Tagged: India


India’s smog thwarts carmakers’ plans

With the Indian capital New Delhi choking in the smog, the municipal government is taking action against diesel vehicles. German carmakers in particular will face more obstacles in the future. As Frederic Spohr in...


Air pollution kills millions each year

Each year 3.3 million people die prematurely from the effects of air pollution worldwide – a figure that could double by 2050 if emissions continue to rise at the current rate. Elke Bunge reports...


Modi pushes for clean air

India’s prime minister has called on his compatriots to change their lifestyles in order to curb the country’s dramatic air pollution. As Hilmar König reports from New Delhi, all older diesel vehicles will be...