More than 50 per cent vehicles fail pollution test

More than fifty per cent of the vehicles plying in Kathmandu valley are those who have failed the pollution test. This is because a minor maintenance after paying the fine of one... Read more »

South Asia leads the world in Air Pollution

Reports have shown that ‘South Asia has some of the most toxic air’, and we have to act shocked – as if we did not know. As most of African and Middle-Eastern... Read more »

Canned air to tackle Delhi’s worsening air pollution

That time of the year is coming – when Delhi will be blanketed with a smog. This year, we believe entrepreneurs are being prepared to capitalise upon it, and why not. While... Read more »
A dusty Kathmandu

Valley mayors stress on combating ‘air-pollution’

In the Mayors’ Summit on Air Pollution held in the valley today, district and municipality mayors of Kathmandu Valley have stressed on ‘joint efforts’ to collectively tackle the mounting problem of air-pollution.... Read more »

Sajha Yatayat launch electric buses in Valley

Sajha Yatayat, a cooperative public transport organisation amidst a function unveiled the first ‘electric bus’ of Nepal. The buses have been introduced by Sajha Yatayat to curb the problem of growing air... Read more »

#WorldEnvironmentDay – A day is not enough and here is a small reality check (Photo Feature)

According to a report by ‘Socio-economic factors and management regimes as drivers of tree cover change in Nepal‘, Nepal has lost 46,000 hectares between 2001-2016. The total tree cover area in the... Read more »