A study conducted at six places US President Barack Obama is slated to visit has found that air pollution levels are three times more than Indian safety standards and nine times than the WHO limit.
Beijing`s fine-particulate pollutant intensity is expected to drop to the internationally recognised safe level in 16 years, environmental authorities said.
Despite efforts and "huge investments", pollution level in Ganga and Yamuna continues to increase.
Taking serious note of the matter
that the quality and quantity of river Ganga water has
declined, the Allahabad High
Court today constituted a three-member committee for
inspection of pollution level in the river.
Day in Pics: 28th January
Showbiz World - January 28, 2015
President Barack Obama's speech at Siri Fort auditorium