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Cycling more than just a hobby in times of Corona

Publish on June 03, 2020     Source: Times of India


NEW DELHI: Coronavirus has forced us to rethink, fall back upon on of the earliest modes of transport - bicycle. Today, on account of World Bicycle Day, let us have a look at why it can be our saviour in the days to come.

As the world goes through a difficult time, people are taki

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Tangible changes schools can make to reduce air pollution

Publish on June 03, 2020     Source: Air Quality News


The University of Surrey has published a new guidance booklet outlining tangible steps that schools can take to improve air quality in and around their premises.

Children who are exposed to air pollution are more likely to suffer from short and long-term health conditions, such as

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COVID-19 Crisis: Beginning of clean air and the end of oil age in India

Publish on June 02, 2020     Source: Financial Express


The most significant contributor to air pollution in India are vehicles running on petrol or diesel. Urban Emissions found PM 2.5 levels in Delhi during lockdown at 20 micrograms per cubic meter with a 20-day average of 35.

India is under lockdown since 25 March – over 60 days now

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Dust control rules soon to improve air quality: Javadekar

Publish on June 01, 2020     Source: Daiji World


New Delhi, June 1 (IANS): Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday said that his ministry was coming up with the rules for implementation of construction and demolition waste control so as to control dust, a major source of pollution in cities.

The Minister opined th

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Delhi breathes easy as air quality improves to ‘satisfactory’ category; overall AQI reaches 63

Publish on May 31, 2020     Source: Times Now


New Delhi: The quality of air in the national capital improved to the ‘satisfactory’ category with the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) clocking at 63 at 6 am on Sunday, according to the Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR). The concentrations of maj

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