Latest News on Delhi Air Pollution
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Feb 17, 2018
IIT Delhi establishes centre to help scholars in finding solutions for air pollutionThe Centre of Excellence for Research on Clean Air (CERCA) will help scholars devise solutions to fight air pollution and promote scientific research in the field.
Feb 01, 2018
Budget 2018: Government to execute special scheme to address air pollution in Delhi, adjoining statesFinance Minister during the budget session said a special scheme will be executed with Delhi government and adjoining states to address the rising air pollution in the National Capital
Jan 03, 2018
India had highest number of pollution-related deaths, reveals study; 2.5 million died in 2015 due to poor air qualityIn 2015, out of the 10.3 million deaths in India due to non-communicable diseases (NCDs), 2.5 million were linked to pollution, according to a global study.
Dec 22, 2017
Anti-smog guns fails CPCB's test to control pollution in Delhi, board declares machine ineffectiveDelhi government's experiment with anti-smog guns to control pollution has failed the test of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)
Dec 21, 2017
Intensify ground-level action, EPCA tells Delhi, NCR as air pollution levels nears emergencyBhure Lal, chairman of EPCA has directed the states to intensify ground-level action to tackle the pollutant-laden haze which has shrouded the region.
Dec 16, 2017
Delhi pollution: CPCB to install 49 air quality monitoring stations across capital, NCRThe National Capital Region (NCR), including Delhi, will have total 127 pollution monitoring stations by March 2018 against the present 78, CPCB officials said on Friday.
Dec 15, 2017
Delhi air pollution: NGT rejects AAP govt's plea seeking to exempt two-wheelers from odd-even schemeNGT dismissed the AAP government's review plea seeking an exemption for two-wheelers in the odd-even scheme, saying such a relaxation would defeat the purpose of improving Delhi's ambient air quality
Dec 14, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal urges Centre to roll back metro fare hike, claims increased rates caused 18.5% loss of footfallArvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said that there was a 18.5 percent loss in Metro passenger trips after the fare hike
Dec 13, 2017
Two days after moderate rain, Delhi air quality dips again to 'very poor'In Delhi, concentration of major pollutant PM2.5 — air particles with diameter less than 2.5 micrometers — was 133 units at 15 active monitoring stations, and 131 units at 21 stations across NCR, considered "very poor".
Dec 12, 2017
Delhi-NCR air quality 'improves' to poor, but likely to worsen againOn Tuesday, the Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi at 4 pm was 219 or "poor" against 361 or "very poor" on Monday at the same time.