Make helpline number on air pollution public: Sisodia to civic bodies
Make helpline number on air pollution public: Sisodia to civic bodies

To keep a check on air pollution, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia Friday asked three Municipal corporations and other local bodies to make their helpline number public by Monday, so that people can register complaints pertaining to burning of material in open.

Air quality improved in Beijing ahead of Olympic vote

Beijing`s air quality has improved as the vote to decide the 2022 Winter Olympics host city is less than three months away.

Air pollution may increase autism risk in kids

Exposure to air pollution in the womb and the first two years of life may be associated with an increased risk of a child developing autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), new research has found.

NGT notice to CPWD over leaf burning in MP's bungalow

BJP MP Jagdambika Pal's official gardener Monday faced the heat of the National Green Tribunal which directed him to appear before it for allegedly burning leaves at the parliamentarian's official bungalow here.

Ban on diesel vehicles in Delhi: NGT extends stay, pulls up Centre
Ban on diesel vehicles in Delhi: NGT extends stay, pulls up Centre

The National Green Tribunal Monday extended till May 25 the stay on its order banning plying of over 10-year-old diesel vehicles in Delhi-NCR.

HC seeks forest deptt info on trees it has planted in Delhi

The Delhi High Court Friday asked the city's forest department to show where it has planted trees after cutting about 53,000 of them over the past 15 years and how much it has earned by felling them.

Can vitamin E protect lungs from air pollution?

British researchers have found that vitamin E may help offset the negative effects of air pollution on our lungs.

Allergies? You may want to blame childhood pollution exposure

A per a new study, exposure to outdoor air pollution during the first year of life increases the risk of developing allergies to food, mould, pets and pests.

Zee News Conclave: One year of Modi government

Watch Sudhir Chaudhary in an interactive session with Cabinet Ministers of Modi Government as he evaluates the achievements of past one year and reveal the results of Modi Sarkar Ka DNA Test.

Discoloration of the Taj Mahal: What to blame?
Discoloration of the Taj Mahal: What to blame?

Even as measures -- some of them knee-jerk -- are being taken to stop the majestic Taj Mahal from turning yellow, the exact causes for the monument's discoloration are yet to be ascertained, a recent analysis shows.

Beijing steps up air quality control ahead of Olympics vote
Beijing steps up air quality control ahead of Olympics vote

China has scaled up air quality control in Beijing to bring down the city's pollution level significantly in a bid to win hosting rights for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.

Air pollution: Plea in NGT seeks RORO service for vehicles

 With a view to curbing air pollution in Delhi-NCR, a plea was today moved in the National Green Tribunal seeking introduction of RORO service for commercial vehicles which are more than 10 years old.

World Asthma Day: Delhi's kids worst affected, says survey

A survey conducted by the Breathe Blue and Heal Foundation shows that Delhi's children have the weakest lungs, as compared to kids from other metros.

Air pollution puts kids at allergy risk

Exposure to outdoor air pollution during the first year of life increases the risk of developing allergies to food, mould, pets and pests, says a study.

40% children have compromised lung function in Delhi: Survey

A survey conducted by the Breathe Blue and Heal Foundation, showed that 40% of children have compromised lung function in Delhi.

35 percent of school-going children in India suffer from poor lung health: Survey

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Kolkata: A survey has revealed that around 35 percent of school going children in India suffer from poor lung health.

NGT extends stay on ban on diesel vehicles in Delhi till May 18
NGT extends stay on ban on diesel vehicles in Delhi till May 18

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday extended the stay till May 18 on its order banning 10-year-old diesel vehicles from plying in Delhi-NCR.

Air pollution and poverty lower child's IQ
Air pollution and poverty lower child's IQ

Material hardship can increase the adverse affects of physical "stressors" like air pollutants as researchers have found that the toxic combination of air pollution and poverty could lower the intelligence quotient (IQ) of your kid.

Transporters' group suggests ways to reduce Delhi pollution
Transporters' group suggests ways to reduce Delhi pollution

A delegation of the Delhi Transporters Association on Wednesday met Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and suggested ways to reduce air pollution in the national capital.

NGT announces Rs 5,000 fine for open burning of leaves, garbage in Delhi
NGT announces Rs 5,000 fine for open burning of leaves, garbage in Delhi

Stepping up its effort to curb pollution, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday announced a fine of Rs 5,000 on individuals spotted burning garbage, leaves, plastic, rubber etc in open areas in parts of Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR).