More than half of the chikungunya cases in the country are suspected to be from Karnataka.

KOLKATA: Dengue onslaught is not sparing posh localities in the city. A 62-year-old Dengue positive woman, a resident of Ballygunge Circular Road died late on Wednesday.

If parents try to curb kids love for junk food, chocolates and sugary drinks, it may help the kid to stay healthy and not gain excess weight.

CNG, electric & hybrid, women-only vehicles, those carrying kids exempt.

The 2015 smoke haze episode was one of the most severe and prolonged transboundary air pollution events ever seen in Southeast Asia (SEA), affecting the air quality of several countries within the region including Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore. The 24 h mean outdoor PM2.5 (particulate matter (PM) with aerodynamic diameter ≤ 2.5 μm) concentrations ranged from 72–157 μg m−3 in Singapore during this episode, exceeding the WHO 24 h mean PM2.5 guidelines (25 μg m−3) several times over.

Tiruvannamalai: Going beyond the academics and curriculum, the education department in Tiruvannamalai district have forced the private and nursery schools to fall in line for not taking up the anti

Fines to the tune of Rs. 1.06 lakh was imposed during a series of inspections carried out by Collector C.Kadiravan as part of the anti-dengue sanitation drive in Shoolagiri on Wednesday.

While parts of North India battle the life-threatening smog, there is some good news and some bad news.

According to a forecast by System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research, the average concentrations of PM2.5 and PM10 will be around 420 and 678 micrograms per cubic metre on Thursday

Residents are complaining of noise and air pollution, some even asking for compensation

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