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Sprinkle Water On Roads To Contain Pollution, NGT Tells Delhi Govt

The green panel says the Centre and Delhi government are 'not bothered' about the rising air pollution and its impact on people's health

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Delhi Imposes 'Emergency' Measures To Combat Hazardous Smog

The Delhi government on Sunday put all construction projects on hold, shut down schools and advised residents of the Indian capital to stay indoors as part of an "emergency" plan to deal with dangerous levels of air pollution

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Polluted Delhi: Masks Flying Off Shelves

Some schools in Delhi and the national capital region have issued advisories for parents to ensure that their children wear masks

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RBS Earth Heroes Awards Presented

Seven individuals and institutions from the field of wildlife and conservation were chosen by an independent jury

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Delhi Air Quality To Improve From November 7

The meteorological department has predicted a significant improvement in the city's air quality in the next few days

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Delhi Resembles A 'Gas Chamber'

Smog covers the national capital; pollution level described as alarming amid unpleasant weather conditions

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Delhi's Air Pollution Reaches Dangerous Level

Pollution peaks in the national capital during Diwali as a hazardous mix of noxious gases and respirable pollutants hang very close to the surface

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Garbage Mounds In Delhi Have Grown 'Like Qutub Minar': Court

'Height of Qutub Minar is 73 metres and these mounds are more than half the size. It's an alarming situation'

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150 Nations Agree Deal In Rwanda To Cut Greenhouse Gases

Two groups of developing countries will freeze their use of the gases by either 2024 or 2028, and then gradually reduce their use

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India Sees Fast Growth In LEED Buildings

The LEED certified buildings across India include Jaypee Vasant Continental Hotels, Wockharft Hospital, IFFCO Sadan, Kempegowda International Airport and Infosys buildings.

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India Ratifies Paris Climate Change Deal

India, the world's third largest emitter of greenhouse gases, formally joined the Paris agreement on tackling climate change on Sunday, the United Nations said, taking the global pact a step closer to its enactment.

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The Cost Of Cheap Drugs? Toxic Indian Lake Is 'Superbug Hotspot'

Drugmakers in Medak, including large Indian firms Dr Reddy's Laboratories, Aurobindo Pharma Ltd and Hetero Drugs, and US giant Mylan Inc , say they comply with local environmental rules and do not discharge effluent into waterways

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Govt Approves Ratification Of Paris Climate Agreement

The pact will come into force after it is ratified by at least 55 countries that account for 55 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions

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Over 90 Per Cent Of World Breathing Polluted Air

WHO urges governments to cut the number of vehicles on the road, improve waste management and promote clean cooking fuel

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In Boost To Paris Climate Agreement, PM Narendra Modi Says Will Ratify It On October 2

The ratification by India, which follows that of the United States and China, the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitters, will help accelerate the enactment of the landmark Paris agreement on climate change forged last December

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