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    Posted On 10/01/17

    Project ‘Via Verde’ which means ‘green way’ is a citizen-led initiative that aims to fight pollution, beautify the cityscape and reduce the stress levels of motorists. Can something like this be done in Indian metropolises? In 2016, Mexico city undertook the initiative of turning its 1000 plus co...

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    Posted On 09/01/17

    Residents of the national capital have breathed "relatively better" quality air this season so far compared to last year. According to the Ministry of Earth Science's System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), this is largely due to weather conditions that have not contribu...

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    Posted On 08/01/17

    Explaining how India lost its winter requires a glance at the big canvas of long term change and the minutiae of local, regional weather variations. New Delhi: It has been a winter that didn’t feel like one — too warm for a nice, crackling fire or for those lovely knee-high boots, or to spend the...

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    Posted On 05/01/17

    IN November last year, in an event termed as the great smog of National Capital Region (NCR), air pollution spiked far beyond acceptable levels. Air pollution in India is estimated to kill 1.5 million people every year.In November last year, in an event termed as the great smog of National Capit...

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    Posted On 29/12/16

    In India, a study found that 41 Indian cities of more than a million people faced bad air quality on nearly 60% of the total days monitored. Three cities – Gwalior, Varanasi and Allahabad – didn’t even manage one good air quality day.Beijing, London, Mexico City, New Delhi and Paris are among the ci...

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    Posted On 25/12/16

    Air pollution has become a major health hazard, killing more than 6.5 million people across the world every year.According to WHO, over 1.5 million people in India lose their lives to air pollution. But indoor air pollution alone claims the lives of almost a million people in the country, the ...

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    Posted On 24/12/16

    Of the host of unpleasant news we were subjected to in 2016, Delhi's worsening air pollution was among those which worried us the most. At one point this year, the condition declined to a level where a health emergency was declared in the national capital.Respiratory problems were reported, hear...

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    Posted On 24/12/16

    The pilot experimental project “Smart Emission”, is constructing an experimental citizen-sensor-network in the city of Nijmegen, the Netherlands. A number of social, technical and governmental innovations are put together in this project, new low-cost sensors are being designed and built in the proj...

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    Posted On 22/12/16

    To mitigate air pollution and come up with scientific models to make a change in the future, the United Nations Information Centre for India and Bhutan organised a competition for school children to tap into their creativity to find a solution. The winner of the ‘Innovation Award’ was a project by C...

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    Posted On 20/12/16

    BHOPAL: International Janparishad Conference concluded here on Monday. Professor Merric Vosinsiki, from JMBVSS, said due to improper implementation of pollution-related-standards, severe health problems are continuously rising. He said India is amongst the countries which is facing side-effects of a...

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