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Aug 13, 2018
Forest fires in India grew by 1.5 times in 6 years; dry spells due to increased warming may cause more incidents, say expertsExperts believe that long dry periods, especially during winter and the pre-monsoon period, caused by increased warming, is a significant factor for more forest fires.
Jul 20, 2018
Mumbai realises gravity of plastic menace during monsoon, says BMC; for ban to succeed, civic body needs to ensure people accept lawThe plastic ban undoubtedly has promise, and effective waste management, disposal and recycling can take us a step closer to bringing down pollution levels.
May 31, 2018
Delhi government's plan to install carbon cutters gathers dust; project was aimed at curbing air pollutionA pilot project initiated by the Delhi government to control air pollution has failed to make any headway three months after its inception.
Dec 12, 2017
DTC buses lost 17 lakh commuters in last four years; environment body says fleet may get defunct by 2025Warning that DTC may not have any working buses left in 2025 if no new vehicles are added to its fleet, a CSE report said that it has lost about 17 lakh daily passengers
Dec 04, 2017
Will Haryana dilute Natural Conservation Zone, forest tags for Aravallis? NCR Planning Board meeting todayThe natural conservation zone tag ensures that the Aravallis is earmarked for conservation, rather than real estate. Construction is allowed only for 0.5%. Haryana has been constantly trying to remove this cap.
Nov 24, 2017
Anil Dave, Chandra Bhushan awarded UN Environment 'ozone award' for contributions to Montreal ProtocolLate Union Environment Minister Anil Dave and CSE Deputy Director Chandra Bhushan have been conferred with awards by the United Nations Environment
Nov 19, 2017
Delhi's air quality records improvement, but increasing stubble burning in Punjab poses threatEven as the air quality in the National Capital Region, including Delhi, recorded an improvement, increased stubble burning in the western Punjab districts despite the National Green Tribunal directions continues to pose a threat.
Nov 15, 2017
Emergency plan needed to combat pollution in India: Centre for Science and EnvironmentA green body on Tuesday called for the implementation of an emergency plan to address air pollution.
Oct 24, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal govt proposes aerial sprinkling of water to douse dust pollution in DelhiDelhi government wrote to the Centre requesting it to sprinkle water from choppers or any other aircraft to settle dust, a major source of air pollution in the city
Jun 03, 2017
Delhi, NCR hit alarming levels of Ozone pollution; 77 percent of days in May exceed CPCB prescribed limitsOzone pollution has reached alarming levels in Delhi and NCR,Levels went from 19 percent to 77 percent in Feb-May period for days exceeding pollution limits