Air pollution

Journal Science Advances Study on Air Pollution and COVID-19 - Sakshi Post
Nov 06, 2020
A new analysis of more than 3,000 counties in the US has found that people with long-term exposure to fine-particle pollutants may be more likely to die from COVID-19.
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Jan 24, 2020
E-nose technology is very helpful in designing more environmentally-friendly, clean technologies for energy production in various industrial processes.
The air quality in Delhi-NCR deteriorated further Thursday night - Sakshi Post
Nov 01, 2019
A public health emergency has been declared in the Delhi-NCR region and all construction activities have been banned till November 5, Supreme Court mandated panel of Environment Pollution (Prevention...
Air Pollution Could Cause Intellectual Disability: Study - Sakshi Post
Nov 22, 2018
A team of researchers has linked intellectual disabilities among children to rising air pollution, stressing that exposure outdoor may impede cognitive development
No Morning Walks For Delhiites Over Poor Air Quality - Sakshi Post
Nov 21, 2018
It was a misty morning in the national capital on Wednesday with pollution levels ‘very poor’ as the Met noted presence of smoke in the air calling it “not supportive” for walking or jogging.
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Jun 21, 2018
A United Nations report published on Wednesday said in 2016, an estimated 4.2 million people died as a result of high levels of ambient air pollution.
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May 02, 2018
People in Asia and Africa face the biggest problems, according to the study.
India and China together contribute to over half of the global deaths due to pollution - Sakshi Post
Apr 18, 2018
The burden of pollution is falling hardest on the poorest communities, with the gap between the most polluted and least polluted countries rising rapidly
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Jan 26, 2018
Exposure to air pollution among teen girls (ages 14-18) is associated with slightly increased chances of menstrual irregularity
In 2017, a task force for air pollution management in Delhi was constituted by Cabinet Secretariat  - Sakshi Post
Jan 26, 2018
The top court asked the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF) what it proposed to do on the air pollution issue for the rest of the country.
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Jan 24, 2018
Babies’ exposure to high levels of air pollution in the womb may lead to a type of DNA damage, typically associated with ageing, called telomere
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, and German Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks, attend the 2nd summit on air pollution in German cities  - Sakshi Post
Nov 28, 2017
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the federal government will provide 1 billion euros (1.2 billion dollars) to cities and towns across the country in 2018
r 61 per cent of total deaths in India were attributed to lifestyle or non-communicable diseases (N - Sakshi Post
Nov 28, 2017
Air pollution is responsible for 30 per cent of premature deaths in India while every third child in Delhi has impaired lungs
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Nov 27, 2017
Highlighting major links between environment and health, a study released here on Monday held lifestyle diseases like obesity,
Men who regularly get exposed to air pollution may be at an increased risk of having poorer quality sperm - Sakshi Post
Nov 22, 2017
Researchers from the Chinese University of Hong Kong found a strong association between PM2.5 exposure and abnormal sperm shape
The dirtiest of fossil fuels still generates 40 percent of the world’s electricity, and none of the countries that truly depend on it were on hand to take the “no coal” pledge. - Sakshi Post
Nov 17, 2017
A score of mostly wealthy nations banded together at UN climate talks to swear off coal-fired power, a key driver of global warming and air pollution.
The state of health emergency stirred the public discourse on air pollution in the country. Apart from knee-jerk measures that included Delhi government’s odd-even scheme, halting construction activities and shutting down schools - Sakshi Post
Nov 15, 2017
Delhi is a wakeup call for the world on air pollution. It clearly tells us that unless decisive actions are taken to reduce air pollution
Indoor air pollution also caused five per cent of the disease burden last year in Delhi - Sakshi Post
Nov 15, 2017
The burden due to household air pollution is highest in the Empowered Action Group states
To strengthendefensive mechanisms there are certain tips that one should follow to ward off skin diseases - Sakshi Post
Nov 14, 2017
Tips To Prevent Skin Diseases Caused By Air Pollution
Air pollution may increase the risk of bone fractures by causing loss of mineral density - Sakshi Post
Nov 10, 2017
Osteoporosis, the most common reason for a broken bone among the elderly, is a disease in which bones become brittle and weak
The green court, in its order, directed the government to “track down all the hot spots with the PM10 more than 600 and spray water from helicopters or aircraft to tackle dust pollution across the city”. - Sakshi Post
Nov 09, 2017
The green court, in its order, directed the government to “track down all the hot spots with the PM10 more than 600 and spray water from helicopters or aircraft to tackle dust pollution across the...
Actress Parineeti Chopra on Wednesday posted a photo her wearing anti-pollution mask, on Instagram. - Sakshi Post
Nov 08, 2017
Actress Parineeti Chopra on Wednesday posted a photo her wearing anti-pollution mask, on Instagram.
Delhi is suffering from “smog situations”due to combined meteorological factors and stubble burning - Sakshi Post
Nov 07, 2017
Delhi is suffering from “smog situations”due to combined meteorological factors and stubble burning
Indoor Air Pollution - Sakshi Post
Nov 04, 2017
Last week, a forum on clean cooking was arranged in New Delhi. Funded by international organisations like the UN
Air pollution may shorten survival chances in lung cancer patients - Sakshi Post
Aug 07, 2016
Lung cancer patients survival shorten by air pollution: study
Delhi police collect Rs 4 lakh from Odd-Even violators - Sakshi Post
Jan 02, 2016
Delhi police collect Rs 4 lakh from Odd-Even violators
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