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Feb 22, 2018
NGT directs Delhi govt to submit action plan identifying alternative landfill sites in two weeksThe National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government and the civic bodies to submit within two weeks an action plan for identifying alternative landfill sites and setting up waste-to-energy plants in the city.
Feb 14, 2018
Delhi govt will conduct round-the-year study on air quality to ascertain pollution sources, says Arvind KejriwalThe Delhi government will conduct a round-the-year air quality study to ascertain sources of pollution in the city, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Wednesday.
Feb 09, 2018
SC questions AAP government, DDA over proposed amendments to Delhi Master Plan 2021The Supreme Court directed the Delhi government and Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to apprise it whether an environmental impact assessment was conducted before proposing amendments in the Delhi master plan, 2021
Jan 21, 2018
Month before Bawana fire, Delhi pollution control body had rapped civic bodies for questionable clearances to factoriesBawana is not an isolated case, but the entire national capital is a virtual tinderbox as the civic bodies have, over the years, granted factory licences violating norms, according to official records
Jan 07, 2018
Delhi air quality drops to 'very poor': 36 trains running late, 28 cancelled as visibility falls to 400 metresIt was a foggy morning in New Delhi on Sunday with the minimum temperature recorded at 6.4 degrees Celsius, one notch below the season's average, the weather office said.
Dec 30, 2017
Year in review: Farmers' crisis, worsening Delhi pollution and child deaths in govt hospitals marked India's 2017A bumper harvest crashing prices, pollution worsening in Delhi and other north Indian cities due to crop stubble burning and power plants, and the lack of infrastructure and manpower in public health centres leading to deaths of children across the country were the key points of worry for India in 2017.
Dec 29, 2017
Congress MP raises Delhi pollution issue in Lok Sabha, says Centre must take steps to improve air qualityThe government must take steps on a "war footing" to improve air quality in Delhi and all unscientific development projects and construction works should be stopped immediately as part of initial measures, a Congress MP said.
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 18, 2017
Delhi govt mulling using anti-smog guns to bring down pollution levelMeanwhile, deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and Environment Minister Imran Hussain reviewed the trial of fog cannon to control dust particulate matter at the Delhi Secretariat.
Dec 13, 2017
Supreme Court allows cement industry to use petroleum coke; asks govt to frame guidelinesPetcoke and other cheap, highly polluting fuel such as furnace oil are widely used by cement factories, dyeing units, paper mills, brick kilns and ceramics businesses