28 areas recorded air quality in the ‘severe’ category, while 7 areas recorded ‘very poor’ air quality, according to the CPCB.
12 Nov 2018 12:08 AM
Pollution same as smoking 15-20 cigarettes a day, ‘severe’ deterioration from Mon likely.
04 Nov 2018 12:55 AM
Air quality is predicted to remain 'very poor', for next two days. Experts say stubble burning in Punjab, Haryana is increasing pollution.
25 Oct 2018 11:18 AM
Stubble burning in neighbouring states of Punjab and Haryana is taking a toll on the city's atmosphere.
20 Oct 2018 11:47 AM
Despite being prohibited from burning the farm residue, farmers continue to do so, owing to the lack of feasible alternatives.
18 Oct 2018 1:47 PM
Air Quality Index in Delhi on Saturday is 699 which is much higher than 'severe' level. Mumbai continues to have haze cover the skyline.
13 Oct 2018 1:43 PM
Only a handful of India's 100 most polluted cities have action plans to combat pollution, despite being asked by the govt to do so in 2015.
16 May 2018 3:07 PM
The WHO data also said that nine out of 10 people in the world breathe air containing high levels of pollutants.
02 May 2018 8:30 AM
Meanwhile, the Delhi government tested an anti-smog gun in Anand Vihar, one of the pollution hotspots in the city.
21 Dec 2017 6:27 AM
Amid dense smog, Mumbai records poorest Diwali AQI after Diwali.
10 Dec 2017 1:37 AM