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Jun 23, 2018
India fast-tracks clearance of industrial projects; activists worry speed may compromise quality of evaluationEnvironmental group Greenpeace says that construction sector, coal-fired power plant of India are contributors to rising levels of particulate matter in air.
Jun 11, 2018
Hold big corporations accountable for plastic waste they produce, Greenpeace tells govtDays after the government pledged to eliminate single-use plastic from the country by 2022, Greenpeace said there should be stricter implementation of laws
Mar 06, 2018
South India gasps as 13 cities report toxic air, at least 26 more record particulate levels higher than safe standardsAs the Centre plans to clean the air in 13 south Indian cities, 26 more cities spread across four south Indian states reported annual particulate pollution levels higher than the national safe standards.
Mar 01, 2018
Greenpeace warns of 'dangerously' high radiation levels in two towns near disaster-hit nuclear plant in FukushimaGreenpeace, on Thursday, said towns in Fukushima prefecture, close to the disaster-hit nuclear power plant, were exposed to excessive levels of radiation, almost 100 times greater than safe levels.
Feb 05, 2018
'Airpocalypse': Not just Delhi, 8 of every 10 Indian cities breathe toxic air; is National Clean Air Programme the answer?People in eight of every 10 Indian cities breathe toxic dust particles, air (PM10) at levels exceeding national safety limits, according to a recent report.
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.
Oct 06, 2017
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: 27,000 tickets given away to avoid 2010 Commonwealth Games 'embarasment'The Under-17 World Cup marks India's first attempt at hosting a FIFA tournament, but sales for the high-profile event have been poor, despite some seats costing less than a dollar.
Sep 21, 2017
Greenpeace activists attempt to stop a consignment of "toxic" Volkswagen diesel cars to UKGreenpeace said its volunteers had used kayaks and boats to board the ship in the Thames Estuary.
Sep 17, 2017
Sardar Sarovar Dam signals 'ruin' of 10,000 hapless farmers, says GreenpeaceGreenpeace India on Sunday condemned the inauguration of Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada river, saying it signals "ruin" and not development of 10,000 hapless and poor farmers.
Jul 21, 2017
China expected to make 25 percent more solar panels in 2017 as it faces increased demandChina's solar industry is expected to produce 25 percent more panels in 2017 than last year, supported by domestic sales and demand from the United States and emerging markets, the head of a Chinese industry association said.