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‘Air quality has taken a hit due to dust storms’

Panel advisory to chief secys of Delhi-NCR states.

14 Jun 2018 5:13 AM

Delhi air quality beyond ‘severe’ due to dust storm in western India

The air quality index at several places in Delhi showed the PM10 level cross the 500-mark, the Central Pollution Control Board data showed.

13 Jun 2018 2:38 PM

Delhi-NCR in grip of ozone build-up, says CSE analysis

R.K. Puram, Najafgarh, Nehru Nagar, Sonia Vihar vulnerable.

08 Jun 2018 5:40 AM

Mumbai’s air is getting worse day by day: NGO

Praja has gathered the data of air quality through an Right to Information query to the Central Pollution Control Board.

27 Apr 2018 2:11 AM

Air quality takes turn for worse

The maximum temperature recorded for Sunday was 33.2 degrees, at par with the normal average for March.

26 Mar 2018 1:31 AM


City air quality dips again after a brief breather

The air quality was in the moderate category for few days but turned ‘poor’ with the levels of PM 2.5 climbing twice the prescribed standards.

10 Mar 2018 2:11 AM

Mumbai air dips to ‘poor’ levels, emissions blamed

Humidity levels for Tuesday were recorded at 91 per cent, which is 24 per cent above normal.

21 Feb 2018 6:44 AM

Greenpeace warns state, curb power plants’ emissions

Mumbai experienced hazardous air pollution levels in the past week.

10 Feb 2018 6:08 AM

Thick haze layer envelopes city

The overall AQI level of Mumbai was recorded at 263 on Thursday.

09 Feb 2018 3:28 AM

Mumbai’s polluted air fares worse than Delhi

The pollutant levels in the city recorded were higher than Delhi, which had an AQI level of 218 on Wednesday.

08 Feb 2018 3:30 AM


Cold wave in Delhi impedes rail services, 18 trains cancelled

As cold wave still continues in Delhi, minimum temperature was recorded at 9 degree Celsius and maximum temperature at 23 degree Celsius.

07 Feb 2018 2:13 PM

Mumbai’s air quality dips to poor again

According to SAFAR officials, the rise in the AQI levels is due to the fluctuations in temperature.

05 Feb 2018 2:02 AM

Roads packed with cars lead to dip in air quality

Traffic experts have asserted that increase in the number of vehicles on the roads is the obvious reason behind the speed-decrease.

25 Jan 2018 3:21 AM

Air quality falls to ‘hazardous’ levels

The value on the air quality index (AQI) at 6 pm was recorded at 410.

03 Jan 2018 12:53 AM

Mumbai wakes to ‘very poor’ air on January 1

As per SAFAR’s data, PM 2.5 was recorded at 306 for Mazgaon and BKC, while for Colaba it was 305.

02 Jan 2018 6:38 AM


Drop in air quality may mat New Year spirit

Experts said that the temperatures are likely to fall 5 degrees Celsius in the next two days.

30 Dec 2017 1:23 AM

SAFAR predicts ‘very poor’ air quality on Thursday

Mumbai recorded an AQI of 210 while Navi Mumbai recorded an AQI of 285.

28 Dec 2017 6:59 AM

Fog hits train services, air quality dips to ‘very poor’ category in Delhi

The Air Quality Index (AQI), as recorded by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), reflected the rise in the pollution levels.

26 Dec 2017 11:08 AM

Delhi air quality in ‘severe’ category

The AQI was recorded at 372, which falls in the ‘very poor’ category. It was dangerously close to the 400 mark, which is under the ‘severe’ category.

26 Dec 2017 1:35 AM

After a day of breathing easy, air is ‘poor’ again

On Sunday, after a long gap, Delhiites got to breathe easy as the air quality index was in the ‘moderate’ category, at 198.

19 Dec 2017 2:15 AM