Varanasi’s horrible air quality typical of issues faced by cities of Indo-Gangetic plain
Delhi’s waste mountain is pushing up child mortality, but does anyone really care?
Char Dham highway project will only add to urban woes
Opinion: This Diwali, let’s just be selfish!
Diwali, crackers and COVID: Delhi gears up for responsible celebrations
Is your city allowed to burst firecrackers this Diwali?
Delhi’s pollution response plan key to flattening its winter COVID curve
Clean air plans ready for 102 cities, but no budget
Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Kolkata attain 95% of clean air targets during lockdown
“COVID lockdown shows air quality can improve in a matter of weeks”
Over 90 Indian cities showed minimal air pollution since they were locked down, with many recording their best AQI in months. A briefing paper that examines the impact of COVID lockdown on background pollution across cities and industrial clusters concludes that informed measures and stricter rules can enable cities to achieve their clean air goals.
When will we love our cities as much as we love Donald Trump?
Pollution in Delhi: What the people need and what parties have promised
What is making rainwater in Guwahati toxic?
Why Bengaluru must phase out diesel vehicles on war footing
One diesel SUV accounts for the emissions of about 25-65 petrol cars! And yet cities, where vehicle emissions are the biggest cause of particulate matter pollution, have not been able to shun them. Can we take the steps needed to mitigate the diesel threat or will citizens and environment continue to pay a heavy price?