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NGT rejects petition challenging implementation of odd-even scheme in Delhi in November 18.9.2019 Scroll.in
A bench headed by the tribunal’s chairperson asked the petitioner under which law his plea was maintainable, and dismissed it as withdrawn.
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Black Carbon Found In Placentas Of Women Exposed To Air Pollution: Study 18.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Black carbon particles typically emitted by vehicle exhaust and coal-fired power plants have been detected on the foetus-facing side of placentas, researchers said Tuesday.
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IIT Kharagpur Students Develop New Electric Vehicle, Trial Run A Success 17.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
In a bid to reduce vehicular pollution, a team of 50 students from IIT Kharagpur has developed an electric vehicle. The new green vehicle 'DESHLA', designed and built by the team, is set to pose a...
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Petition In Green Court Challenging Delhi Governments Odd-Even Scheme 16.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
A petition was filed in the National Green Tribunal on Monday challenging the AAP government's decision to re-launch from November 4-15 the odd-even road rationing scheme, which has been implemented...
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Arvind Kejriwal Urges Harsh Vardhan To Join Delhi's Anti-Dengue Campaign 16.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Days after he hit out at the Aam Aadmi Party government over regularisation of unauthorised colonies, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan was on Monday invited by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to...
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Odd-Even Scheme Necessary To Counter Stubble Burning In Delhi: Atishi 14.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Atishi today said that it is imperative to implement the odd-even scheme in Delhi to counter stubble burning during the winter season.
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BJP's Manoj Tiwari Asks Arvind Kejriwal To Reconsider Odd-Even Scheme 14.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Manoj Tiwari has written to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal urging him to reconsider the move to implement the odd-even scheme again as it would cause...
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Where and how can you ride a ‘smart bike’ in Chennai? 14.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Since its launch in February this year, Chennai's smart bike fleet has grown to 370 and sees, on average, 252 rides per day across all locations. A look at the details of the system and its overall performance so far
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No Need For Odd-Even Scheme In Delhi, AAP Free To Decide: Nitin Gadkari 14.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday said there is no need for the odd-even scheme in New Delhi due to the steps taken by the centre to combat pollution but maintained that the Delhi government can...
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Hybrid Cars To Be Exempted From Delhi's Odd-Even Scheme On Air Pollution 13.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
If you are driving hybrid variant of cars such as Suzuki Ciaz, Honda Accord or Toyota Camry, you do not need to fret over the Delhi government's plan to implement odd-even rule to curb air pollution...
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BJP Slams Arvind Kejriwal's Odd-Even Scheme, Calls It "Election Stunt" 13.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is "harassing" Delhiites by deciding to implement odd-even scheme besides trying to seek credit for declining air pollution in the city which has resulted due to efforts...
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Odd-Even Car Scheme In Delhi From November 4 To 15: Arvind Kejriwal 13.9.2019 NDTV News - India-news
The next edition of the odd-even road rationing plan in Delhi will be from November 4 to 15, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced this afternoon.
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UK government announces 500 million sterling green investments 10.9.2019 Reuters: Money News
The British government said on Tuesday it will invest more than 500 million pounds ($616 million) in green technologies.
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Chennai to see 100 women-driven electric autos soon: Yasmeen Jawahar, CEO, Makkal Auto 4.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Makkal Auto in Chennai has positioned itself as one of the pioneers in the movement towards electric mobility in the city. We spoke to CEO, Yasmeen Jawahar, to know more about their newly launched electric autos and future plans for the same.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Air purifiers to be installed at traffic junctions | No funds for Indira canteens | BU campus to be geo-tagged…and more 31.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Around 500 air purifiers will be installed at traffic-heavy junctions in Bengaluru, in an attempt to reduce vehicular pollution. In other news, BBMP engineers may be held accountable for potholes, and the funding for Indira canteens may dry up. Read more in our weekly news roundup
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A social venture is putting more e-rickshaws on UP and Bihar roads, cutting emissions drastically 26.8.2019 Scroll.in
A 30% conversion from conventional rickshaws to electric ones by 2030 would result in a 7% reduction in carbon dioxide emissions.
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Clean Air Summit discusses health impacts of air pollution 24.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Air pollution can contribute to premature death from cardiovascular and other diseases. But how these health impacts can be communicated effectively to the public, and how pollution can be studied better, were among the topics discussed at the Clean Air Summit
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When it comes to renewable energy, India isn’t putting its money where its commitments are 21.8.2019 Scroll.in
The government’s 2019-’20 budget allocated 63% less funds to alternative fuels as compared to coal-based power.
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Indonesia's capital curbs private cars in bid to cut choking pollution 7.8.2019 Reuters: World News
Indonesia's capital announced new curbs on private cars on Wednesday as it moves to rein in Jakarta's choking air pollution, but experts warned the measures were unlikely to stamp out the problem.
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Experts for comprehensive study of city’s air quality 2.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Experts for comprehensive study of city’s air quality
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