guns fails CPCB's test to control pollution in Delhi, board declares machine ineffectiveDelhi government's experiment with anti-smog guns to control pollution has failed the test of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)
Dec 16, 2017
Delhi pollution: CPCB to install 49 air quality monitoring stations across capital, NCRThe National Capital Region (NCR), including Delhi, will have total 127 pollution monitoring stations by March 2018 against the present 78, CPCB officials said on Friday.
Dec 12, 2017
Five-year-old moves NGT against noise pollution by Delhi Metro, tribunal directs DMRC to follow environmental normsA five-year-old child's complaint of noise pollution due to the operation of Delhi Metro trains prompted the NGT to direct the DMRC to adhere to environmental norms
Dec 11, 2017
Delhi's air quality drops to 'very poor' due to unabated stubble burning, virtually no windsDelhi-NCR started inhaling toxins again with virtually no winds and cases of stubble burning in the national capital