Pollution

  • CJ Madhevraj highlights the polluted condition of a lake in Bangalore 02-02-2014 12:43 PM

    CJ Madhevraj reports on the polluted state of a fresh water lake in Bangalore. The condition of Varthur Lake is deteriorating all thanks to the unfiltered sewage that flows into it. ...
  • AAP more interested in autorickshaws than environment: Sunita Narain 29-01-2014 12:36 PM

    Environmentalists have criticised the Aam Admi Party (AAP) government in Delhi after a study found that it is the world's most polluted city, ahead even of Beijing. Environmentalist Sunita Narain has alleged that the Delhi government is doing nothing to put pollution checks in place. ...
  • FTP: Crackers and pollution: Should crackers be banned on Diwali? 05-11-2013 11:03 PM

    The national capital is feeling the after-effects of Diwali as air pollution levels peaked in Delhi on Sunday evening. Reports show harmful Carbon Monoxide, Nitrogen Dioxide and Sulphur Dioxide were all above their permissible levels even on Monday morning. ...
  • CJ Show: Switch on the sun 09-06-2013 11:19 PM

    Greenpeace activist, Brikesh Singh appeals for renewable energy in Delhi. He calls for utilization of solar energy in homes for a safer environment. Brikesh turns CJ to spread his green message. ...
  • CJ Show: Say no to plastic 09-06-2013 10:45 PM

    CJ's Ayan and Ananya talk about their initiative for clean and green environment. As part of their school project, these students are on a mission to eliminate the use of plastic for a green tomorrow. Watch their inspiring story! ...
  • CJ Show: Bahar Dutt takes viewers questions 09-06-2013 10:05 PM

    Our environment editor, Bahar Dutt answers viewers' questions about coverage on environmental issues and more. ...
  • CJ Vimlendu draws attention to pollution in Yamuna 09-06-2013 09:43 PM

    Environmentalist, Vimlendu Jha turns CJ to explain the pollution levels in Yamuna. He takes a walk along the river bank to get a reality check and tells us how the waters are polluted in Delhi. ...
  • CJ Abid fights air pollution in kashmir town 09-06-2013 09:27 PM

    In Khrew Kashmir, cement factories have turned a nightmare for the environment. These factories puff out toxic gases into air, thus threatening the ecology of the area. CJ Abid reports on how cement factories are polluting Kashmir. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show: Environment Special 09-06-2013 09:11 PM

    In this weeks show, CJ's report on issues threatening the environment of our country. From polluted waters of Yamuna to toxic air in Kashmir,our environment special highlights the dangers to the nature. ...
  • Chinese businessman sells canned fresh air 04-02-2013 09:17 AM

    hen Guangbiao and his colleagues took to the streets selling cans of fresh air - supposedly collected from the pollution-free regions of the country. ...
  • Is a cracker-less Diwali possible? 14-11-2012 11:50 PM

    Diwali was less noisy but more polluted with nearly 50 per cent jump in toxic gases. ...
  • News 360: 2G spectrum auction ends 14-11-2012 11:29 PM

    The re-auction of 2G mobile spectrum has been a massive disappointment, ending at less than Rs 10,000 crore - way below the government target of Rs 40,000 crore. Idea is the provisional winner in seven circles while Videocon is also the provisional winner in seven circles. Others like Airtel and...
  • FTN: Should festivals be exempt from noise pollution rules? 23-10-2012 11:58 PM

    There are in fact strict rules on noise pollution in India and there are legally prescribed decibel levels for residential areas. But these rules are usually ignored at festival time. ...
  • Constructions for CWG claim Delhi's trees 05-06-2010 04:10 PM

    Samir Sangal exposes the unplanned construction work carried out by the PWD in the national capital. ...
  • A green army which fights pollution 05-06-2010 03:55 PM

    Bharti Chaturvedi and her green army are working to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions in cities. ...
  • CJ fights against burning garbage illegally 05-06-2010 02:59 PM

    Pradeep Bhatia takes on municipal authorities for not taking garbage to disposal plant. ...
  • Crores spent to clean up Dal Lake, its still looking dull 24-01-2010 10:51 AM

    It has been found that Lake has shrunk, become more polluted. ...
  • Govt introduces new air quality norms to check pollution 19-11-2009 03:45 PM

    The Government has revised the air quality norms after 15 years. ...
  • Watch: Diwali pollution crosses permissible limits 20-10-2009 02:12 AM

    This Diwali was one of the loudest and most polluting across the country. Data recorded shows that despite the numerous campaigns pollutants released were still 3 times higher than permissible limits. ...
  • Watch: Mumbai's sound pollution on the rise 20-10-2009 01:33 AM

    Even hospitals were not spared with noise levels being the highest. ...
  • Corporates to merge ecology with economy 06-06-2009 02:11 AM

    Can ecological sustainability go hand-in-hand with economic progress? ...
  • Save the planet: Go for eco-friendly gadgets 31-03-2009 12:47 PM

    If going green is in fashion, why not also have gadgets that are eco friendly. ...
  • Vote for earth: Over 1 bn people switched lights off 29-03-2009 04:51 PM

    Over 1 billion people pledged their support to fight climate change. ...
  • CJ on importance of Earth Hour 2009 28-03-2009 01:23 PM

    CJ Shobhit tells us the significance of Earth Hour 2009. ...
  • SC's order violated, crackers bust post 9 pm 30-10-2008 01:54 PM

    Noise and air pollution touched new heights this Diwali. ...
  • CJ: Cleaning up beaches post Ganpati immersion 10-09-2008 12:15 AM

    Mumbai's beaches are facing the risk of pollution post-festival. ...
  • Is the world working towards saving the planet? 15-04-2008 04:25 PM

    Napier: Captain Ross Taylor struck his sixth Test century as New Zealand moved in fits and starts to 331-5 after being sent into bat on Thursday's first day of their one-off Test against Zimbabwe. Taylor was 111 not out at stumps, helping New Zealand build solidly on the 124-run opening...
  • Diwali: Festival of lights or litter? | Who should clean up? 10-11-2007 01:15 PM

    After a day of fun, all we are left with is pollution and huge hospital bills. ...
  • Study: Smoking is cancerous; Roadside risk 03-09-2007 10:55 PM

    A study shows that people exposed to pollution are more susceptible to asthma. ...
  • China gears up for Olympics, takes cars off roads 22-08-2007 03:54 PM

    Vehicles remained off roads for four days from Friday to Monday. ...