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Delhi’s air quality continues to be ‘poor’

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recorded the city’s overall AQI at 252 at 11 am.

24 Oct 2018 1:26 AM

Haze engulfs Delhi as air quality takes a nosedive

Expected to worsen further, several areas of city inching closer to severe zone.

21 Oct 2018 1:15 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

NGT asks state, centre to act upon air quality

The NGT has highlighted that the measures to control the air pollution should be done in a time bound manner.

14 Oct 2018 6:13 AM

After brief respite, city’s air quality deteriorates again

The average AQI of the day as per Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) was recorded at 262, under “poor” category.

14 Oct 2018 2:43 AM


CPCB report: Noise levels above limit

The report reveals that silence zones of Wadala and Vashi exceeded permissible noise levels every day in 2017.

11 Oct 2018 5:46 AM

‘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

NGT refuses to review order on action plan for pollution

The NGT had divided air pollution into four categories — Category I (Average), II (Severe), III (Critical) and IV (Environmental Eme-rgency).

25 Sep 2018 1:25 AM

Cities fail to create action plan to combat pollution

It deals with effective measures to manage air pollution.

24 Aug 2018 1:54 AM


Submit action plan on e-waste within 3 months: National Green Tribunal

Scientific disposal of e-waste is an important factor for protecting the environment, says panel.

23 Aug 2018 6:17 AM

Mithi ranks number 1 in terms of sewage

The 2017 CPCB report was submitted in the Bombay high court on Monday while hearing a petition seeking river rejuvenation policy in Maharashtra.

14 Aug 2018 2:24 AM

NGT seeks govt agencies reponse on dust emissions

Non-compliance of environment laws at these construction sites by respondents is willful default.

07 Jul 2018 5:26 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

Delhi L-G halts civil construction activities till June 17

The L-G said that a massive afforestation drive would be conducted across Delhi from July 15 to September 15.

14 Jun 2018 6:31 PM


‘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

BNPM gets green nod to increase bank note paper production

Raw material used for manufacturing of currency paper is 100 per cent cotton sourced from neighbouring countries.

21 May 2018 1:49 PM

Civic body told to file reply on plea against two landfills

Gujran to the EDMC for handling and processing waste.

15 May 2018 6:44 AM

10 new air monitoring stations in final phase

Stations were delayed due to technical issues.

13 May 2018 2:22 AM