Environment And Nature

Indian police use elephants to clear their protected habitat

Nov 27, 2017

Indian police have taken the unusual step of using elephants in an attempt to evict hundreds of people living illegally in a protected forest area in the country's remote northeast

Nepal votes in 1st provincial polls amid democracy hopes

Nov 26, 2017

Residents of mountain villages and foothill towns have voted in Nepal's first provincial polls, with the hope of bringing government closer to the Himalayan nation's rural and remote areas

New Delhi's polluted air doesn't deter distance runners

Nov 20, 2017

People breathing New Delhi's acrid air lately have suffered burning eyes and rasping throats, so the notion of thousands of distance-runners gulping down lungful after lungful may have seemed strange

Car plunges into gorge killing 5 in Pakistan

Nov 19, 2017

Pakistani police say a car carrying a family has fallen off a mountainous road into a deep gorge killing five and wounding one in the country's northwest

India passenger train hits and kills 2 Asian elephants

Nov 19, 2017

Two endangered Asian elephants have been hit and killed by a passenger train near the city of Gauhati in northeastern India

Hundreds of New Delhi students march to demand cleaner air

Nov 15, 2017

Hundreds of students have marched in India's capital to demand action to improve the city's toxic air. New Delhi has been wrapped in a choking haze for much of the past week

British royal couple miss school visit in smog-hit New Delhi

Nov 9, 2017

Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, have canceled a visit to a school in the smog-choked Indian capital as authorities announced a slew of new measures to combat the crippling air pollution that has engulfed the city

Severe pollution hits Indian capital, causing health worries

Nov 7, 2017

Air pollution in India's capital has hit hazardous levels, prompting local officials to ask that schools shut down and a half marathon scheduled later in November be called off.

Study: World pollution deadlier than wars, disasters, hunger

Oct 20, 2017

Environmental pollutants are killing at least 9 million people and costing the world $4.6 trillion a year, a toll exceeding that of war, smoking, hunger or natural disasters

AP PHOTOS: Indians mark Diwali amid pollution concerns

Oct 19, 2017

AP PHOTOS: Indians celebrate Diwali, the festival of light, with firecrackers, but pollution a big concern

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