North, central India continue to gasp as air quality plummets; Delhi AQI ‘poorest’ in five years post Diwali
Delhi's environment minister Gopal Rai has blamed the BJP for the defying of cracker ban by people, alleging that the saffron party made them burst firecrackers on purpose
This is the first time Delhi will be receiving funds under the National Clean Air Programme since it started in 2019
Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal also appealed to people to join him and his ministers in a 'Laxmi Pujan' programme to be organised by the AAP government this Diwali instead of bursting crackers
Arvind Kejriwal launches campaign to tackle air pollution, urges people to switch off engines at traffic signals
Delhi has recently recorded an air quality index (AQI) of 315, which falls under 'very poor' category. The last time the air quality hit such a poor level was in February
WHO Global Platform on Air Quality and Health data show that air pollution in New Delhi is 14.3 times over the safe limit set by the WHO.
Dense fog engulfs Delhi-NCR: Low visibility delays flights, trains; air quality drops to 'poor' after slight improvement over weekend
Delhi-NCR on Monday woke up to a thick blanket of fog that made transportation difficult in the National Capital Region and rendered visibility to dangerously low levels. Air quality also dipped to the 'poor' category again after a slight improvement over the weekend.
Delhi's air quality worsens; visibility drops below 50 meters; fog disrupts rail traffic, derails 13 trains
Railways said that the Rewa-Anand Vihar Superfast Express, Guwahati-New Delhi Express and Hyderabad-Delhi-Telangana Express were delayed by two hours each owing to low visibility due to fog.
Severe pollution in Delhi forces residents to celebrate Christmas indoors; air quality remains at 'severe to emergency' levels
On Christmas Day, the air quality index of Delhi averaged 420, slightly better than 449-450 the previous two days, which was the worst this year.
As Delhi’s air quality slides back towards ‘severe’, authorities may induce artificial rain over NCR this week
Cloud seeding for artificial rain would be done in Delhi once the meteorological conditions are stable, a senior official said
Delhi's air quality turns 'severe' due to 'unfavourable' meteorological conditions; EPCA restricts construction to daytime
Delhi's air quality turned 'severe' Monday as the pollution level increased due to unfavourable meteorological conditions, even as the Supreme Court-appointed EPCA directed authorities to allow construction only during the daytime and not charge toll from heavy vehicles stationed at Delhi border.
Delhi pollution: Pair of clean artificial lungs installed before Diwali turns completely black in six days
According to data by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the overall air quality index (AQI) on Friday was recorded at 426, which falls in the "severe" category.
Considering how bad winters can get, seeing Air Purifiers and masks as necessities is a good idea.
Delhi's air quality index slips to 'very poor'; pollution worsens as firefighting operation at Bhalswa landfill continues
The Central Pollution Control Board recorded the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi at 312 at 11 am.
Days after Dussehra, Delhi's air quality index still in 'poor' category, deterioration due to Bhalswa landfill fire
The air quality in Delhi had shown signs of improvement on Monday as it moved from 'very poor' to 'poor' category, but experts said it could deteriorate in the coming days due to toxic air coming out of a fire at Bhalswa landfill site.
Delhi air pollution: Visibility drops to 700 metres as 'hazardous' smog continues to torment national capital
poor visibility was recorded in several parts of the national capital as smog continued to engulf Delhi air
Delhi resident has urged former US president Barack Obama to wear a face mask during his scheduled town hall meeting
Delhi smog : After slight improvements, air quality deteriorates to 'very poor'
India's environmental court slammed the Delhi government on Wednesday for failing to improve its notoriously toxic air, as the capital spent another day blanketed in grey smog.