Monsoon brings fresh air as Noida breathed the cleanest air of the year on Sunday. And a very big thanks to the rain the city has been receiving lately.
The national capital recorded a dip in pollution levels on Monday, as a large number of vehicles remained off the roads due to a lockdown imposed by the city government to contain the spread of the coronavirus.
.A recent study in India has found an association between exposure to air pollution and poor bone health. Osteoporosis is a disease in which the density and quality of the bone begin to decline.
Justice M S Sonak and Justice M S Jawalkar issued the interim order on Wednesday after the state's counsel argued that the mining companies were responsible for filling silt in the paddy field in Sirigao village of North Goa.
Due to low temperature and high humidity, the air quality was in the "severe" category in the morning. According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data, Delhi's AQI at 8 am was at 430.
One or two minutes inside London-based artist Michael Pinsky's pollution pods and visitors begin experiencing shortness of breath.
The Supreme Court Monday slammed the Punjab and Haryana governments for increase in stubble burning despite its order prohibiting it and said people in Delhi can't be left to die due to air pollution.
Delhi recorded a marginal improvement in the air quality on Saturday morning due to a slight increase in wind speed. The overall air quality index in the city read 340 at 9 am, down from 360 at 4 pm on Friday.