Rushikonda beach to get Blue Flag tag

The Hindu | Dec 2, 2019 at 7:45 PM

During the Rajya Sabha proceedings on Monday, YSRCP member V. Vijayasai Reddy asked the Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change about the criteria followed for granting the ‘Blue Flag’ certification, and if Rushikonda beach in Andhra Pradesh was also included in the certification list.

New study reveals high levels of pollution in London Underground

ScienceDaily | Dec 2, 2019 at 7:01 PM

In the study, published today in the journal Environment International, they found that concentrations of fine particles (PM2.5) which are linked to several health problems, were many times greater than in other modes of transport such as cycling, driving and taking a bus and those in subway systems around the world.