Air pollution crisis: Bengaluru’s going up in smoke

Source: Deccan Chronicle Author: Aksheev Thakur Bengalureans of old may lament at the way the city has changed over the years, and office-goers may find driving on its roads tough with its traffic growing by leaps and bounds, but despite all the grumbling and concerns about Bengaluru’s future, the authorities seem little concerned about where.

Act on air pollution

Authors: Yogesh Ranganath and Asavari Raj Sharma Source: Deccan Herald It’s World Environment Day today, and the United Nations Environment Programme has set ‘air pollution’ as the theme for 2019. Air pollution is now a public health emergency. Some seven million people die prematurely every year worldwide because of polluted air, with more than half.

You’re smoking, but you don’t know it!

Author: Yogesh Ranganath Source: Deccan Herald Since childhood, we’ve been told of the ill-effects of smoking cigarettes. Cigarette cartons come with graphic warnings about how smoking kills. While we’re intolerant of cigarette smoke, we’re shockingly accepting of the toxic air in our cities. Delhi has been in the news for its deplorable air quality for.