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Beijing issues yellow alert after smog envelops city

Beijing issued the “yellow alert” for air pollution on Saturday for the second time this month as the Chinese capital remained blanketed by heavily-polluted haze, forcing city residents......

China on yellow alert as heavy pollution chokes several cities

China on Saturday issued a yellow alert for smog as the pollution choked most regions in the country's north with no signs of abating. This morning, PM 2.5 density -- particulate matter with size......

Beijing faces year's worst smog, issues red alert

Beijing on Friday issued its second-ever red alert for smog as a new bout of air pollution is set to hit the city of over 22 million population from Saturday, days after the Chinese capital issued......

Red alert as Beijing's air turns to 'hazardous'

Vehicles travel on a bridge amid heavy smog after Beijing issued its first ever 'red alert' for air pollution on Tuesday. Photograph: Reuters As smog-hit Beijing enforced its first-ever red alert......

5 reasons to support Kejriwal's even-odd numbered car days

Arvind Kejriwal's strategy to take the pollution bull by the horns needs to be applauded. I am sure that all the imaginary problems and grievances will be addressed before the restrictions are......

Delhi is the world's most polluted megacity!

In 2012, with one million deaths, China reported the highest toll from PM2.5 and PM10 pollution. At the time, India followed, reporting 621,138 deaths, nearly 10 per cent of the global toll......

9 ways to clean up India's polluted cities

Measures that will make Indian cities more organised and liveable need to be implemented to tackle the menace of pollution, says Govindraj Ethiraj.     Petroleum Minister Dharmendra......

Pollution: Millions die young every year!

  The ranking of the world’s most polluted cities issued by the World Health Organisation in 2014 showed that 13 of the 20 most polluted towns were in India. Latest international......

India overtakes China's air pollution levels: Greenpeace

  India’s National Air Quality Index network, with 39 operating stations, compares poorly with the 1,500 stations in China. Indian citizens had a higher exposure to average......

It's high time to revamp India's inefficient power plants

Companies need to voluntarily share data. It was India's largest power generator, NTPC, that refused public scrutiny, notes Sunita Narain. Coal is an environmentalist's bugbear. The use of coal to......

Is Beijing's air safe for athletes?

Beijing has vowed the Olympic Games will take place under blue skies, not the murky "sauna" haze that has shrouded the city recently, but even on apparently clear days pollution levels may not be......
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Health cost of air pollution in India assessed at 3 per cent of its GDP

NEW DELHI: The cost of serious health consequences from Particulate Matter pollution is estimated to be around 3 per cent of India's GDP, according... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Health-cost-of-air-pollution-in-India-assessed-at-3-per-cent-of-its-GDP/articleshow/55897170.cms
Air Pollution Linked to Impaired Blood Vessel Function

Highlights Air pollution impairs the function of blood vessels in the lungs Air pollution is more harmful to lung circulation during exercise... ...

http://www.medindia.net/news/healthwatch/air-pollution-linked-to-impaired-blood-vessel-function-166026-1.htm
Air pollution can bring an economy to its knees. Dont believe us? Heres the proof

11.9%Share by which S&P 500 returns decreased when one standard deviation was observed in PM 2.5 What connects London, Lahore, Paris and New Delhi?... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india-news/air-pollution-can-bring-an-economy-to-its-knees-don-t-believe-us-here-s-the-proof-1481275759.html
For China, climate change is no hoax - it's a business and political opportunity

If US backs out of commitments to reduce national emissions, it still benefits from other countries' efforts In mid-November, while Americans were... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/international/for-china-climate-change-is-no-hoax-it-s-a-business-and-political-opportunity-116120700964_1.html
December 5, 2016

National Supreme Court approves action plan to counter air pollution in New Delhi The Supreme Court on December 3, 2016, approved the Graded... ...

https://www.pagalguy.com/news/daily-current-affairs-for-competitive-exams-december-5-6246896605593600

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