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Delhi’s air quality improves a little, still at ‘very poor’ level

Twenty-four areas in Delhi recorded “severe” air quality, while it was “very poor” in eight areas, the CPCB said.

06 Jan 2019 7:16 AM

Finally, breather for Delhiites as city’s air better than last 4 days

EPCA Chairman Bhure Lal said the conditions will get better in the coming days with improved meteorological conditions.

27 Dec 2018 2:53 AM

CPCB calls for special anti-pollution drive in NCR areas battling severe pollution

According to data, 19 areas in Delhi have been identified where special anti-pollution drive would be carried out.

12 Dec 2018 5:39 PM

New Delhi's air quality 'very poor', pollution likely to rise

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recorded an overall AQI of 314, which falls in the 'very poor' category.

03 Dec 2018 2:21 PM

Delhi's overall air quality 'very poor', some areas record 'severe' pollution

According to the Centre-run SAFAR, the overall air quality index in the city was recorded at 387, which falls in the 'very poor' category.

21 Nov 2018 12:36 PM


Arvind Kejriwal under fire over reported Dubai trip amid pollution crisis

For a second year the chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal, has likened Delhi to a 'gas chamber' because of the pollution.

10 Nov 2018 7:07 PM

Delhi to plunge in lethal post-Diwali smog despite new measures

Air quality will be 'bad' on November 8 even if 'partial toxic crackers' are burned compared to last year.

06 Nov 2018 9:44 AM

Thick smog covers Delhi before Diwali, pollution 20 times over safe limit

On Monday, the levels of the pollutant PM2.5 was at a “severe” 644 or 20 times the safe limit prescribed by World Health Organisation.

05 Nov 2018 10:47 AM

Is he really an IIT graduate? Amarinder Singh jabs Arvind Kejriwal

Amarinder Singh presented certain figures to rubbish the claims and asked the Delhi chief minister to check facts before blaming Punjab.

04 Nov 2018 7:15 PM

Delhi's air quality on the brink of turning 'severe', say authorities

Overall air quality index of Delhi was recorded at 392, which falls in the 'very poor' category and is just 8 points from turning severe.

01 Nov 2018 12:28 PM


Delhi air ‘very poor’ first time this season

Wind now flowing from stubble burning areas in Punjab, Haryana.

18 Oct 2018 1:02 AM

Delhi's air quality reaches 'very poor', inches towards 'severe' category

Overall Air Quality Index of Delhi was recorded at 309, according to data of the Centre-run System of Air Quality Forecasting and Research.

17 Oct 2018 4:28 PM

‘Air quality remains poor for second day’

The overall air quality index (AQI) recorded at 4 pm on Tuesday was 256 which falls under ‘poor’ category.

10 Oct 2018 5:52 AM

Wind direction changes, air ‘poor’

Ghaziabad and Gurgaon recorded “very poor” air quality at 302 and 336 respectively, according to the CPCB data.

07 Oct 2018 5:15 AM

City continues to reel under poor air quality

The city’s population of 19 million is at severe health risk from the polluted air.

16 Aug 2018 2:51 AM


After brief respite, Delhi air quality ‘poor’ again

Atmosphere was totally cleaned up owing to the continuous rains over the past few days.

03 Aug 2018 2:04 AM

‘Good’ air quality in city backed by incessant rain

The PM10 and PM2.5 levels were recorded at 39 and 26 microgramme per cubic metre (ug/m3).

28 Jul 2018 4:24 AM

Monsoon showers fail to clean up air in Delhi

Meanwhile, the meteorological department has said that the rainfall Delhi has received till now is in excess of the seasonal average.

22 Jul 2018 2:19 AM

Air quality‘satisfactory’ for fourthday in a row

Their concentration is likely to come down further on Sunday, as per forecast by Safar. 

01 Jul 2018 2:38 AM

Gurdwara Rakabganj Sahib’s pilot project to lower pollution

Biotech filters for cleaning polluted air have been installed in an open space on the gurdwara premises.

14 Jun 2018 5:45 AM