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30 per cent rise in respiratory diseases: Doctors

According to health experts, there is a “dose-response relationship” between air pollution and the number of patients. 

published on : 11th 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

Delhi's air quality oscillating between 'poor' and 'very poor' categories: Authorities

The overall air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 281, which falls in the "poor" category, according to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data.

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

CPCB mulling using artificial rain in Delhi to tackle pollution after Diwali

A senior CPCB official said they are in talks with the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur and the India Meteorological Department (IMD) for inducing artificial rain.

published on : 6th November 2018

People hold protest outside Environment Ministry office against increasing pollution

The protesters held placards displaying messages like 'Delhi air is poisonous', 'breathing is killing me', '#My Right to Breathe' and 'Unbreathable India' outside the Indira Pariyavaran Bhawan.

published on : 6th November 2018

Congress made Delhi green, AAP-BJP turned it most-polluted

Abhishek Manu Singhvi said that even in BJP-ruled UP, several important cities were rated as the most polluted globally.

published on : 6th November 2018

Minimise use of private vehicles, report those violating pollution norms: Experts

Doctors here have also expressed concern over the rise in the number of patients suffering from respiratory problems.

published on : 5th November 2018

Delhi air quality deteriorates to 'severe' ahead of Diwali as thick haze engulfs national capital

The spike in the pollution level comes a day after the air quality had improved to moderate category due to meterological factors and the control measures implemented by the authorities in Delhi.

published on : 5th November 2018

Can he really be IIT graduate: Punjab CM on Kejriwal's claims on stubble burning

Amarinder Singh presented certain figures to rubbish Kejriwal's "ludicrous" claims and asked the Delhi chief minister to stop indulging in "political theatrics" and check facts before blaming Punjab.

published on : 4th November 2018

Control measures lead Delhi pollution to dip to 'very poor' from 'severe': SAFAR

The air quality index (AQI) has "improved to the lower range of 'very poor' category despite adverse weather conditions, reflecting the impact of reduced base emission", the report said.

published on : 3rd November 2018

Delhi air quality remains very poor despite slew of measures implemented to combat pollution

The SAFAR said the AQI of Delhi-NCR would continue to remain in the upper range of the "very poor" category in the next three days.

published on : 2nd November 2018

Delhi's air quality on brink of turning severe: Authorities

The overall air quality index of Delhi was recorded at 392, which falls in the 'very poor' category and is just eight points from turning severe.

published on : 1st November 2018

Pollution: Delhi hospitals see rise in cases of respiratory complications; kids among worst affected

The overall air quality index of Delhi was recorded Wednesday at 366 by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).

published on : 1st November 2018

Over one lakh under-five Indian children died due to toxic air in 2016: WHO

The green body's report said three of the world's largest nitrogen oxide air pollution emission hotspots that contribute to the formation of PM2.5 and ozone are in India with one in the Delhi-NCR.

published on : 30th October 2018
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