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Mobile reporter: Meet Rajkot's Group 'Samju Desi' fighting against Noise Pollution

In this segment of Mobile Reporter Zee News brings to you stories that will keep you motivated throughout your day. Meet Rajkot's Group 'Samju Desi' fighting against Noise Pollution

Dec 27, 2018, 09:58 AM IST

An auto that launched a thousand horns: Campaign to end honking makes a bang

Noise up to 70-decibels has been deemed safe by World Health Organisation. But vehicular honking alone can pump up decibel levels to close to 110.

Apr 04, 2018, 11:21 AM IST

Bihar: Woman demands divorce over noise pollution, writes to Modi and Nitish

The woman, Sneha Singh, reportedly has problems with loud speakers used for religious purposes around her residence.

Mar 27, 2018, 09:59 AM IST

Cops to remove loudspeakers at religious places in UP after Allahabad HC order

The Allahabad High Court directed the state police to take down all the loudspeakers that have been installed at religious places without the requisite permission from authorities.

Jan 07, 2018, 14:32 PM IST

Noise pollution makes fish vulnerable to predators: Study

As many as 450 fish were tested in shoals of four individuals each in an aquarium.

Sep 27, 2017, 18:41 PM IST

Beware! Noise pollution can cause cardiovascular issues, say health experts

Acute noise exposure increases blood pressure by releasing the stress hormones and also increases the risk of heart rhythm abnormalities, heart attack and brain stroke.

Aug 04, 2017, 12:24 PM IST

Setting example, leading Kerala mosque decides to deliver only one 'azaan' over loudspeaker to curb noise pollution

Amid rising complaints about noise pollution, a leading mosque in the Muslim-majority Malappuram district in Kerala has decided decides to deliver only one 'azaan' over loudspeaker during the holy month of Ramzan.

Jun 15, 2017, 13:21 PM IST

Noise pollution in US is a big threat to protected wildlife areas, says study

Protected areas in the US represent about 14 per cent of the land mass.

May 07, 2017, 13:11 PM IST

How noise pollution interfere animals`survival in the wild

According to a report in the journal Science, sounds were recorded at 492 sites meant as havens for biodiversity across the country.

May 05, 2017, 01:05 AM IST

Exceeding limits: Increasing noise pollution, particulate matter in Delhi creating havoc

The report added that the values of SO2 (sulphur dioxide) are within permissible limits for all locations monitored.

Apr 10, 2017, 22:39 PM IST

Noise pollution, particulate matters exceed limit in Delhi

The levels of noise pollution and particulate matters exceed permissible limits in most locations in Delhi where nitrogen dioxide (NO2) levels too cross the permissible threshold in some locations.

Apr 10, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

Citizens not in favour of bursting crackers after 10pm, reveals survey

A majority of citizens surveyed supported a ban on crackers after 10 pm and said that the rule must be enforced by the civic bodies and the police.

Oct 29, 2016, 14:30 PM IST

How noise pollution is affecting our health

Watch this special segment and get to know, How excessive use of horn making people deaf and sick?

Jun 11, 2016, 21:29 PM IST

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Jun 11, 2016, 10:20 AM IST

DNA : How noise pollution is affecting our health?

Watch this special segment and get to know about, How loud noises turning people sick?
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Jun 11, 2016, 10:16 AM IST

How noise is secretly killing us?

The study shows that the situation is so bad in cities that ENT specialists now say a 20dB loss in hearing among urbanites is "normal".

Jun 10, 2016, 09:55 AM IST

DNA: Analysis of noise pollution in India

Sound hound slowly becoming a reason for agitation and dumbness. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Apr 27, 2016, 00:08 AM IST

For many species, noise pollution can be deadly

The disoriented damselfish were six times less likely to dart away from an attack, and more than twice as likely to wind up as some other fish`s meal, the study found.

Feb 05, 2016, 23:50 PM IST

Implement noise regulation rules & remove illegal pandals: Bombay HC

The court also asked the authorities to take action against noise pollution offenders during festivals.

Oct 12, 2015, 19:37 PM IST

Act against illegal pandals & noise pollution: HC tells govt

The Bombay High Court today asked civic bodies and government authorities in Maharashtra to take firm action against organisations which flout noise pollution rules and pull up the trusts and others that illegally put up pandals during the festivals.

Oct 09, 2015, 20:13 PM IST