All posts tagged "Pollution"

  • Little India Desk | May 22, 2018

    U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Indian Villagers’ Appeal Against Gujarat Power Plant

    U.S. Supreme Court to take up Gujarat villagers' appeal against Tata Mundra Power Plant funded by Washington-based financial...

  • Little India Desk | March 18, 2018

    Indian Firms Contest Study Claiming Bottled Water Contains Plastic Particles

    Companies in India say they follow stringent quality control after study claims that 90 per cent of bottled water...

  • Little India Desk | January 24, 2018

    India Among Worst Nations In Curbing Pollution

    India ranks 177 in a list of 180 countries on Environmental Performance Index.

  • Little India Desk | December 24, 2017

    Ahead of ASEAN-India Summit, Govt Plans Measures to Battle Air Pollution in Delhi

    Central Pollution Control Board plans several measures to counter Delhi’s air pollution ahead of ASEAN summit in January....

  • Little India Desk | December 17, 2017

    UK Highly Polluted, Says Goa Chief Minister

    Britain is the most polluted country in Europe and the town of Swindon, which has a large number...

  • Little India Desk | December 11, 2017

    Air Purifier Created by Indian American Listed in Top 25 Inventions of 2017

    Yogi Goswami's air purifier, called Molekule, gets featured in Time magazine's list of top 25 inventions of 2017....

  • Little India Desk | December 7, 2017

    South Asia’s Children at Risk: Pollution Affects Brain Development, Says UNICEF

    Air pollution can cause neurodegenerative diseases, and damage brain areas for learning and development, according to the report....

  • Little India Desk | December 5, 2017

    Sri Lankan Cricketers Struggle to Play in Polluted Delhi

    Sri Lankan players have been wearing anti-pollution masks during the cricket match at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in...

  • Little India Desk | December 4, 2017

    Petcoke from U.S. Compounds India’s Pollution Menace: Report

    Supreme Court has asked all state governments to consider banning petcoke.

  • Asmita Sarkar | November 28, 2017

    3 Jumbo Jets Worth of Children Die Daily Due to Ganga Pollution: Victor Mallet

    The Indian government had vowed to clean the Ganga, but not much has been done yet, says journalist-author...