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Delhi's air quality turns 'good' for second time this year: Pollution Control Board data

Earlier on July 28, the onset of monsoon in Delhi had cleansed the air, bringing it in the 'good' category.

published on : 22nd September 2018

Clean air without costing the economy

published on : 31st August 2018

Poor to severe air quality observed in Delhi for a total of 398 days in last three years: CPCB

In 2018 (till August 26), poor to severe air quality was observed for 120 days, while in 2017 it was 125 days and in 2016 it was 153.

published on : 27th August 2018

'Indians may live 4 years longer if country achieves WHO air quality standards', says report

Noting that ambient air pollution alone may cost India more than USD 0.5 trillion per year, the study said it is causing hundreds of millions of people in the country to lead shorter and sicker lives.

published on : 13th August 2018

Little ‘lung’ pieces sent to officials

Jhatkaa team has started sending out pieces of the 'lungs' in a package to decision-makers, in a bid to open their eyes to the grisly air-pollution situation.

published on : 11th August 2018

Alarming pollution levels at Bengaluru's Graphite Junction, says citizen group

Whitefield Rising on Friday urged KSPCB to install a calibrated continuous ambient air quality monitoring station at Graphite India Ltd junction.

published on : 11th August 2018

Air quality monitoring in Bengaluru completes 35 years

The worsening air pollution at Anand Rao Circle following increase in high-rise buildings, prompted the board to install the first air quality monitoring station there in 1983.

published on : 9th August 2018

Less Traffic Day: Green campaigns fizzle out, air quality suffers

Poor planning and lack of awareness campaigns among public and last-mile connectivity play spoilsport

published on : 6th August 2018

Thoothukudi sole city from TN to have high levels of air pollution

Thoothukudi is termed one of the Non-attainment cities by Ministry of Environment primarily on the basis of excess PM10 under the National Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Program.

published on : 5th August 2018

Delhi's air quality improves from 'poor' category

But after a dust storm from Oman, the air quality index slipped to 'poor' category, an official with the Central Pollution Control Board said.

published on : 4th August 2018

Delhi's air quality turns good for the first time this year: Authorities

Delhiites breathed "good" quality air for the first time this year.

published on : 27th July 2018

Network to help citizens gauge air quality better in Bengaluru

Currently, the project is focused on Whitefield with a target of 10 air quality monitors.

published on : 16th July 2018

Delhi's pollution level remains severe; air quality improves rapidly

The dispersion of pollutants has become faster after the local winds picked up speed, which in turn has rapidly decreased the pollution level and improved air quality.

published on : 17th June 2018

Delhi's air quality remains severe for fourth day; strong winds expected to clear stagnant air

As the national capital region struggles with a severe dust pollution, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal had yesterday ordered stoppage of all civil construction activities across the city till Sunday.

published on : 15th June 2018

Delhi's air quality remains beyond severe for third day as dusty haze persists

According to the Met department, wind speed reaching up to 35 kmph is predicted for today in Delhi.

published on : 14th June 2018
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