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Pollution in Tehran Sends 400 to Hospital

Almost 400 people hospitalized with problems caused by heavy air pollution in Tehran, with nearly 1,500 others requiring treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2015, 4:14 AM

Activist: Cut Down on Bonfires for Cleaner Air

A Tel Aviv organization suggests 'uniting' community bonfires - so people can get to know each other, and to save the environmentYosef Berger, 5/18/2014, 6:26 PM

Court: Egged to Pay for 'Choking' Passengers

Passengers at 'the most polluted site in Israel' can expect some cash relief, a Jerusalem court ruled.Moshe Cohen, 4/10/2014, 8:08 AM

Ministry: J-M Bus Depot Most Polluted Site Here

Israelis taking the bus from the the Jerusalem Central Bus Depot should stay off the boarding platforms, the Health Ministry saidDavid Lev, 1/20/2014, 10:36 PM

Revealed: Most Polluting Factories in Israel

Environmental Protection Ministry names names of top polluters. Electric Company terms report ‘inaccurate.’Maayana Miskin, 12/1/2013, 2:20 PM

New Pollution Plan Revives 'Cash for Clunkers'

The government is set to authorize on Sunday a major plan to battle air pollution in Israel.David Lev, 8/11/2013, 10:22 AM

Mimouna, Bread, and Dust Storms: Pesach Concludes

Israelis were wrapping up the Passover holiday on Monday eveningDavid Lev, 4/1/2013, 8:20 PM

Study: Pollution May Cause Low Birth Weight

For pregnant women, breathing in air pollution from vehicles and coal power plants increases the risk of having a low birth weight baby. , 2/6/2013, 10:54 AM

Green Party Won't Stop 'Choking Child' Phone Calls

Israel's Green Party is refusing to halt its 'shock campaign,' in which a choking child is heard pleading for an end to air pollutionDavid Lev, 1/21/2013, 9:21 PM

Tehran Governor Orders City's Shutdown

Schools, government buildings in the Iranian capital will be closed on Saturday for the second time in a month due to high air pollution. Arutz Sheva staff, 1/4/2013, 1:45 AM

TAU Links Air Pollution to Recurrent Heart Attacks

A 19 year study of 1120 initial heart attack victims revealed air pollution increased chances of recurrence by 43%; strokes by moreGabe Kahn, 6/6/2012, 10:16 PM

Australia's Labor Party Reeling After Queensland

Voter anger at the carbon tax imposed by the Gillard government has made Australian Labor a distinct underdog.Amiel Ungar, 4/3/2012, 5:11 AM

IDF Lowered Air Pollution in Jenin

Destruction of 32 illegal charcoal production sites improved air quality in the region.Gil Ronen, 1/31/2012, 10:42 AM

Clean Air Law Goes into Force

From January 1, a comprehensive set of prohibitions and obligations applies to pollution sources in Israel. Gil Ronen, 1/4/2011, 12:14 PM

Haifa 'Has 30% More Cancer'

A Knesset committee received worrisome data regarding the incidence of cancer in the northern port city.Gil Ronen, 10/18/2010, 10:31 PM

End to an Arab Pollution Source

Illegal Arab-made coal from the Shomron causes tremendous air pollution. The good news: Many of the pirate facilities will finally be closed down.Hillel Fendel, 10/4/2010, 11:20 AM

Charge: PA Pollution Ruins River

Pollution from PA villages is ruining natural spaces in the Binyamin region, and the government is allowing it to happen, residents accuse.Maayana Miskin, 7/26/2010, 2:05 PM

Touring the Old City? Not by Car

Residents of the Old City are not sure about the new traffic arrangements to the Western Wall and environs, but are willing to give them a chance.Hillel Fendel, 6/6/2010, 6:34 PM

Jordan River: Drying Up?

Environmentalists are warning that the legendary Jordan River is drying up – fast – partly due to misguided efforts to save it.Hana Levi Julian, 5/16/2010, 11:36 AM

'PA Arabs Contaminating Water'

National Infrastructure Minister MK Uzi Landau: Arabs are receiving clean water from us and are returning sewage. This is ruining the environmentYoni Kempinski, 4/7/2010, 2:44 PM