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Dec 12, 2017
Five-year-old moves NGT against noise pollution by Delhi Metro, tribunal directs DMRC to follow environmental normsA five-year-old child's complaint of noise pollution due to the operation of Delhi Metro trains prompted the NGT to direct the DMRC to adhere to environmental norms
Dec 11, 2017
Delhi's air quality drops to 'very poor' due to unabated stubble burning, virtually no windsDelhi-NCR started inhaling toxins again with virtually no winds and cases of stubble burning in the national capital
Dec 08, 2017
Delhi air pollution: As wind speed drops, air quality back to 'very poor' in national capitalA day after improving to "moderate", the air quality across Delhi-NCR dipped back to "very poor" on Friday, as wind speed dropped
Dec 01, 2017
Delhi resident urges Barack Obama to wear face mask to raise awareness on air pollutionDelhi resident has urged former US president Barack Obama to wear a face mask during his scheduled town hall meeting
Nov 29, 2017
Pollution levels in Delhi hit 10-day high due to wind movement; situation to persist for at least a dayPollution levels in Delhi on Wednesday hit a 10-day high, dragging air quality down, with authorities forecasting that the situation will persist for at least a day
Nov 26, 2017
EPCA tells Delhi govt it has until December 2018 to augment bus fleet to 10,000 as part of plan to tackle smogTo clean the national capital's air, the EPCA has set December 2018 as the deadline for the Delhi government to augment the city's bus fleet to 10,000 in a mega plan, which awaits the Supreme Court's clearance.
Nov 21, 2017
After Delhi's air quality turns 'very poor', AAP govt urges parents to restrict outdoor activities of studentsThe Delhi government has directed schools across the national capital to appeal to parents to continue restricting outdoor activities of their wards as long the pollution condition persists.
Nov 20, 2017
Delhi air quality 'very poor' again, but CPCB, SAFAR say chances of further deterioration are lowAn AQI value of 301-400 is classified as 'very poor'. Prolonged exposure to air quality such as the air in Delhi right now may trigger respiratory illness, the CPCB says
Nov 18, 2017
Air quality in Delhi-NCR improves to 'poor' after rain; official says pollution levels to improve day-by-dayThe air quality in the National Capital Region improved on Saturday to the "poor" level following overnight rain as the concentration of Particulate Matter (PM) decreased.
Nov 16, 2017
Odd-even isn't the answer to Delhi's air pollution woes, industrial emissions bigger enemy, says activistMahendra Pandey, an enivironmental activist and former scientist with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), has been a long-time critic of the odd-even rule in Delhi, repeatedly arguing against it as a measure of curbing pollution