99 percent of world’s population now breathing polluted air, warns WHO

An astonishing 99 percent of the world’s population breathes polluted air that exceeds internationally approved limits,…

“Want to feel better in 2-3 days,” Chief Justice of India proposes 2-day lockdown to clear Delhi air

The Supreme Court on Saturday told the union government to prioritise an emergency plan over long-term…

World faces 2.7C temperature rise with current climate plan: UN report

Countries’ current climate pledges to put the world “on track for a catastrophic global temperature rise” of…

Dalits, Adivasis of a Bengal village protest against industrial expansion in inhabited area

Residents of Sishujhumra are fighting, despite the local administration’s apathy, for the factory to shut down,…

After Diwali, toxic air in Delhi

The air quality in the national capital deteriorated to the “severe” category a day after Diwali…

22 of the top 30 most polluted cities in the world are in India

While South Asian countries, along with China, are the worst affected, air pollution is a global…

12.5% of Indian deaths due to polluted air: study

More than 51 percent of the people who died because of air pollution were younger than 70 ,…