The city of Mumbai has a huge traffic problem and noise levels are far beyond the permissible decibels mark. With the Awaaz Foundation, Sumaira Abdulali works to reduce noise pollution in the city.
Is the sound of cowbells just a part of life in Bavaria? A Munich court has ruled against a couple living in a Bavarian village, who complained about dung, insects, and noise caused by a herd of cows near their house.
Recent building collapses are a sign of how worn out and vulnerable the physical infrastructure in India's financial capital has become. Poor safety standards and planning, as well as overpopulation, are to blame.
Many people have an idea what Berlin looks like. But how does it sound? DW columnist Gero Schliess had a listen.
Urban Africans contend with a great deal of noise day in and out. In a bid to curb noise pollution, authorities in Ghana want Muslims to use WhatsApp rather than loudspeakers for the call to prayer.
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