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Prenatal air <strong>pollution</strong> exposure may damage children's brains: Study

Prenatal air pollution exposure may damage children's brains: Study

26 Mar 2015

Washington: Exposure to air pollution in the womb may be bad for children's brains and may contribute to slower processing speeds and behavioural problems, including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms, a small imaging study of 40 kids has said.

air pollution,   damage children's brains,   Exposure,   attention deficit hyperactivity disorder,  
Yamuna will be brought under Environment Protection Act: Government

Yamuna will be brought under Environment Protection Act: Government

23 Mar 2015

New Delhi: The government has promised to bring the Yamuna under the Environment Protection Act within two months to ensure "free flow of the river".

Yamuna river,   Environment Protection Act,   Indian government,   Ravishankar Prasad,   Yamuna pollution free,   Yamuna River Bed,  
Air <strong>pollution</strong> may cause anxiety, stroke

Air pollution may cause anxiety, stroke

25 Mar 2015

London:  Air pollution is linked to a higher risk of stroke, particularly in developing countries, finds a new study, while another study links pollution to anxiety.

Air pollution,   Anxiety,   Heat stroke,   Developing countries ,  
Activists go ahead with march for Yamuna clean-up

Activists go ahead with march for Yamuna clean-up

17 Mar 2015

Mathura: Spiritual leaders and activists who are taking part in the 'Yamuna Muktikaran Yatra' on Monday rejected Union minister Uma Bharati's plea to them to suspend the march.

Yamuna clean up,   Yamuna river pollution,   Yamuna Muktikaran Yatra,   Uma Bharati,   Yamuna river cleaning,  
 JD(U), BJP trade charges in Bihar Assembly

JD(U), BJP trade charges in Bihar Assembly

25 Mar 2015

Patna: Ruling JD(U) and Opposition BJP on Wednesday traded charges over poor upkeep of Mahatama Gandhi Setu over river Ganga considered as gateway to North Bihar from state capital which is witnessing heavy traffic flow.

JDU,   BJP,   Charges,   Bihar Assembly,   Mahatama Gandhi Setu,   River Ganga,   Traffic flow,  Nand Kishore Yadav,  
UP government to introduce online Ganga <strong>pollution</strong> check

UP government to introduce online Ganga pollution check

11 Mar 2015

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday said that an online monitoring system was being introduced to check pollution in Ganga river.

UP government,   online monitoring system,   Ganga pollution check,   UP Ganga pollution,   Ganga river,  
SUEZ to explore waste management, <strong>river</strong> cleaning projects

SUEZ to explore waste management, river cleaning projects

21 Mar 2015

New Delhi: French utility services provider  SUEZ environment is eying business in India from waste management, river cleaning and the upcoming smart city projects.

French utility services provider,   SUEZ environment,   SUEZ business in India,   waste management,   river cleaning,   smart city projects,  
Sixty percent of sewage remains untreated in Delhi

Sixty percent of sewage remains untreated in Delhi

22 Mar 2015

New Delhi: Around 2,225 million litres per day (MLD) of untreated water is either seeping into the ground or being discharged into Yamuna every day as only 40 per cent of sewage is treated in 18 treatment plants in Delhi, an RTI reply reveals.

Untreated water,   Yamuna river,   Sewage in Delhi,   RTI reply,  
Air <strong>pollution</strong> level in Delhi exceeds WHO limits: Prakash Javadekar

Air pollution level in Delhi exceeds WHO limits: Prakash Javadekar

19 Mar 2015

New Delhi: The level of air pollution in Delhi exceeds the limits prescribed by the World Health Organisation (WHO), government said in Rajya Sabha on Thursday. The air quality monitoring data for Delhi provided by Central Pollution Control Board indicates that the levels of particulate matter (PM2.5) exceed the WHO guidelines by a "factor of 7 to 12", Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said.

Prakash Javadekar,   Air pollution,   Air pollution level in Delhi,   WHO,   World Health Organisation,  
Who brought <strong>river</strong> Ganga and why? BJP MP's query leaves Lok Sabha amused

Who brought river Ganga and why? BJP MP's query leaves Lok Sabha amused

19 Mar 2015

New Delhi: A question by a BJP MP in the Lok Sabha about the origins of Ganga and the "effects" of bathing in it left many members amused today as the minister quoted a legend to say that King Bhagirath had brought it.

River Ganga,   Ganga,   Lok Sabha,   BJP MP,   King Bhagirath,   Prabhatsinh Pratapsinh Chauhan,   Sumitra Mahajan,  

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