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Delhi's air quality turns 'severe', EPCA directs construction only during daytime

He, however, also said that "no new trucks will be allowed entry" in the city and the Delhi Police will increase their manpower at all entry points to ensure that there is no congestion.

published on : 13th November 2018

Over 600 vehicles denied entry into Delhi

The ban was extended by the Supreme Court-appointed agency on the recommendations of a Central Pollution Control Board-led task force, which reviews the national capital's air quality.

published on : 12th November 2018

Like polio eradication, India can script success in tackling air pollution too: UN Environment chief

The UN Environment chief termed air pollution as a "crisis" that requires government, policy-makers, scientists and civil society to come together to mitigate.

published on : 11th November 2018

Not just Diwali, Hyderabad is always breathing polluted air

Diwali or no Diwali, air pollution levels in Hyderabad remain always high, says data recorded by six Continuous Ambient Air Quality Monitoring (CAAQM) stations of the city.

published on : 11th November 2018

Delhi: Kurin Systems offers to install the world’s largest air purifier to reduce pollution

Diwali left behind layers of smog in India's capital, pushing the air quality level above hazardous.

published on : 9th November 2018

Hyderabad badly needs to curb its ‘pop’ habits

The Particulate Matter (PM) levels in Hyderabad’s air shot up so sharply on Deepavali night, that they were four to five times more than the levels recorded on a normal day.

published on : 9th November 2018

Air quality very poor in Bangalore post Diwali

Firecrackers were burst throughout Thursday in violation of the ban, which contributed to the high average values of the pollutants. 

published on : 9th November 2018

North India chokes after Diwali celebrations

The worst air quality was reported in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad district, Delhi and Patna with people complaining of breathlessness as skies remained engulfed in dense smog.

published on : 9th November 2018

Air pollution levels severe in country post Diwali

The worst air quality was reported in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district, Delhi and Patna with people complaining of breathlessness and coughing as skies remained engulfed in dense smog.

published on : 9th November 2018

Air quality reaches ‘severe plus emergency’ category in Delhi

The air quality index (AQI) in Anand Vihar and Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium areas recorded an alarming 999 this morning.

published on : 8th November 2018

Tamil Nadu pollution level dips on Diwali; over 1000 cases filed for violating SC order

The police crackdown, however, has drawn flak from opposition parties, which termed the action "ridiculous" and demanded the withdrawal of all cases.

published on : 8th November 2018

Post Diwali, air quality in Thiruvananthapuram declines

Surprisingly, the capital city fared worst when compared to the other South Indian cities, all of which recorded a ‘satisfactory’ air quality, on the day of Diwali.

published on : 7th November 2018

Fully prepared to implement SC order on crackers: Delhi Police

Last week, amid projections of worsening pollution in Delhi-NCR, the Supreme Court held that only green crackers would be sold in Delhi-NCR this Diwali.

published on : 6th November 2018

Air pollution may up autism risk in children: Study

The study, published in the journal Environment International, is first to examine the effects of long-term exposure of air pollution on ASD during the early life of children in a developing country.

published on : 6th November 2018
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