The plan came into force even as Delhi already encountered 9 days of ‘poor’ air quality in the first two weeks of October.
16 Oct 2018 1:51 AM
On Sunday, the air quality improved a bit from Saturday as the average Air Quality Index (AQI) was recorded at 204, as against Saturday’s 246.
15 Oct 2018 2:05 AM
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
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
Sharp jump in crop residue burning in Punjab, Haryana in last 10 days.
12 Oct 2018 2:14 AM
The harmful toxins in polluted air increases the risk of developing chronic kidney disease and are now being considered as a major risk factor.
08 Oct 2018 12:20 AM
The capital of France, which already holds an annual car-free day, is the most polluted city in Western Europe.
04 Oct 2018 5:36 PM
Researchers conducted study to determine if homeowners change way of living if they could visualise microscopic air pollutants in homes.
04 Oct 2018 2:43 PM
The civic body’s efforts to find alternate dump sites outside the city have also failed to materialise so far.
02 Oct 2018 1:45 AM
Medications can help strengthen the heart and minimize fluid build-up in the body.
28 Sep 2018 12:34 PM
“No construction material should be kept in the open and regular sprinkling of water at all construction sites must be done.
27 Sep 2018 1:55 AM
Worldwide, about seven percent of people over 65 suffer from Alzheimer's or some form of dementia.
19 Sep 2018 4:30 PM
Air pollution has long been linked to increased risk of heart ailments, yet less is known about how they alter structure, function of heart.
17 Sep 2018 9:11 AM
Disability adjusted life years or DALYs are years of healthy life lost to premature death and suffering.
13 Sep 2018 1:22 AM
The chief minister expressed happiness saying that the fight against the air pollution had taken shape of a festive occasion.
09 Sep 2018 1:10 AM
Analysts, however, are sceptical about the Adani Group’s defeat.
08 Sep 2018 2:06 AM
The Cabinet also granted an approval to provide subsidy up to Rs 1 lakh to the industries that switch to the Piped Natural Gas (PNG).
05 Sep 2018 12:53 AM
To top this, most of these vehicles are found to be using less eco-friendly fuel, such as LPG and CNG.
01 Sep 2018 1:34 AM
Aurangabad had the highest number of one star industries, in sugar, pharmaceuticals, paper and metal sectors.
29 Aug 2018 2:15 AM
NGT seeks report on issue within 2 months.
27 Aug 2018 12:35 AM