Latest News on Noise Pollution
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Apr 07, 2019
World Health Day 2019: Biggest threat to oceans, wildlife today is noise pollutionSound is an important tool that many marine organisms use to communicate, navigate, mate & find food.
Nov 08, 2018
Rajasthan records 'poor' air quality post-Diwali; residents flout SC verdict on firecrackers, say 'can't compromise on celebration'A senior Rajasthan official said the police received no clear-cut directions from the Supreme Court or the state government to take action against those bursting crackers beyond permissible limit.
Jun 26, 2018
NASA's noise reduction technology reduces aircraft noise by more than 70 percentNASA applied two concepts, including a series of chevrons placed near the front of the cavity.
Jan 07, 2018
Uttar Pradesh issues directives on use of loudspeakers after flak from Allahabad High CourtAfter receiving flak from the Allahabad High Court over noise pollution in Uttar Pradesh, the government on Sunday issued detailed directives on the use of permanently installed loudspeakers at public places in the state.
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 04, 2017
Bombay High Court orders two-member judicial panel to hear metro railway noise pollution caseThe Bombay High Court on Monday directed that the matters pertaining to noise pollution, caused by the construction of the Metro III project, would be heard by a two-member judicial committee.
Oct 26, 2017
Simply banning sale of firecrackers not a solution to Delhi's toxic air problem, finds studyIt seems the Supreme Court's efforts to ensure a clean Diwali in Delhi, with a ban put in place on the sale of firecrackers, were all in vain.
Oct 18, 2017
Celebrate Diwali this year with sensitivity towards animals, appeals NGOThe festival of lights calls for celebrations and merrymaking. Light diyas, burst crackers or party with family and friends, but do spare a thought for the animals and the birds that are as much a part of this society as we are.
Oct 15, 2017
Supreme Court's decision banning sale of fire crackers a knee-jerk reaction to a serious problemHow will one day's crackers change pollution levels? And why limit such genius solutions to just the capital when it is demonstrably true that the issue of air pollution and pollution in general is one that affects all of India?
Oct 12, 2017
Madhya Pradesh bans sale and use of high-decibel firecrackers this DiwaliEven as Madhya Pradesh home minister Bhupendra Singh has invited Delhiites to celebrate "Diwali with crackers" in the state, the state government on Thursday banned manufacturing, sale and use of crackers which generate high-decibel sound with immediate effect.