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Nov 05, 2018
App to measures pollution levels created by Indian students wins global awardAir Cognizer is a portable app that analyses air quality of the surroundings in real-time.
Dec 30, 2017
Delhi's air quality dips to 'severe' category as volume of pollutants spike due to falling wind speed, moistureAir quality in the National Capital Region (NCR) worsened to "severe" on Saturday with a drop in wind speed and lowering of effluents' mixing height
Dec 25, 2017
Delhi's air quality in 'very poor' category as volume of pollutants spike due to falling wind speed, moistureDelhi had a grey Christmas on Monday under a thick cover of haze which brought down visibility even as volume of pollutants spiked, keeping air quality in the 'very poor' category.
Dec 20, 2017
AAP govt tries anti-smog gun in Delhi's Anand Vihar as air quality reaches "severe" level of pollutionAmid the latest instance of fog engulfing the national capital, the Arvind Kejriwal government on Wednesday began the trial of the Anti-Smog Gun to fight the perrenial problem affecting Delhi.
Nov 24, 2017
Vijay Goel launches campaign against air pollution in Delhi, accuses AAP of failure to fight menaceUnion minister Vijay Goel on Friday launched a campaign against air pollution in the national capital and accused the AAP government of failing to fight the menace.
Oct 18, 2017
What is in a firecracker? Chemical composition of Diwali fireworks is a recipe for human illness on a mass scaleAhead of Diwali, New Delhi and the National Capital Region started the implementation of a Graded Response Action Plan which will include strict measures to curb air pollution.
May 12, 2016
Delhi, Allahabad and Raipur among most polluted cities in the world, says WHO reportAround 98 percent of cities in low- and middle-income countries with more than 100,000 inhabitants have air pollution levels that exceed WHO guidelines, with the South East Asia region registering an increase of over five percent increase in dirty air over the five years, a new UN study revealed
Dec 31, 2015
Tata Motors' Dharwad Plant wins National Energy Conservation Award 2015The plant is claimed to have achieved a 12 per cent reduction in energy consumption
Jan 16, 2015
Modiji humaari Ganga maili: Govt's plan to clean river seems like a pipe dreamWill Modi save the river, or, it will disappear like the other sacred river—Saraswati? We will know in 2018.
Aug 11, 2014
Coming soon: Smart sensors to sniff out cancer-causing pollutantsPollution control and remediation is all set to get smart in India, thanks to 'smart polymers' or new-age sensors that can sniff out cancer-causing substances.