Earlier, the two sides had exchanged sweets on the occasion of Eid al-Adha and India's 72nd Independence Day.
07 Nov 2018 2:13 PM
Delhi's air quality is expected to deteriorate to 'severe plus emergency' category after Diwali, SAFAR said.
07 Nov 2018 12:45 PM
A case has been registered and investigation is going on to trace the source of the recovered firecrackers or explosive items, police said.
04 Nov 2018 12:56 PM
On October 9, the Supreme Court banned the sale of firecrackers in Delhi and NCR till November 1, to reduce high levels of pollution.
23 Oct 2017 7:05 PM
It looks like the campaign against firecrackers may have worked.
22 Oct 2017 12:43 AM
Mr Vardhan said that for monitoring of air quality days have been classified into ‘good’, ‘satisfactory’ and ‘moderate’.
21 Oct 2017 1:41 AM
According to the MeT Department, the visibility reported at 8:30 am was 500 m and it improved as the day progressed.
20 Oct 2017 2:06 PM
Out of 204 calls made to the city's fire department, 51 were related to use of crackers.
20 Oct 2017 12:44 PM
'I am trying to bring the Ayodhya town on the world tourist map by ensuring all-round development,' the chief minister said.
19 Oct 2017 6:01 PM
Soldiers celebrated the auspicious festival by lighting oil lamps.
19 Oct 2017 10:17 AM
Adityanath hit out at critics claiming that there were some who opposed and questioned his actions regardless of what he did.
18 Oct 2017 8:37 PM
Trump said he greatly valued his ‘very strong relationship’ with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
18 Oct 2017 10:40 AM
With noise being recognised as an ambient air pollutant, bursting crackers is bound to disturb air quality.
18 Oct 2017 2:05 AM
With losses running into crores, their Diwali was going up in smoke, said shopkeepers in Sadar Bazar and Jama Masjid.
09 Oct 2017 8:38 PM
Diwali is on October 19 and the order effectively means that no firecrackers will be available for purchase before the festival.
09 Oct 2017 12:05 PM