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Delhi pollution: City saw over 1700 violations in 2018

Delhi recorded over 1,700 pollution violations in December last, the maximum being for construction and demolition activity, followed by open dumping of garbage.

published on : 8th January 2019

Pollution watch: Delhi saw over 1,700 violations in year-end

Out of the total 1,731 violations, at least 593 were of construction or demolition activity or related to open storage of construction or demolition waste, which results in dust pollution.

published on : 7th January 2019

Washington University to study air pollution in Delhi

A Memorandum of Understanding to this effect has been signed between the AAP-led Delhi Govt. & the American university.

published on : 7th January 2019

Delhi's air quality improves after rainfall

Despite the improvement, air quality still remained in the "very poor" category.

published on : 7th January 2019

Rain brings some relief to people from pollution in Delhi

Delhi’s air quality has been oscillating between upper range of ‘very poor’ and ‘severe’ category for the past two weeks.

published on : 7th January 2019

Dense fog disrupts train, flight services in Delhi, pollution 'severe'

Apart from chilly weather, the national capital also continued to reel under 'severe' air quality.

published on : 3rd January 2019

Many instances of firecracker bursting violating SC order observed in Delhi on New year's eve

The Supreme Court had said on Christmas and the New Year's eve that green firecrackers would be allowed to be burst between 11.55 pm and 12.30 am, since these celebrations start midnight.

published on : 2nd January 2019

Axe falls on three polluting concrete plants in Delhi

The environment minister also reviewed preparation and action plan on dust control and Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP), which is for effective check on air pollution in the city.

published on : 2nd January 2019

Delhi's battle with toxic, severe air may intensify in the new year: SAFAR 

Authorities have said that during the nights, combination of calm wind and colder conditions was elevating the pollution level.

published on : 31st December 2018

Choke chamber: Delhiites breathe very poor air 

Delhi’s air quality moved from the ‘severe’ to the ‘very poor’ category on Wednesday with a little help from the improved weather conditions. 

published on : 27th December 2018

Odd-even scheme will be back when required: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

He said the Delhi government was taking several steps to reduce pollution levels.

published on : 26th December 2018

Close industries at hotspots, ban construction till Wednesday: CPCB-led task force

People have been advised by the authorities to minimise outdoor activities and avoid the use of private vehicles as the city battles its worst pollution levels since Diwali.

published on : 24th December 2018

Air quality ‘severe’ for third consecutive day in Delhi

On Monday, 32 areas of the national capital recorded 'severe' air quality while five areas recorded very poor air quality, according to the CPCB.

published on : 24th December 2018

Delhi records 2nd highest pollution level of 2018  

On Sunday, 30 areas of the national capital recorded ‘severe’ air quality while it was ‘very poor’ in six, the CPCB said.

published on : 24th December 2018

Drop in mercury turns Delhi air 'severe'; outdoor activities to be avoided

Delhi recorded the coldest morning on Sunday in December with the minimum temperature dropping to 3.7 degrees Celsius but the Met predicted an increase in temperature over the next few days.

published on : 23rd December 2018
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