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Delhi dust pollution triggers breathing issues in healthy people: Medical experts

The air quality in Delhi remained 'severe' for the sixth day today as both government and private hospitals continued to get cases of breathing issues and eye-related complications.

published on : 17th June 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

Greenpeace India urges Environment Ministry to speed up rolling out National Clean Air Programme 

Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan has ordered civic agencies to be on 'maximum' alert and ensure necessary measures are taken to contain the spread of dust particles.

published on : 17th June 2018

Ozone pollution spikes in Delhi, study finds dangerous trend

It showed that the ozone or O3 has showed up as the "dominant pollutant" along with particulate matter in the daily Air Quality Index from February to May.

published on : 7th June 2018

Endangering lives by pollution, congestion not acceptable: Delhi High Court on Malviya Nagar fire

The court said time has come to fix criminal liability and impose monetary penalty for losses caused to public, and the property owners and occupiers who misuse the property have to be held liable.

published on : 1st June 2018

Worsening Delhi air quality fails to jolt authorities into action

According to WHO data, Delhi has been among the top polluted cities since 2014.

published on : 6th May 2018

7,000 buses booked for flouting pollution norms in Delhi

Over 7,000 buses, a majority from neighbouring states, were booked for flouting pollution norms in the national capital in the last six years, the Delhi government informed the state Assembly.

published on : 7th April 2018

Delhi to become first city in India to jump from Euro-IV grade petrol and diesel to Euro-VI

Ultra-clean Euro-VI grade petrol and diesel, at no additional price, will be supplied in the national capital from Sunday in a bid to combat alarming levels of air pollution.

published on : 31st March 2018

Government sanctions Rs. 1200 crore to clear pollution in Delhi

NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant listed out various measures and also added that after the recommendation, the challenge now lies with the administrative machinery both at the state and municipal level.

published on : 26th February 2018

Air quality in Delhi-NCR back to 'poor category'

The air quality of Dwarka was recorded to be highest with AQI 400 and the lowest was recorded at Delhi’s IHBAS with AQI 200.

published on : 19th February 2018

Odd-even traffic system not permanent solution to Delhi pollution: CM Arvind Kejriwal

He said a scientific analysis of pollution sources in NCR was required round the year.

published on : 10th February 2018

Centre, Delhi government join hands on pollution, says Union Environment Minister

The Ministry will focus on workshops on air pollution and health, including a special workshop on indoor air pollution measures.  

published on : 8th February 2018

Delhi: 26 trains cancelled due to low visibility

As the cold wave and fog prevail in the national capital, at least 23 trains are running late, four are rescheduled and 26 have been cancelled due to low visibility and operational reasons.

published on : 2nd February 2018

Air quality in Delhi-NCR continues to remain severe

The Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi-NCR continued to remain in the ‘severe’ category on Friday.

published on : 19th January 2018

Centre, Delhi join hands against air pollution: Environment minister Harsh Vardhan

The Minister said that a team consisting 70 officials from Union Environment, Forest and Climate Change Ministry and the Delhi government will initiate the joint campaign from February 10 onwards.

published on : 12th January 2018
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