07 Mar 2014
Vrindavan: The foundation stone of a 212-meter (700-foot) high Krishna temple, reputedly the world's tallest, will be laid here on March 16th.
01 Mar 2014
Rishikesh: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday advocated creation of a zero-pollution zone in the hill state to present a model of environment conservation to the world.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: A 30-year old woman committed suicide on Monday after she jumped in front of a Delhi Metro train, an official said.
21 Feb 2014
Beijing: Chinese capital has issued a yellow alert for heavy air pollution over the next three days, with children and the elderly being advised to stay indoors.
20 Feb 2014
Agra: Civic authorities in Agra have warned that water supply in the city could be suspended because of Yamuna River’s already high pollution reaching to levels which are beyond treatment.
22 Feb 2014
Beijing: Smog continued to blanket China's north and central regions for the third day on Saturday, prompting the National Meteorological Centre (NMC) to issue a yellow alert for air pollution.
14 Feb 2014
Washington: Exposure to air pollution during pregnancy may be as harmful as second hand smoking, a new study has warned.
13 Feb 2014
Beijing: China's Cabinet has announced that 10 billion yuan (USD 1.6 billion) has been set aside this year to reward cities and regions that make significant progress in controlling air pollution, highlighting how the issue has become a priority for the leadership.
04 Feb 2014
Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has written to her Punjab counterpart Parkash Singh Badal requesting him to ensure that untreated industrial effluent and sewage is not released in Sutlej river and its tributaries.
03 Feb 2014
New Delhi: In a worrying trend noted by oncologists, lung cancer is increasing rapidly among Indian women. The foremost reason, much against popular perception, is not smoking but environmental pollution.