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As odd-even scheme kicks in, Arvind Kejriwal, ministers carpool to work

Kejriwal carpooled with Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Kumar Jain and Labour Minister Gopal Rai to reach the Delhi Secretariat.

04 Nov 2019 1:26 PM

Air purifier deployed at Taj Mahal to tackle pollution

Pollution around the white marble mausoleum has been a cause of concern for a long time as it has been damaging the monument.

04 Nov 2019 10:09 AM

Odd-even scheme begins as national capital gasps under choking smog

The scheme will end on November 15 and is likely to be extended if pollution levels continue to remain in the severe category.

04 Nov 2019 8:14 AM

‘Odd-even’ starts today as smog swamps Delhi

The odd-even scheme will be applicable in Delhi from Nov. 4 to Nov. 15 from 8 am to 8 pm, except on Sundays.

04 Nov 2019 1:47 AM

Mumbai breathing much cleaner air post Diwali

Air quality between 0 and 50 in the AQI is considered “good” while that between 51 and 100 is considered “satisfactory”.

03 Nov 2019 2:48 AM


Merkel's remark on Delhi pollution, says good reason to replace diesel buses

The pitch came at a time when pollution made the air so toxic in New Delhi that officials were forced to declare a public health emergency.

02 Nov 2019 1:02 PM

Delhi air quality improves, pollution level still in ‘severe’ zone

A CPCB official said: 'Air quality has started improving. We are expecting further improvement by Sat evening.'

02 Nov 2019 10:16 AM

Delhi’s air quality dips overnight, breaches ‘severe+’ mark

The number of masked faces continued to grow as the city remained shrouded in pungent haze for the fourth consecutive day.

01 Nov 2019 10:10 AM

‘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

When will climate, bad air be a live poll issue?

In India, there have been several instances where public protests led to some changes or withdrawal of policy decisions.

31 Oct 2019 12:00 AM


Delhi's overall air quality improves to 'moderate' category

At 8 AM, the overall AQI of Delhi was docking at 129, which falls in the 'moderate' category.

20 Oct 2019 10:30 AM

Air quality ‘very poor’ at 17 out of 37 checkpoints

Thick blanket of smog covers entire region in morning.

17 Oct 2019 2:42 AM

Delhi’s air is worsening, some curbs start Oct 15

From October 15, stricter measures to fight air pollution will come into force in Delhi and its neighbourhood.

14 Oct 2019 4:41 AM

Waterlogging and traffic snarls in many parts as rain lashes Delhi-NCR

The relative humidity in these regions is likely to oscillate between 87 per cent to 92 per cent for the next few days.

18 Aug 2019 1:58 PM

Mumbai records best air quality for this year

Weathermen have attributed it to the good wind speed and moisture in the air.

28 Jun 2019 2:28 AM


Cyclone Vayu leads to cleanest city air quality

The overall PM10 levels were recorded at 48, which again falls under the “good” category.

14 Jun 2019 4:40 AM

India’s deadly gas chamber

Time and again this issue gets raised, noise is made, and then once again it dies out.

05 Jun 2019 2:24 AM

Google Street View cars measure air quality in Amsterdam

To measure air quality, Google's Street View cars will be equipped with air sensors.

17 May 2019 11:25 AM

Mumbai records 2019’s cleanest air

Navi Mumbai too recorded moderate air quality at AQI of 115.

12 May 2019 6:25 AM

Air pollution reducing lifespans in south-east Asia

Worsening air pollution reducing lifespans in Indonesia, which has lesser air pollution as compared to countries like India, Bangladesh and China.

29 Mar 2019 4:08 PM