Stubble burning in agricultural fields is a major source of choking air pollution in Delhi-NCR during winter every year
17 Oct 2020 11:55 AM
Mohali-based nanoscience institute is working on ways to turn crop waste into bricks
03 Mar 2020 4:44 AM
Leaders said that government should explore ways of using stubble in biogas and cardboard manufacturing to encourage farmers to sell it.
22 Nov 2019 2:59 PM
Can you permit the country to go back by 100 years,' observed a bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra.
06 Nov 2019 5:11 PM
The offices of various departments of Delhi govt will open at 9:30 AM and 10:30 AM.
01 Nov 2019 7:32 PM
The overall AQI deteriorated further and touched the 268 mark, which falls in the poor category.
16 Oct 2019 10:08 AM
Stresses on need to find long-lasting solution to stubble burning.
13 Nov 2018 12:49 AM
Delhi's air quality is expected to deteriorate to 'severe plus emergency' category after Diwali, SAFAR said.
07 Nov 2018 12:45 PM
Delhi air quality turned 'severe' on Tuesday due to stubble burning, vehicular exhaust and a drop-off in wind speeds.
30 Oct 2018 5:43 PM
Air quality is predicted to remain 'very poor', for next two days. Experts say stubble burning in Punjab, Haryana is increasing pollution.
25 Oct 2018 11:18 AM
Stubble burning in neighbouring states of Punjab and Haryana is taking a toll on the city's atmosphere.
20 Oct 2018 11:47 AM
Despite being prohibited from burning the farm residue, farmers continue to do so, owing to the lack of feasible alternatives.
18 Oct 2018 1:47 PM
On Nov 8, the contribution of the dust storm was 40 per cent, eclipsing the emissions from crop burning, which stood at 25 per cent.
16 Nov 2017 2:55 PM
The fresh plea seeks direction to Centre and states concerned to take measures on curbing road dust and stubble burning.
13 Nov 2017 11:10 AM
The sharp reek of burning stubble marks the onset of the pollution season in Delhi as air contaminants soar to dangerous levels.
19 Oct 2017 12:40 PM
The Department of Agriculture is also taking steps in six other villages of Patiala district to facilitate residue management.
13 Oct 2017 7:30 AM
Stubble burning has become a major concern for authorities as it causes air pollution as well as reduces soil fertility.
12 Oct 2017 2:02 PM