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BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, September 17, 2018
Air pollution causes health hazards, but a recent study says it also affects human intelligence.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, September 14, 2018
Strong performers in India included Delhi and Hyderabad, with Delhi achieving the largest employment increase in the region and Hyderabad boasting the fastest GDP per capita growth rate of 8.7 per cent.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, August 2, 2018
The Centre is preparing a fresh policy for promoting EVs that will first look at creating favourable ecosystems in nine polluted cities with a population of over four million.


BusinessToday.In
June 14, 2018
While the pollution in winters is mainly attributed to stubble burning and lack of wind, the dust storm due to high wind speeds seems to have caused severe air pollution in the national capital region (NCR) around this time of the year.


Anup Jayaram
New Delhi, June 11, 2018
While the focus on renewable energy has helped, it's time to tackle air and water pollution in a big way.


Sumant Banerji
New Delhi, June 11, 2018
India has drawn up ambitious electric mobility plans to reduce pollution and dependence on fossil fuels but the country's electric grid will need a massive overhaul? for the plan to succeed.


Prosenjit Datta
New Delhi, May 3, 2018
As India's GDP growth has accelerated over the past three decades, so has its carbon emissions and the air pollution of its cities.


BusinessToday.in
New Delhi, December 22, 2017
Unfortunately, these effects will be felt for miles around as the wind carries the pollutants to neighbouring areas.


Sumant Banerji
December 20, 2017
Even as a roadmap on electric mobility is awaited from the government, the domestic automobile industry on Wednesday came up with a white paper that states its own targets for electric vehicles in the country.


Ashok V. Desai
Delhi, November 13, 2017
Smaller cities and radial roads could bring people closer.


Vidya. S
New Delhi, October 9, 2017
Cleartrip's hotel bookings for Diwali have gone up by 74 per cent.


Chanchal Pal Chauhan
August 12, 2016
India is one of the fastest growing markets for purifiers largely because of deteriorating air quality as major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Pune have high pollution levels and are ranked among the most polluted cities in the world.


PTI
New Delhi, May 18, 2016
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said the WHO report had not factored in various key pollutants like sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and benzene while analysing the air quality and wondered why western countries focus more on India and some other countries and not themselves.


Reuters
May 12, 2016
New Delhi was the WHO survey's ninth worst city, measured by the amount of particulate matter under 2.5 micrograms found in every cubic metre of air, with an annual average PM2.5 measurement of 122.


ANI
New Delhi, March 21, 2016
A 2015 WHO report had revealed that 13 of the 20 most polluted cities in the world are in India. Particulate matter (or small airborne particles) is among the most detrimental of these pollutants. Studies link it with increased rates of chronic bronchitis, lung cancer and heart disease.


By Chanchal Pal Chauhan
Delhi, February 10, 2016
All major automakers, from global giants to Indian poster boys, showcased a host of trendy yet environment-friendly options for the Indian roads at the biennial event.


Aditya Kalra
New Delhi, January 28, 2016
Thirteen of them are in the WHO's list of the 20 most polluted cities in the world, topped by the capital New Delhi. \"This game-changing mission marks the end of a business-as-usual approach,\" Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu said.


Sumant Banerji
December 15, 2015
A study done by Greenpeace India based on national air quality index of 17 cities in the country has revealed that as many as 15 cities showed levels of air pollution far in excess of the prescribed Indian standards.


PTI
New Delhi, December 7, 2015
GAIL Chairman and Managing Director BC Tripathi said besides Badarpur power plant in Delhi, the nearby Dadri station too needs to be shut.


Sanjiv Kataria
March 12, 2015
Isn't it time that India took a look at making its existing cities habitable - ones that offer a green, clean and safe living environment to its inhabitants?


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