Transporters’ group suggests ways to reduce Delhi pollution: Business Standard

"A delegation of the Delhi Transporters Association on Wednesday met Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and suggested ways to reduce air pollution in the national capital...The association proposed to set-up integrated freight complexes in the outer parts of the city to reduce air pollution. 'One of the options can be to move out all whole sale … Continue reading Transporters’ group suggests ways to reduce Delhi pollution: Business Standard

Benefits of Breathing: Beijing’s Olympic Babies Born Heavier, Study Finds: The Wall Street Journal

"Parents in Beijing may wish the Olympics were held every day. A study released in a scientific journal on Tuesday finds that women who were pregnant during the 2008 Beijing Olympics – when aggressive measures by the Chinese government over a seven-week period significantly reduced air pollution – gave birth to heavier and presumably healthier babies. The … Continue reading Benefits of Breathing: Beijing’s Olympic Babies Born Heavier, Study Finds: The Wall Street Journal

Death by breath: ‘Judiciary hasn’t been as active, needs to step in,’ says Kuldip Singh: The Indian Express

As part of its series on air pollution and "Death by Breath" campaign, the Indian Express interviews Retired Justice Kuldip Singh who "became known as the “green judge” after he presided over a number of PILs on environmental issues. Till his retirement from the Supreme Court in 1996, he passed crucial judgments on air pollution, including specifying … Continue reading Death by breath: ‘Judiciary hasn’t been as active, needs to step in,’ says Kuldip Singh: The Indian Express