Average 24-hour AQI at 4 pm on Sunday was 251 in Ghaziabad, 238 in Noida, 224 in Greater Noida, 218 in Faridabad and 209 in Gurgaon
07 Feb 2021 8:00 PM
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07 Dec 2019 11:09 AM
The air quality index standards for PM 10 and PM 2.5 at Lodhi was at 105 and 86, respectively.
28 Nov 2019 10:13 AM
As per IMD, strong surface winds are expected during day time that is expected to further improve the air quality.
25 Nov 2019 9:53 AM
With a sunny morning, the residents took a sigh of relief hoping to see brighter mornings in the upcoming days.
18 Nov 2019 9:35 AM
The spike in air pollution in the national capital is primarily due to insufficient rainfall and low wind speed.
17 Nov 2019 10:03 AM
The Chief Minister had said that state government will take a decision on Monday on the continuation of the scheme.
16 Nov 2019 9:17 AM
According to weathermen, the city’s air quality is likely to see a further dip in the coming days once the mercury starts falling.
15 Nov 2019 3:31 AM
The air quality remained in the “severe” category on Thursday and the Delhi-NCR region was shrouded by a thick layer of toxic smog.
15 Nov 2019 3:08 AM
On Tuesday, Delhi’s overall air quality index read 417 at 12.30 pm. It was 360 at 4.00 pm on Monday.
13 Nov 2019 1:53 AM
At 9:36 am, the air quality index (AQI) was 414. The AQI at Bawana, Wazirpur, Anand Vihar and Rohini was 445, 442, 442 and 440 respectively.
12 Nov 2019 11:16 AM
With winter setting in, a dip in minimum temperature makes the air cold and heavy leading to accumulation of pollutants close to the ground.
11 Nov 2019 11:08 AM
The Center-run SAFAR has advised people to reduce prolonged or heavy exertion.
10 Nov 2019 9:49 AM
The National Capital Region has been engulfed in a thick blanket of smog since Diwali on October 27.
05 Nov 2019 10:53 AM
What most of them pointed out was the fact that this is not the first time Delhiites have been suffering owing to the pollution.
04 Nov 2019 4:07 PM
No amount of incentives seems to convince farmers not to burn the straw left from the harvest.
04 Nov 2019 12:07 AM
'We have to take this as public health emergency as air pollution will have adverse health impact on all,' EPCA chairperson said.
01 Nov 2019 1:25 PM
AAP government to distribute masks among school children from tomorrow.
31 Oct 2019 1:38 AM
CSE experts analysed real-time data for the Delhi-NCR region to show bursting of crackers “ushered in the season’s first severe pollution peak.”
30 Oct 2019 2:51 AM
The timely setting in of sea breeze also contributed to good air quality, according to the IMD official.
23 Oct 2019 2:01 AM