Diwali 2021

Air quality index in Delhi may worsen post Diwali due to stubble burning

The Union Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) in its air quality forecast on Wednesday said that Thursday onwards, AQI will reach the upper end of the 'very poor' zone.

published on : 4th November 2021

Pet owners of Delhi have say on safe Diwali for their 'pur pals'

Although the Delhi Government has banned the sale and use of firecrackers, there have been reports of these being traded illegally in various city markets.

published on : 4th November 2021

Lights, festivities, nostalgia: Delhi residents speak about missing Diwali celebrations

On the occasion of Diwali, we speak to a few Delhiites who will miss out on celebrations as they spend the festival of lights away from home.

published on : 4th November 2021

Diwali 2021: Artisans of Delhi's Kumhar Gram light flames of hope

Despite better sales than last year, the untimely rain in October made it difficult for these potters to complete their orders on time.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Driving a pawsitive change for stray dogs in Delhi

Perroayuda Welfare Foundation has conducted drives in public places such as Connaught Place's Central Park, with about 80 volunteers feeding more than 150 stray dogs in a single location.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Schools, colleges in Delhi to reopen from November 1 amid strict Covid protocols

Schools will have to ensure that classes are conducted in a hybrid mode which means online classes will continue, he said.

published on : 27th October 2021

Delhi HC defers hearing on plea seeks grant of temporary fireworks licence to December 1

The licencing authority has opposed the plea challenging notifications on temporary fireworks and crackers and urged the Delhi High Court to dismiss it.

published on : 1st October 2021