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Patralekha Chatterjee | Tackle toxic air now: It’s ruining our lives, future

It is also glaringly obvious that apart from killing us slowly, toxic air is taking a huge toll on India’s economy

17 Dec 2022 12:05 AM

Delhi's air quality nears 'severe' zone; GRAP stage three likely to kick in

The overall Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi stood at 398 at 11 am, worsening from 357 at 4 pm on Friday

29 Oct 2022 2:15 PM

Rely upon statistical based model of wind pattern to curb Delhi air pollution: SC

The SC said due to the seriousness of the issue it will continue to hear the matter and posted the case for the next hearing on November 29

24 Nov 2021 12:30 PM

Delhi's air quality improves on the back of winds

Winds gusting up to 20 kmph on Sunday and 25 kmph on Monday led to a marked improvement in the air quality and improved visibility

23 Nov 2021 10:42 AM

Delhi's air quality improves slightly, moves to 'very poor' from 'severe'

The air quality index of neighbouring areas of Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon and Noida was recorded at 312, 368, 301 and 357, respectively

14 Nov 2021 11:31 AM

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Delhi gasps for fresh air as AQI dips to 'severe category'

The System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research said that the air quality index in Delhi is at 499, in the 'severe category'

13 Nov 2021 10:13 AM

Not just Delhi-NCR: NGT bans crackers in cities with 'poor' or 'worse' air quality

The NGT order comes amidst speculation of a second wave of coronavirus pandemic just ahead of Diwali

09 Nov 2020 2:46 PM

Mumbai’s air quality slips to poor: SAFAR

Weathermen attributed the increase in air pollution to the fluctuating temperatures which have ranged between 10 and 13.

21 Jan 2020 2:07 AM

Delhi pollution levels remain 'severe', citizens advised to avoid outdoor activities

An advisory has asked people to keep windows of their houses closed and asthmatics to keep medicines handy.

02 Jan 2020 10:12 AM

Mumbai reels under ‘poor’ air, rain likely today

An overall AQI of above 200 was recorded in city, according to SAFAR.

22 Dec 2019 6:36 AM

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Delhi chokes again as air quality plunges to 'severe'

The air quality index (AQI) in the city was recorded at 407 at 8:00 am.

12 Dec 2019 9:01 AM

Delhi gasps for clean air, AQI remains in 'very poor' category

The AQI near Chandni Chowk, Airport Terminal 3 and Delhi University stood at 453, 377 and 313 respectively.

11 Dec 2019 9:36 AM

Delhi's air quality remains poor for 7th consecutive day

In the National Capital Region, Ghaziabad performed the worst as its AQI was recorded at 400.

10 Dec 2019 11:47 AM

Delhi air in 'very poor' category for third consecutive day, AQI crosses 380 mark

The Centre-run SAFAR has advised people residing in the national capital to reduce prolonged or heavy exertion.

07 Dec 2019 10:33 AM

Delhi's air quality turns 'very poor', crosses 300 mark for first time in 11 days

The air quality index in the city crossed the 300 mark for the first time in 11 days and stood at 339 at 8 am.

05 Dec 2019 10:48 AM

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04 Dec 2019 12:38 AM

Despite early morning drizzle, Delhi's air quality remains in 'poor' zone

The capital received a drizzle in the morning but it did not bring down the pollution levels.

26 Nov 2019 10:59 AM

Air quality in Delhi continues to deteriorate, likely to become ‘severe’ today

Kuldeep Srivastava, head of IMD said: 'The wind speed will remain low till Friday afternoon, after which it will start picking up.'

22 Nov 2019 9:54 AM

'Very poor' air quality leaves Delhi gasping for breath, AQI likely to fall into 'severe' zone

On Thursday, the overall Air Quality Index of the national capital is 312 with PM 10 at 142 and PM 2.5 at 72.

21 Nov 2019 9:57 AM

BJP, AAP turned Delhi from greenest to most polluted in 5 years: Cong

Congress leader Arvinder Singh Lovely also hit out at BJP Lok Sabha MPs in Delhi for having 'casual approach' towards mitigating pollution.

21 Nov 2019 9:32 AM

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