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‘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

Delhi T20I: 'Match between India and Bangladesh not called off yet'

Bangladesh players were seen training with masks for three days straight on the build-up for the match.

03 Nov 2019 3:49 PM

Amid low visibility, toxic air quality, India-B'desh face each other in 1st T20I

The air quality in the national capital worsened today and plummeted to 'hazardous' category.

03 Nov 2019 3:22 PM

Delhi T20I: B'desh players train with masks as air quality drops in national capital

The air quality in Delhi continues to deteriorate and it has slipped into the 'severe' category in several places across the city.

01 Nov 2019 12:39 PM

‘Gas chamber’: Kejriwal blames Haryana, Punjab for pollution level in Delhi

The air quality has remained hazardous in the national capital for the past several days.

01 Nov 2019 9:50 AM


No match should occur in Delhi until pollution is under control: Gautam Gambhir

Gambhir had challenged Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to tell the people what he has done in the last four-and-a-half years.

31 Oct 2019 3:53 PM

CPCB calls for special anti-pollution drive in NCR areas battling severe pollution

According to data, 19 areas in Delhi have been identified where special anti-pollution drive would be carried out.

12 Dec 2018 5:39 PM

Delhi: Air pollution at 'very poor' category, situation likely to worsen

SAFAR has predicted that air quality is likely to remain in the same category with a slight decline by tomorrow due to enhanced wind speed.

01 Dec 2018 4:50 PM

Thick layer of smog engulfs Delhi, air quality falls to 'very poor' category

SAFAR has predicted that the air quality of the region is likely to show slight improvement due to the change in wind speed.

29 Nov 2018 4:05 PM

Arvind Kejriwal under fire over reported Dubai trip amid pollution crisis

For a second year the chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal, has likened Delhi to a 'gas chamber' because of the pollution.

10 Nov 2018 7:07 PM


Air quality improves slightly, diesel curbs likely

Environment body urges Delhiites to use public transport from November 1 to 10.

01 Nov 2018 12:55 AM

Sharmistha blames AAP, Centre for pollution woes

She said that the fire at the Bhalswa landfill will also add to the woes while both the governments were indulging in blame-game.

24 Oct 2018 1:26 AM

No respite as air quality in Delhi remains in 'poor' category

Stubble burning in neighbouring states of Punjab and Haryana is taking a toll on the city's atmosphere.

20 Oct 2018 11:47 AM

Delhi's air quality continues to remain poor

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

Delhi air quality above hazardous levels, haze envelopes Mumbai

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


Blue for petrol, orange for diesel: SC accepts proposal for colour-coded stickers on vehicles

The bench asked Ministry to implement use of coloured stickers on vehicles plying in Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) by September 30.

13 Aug 2018 5:15 PM

Pollution level in Delhi improved in last 2 years: Government

Harsh Vardhan said over last two years continuously, number of 'good days' for Delhi have improved and number of bad days have decreased.

07 Aug 2018 1:24 PM

Delhi air pollution led to 15,000 premature deaths in 2016: Study

Shanghai was ranked first in most premature deaths at 17,600 and Beijing second with 18,200 deaths due to PM 2.5 pollutant.

14 Jul 2018 8:13 AM

Death toll rises to 17 in Northeast rains, drizzle expected in Delhi

The total number of people dead in the northeast has risen to 17, officials said.

17 Jun 2018 11:58 AM

Air purifiers bought for PM’s offices as pollution choked Delhi: report

The purchases came as Prime Minister Narendra Modi faced criticism for not taking effective steps to improve air quality in Delhi.

20 Mar 2018 5:03 PM