Delhi air quality

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

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

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 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

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

Three Delhi BJP MPs skip pollution debate in LS, face Opposition wrath

During the debate, a BJP lawmaker slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and said that all that he has given to Delhi for free is pollution.

published on : 19th November 2019

Teen climate warrior leads Delhi's pollution battle

A student of Class 11 at Modern School, Vasant Vihar, Aman Sharma has been leading the rising chorus of voices in the national capital against air pollution.

published on : 17th November 2019

‘Time to curb pollution together, not do politics’: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

In an initiative to tackle pollution, the Delhi government introduced the odd-even road rationing scheme between November 4 and November 15.

published on : 17th November 2019

Delhi breathes easier as AQI level drops

Smog cover over the national capital dispersed as AQI levels dip, the air quality though is still 'very poor'.

published on : 17th November 2019

Action by all agencies needed to combat Delhi air pollution: Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar

A thick layer of toxic smog engulfed Delhi as the pollution level continued to remain in the 'severe' category for the fourth consecutive day.

published on : 15th November 2019

SC says pollution rising in Delhi despite odd-even, summons chief secretaries of four states

The apex court questioned the Delhi government over granting exemptions, including to 2-and-3 wheelers, during its odd-even scheme.

published on : 15th November 2019

As Delhi chokes, top officials skip key Parliament panel meeting on pollution 

According to sources, members present at the meeting of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Urban Development were upset with those absent and plan to raise the issue with the Speaker.

published on : 15th November 2019

Delhi overall AQI worsens to 528 on Friday morning

The AQI on Thursday was much lower at 470 in the 'severe plus' category. The PM 10 count was also in the severe plus category at 496 and PM 2.5 count was at 324.

published on : 15th November 2019
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