Beijing, Feb 27
Millions of people breathed easy today in the Chinese capital after a strong cold front swept away heavily polluted smog that had covered a vast part of the country and was described as an environ...
Bangalore, Feb 21
Cycle Day, a monthly initiative to popularise non-motorised transport in Bangalore, will be held on February 23.
The venue for the event is 10th main, Jayanagar 5th Block, near Chand...
Chennai, Jan. 20
Sesa Sterlite, which plans to double the output at its copper smelting unit in Tuticorin, will attract investments from companies that will utilise its by-products. Addressing a grou...
November 20, 2013
Studies in Gujarat show that independent pollution audits, not paid for by the polluter, can make a difference.
Geneva, March 25
Air pollution by sources ranging from cooking fires to auto fumes contributed to an estimated seven million deaths worldwide in 2012, the UN health agency said today.“Air pollution, and we’...
Beijing, Feb 23
China has limited vehicles on road and suspended factory production, taking emergency response measures to control worsening air pollution. The National Meteorological Centre (NMC) today is...
January 26, 2014
The Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks how well countries perform on high-priority environmental issues in two broad policy areas: protection of human health from environmental harm and p...
Chennai, Nov. 29
The National Green Tribunal has ordered that power supply be restored immediately to Chemplast Sanmar’s industrial alcohol unit.
The Tribunal passed the interim order toda...
November 4, 2013
In the long run, India must promote public transport. For now, enforce stricter emission standards.