Ghaziabad most polluted city in northern region

The NCAP has set a national level target of 20%-30% reduction in PM2.5 and PM10 concentrations by 2024 from the 2017 base year.

published on : 7th September 2022

Concern over air quality in Rourkela keeps OSPCB officials on toes

Earlier on the day, awareness rallies against air pollution were taken out at two locations of the city.

published on : 29th August 2022

Most cities covered under clean air programme showed improvement in PM10 levels: Government

The 132 non-attainment cities covered under NCAP did not meet the prescribed national ambient air quality standards for five consecutive years (2011-2015).

published on : 20th July 2022

Centre sanctions additional Rs 7.5 crore to Vijayawada Municipal Corporation to improve air quality 

In the first phase, works estimated around `31 crore, including installation of automatic air quality monitoring sensors, water fountains and battery charging-cumswapping stations etc.

published on : 28th June 2022

Bharat NCAP vehicle safety programme to be rolled out from April 2023

The testing protocol of Bharat NCAP shall be aligned with global crash-test protocols factoring in the existing Indian regulations.

published on : 25th June 2022

Gadkari approves draft for car safety ratings

The testing protocol of Bharat NCAP will be aligned with global crash test protocols factoring in the existing Indian regulations. 

published on : 25th June 2022

Automobiles will get 'Star Ratings' based on performance in crash tests: Gadkari

The Minister stressed that Star Ratings of Indian cars based on crash tests is extremely crucial to ensure to increase in the export-worthiness of Indian automobiles.

published on : 24th June 2022

Volkswagen India pulls plug on Polo hatchback

Volkswagen India has pulled the plug on the Polo hatchback, but is celebrating its iconic run in India with a special edition version known as the Legend.

published on : 12th April 2022