User: sumnet Topic: SUMNET
Category: Problems :: Pollution
Last updated: Dec 26 2018 22:03 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 8,132    
Thai protesters demand action as air pollution clouds Bangkok 23.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Dozens of activists held a rare protest on Thursday over air pollution in Bangkok, a day after Thai officials closed schools due to concern over the impact.
Also found in: [+]
Nearly 450 Schools In Bangkok Shut Due To Heavy Pollution 22.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Authorities in the Thai capital ordered nearly 450 schools to close on Wednesday as pollution levels reached dangerously unhealthy levels.
Also found in: [+]
Nearly 450 schools shut as pollution chokes Thai capital 22.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Authorities in the Thai capital ordered nearly 450 schools to close on Wednesday as pollution levels reached dangerously unhealthy levels.
Also found in: [+]
Artificial Lungs Put Up In Mumbai Start Turning Black Within A Week 21.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
A pair of artificial lungs, put up in Mumbai's Bandra to highlight the adverse effects of pollution, has started turning black within just a week of installation, drawing attention to the city's...
Also found in: [+]
Smog forces Bangkok schools to shut, but respite in doubt due to crop burning 21.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Thailand's capital on Tuesday ordered schools closed due to unhealthy levels of air pollution, and there were doubts whether the situation would improve in the coming months as farmers burn their sugarcane crop in the harvest season.
Also found in: [+]
Serbians don masks and take to smog-filled streets to demand cleaner air 18.1.2020 Reuters: World News
Hundreds of protesters, some wearing surgical masks and respirators, took to the streets of the Serbian capital Belgrade on Friday, demanding the government tackle severe air pollution throughout the European Union candidate country.
Also found in: [+]
The environmental cost of India’s efforts to promote ‘ease of doing business’ 16.1.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
A slew of measures has relaxed protocols to regulate pollution-causing industries.
Also found in: [+]
Australia strengthens bushfire defences as economic, environmental costs mount 7.1.2020 Reuters: Top News
Australian firefighters used a break from searing temperatures on Tuesday to strengthen containment lines around huge wildfires as the financial and environmental costs of the crisis mounted.
Also found in: [+]
"Delhi CycleWalk" To Reduce Air Pollution At Least By 20%: Amit Shah 7.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday laid the foundation stone for the ''Delhi CycleWalk'', a dedicated 200-km track for cycling and walking, claiming it will reduce pollution in the national...
Also found in: [+]
Licypriya Kangujam named among top 100 Child Prodigies across the globe 5.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Licypriya Kangujam named among top 100 Child Prodigies across the globe
Also found in: [+]
Looking back at 2019 – our favourite stories and more! 31.12.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
In a year where we published 280 stories on a variety of themes that shape life in Chennai, here is a look back at our favourite stories and a roundup of the year for Citizen Matters Chennai.
Also found in: [+]
Ships Entering Indian Waters Subjected To Environmental Laws: Green Court 20.12.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
There is lack of effective monitoring of air pollution caused by ships entering Indian Maritime Zone, the National Green Tribunal has observed and said that vessels entering Indian waters are subject...
Also found in: [+]
Bhubaneswar Civic Body Officials Asked To Cycle To Work To Curb Pollution 14.12.2019 NDTV News - Cities
Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation commissioner had sent letters to all three agencies' staff like BMC, BDA and Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) to take a ride of bicycles or to walking to come...
Also found in: [+]
Hazardous Sydney smoke turns up heat in Australia's climate politics 11.12.2019 Reuters: World News
Devastating bushfires that blanketed Australia's largest city with hazardous smoke this week have heightened public anger and raised political pressure on the government to do more to battle climate change.
Also found in: [+]
Pollution Pods At UN Climate Summit Help People Experience Delhi's Smog 11.12.2019 NDTV News - Latest
An immersive art installation at the COP25 UN climate conference in Madrid, Spain, is allowing visitors and leaders from around the world to experience the daily reality of air pollution faced by...
Also found in: [+]
The big news: Lok Sabha clears Citizenship Bill amid fierce protests, and nine other top stories 10.12.2019 Scroll.in
Other headlines: Jaganmohan Reddy said there was nothing wrong with the Telangana encounter, and the BJP won 12 out of 15 seats in the Karnataka bye-polls.
Also found in: [+]
The big news: Amit Shah claims Citizenship Bill has no political agenda, and nine other top stories 9.12.2019 Scroll.in
Other headlines: The BJP won 12 out of 15 seats in the Karnataka bye-polls, and Delhi Police baton-charged JNU students protesting against fee hike proposal.
Also found in: [+]
Amarinder Singh Speaks To NDTV's Prannoy Roy: Full Transcript 7.12.2019 NDTV News - Latest
In an exclusive interview to NDTV, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh pointed out his government's measures concerning women safety. Speaking to NDTV's Prannoy Roy, Mr Singh also said that he's...
Also found in: [+]
Delhi Air Quality "Severe", Pollution Body Asks For Stringent Measures 5.12.2019 NDTV News - India-news
As the hazardous haze returned to the National Capital Region again, a Central Pollution Control Board-led task force on Thursday asked all agencies in Delhi-NCR to remain on high alert and to take...
Also found in: [+]
Smog Returns To Choke Delhi-NCR, Air Quality At "Very Poor" 5.12.2019 NDTV News - Cities
When rains and high-velocity winds washed away hazardous smog from the national capital around 10 days ago, many believed that bad air days were over for this season. But that was not the case.
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 8,132