The PM2.5 levels stood at 346 micrograms per cubic metre, around six times more than the safe limit
12 Nov 2021 11:50 AM
The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) said the ongoing smog episode is a public health emergency
11 Nov 2021 11:56 AM
As the skies hung heavy and acrid over the region, people complained of itchy throat and watery eyes
05 Nov 2020 12:26 PM
Mothers-to-be fear for their unborn in smog-choked Delhi.
09 Nov 2019 1:00 PM
The railway services have been hampered due to low visibility as a layer of fog has engulfed the national capital.
29 Dec 2017 2:40 PM
The concentration of pollutants will rise till at least December 29 due to low velocity wind and the coming down of the atmospheric layer.
26 Dec 2017 9:09 PM
The pollution levels did not drop despite the water sprayed from the device, which costs around Rs 20 lakh per unit.
20 Dec 2017 4:36 PM
Weather forecast said the sky is likely to be enveloped by clouds over Delhi-NCR on Tuesday as well.
12 Dec 2017 10:34 AM
Delhi is in news since last several days as the air quality in the Delhi-NCR region has been ranging between 'very poor' and 'severe'.
07 Dec 2017 5:02 PM
Doctors also pointed out how air purifiers aren't helping much as they only work in closed rooms like air conditioners.
07 Dec 2017 2:49 PM
New Delhi recently came to a standstill as smog forced schools to shut down, flights cancelled and construction activities were banned.
07 Dec 2017 3:05 AM
Pollution levels are high, without any doubt.
06 Dec 2017 1:23 AM
National Green Tribunal also slammed authorities for holding the India-Sri Lanka cricket match despite bad air quality.
04 Dec 2017 3:34 PM
The weatherman has forecast a partly clear sky later on Monday and mist on Tuesday morning.
04 Dec 2017 12:57 PM
The Delhi data scientist said that a lot of people can not afford the masks but Obama wearing one might spur authorities into action.
01 Dec 2017 9:12 AM
The environment secretary said there was a “lot of ground to cover” and it was not always the rulebook that should decide actions, but the concern.
28 Nov 2017 1:41 AM
A SC-appointed environment board said that particles from coal and diesel are more harmful than wind-blown dust.
19 Nov 2017 5:55 PM
At least 49 trains delayed, 14 rescheduled and one cancelled in Delhi due to low visibility and operational reasons.
18 Nov 2017 12:00 PM
The diplomat told the MEA that this is an issue affecting 22 million people in the Capital and not just the diplomatic community.
18 Nov 2017 2:50 AM
Around 35,000 are taking part in race including athletes like Geoffrey Kipkorir Kirui, winner of this year's men's world marathon.
17 Nov 2017 3:15 PM