Acid destroys Kerala beach
Apr 24, 2011
Pollution in Vapi
Mar 26, 2011
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Haze shrouded Malaysia's capital and its surroundings on Tuesday, causing "unhealthy" air quality due to fires from a drought that has led to water rationing.
India | Anchal Vohra | Thursday February 27, 2014
Around 50 lakh passengers use the Northern Railways and drink water from the stations. It is highly likely they putting their health at risk. NDTV has accessed an Indian Railway's internal report, which says that the water across Northern Railways, w...
South | Sneha Mary Koshy | Sunday February 23, 2014
Nearly 300 families living within a radius of 500 metres of a metals industry in Kerala's Kollam district have been suffering for almost a decade because of toxic waste from the plant contaminating their groundwater.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 9, 2014
Alleging that Delhi was emptying its 16 drains into the Yamuna river which was later converging with the Ganga and polluting it, the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government has issued a notice to Arvind Kejriwal government and threatened to cut water supply to...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 5, 2013
Even after 20 years of judicial activism, major policy pronouncements and projects worth millions of rupees, this Taj city remains pock-marked with mounds of garbage. Air and water pollution threaten the health of people and the world famous monument...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday March 4, 2013
Thousands of activists, on a march from Vrindavan to Delhi demanding release of Yamuna water from Hathini Kund barrage, on Monday blocked the Delhi-Agra highway and rail route, disrupting traffic movement majorly.
Sunday February 24, 2013
US authorities plan to propose a $16 billion settlement to British energy giant BP for civil claims related to the disastrous 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a media report said.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 6, 2013
Water supply to China's Handan city, which has over a million people, has been cut off following contamination of local river by industrial pollutants from a chemical plant.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday July 13, 2012
The Kerala government plans to bring forward a new legislation to protect and conserve all rivers and make them free from pollution, Water Resources Minister P J Joseph said today.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Friday December 23, 2011
The environment minister has written to chief minister Mayawati, asking her about her government's plans to tackle water pollution in the state. The letter blasts the Uttar Pradesh government for being indifferent to controlling water pollution in Ga...
NDTV Correspondent | Saturday November 26, 2011
A local court?on Monday?ordered that a bailable warrant be reissued against Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) and its two senior officers in connection with a water pollution related case. O P Beriwal of the State Environment Department said that the Chief Judicial Magistrate G K Ne...
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 23, 2010
Polluted drinking water claim more lives than all forms of violence, including war, a UN report has said, highlighting the need for clean water.