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Jan 06, 2019
Delhi records this year's lowest pollution level after spell of rain, but air quality remains in 'very poor' categoryPollution in Delhi reduced significantly on Sunday after rainfall washed away pollutants and cleansed the air, authorities said. The city's air quality has been oscillating between the upper range of the 'very poor' and 'severe' category for the past two weeks.
Dec 09, 2018
Delhi's air quality worsens with fall in temperature; authorities warn of increasing pollution level in next two daysThe Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recorded an overall air quality index (AQI) of 377 in Delhi, the highest pollution level in nearly 20 days.
Oct 10, 2018
Higher level of air pollutants may increase risk of developing mouth cancer: StudyKnown risk factors include smoking, drinking, human papillomavirus and the chewing of betel quid.
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 04, 2016
Delhi-NCR air pollution reach alarming levels, but no advisory, emergency plan from govtIt’s not for the first time that Delhi has witnessed such egregious air quality; it’s almost a decade since Delhi’s air quality gradually started worsening to alarming levels.