Obama visit: Pollution level 'hazardous' in Delhi

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 will take 16 years to attain safe air quality

Beijing`s fine-particulate pollutant intensity is expected to drop to the internationally recognised safe level in 16 years, environmental authorities said.

`Despite investments, pollution in Ganga, Yamuna up`

Despite efforts and "huge investments", pollution level in Ganga and Yamuna continues to increase.

Alld HC forms panel for inspecting pollution level in Ganga

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.