Air Quality

Hyderabad gasps as air quality dips

As per the CPCB, if the AQI is between 201 and 300, the situation is considered to be poor and its health impacts include breathing discomfort to most people on prolonged exposure.

published on : 6th December 2019

Bhubaneswar to go for realtime monitoring of pollution level

Continuous Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Stations will be set up as part of National Clean Air Programme under the Central Sector ‘Control of Pollution’ scheme.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Telangana to get Rs 10 crore Central aid to tackle air pollution

Babul Supriyo replied that there were 25 manual and six realtime Continuous Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Stations (CAAQMS) in Telangana. 

published on : 30th November 2019

Delhi breathes easy, air quality index at 65

Respite to be brief as reduced wind speed to result in slight dip in air quality today, says Met

published on : 30th November 2019

Air quality in Delhi-NCR 'satisfactory', may dip slightly on Saturday

An AQI between 0-50 is considered 'good', 51-100 'satisfactory', 101-200 'moderate', 201-300 'poor', 301-400 'very poor' and 401-500 'severe'.

published on : 29th November 2019

Rains, wind gift Delhi best air in 55 days; mercury to dip

The twin factors of rains and winds also caused the mercury to fall as the maximum temperature recorded was 22 degree Celsius, which is lower than the season’s usual temperature.

published on : 29th November 2019

Bangladesh to shut brick kilns as air quality soars to world's worst

Air Visual, an independent online air quality index monitor, pegged Dhaka's air quality as the poorest in the world on November 25.

published on : 26th November 2019

Air quality in 'poor' zone in Delhi, light showers predicted Monday

According to System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), Delhi's air quality index was 218 at 9.10 am.

published on : 25th November 2019

Delhi air quality shows slight improvement with overall AQI at 239 on Sunday

The overall AQI was also 'poor', docking at 239, according to weather forecaster SAFAR.

published on : 24th November 2019

Delhi's air quality improves marginally due to increase in wind speed

The overall air quality index in the city read 340 at 9 am, down from 360 at 4 pm on Friday.

published on : 23rd November 2019

Delhi’s air quality likely to improve in two days

The night temperatures have also dropped and the wind speed is expected to improve by Saturday. 

published on : 23rd November 2019

Delhi air quality slightly improves on Friday, in 'very poor' category

The overall air quality index (AQI) was 364 at 9.30 am in the national capital.

published on : 22nd November 2019

 Air quality plunges to 'severe' in NCR, haze returns

The air quality in the national capital region deteriorated once again on Thursday as the Air Quality Index (AQI) dropped to the lower end of the ‘severe category’ at several places in the city.

published on : 22nd November 2019

AAP didn't take steps to tackle air pollution in last 5 years: Vijay Goel

The air quality in Delhi and its adjoining areas such as Gurugram, Noida, Ghaziabad and Faridabad again plunged to 'very poor' category on Thursday.

published on : 21st November 2019

Toxic air quality affecting Hyderabad's animals as much as humans

Vets said that in the last few years with the increase in the pollution, there has been 10 to 15 per cent rise of upper respiratory tract diseases and more cases of bronchiolitis in animals.

published on : 20th November 2019
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