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Air pollution kills thousands in Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata every year: Lancet study

New research reveals a terrifying truth: over 7% of daily deaths in 10 major Indian cities are attr…

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Air pollution caused 8.1 million deaths in 2021 globally, 2.1 million in India, notes HEI Report

The report mentioned that air pollution was one of the leading risk factors for death in South Asia…

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Smog towers, cloud seeding not solution to India's air pollution problem: US scientist

Improving air quality in India requires long-term effort, a senior US scientist has said and noted …

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NCRTC developing over 8,000 vehicles parking spaces at its stations

It is estimated that with the implementation of entire Delhi - Meerut corridor, the share of public…

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This $119 houseplant is bioengineered to remove harmful air pollution in your home.

Neoplants has bioengineered a houseplant that uses bacteria to remove indoor air pollution from you…

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60% people living in Delhi and Mumbai willing to relocate due to air pollution: Survey

It also recorded that nine out of 10 respondents experiencing the most common symptoms of the de…

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Air pollution: Centre orders ban on non-essential construction work in Delhi-NCR

Delhi's Air Quality Index (AQI) stood at 402 at 5 pm. At a meeting to review the air quality…

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Primary schools in Gurugram, Faridabad closed due to rising pollution

The AQI in the district has been "extremely dangerous" for last one week. It reached 412 on Mon…

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CVoter Survey: Rural Indians more worried about air pollution

Nearly 39.6 per cent rural respondents believed that air quality has 'deteriorated a lot', compa…

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Planting trees and bushes along highways can significantly cut local motor pollution levels, study finds

It is common to see plants at Indian traffic medians wilting away for lack of care, or even destroy…

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Air pollution can aggravate complications for diabetic patients: Expert

On the occasion of World Diabetes Day on Tuesday, a leading environmental activist and green techno…

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Delhi's air quality dips to 'severe' yet again

Air quality across Delhi yet again dipped to 'severe' category with the AQI hitting alarming levels…

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Delhi wakes up to dense haze as air quality turns 'severe' at multiple locations

The air quality in several parts of Delhi reeled under the 'severe' category on Friday morning with…

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Gas stoves create more nanoparticle pollution than a busy street with diesel and gas cars, study finds

The study's findings reveal that gas stove emissions can be 10 to 100 times higher in concentration…

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Bad air might indirectly be a major culprit behind suicide-related spike, Chinese study finds

More than just a straightforward impact on the residents' physical health, scientists have always w…

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Switching to plant-based diets could help clean up the air, save over 2 lakh people worldwide: study

World Health Organisation estimates showed that one-fifth of premature deaths, amounting to nearly …

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40% rise in eye related problems due to pollution, say Delhi doctors

Ophthalmologists in Delhi are observing sharp rise in number of patients suffering from eye problem…

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Delhi sees surge in number of people with eye, throat, respiratory issues

Engulfed in thick toxic smog, the air quality index (AQI) on Friday plummeted to the "severe plu…

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Exposure to coal power plant emissions may be twice as dangerous than previously thought, study finds

Coal burning creates copious amounts of sulphur dioxide, a fine particulate matter (PM2.5) that sus…

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39 out of 50 most polluted cities are in India; here are some key facts

Here are some key facts that you need to know about the most polluted cities.