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You think mountaineering is not a woman's cup of tea? Meet Krushnaa Patil, the youngest person to scale the Everest in 2009

Krushnaa Patil, who address the crowd at the Paypal Recharge 2.0 in Chennai, said that mountaineers can do a lot to solve the issue of pollution and protect the environment 

Published on 15th April 2017
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This four-member team wants to monitor water pollution globally. And New York seems to be impressed by them  

A WHO study shows water pollution kills over 12 million humans every year. These young lads are building a sensor-network to monitor a fatal threat that we face in today's day and age

Published on 9th August 2017
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With power charging and a speed of 40kmph, this solar cart can be your green dream of the year

Dr Seyezhai and Bharathi Sanker of SSN College, Chennai have come up with this mean machine. Thus, doing their bit to curb pollution and making the planet a more sustainable place to live in    

Published on 12th September 2017
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Game of Smoke and Fire: As night falls, cracker ban goes up in smoke as Delhi celebrates Diwali

The pollutants, that started acting up as dusk fell, violated the corresponding 24 hour safe limit  and reached alarmingly high levels by 11 pm

Published on 20th October 2017
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No play time for Delhi kids after IMA docs say that polluted air is too dangerous for kids to play outside: Kejriwal asks Edu Ministry to shut schools down till air clears

The IMA also urged organisers of the Delhi Half Marathon and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal seeking cancellation of Delhi Half Marathon because of the increased pollution

Published on 7th November 2017
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Guinness World Record: 5.3K Delhi school students came together for an anti-smog game

The initiative by the Lung Care Foundation and Petronet LNG, aimed to create awareness about pollution among the Delhiites was lauded by President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Published on 23rd December 2017
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Crafting workable solutions for an ecologically safer world tomorrow

Experts in the field of environmental engineering look for ways to minimise or manage pollution and waste through design systems, processes, and equipment

Published on 7th February 2018
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India Choking: 13 of 20 most polluted cities worldwide in India, says WHO report

Since 2016, over 1,000 additional cities have been added to WHO's database, which shows more countries are measuring and taking action to reduce air pollution

Published on 2nd May 2018
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Fed up of froth and fire, this Bengaluru teen creates a campaign to save Bellandur lake

The grade 10 student started the Save Bellandur Lake campaign to raise awareness among the people of Bengaluru

Published on 12th August 2018
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Experts say air pollution increasing factor for stroke among youngsters

Among early symptoms, one may face weakness on one side of the body, feel difficulty in speaking or understanding speech and seeing with one or both eyes

Published on 29th October 2018
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Kerala State Pollution Control Board to give awareness classes on air and noise pollution to school students

All the State Pollution Control Boards and the Central Pollution Boards will also be measuring the particulate matters (PM) 2.5 and 10 in the air seven days ahead of Diwali

Published on 24th October 2018
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Delhiites wake up to hazy Diwali morning, air quality remains poor

The overall air quality index was recorded at 268 which falls in 'poor' category, according to data by the Central Pollution Control Board

Published on 7th November 2018
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Delhi pollution pushes AIIMS to launch new research project to monitor its impact on health

For the study, titled DAPHNE (Delhi Air Pollution Health And Effects), AIIMS researchers have developed an air pollution sensor technology

Published on 19th November 2018
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Designed by Delhi researchers, this air filter can sit atop any vehicle and clean up Delhi's polluted air

Pariyayantra is an ‘Air Pollution Mitigation’ product that cleans atmospheric air through filters fitted on vehicles. It does not require any power to operate

Published on 2nd November 2018
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How these design specialists from Bengaluru are making the best out of waste and reducing the burden on landfills

Two design specialists from Bengaluru who were inspired by the theme of their college project formed their own start-up. Now, they create sustainable products  to save the environment from pollution

Published on 24th December 2018

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