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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

Toxic nitrogen dioxide level rises in Delhi despite fall in diesel consumption

The concentration of nitrogen dioxide (NO2), a toxic gaseous pollutant, substantially rose in Delhi in 2017, despite a fall in diesel consumption.

published on : 10th January 2018

Delhi and NCR citizens will soon need five oxygen cylinders a day to survive pollution, warn experts

Rising pollution levels in Delhi and the extended National Capital Region could soon see inhabitants walking around with oxygen cylinders on their backs to counter it, warn experts.

published on : 30th December 2017

30 trains delayed, 18 cancelled as fog engulfs Delhi

Normal life continues to be disrupted as a thick layer of fog has engulfed the national capital and the nearby vicinity on Wednesday morning.

published on : 27th December 2017

Uncertain future: Firecracker units in Tamil Nadu's Sivakasi shut shops

With uncertainty looming over the future of the firecrackers industry, their apex organisation AIFFA has decided to close down the units in Tamil Nadu's Sivakasi from Saturday onwards.

published on : 23rd December 2017

5,300 kids set Guinness record by forming largest human lung in Delhi

Over 5,300 school children from over 35 schools in Delhi- NCR got together to set the record.

published on : 23rd December 2017

Five-year-old girl moves NGT against noise pollution from Delhi Metro, DPCC directed to act

In the petition, Samriddhi Goswami​ sought shifting of Rohini Sector 18-19 metro station to a suitable alternate site as the noise levels were found to be above 85 decibels.

published on : 12th December 2017

National Green Tribunal slams Punjab for inaction on stubble burning

The stubble burning, especially in Punjab and Haryana, a major cause of pollution in Delhi, is estimated to be around 35 million tonnes, was banned by the tribunal in November 2015.

published on : 8th December 2017

ICC likely to incorporate pollution in its playing conditions after India -Sri Lanka Test

The ICC has now decided to refer the matter to its medical committee, which has been provided the relevant reports as well as data of the prevailing air quality in Delhi.

published on : 8th December 2017

Delhi smog: ICC to examine India - Sri Lanka Test

Sri Lankan players wore masks while fielding during the match, and bowlers from both sides were seen vomiting on the ground.

published on : 8th December 2017
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