Air Pollution(Search results - 66)
India UntoldOct 20, 2023, 9:45 AM IST
Sustainable Goals for Better Future: Subhash Chandra Singh’s innovative brick-making techniques
Subhash Chandra Singh, a farmer from Fatehpur village in the Mirzapur district of Uttar Pradesh, has achieved a remarkable feat by utilizing electricity to create bricks. He conducted his experiments at IIT and BHU to show the efficacy of his models and with the support of BHU, the patent for his innovative technology was finally granted in February 2022.
IndiaNov 12, 2020, 2:26 PM IST
Amid rising air pollution, tenth grader from Kanpur designs cost-effective and efficient air purifier
A tenth grader, hailing from Kanpur, has designed an air purifier which is cost effective as well as efficient as any other good air purifier
IndiaOct 20, 2020, 7:33 PM IST
Delhi air pollution: Here’s Arvind Kejriwal’s solution to cure the ill
As Delhi struggles to live in highly polluted air and citizens literally gasp for some fresh air, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has come out with a solution to cure the ill
WorldMar 20, 2020, 6:12 PM IST
Is The Coronavirus Lockdown Healing Planet Earth?
While the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, the slowdown in human activity is having some unexpected, but positive impact on our planet. To combat the rapidly spreading virus countries have put a lockdown resulting in limited travel and industrial activity. Limiting travel has led to a reduction in vehicle emissions and cutting the amount of industrial activity has led to a drop in the number of harmful particles put in the air. Watch this video to learn more.
IndiaJan 31, 2020, 5:53 PM IST
Delhi Assembly election 2020: From drinking water to clean air, five takeaways from BJP poll manifesto
Ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari on Friday (January 31) unveiled the party's poll manifesto in the national capital. The election document was unveiled in the presence of Union minister Harsh Vardhan, Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari, party's Delhi election in-charge Prakash Javadekar, Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Goel and other leaders. Speaking to reporters, Nitin Gadkari said that the Centre would provide Rs 55,000 crore to deal with air pollution and would also provide clean drinking water facilities to the residents of Delhi.
Lifestyle NewsDec 24, 2019, 8:05 PM IST
DePress Room | Asia Pacific to face the brunt of climate change
Hello and welcome to this episode of DePress Room, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how the Asia Pacific region is facing the brunt of Climate Change. The world's most disaster-prone region felt the harsh reality of the climate crisis in 2019.
Lifestyle NewsDec 4, 2019, 7:08 PM IST
DePress Room | This is how Indian cities are choking on their own development
Hello and welcome to this episode of DePress Room, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how the metropolitan cities of India like Bangalore and Gurgaon are choking.
IndiaDec 2, 2019, 11:32 AM IST
Delhi air quality remains in 'poor' category, AQI likely to deteriorate on December 3
PM 2.5 was recorded at 206 in the "Poor" category and PM 10 at 192 in the "Moderate" category at Lodhi Road area earlier today, according to the Air Quality Index (AQI) data.
IndiaDec 1, 2019, 11:54 AM IST
Delhi air quality falls to 'poor' again after brief respite; residents locked in houses
Days after the residents of Delhi got out of the intake of toxic air, the air quality of Delhi has again plunged into "poor" category on December 1
IndiaNov 28, 2019, 9:01 AM IST
Air Quality improves in Delhi as capital receives mild showers
In what comes as a much needed relief, Delhi witnessed mild showers, thereby improving the air quality in the region. The national capital region has been reeling under harmful levels of air pollution ever since Diwali, majorly owing to stubble burning in the neighbouring states of Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh.
IndiaNov 25, 2019, 11:15 AM IST
Delhi air pollution: NCR residents breath sigh of relief as AQI drops to 218
According to SAFAR, PM 2.5 level was docked at 279 while PM 10 level was at 143 in NCR. In Noida, the PM 2.5 level was recorded at 166 and PM 10 level docked at 170, both of which falls in 'moderate' category
BollywoodNov 22, 2019, 7:21 PM IST
Here's how Emraan Hashmi plans to protect himself from Delhi's air pollution
Emraan Hashmi who is set to shoot a part of upcoming suspense thriller 'Chehre' in Delhi has flagged the issue of air pollution in the national capital
IndiaNov 22, 2019, 12:02 PM IST
Air quality dips to poor again in Delhi
Delhi woke up to a hazy morning on Friday as the air quality index (AQI) of the national capital dipped again to the ‘poor’ category
IndiaNov 19, 2019, 10:01 AM IST
Discussion on air pollution, climate change in Parliament today
The Winter session of the Parliament is ongoing and the discussion on air pollution and climate change expected to be on the floors in the Lok Sabha. The discussion assumes significance as Delhi and its adjoining regions have been battling severe pollution levels in the last few days mainly due to stubble burning by farmers in Haryana and Punjab.