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Nov 28, 2018
Artificial rain to cut pollution in Delhi unlikely due to unfavourable weatherA second issue with the pollution control measure is getting clearance for a cloud seeding aircraft.
Nov 03, 2018
Delhi pollution: Environment ministry launches trial run of five air-filtering buses; forms 52 teams to check environment-related offencesDesigned by Faridabad-based Manav Rachna Innovation and Incubation Centre (MRIIC), the project proposes to ply 30 more such buses in Delhi. The buses flagged off on Thursday are meant to carry school children.
Oct 27, 2018
CPCB asks people to avoid jogging, running outdoors between 1-10 November to tackle deteriorating air quality in DelhiAn expert panel, constituted under the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP), headed by the Member Secretary of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), has recommended stringent measures, including minimisation of private vehicles and shutdown of coal and biomass industries, between 1 and 10 November, citing a dip in air quality.
Feb 14, 2018
After Cape Town, Bengaluru set to face major water crisis: Atrocious state of Bellandur Lake a result of apathy by authoritiesIn the 1970s, Bengaluru boast of about 285 lakes; today there are just a little over 190, most of which are polluted with raw sewage.
Nov 10, 2017
Delhi air pollution updates: NGT blocks Arvind Kejriwal's odd-even plan, to hear govt stance on policy tomorrow at 11 amDelhi remained in the throes of a pollution emergency for the third day on Thursday, prompting the city government to declare a return of the odd-even scheme from 13 November
Aug 12, 2016
SC lifts diesel ban in Delhi-NCR but imposes 1% environment compensationIn July, the National Green Tribunal had banned diesel vehicles which have been registered more than 10 years ago in the National Capital Region.
Jan 07, 2016
Delhi odd-even: HC asks Kejriwal govt why one week is not enough for testing formulaThe High Court of Delhi asked the Aam Aadmi Party government on Wednesday about why the scheme could not be reduced to just a week since it was inconveniencing the public at large. The High Court also sought data with regard to the level of pollution recorded between 1 January and 17 January.
Jan 04, 2016
Odd-Even scheme: Public transport faces the real test on a working dayCrowded buses and metros marked the first few hours of the implementation of the 'odd-even' scheme today, while roads had cars with largely even-number registration plates and an augmented number of traffic police men and volunteers.
Feb 16, 2015
Govt in process of changing regulations to control pollution, says JavadekarEnvironment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday said the government was in the process of making necessary changes in rules and regulations to control pollution.
Jun 05, 2012
Indian steel majors score low on energy report cardThe country's profitable steel companies are lagging far behind their global peers when it comes to energy compliance. These companies consume 50 percent more energy and using three times more water than their global peers.