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Air quality improves due to strong winds, but still ‘poor’

The national capital witnessed a dip in pollution levels on Saturday morning even as the air quality in the city remained in the “severe” category.

18 Nov 2019 2:29 AM

Recess in excess

Both private and government schools have been shut twice since the readings of the capital’s Air Quality Index soared post-Diwali.

17 Nov 2019 12:23 AM

No extension of odd-even scheme, will take final call on Monday: Kejriwal

'We do not want people to undergo unnecessary inconvenience,' Kejriwal said at press conference here.

15 Nov 2019 12:38 PM

Delhi's air quality still in 'severe' zone, improvement likely from tomorrow

According to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the air quality index (AQI) was 465 at 6.30am.

15 Nov 2019 9:23 AM

Mumbai’s air quality plunges

According to weathermen, the city’s air quality is likely to see a further dip in the coming days once the mercury starts falling.

15 Nov 2019 3:31 AM

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Kejriwal govt has not dealt with major causes of pollution in their term: Vijay Goel

'In its last year of governance, Kejriwal enacted the odd-even rule which is just a drama,' Goel said.

14 Nov 2019 1:54 PM

Delhi schools shut till Nov 15 amid high air pollution

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) also advised people to avoid outdoor exposure and work from home.

14 Nov 2019 8:28 AM

Odd-even scheme may get extended, says Delhi CM as air quality worsens

Kejriwal said: 'Air quality got better by October 10, but after stubble-burning in Punjab and Haryana, pollution levels increased again.'

13 Nov 2019 2:13 PM

Delhi's 'severe' air pollution likely to drop to 'emergency' today

Meteorologists said Delhi recorded on Tuesday morning a minimum temperature of 11.7 degrees Celsius, the season's lowest so far.

13 Nov 2019 8:44 AM

Let’s stop polluted Uttarakhand from going the Delhi way

The rising level of pollution is not limited to Delhi or NCR only, but is also engulfing the hill state of Uttarakhand.

13 Nov 2019 1:40 AM

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Air quality remains ‘poor’, 23 polluting units closed

The AQI in adjoining areas of Noida, Greater Noida, Faridabad and Gurgaon was registered at 302, 297, 251 and 253 respectively.

11 Nov 2019 6:09 AM

Delhi's air quality remains in 'very poor' category despite rainfall

The Center-run SAFAR has advised people to reduce prolonged or heavy exertion.

08 Nov 2019 12:35 PM

Pak may have released poisonous gas to pollute air in India: UP BJP leader

BJP leader criticised Delhi CM Kejriwal for blaming stubble burning in Haryana and Punjab for alarming pollution levels in NCR.

06 Nov 2019 9:05 AM

Find permanent cure for Delhi pollution, PMO tells 3 states

PMO asked Haryana and Punjab to provide details of measures adopted to prevent fresh cases of stubble burning over the last 24 hours.

05 Nov 2019 10:46 AM

From ‘severe’ to ‘very poor’: Delhi air quality improves, expected to get better

The average air quality index (AQI) was recorded 370 at 7.30 am.

05 Nov 2019 9:09 AM

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BJP's Vijay Goel protests against odd-even scheme, pays Rs 4000 as fine

Reacting to Goel's protest, Sisodia said the BJP leader's job was to do politics and he had no solution to the problem.

04 Nov 2019 3:31 PM

Farmers continue to burn stubble in Punjab, air quality index remains severe

Air Quality Index (AQI) is severe and a layer of smog has covered the area in the national capital and its neighbouring state.

04 Nov 2019 2:24 PM

‘Delhi choking every year’: SC raps Centre, state govt over rising pollution level

The Supreme Court also asked the Punjab and Haryana government to reduce stubble burning.

04 Nov 2019 2:22 PM

As odd-even scheme kicks in, Arvind Kejriwal, ministers carpool to work

Kejriwal carpooled with Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Kumar Jain and Labour Minister Gopal Rai to reach the Delhi Secretariat.

04 Nov 2019 1:26 PM

Air purifier deployed at Taj Mahal to tackle pollution

Pollution around the white marble mausoleum has been a cause of concern for a long time as it has been damaging the monument.

04 Nov 2019 10:09 AM

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