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Nov 25, 2016
Supreme Court bans sale, stocking of firecrackers in NCRThe Supreme Court on Friday imposed a blanket ban on the sale and stocking of firecrackers in the National Capital Region (NCR) for a fortnight.
Nov 21, 2016
Delhi pollution: ‘95% of China's power plants have pollution filters; in India, 10% do’Delhi’s smog may have made national headlines in early November 2016 – when air-quality levels exceeded by 40 times safe limits set by the World Health Organisation (WHO) – and subsequently receded from public attention.
Nov 17, 2016
More air pollution deaths in India than China: ReportIndia has overtaken China in terms of the number of deaths due to ambient (outdoor) air pollution with the country witnessing 50 deaths more than China reported per day in 2015, according to Global Burden of Disease project.
Nov 11, 2016
Delhi-NCR pollution: Tour operators, real estate agents complain of slump in businessAs New Delhi grappled with its worst smog in 17 years, the head of India's largest mobile payment firm got on a plane and left, one of the thousands of professionals escaping pollution that could cost the capital and the broader economy dear. Complaining the most are the tour operators and real estate agents who are witnessing a slowdown in their businesses.
Nov 10, 2016
Delhi pollution: Governments have least concern for citizens health, says NGTThe National Green Tribunal passed a slew of directions including setting up of centralised and state level monitoring committees to prepare action plans to combat pollution in a bid to tackle environment emergencies
Nov 09, 2016
Delhi-NCR air pollution is a wake-up call for reformation in urban governanceIn another 45-60 days, Delhi will be covered under a sheet of fog. It is imperative to treat at least the top 6 metro regions as individual and empowered units of development. Their urban local bodies which are the lowest in the administrative hierarchy in most cases have not managed to deliver results thus far.
Nov 07, 2016
Delhi pollution: AAP, Centre ignored IIT study; evacuation an option, say expertsUnfortunately, Delhi’s air quality this winter has almost reached its nadir. It might sound as an exaggeration but the Delhiites are witnessing symptoms quite similar to the Bhopal gas tragedy
Nov 05, 2016
Delhi pollution: City remains engulfed in thick smog, residents complain of respiratory problemsResidents continued to complain of respiratory problems and burning eyes as entire Delhi and NCR area remained covered in a shroud of smog the entire Saturday, while experts ruled out any respite with the situation expected to continue for a couple of days.
Nov 06, 2016
Delhi pollution: India's capital has become New Deadly; this is the end as we know itPity NDTV didn't tell you this: The Sun doesn't shine on Delhi any more.
Nov 04, 2016
Delhi-NCR pollution: The apathetic political class should wake up and smell the airDelhi is the city of the walking dead. If it is not already then, rest assured, it will soon be, thanks to air pollution. A generation of Delhi’s children will grow up to be very unhealthy adults; and yes, they will die much earlier than the previous generations.