Here is a piece of startling information, in the form of a BBC report dated April 19, for candidates aspiring to be researchers in air pollution.

The Government plans to set up air quality monitoring stations, which are presently functional at 10 places, in more cities in the country.

Question raised in Rajya Sabha on National Air Quality Index, 07/05/2015.

Delhi, Navi Mumbai, B'luru, Ahd Among Those To Get Real-Time Bulletins

MUMBAI: One in four Mumbai schoolchildren possibly has poor lung function, according to a multi-city survey released on the eve of World Asthma Day on Monday.

KOLKATA: Around 35 per cent of school children in Indian cities are suffering from poor lung health, according to a survey.

NEW DELHI: More than a third of schoolchildren in four big cities of India suffer from reduced lung capacity, with Delhi showing the worst results, claims a new study whose results could be pointin

Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar's recent remark as to why people aren't referring to the national Air Quality Index (AQI) and instead depending on "one embassy's" data had taken pollut

Question raised in Rajya Sabha on rising air pollution level in Delhi, 30/04/2015.

The recently launched national air quality index, which is supposed to function like US Environment Protection Agency's Air Now system, seems to have to failed to meet expectations.