On Nov 8, the contribution of the dust storm was 40 per cent, eclipsing the emissions from crop burning, which stood at 25 per cent.
16 Nov 2017 2:55 PM
The EPCA lifted the measure on Thursday citing 'problems' in its effective enforcement, which has led to parking on the roads.
16 Nov 2017 1:21 PM
The oil ministry said all vehicles plying in the capital will have to move to the new fuel from April 2018 to reduce emissions.
15 Nov 2017 6:49 PM
Meanwhile, Punjab CM snubbed Kejriwal's request to meet him and urged him to refrain from trying to politicise the issue.
15 Nov 2017 2:41 PM
The chief minister is accompanied by Delhi Environment Minister Imran Hussain and another senior official.
15 Nov 2017 11:04 AM
India's leaders have been criticised for failing to tackle Delhi pollution, which experts say is wiping yrs off the lives of its citizens.
14 Nov 2017 5:31 PM
Storm in eyes, troubled folks, but why is ‘Saheb’ quiet, questions Cong V-P.
14 Nov 2017 2:05 AM
The govt scrapped plans to implement odd-even scheme after NGT said there won't be exemption for women, two-wheelers and govt servants.
13 Nov 2017 9:49 PM
Burning of crop residues by farmers in neighbouring states has been blamed for the toxic smog enveloping Delhi during the winter season.
13 Nov 2017 8:30 PM
According to the MeT department, moderate fog will prevail Delhi tomorrow morning and mostly clear sky during the day.
13 Nov 2017 1:43 AM
The pollution monitoring authorities said there may be some respite from Monday evening as surface winds will gain momentum.
12 Nov 2017 9:22 PM
In Delhi, local industry, coal-fired power plants and a growing number of cars on the roads have added to the crisis.
12 Nov 2017 2:49 PM
Delhi govt on Saturday called off odd-even rule, which was to be implemented for 5 days after NGT ordered withdrawal of exemptions under it.
11 Nov 2017 8:06 PM
According to the Met department, humidity levels in the national capital shot up to 91 per cent on Saturday morning.
11 Nov 2017 6:37 PM
The green bench had ordered that no exemption should be allowed to 'any person or officer and two-wheelers'.
11 Nov 2017 4:12 PM
Earlier on Saturday, the NGT asked the AAP govt the rationale behind implementing the odd-even scheme in the city.
11 Nov 2017 1:12 PM
The odd-even car rationing scheme will be rolled out in Delhi from November 13 as part of its pollution-tackling plan.
10 Nov 2017 9:55 AM
The decision comes as air pollution levels rose in Delhi, NCR and neighbouring states for the third consecutive day on Thursday.
09 Nov 2017 3:20 PM
Air quality in Delhi-NCR has been at the season's worst for the last couple of days with complaints of a 'gas chamber' like situation.
09 Nov 2017 1:08 PM
Varun Dhawan, Parineeti Chopra, Arjun Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao and Dia Mirza were those who took to social media on the issue.
09 Nov 2017 12:04 PM