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Trees saving more than 850 human lives per year in US

Trees saving more than 850 human lives per year in US

28 Jul 2014

Washington: Trees are saving more than 850 human lives a year and preventing 670,000 incidences of acute respiratory symptoms in the US, a new study has found.

US,   trees,   air pollution,   researchers,   US Forest Service's Northern Research Station,   Dave Nowak,   Davy Institute,  
Taj Mahal: A victim of man and nature

Taj Mahal: A victim of man and nature

05 Jun 2014

Agra: India's tourism icon and a symbol of earthly love, the 17th century white marble mausoleum, the Taj Mahal, is a victim of both nature and man. If the monument looks sick and pale to visitors, the reason is the dry and heavily polluted Yamuna that once formed an integral part of the Taj Mahal complex.

Taj Mahal,   world environment day,   Yamuna,   pollution in Agra,   effects of pollution on Taj Mahal,   yellowing of Taj Mahal’s marbels ,  
Action plan for Ganga, <strong>Yamuna</strong> clean-up by end of this year: Govt

Action plan for Ganga, Yamuna clean-up by end of this year: Govt

21 Jul 2014

New Delhi: An action plan for the clean-up of the Ganga and Yamuna rivers may be formulated by the end of this year after consultation with stakeholders; the government informed Rajya Sabha on Monday.

Action plan for Ganga,   Ganga-Yamuna clean-up,   Rajya Sabha,   Santosh Kumar Gangwar,   National Ganga River Basin Authority,  
All rivers are as divine as Ganga, says Uma Bharti

All rivers are as divine as Ganga, says Uma Bharti

21 Jul 2014

New Delhi: All rivers are divine and the government will not neglect any of them in its zeal to rejuvenate Ganga, Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti said in the Lok Sabha on Monday.

Ganga,   Minister for Water Resources,   Uma Bharti,   Lok Sabha,   Yamuna,  
Smart-phone sensor to map <strong>pollution</strong>

Smart-phone sensor to map pollution

14 Jul 2014

Berlin: A new sensor to measure particulate matter in the air is being developed. German scientists are developing a sensor that can be attached to a smart-phone and measures fine dust levels in the air.

Smartphone sensor,   pollution,   sensor,   dust measurement,   smartphone,  
ONGC begins cement plugging operation at Bombay high rig

ONGC begins cement plugging operation at Bombay high rig

21 Jul 2014

Mumbai: The process of "cement plugging" the leak of high pressure inflammable gas began, a day after it was reported at an oil rig of state-owned ONGC at Bombay High off the Mumbai coast, even as inclement weather was hampering the operation.

Bombay high rig,   ONGC,   Bombay High off,   Sagar Uday,   water pollution,  
Govt rejects study report on <strong>pollution</strong> level in India

Govt rejects study report on pollution level in India

09 Jul 2014

New Delhi: The government on Wednesday rejected the studies of WHO and Yale University which talked about India and its cities being among the most polluted, asserting that the parameters for determining air pollution were not considered by them.

Government,   pollution,   WHO,   Yale University,   pollution level in India,   stud report,  
Government rejects study report on <strong>pollution</strong> level in India

Government rejects study report on pollution level in India

09 Jul 2014

New Delhi: The government on Wednesday rejected studies of WHO and Yale University which talked about India and its cities being among the most polluted, asserting that the parameters for determining air pollution were not considered by them.

Pollution in India,   study report on pollution,   Prakash Javadekar,   pollution study,   govt rejects report,  
High-level committee to assess <strong>pollution</strong> in Goa beaches: Javadekar

High-level committee to assess pollution in Goa beaches: Javadekar

08 Jul 2014

New Delhi: Asserting that Narendra Modi-led government was committed to ‘development without destruction’, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday said a high-level panel would assess reasons behind pollution in Goa coasts and formulate a redressal plan.

Goa beaches,   Narendra Modi-led government,   Prakash Javadekar,   Shantaram Naik,   Goa State Pollution Control Board,  
NASA to launch satellite to track carbon <strong>pollution</strong>

NASA to launch satellite to track carbon pollution

01 Jul 2014

Washington: US space agency will launch a satellite on Tuesday that tracks atmospheric carbon dioxide, a leading greenhouse gas which contributes to global warming.

NASA,   satellite,   carbon pollution,   space agency,   greenhouse gas,   global warming,  

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