Praja has gathered the data of air quality through an Right to Information query to the Central Pollution Control Board.
27 Apr 2018 2:11 AM
Ghazipur landfill site, which was fully saturated way back in 2000 still gets 1,600 metric tonnes of waste per day.
24 Apr 2018 6:38 AM
Notably, the colony is mostly inhabited by poor people who lack the basic amenities.
22 Apr 2018 5:52 AM
The plea had also claimed that these brick kilns were running without obtaining necessary clearances from statutory authorities concerned.
06 Apr 2018 6:49 AM
The air quality was in the moderate category for few days but turned ‘poor’ with the levels of PM 2.5 climbing twice the prescribed standards.
10 Mar 2018 2:11 AM
Officials asserted that Mumbai roads need to be pothole-free to prevent accumulation of dust and also prevent traffic congestion .
23 Feb 2018 7:51 AM
Teams empowered to take ‘on-the-spot’ action, says Vardhan.
07 Feb 2018 2:46 AM
However, the MPCB is set to address both the issues as per the draft action plan for Mumbai.
03 Feb 2018 5:29 AM
Traffic experts have asserted that increase in the number of vehicles on the roads is the obvious reason behind the speed-decrease.
25 Jan 2018 3:21 AM
The stations are located in Pitampura, Siri Fort, Janakpuri, Nizamuddin, Shahzada Bagh and Shahdara.
11 Jan 2018 1:53 AM
CPCB officials maintained that there has been a huge improvement in regulation of noise levels across the city.
07 Jan 2018 1:39 AM
Plan divided into four categories to combat different levels of air pollution in Delhi.
28 Dec 2017 1:56 AM
The Air Quality Index (AQI), as recorded by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), reflected the rise in the pollution levels.
26 Dec 2017 11:08 AM
At least 10 trains were cancelled,17 delayed and 2 rescheduled as visibility was down to 1200 metres.
11 Dec 2017 4:12 PM
National Green Tribunal also slammed authorities for holding the India-Sri Lanka cricket match despite bad air quality.
04 Dec 2017 3:34 PM
Chances of it deteriorating further in coming days less, says govt body.
21 Nov 2017 1:48 AM
The Central Pollution Control Board's (CPCB) National Air Quality Index has Delhi in the 'very poor' zone with a score of 326.
20 Nov 2017 6:20 PM
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has amassed Rs 62 crore as one per cent cess from dealers selling diesel cars.
15 Nov 2017 5:11 PM
The CPCB’s air quality index for the day (based on pollution levels till 5 pm) had a score of 403, as against Friday’s 468.
12 Nov 2017 2:09 AM
NGT also asked the government to give an undertaking that it will roll out odd-even only when the particulate matter levels are over 300.
10 Nov 2017 4:15 PM