The dust pollution in Mumbai is prevalent due to ongoing development projects however measures have been taken to control it.
22 Jan 2020 7:22 AM
According to the CPCB report in 2017, it was estimated that around 25,940 tonnes of plastic waste is generated every day in India.
26 Nov 2019 12:56 AM
In NCR, Ghaziabad, Noida and Greater Noida recorded ‘very poor’ air quality while Gurgaon recorded poor air quality, it said.
31 Jan 2019 7:37 AM
According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data, the overall air quality index (AQI) in the city was 399.
21 Jan 2019 9:33 AM
The tribunal deferred the matter for hearing after it was informed that the Supreme Court is also seized of the issue.
17 Jan 2019 12:36 PM
‘Submit an action plan to the tribunal within three months’
15 Jan 2019 12:53 AM
Air quality severe as wind speed drops.
13 Jan 2019 1:19 AM
EPCA Chairman Bhure Lal said the conditions will get better in the coming days with improved meteorological conditions.
27 Dec 2018 2:53 AM
The highest was recorded on November 8, a day after Diwali, when the AQI touched 571.
24 Dec 2018 7:33 AM
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recorded an overall AQI of 314, which falls in the 'very poor' category.
03 Dec 2018 2:21 PM
It said that 20 areas in the national capital recorded “very poor” air quality while it was “poor” in six areas.
30 Nov 2018 5:16 AM
The overall AQI was 401, falling in 'severe' category, the highest this season, Central Pollution Control Board said.
30 Oct 2018 5:22 PM
SC directed transport department to announce that 15-year-old petrol, 10-year-old diesel vehicles would be impounded if found plying.
29 Oct 2018 5:13 PM
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recorded the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi at 328 at 4 pm.
25 Oct 2018 1:19 AM
Officials said this is the first time that the teams were fanned in the NCR regions too. Earlier, they used to be deployed only in Delhi.
12 Oct 2018 2:21 AM
The tribunal asked the chief secretary to send the compliance report by November 30 by e-mail and posted the matter for consideration on December 3.
10 Oct 2018 6:16 AM
The MPCB has entrusted NEERI with the task of preparation of the draft action plan for mitigating the river pollution.
03 Oct 2018 1:43 AM
Atmosphere was totally cleaned up owing to the continuous rains over the past few days.
03 Aug 2018 2:04 AM
The submission was opposed by advocate Siddhartha Singh, appearing for petitioner Balbir Singh.
28 Jul 2018 5:03 AM
The committee members were directed to send the samples for tests to ascertain whether it was human or bird excreta.
22 May 2018 6:06 AM