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Delhi pollution: Over 70 lakh litres of water sprinkled at 13 spots in one month to curb dust
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Delhi pollution: Over 70 lakh litres of water sprinkled at 13 spots in one month to curb dust

Fifteen fire tenders have been pressed into service to sprinkle water at identified hotspots, and around 45 personnel have been deployed for the task

Day after Diwali, Delhi records worst air quality in four years as pollution crosses emergency threshold
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Day after Diwali, Delhi records worst air quality in four years as pollution crosses emergency threshold

The levels of PM2.5, which can lead to premature deaths from heart and lung diseases, were 329 microgram per cubic meter in Delhi-NCR at 7 pm, above the emergency threshold of 300 g/m3

Delhi pollution levels fall after change in wind direction, but AQI remains ‘very poor’
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Delhi pollution levels fall after change in wind direction, but AQI remains ‘very poor’

This comes in the wake of the National Capital witnessing 6 'severe' air days, prompting a ban on firecrackers till 30 November

Farm fires, calm winds, low temperatures push Delhi air quality to worst since November 2019
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Farm fires, calm winds, low temperatures push Delhi air quality to worst since November 2019

People complained of itchy throats and watery eyes while health experts said air pollution has become a serious concern for residents amid the pandemic

EPCA says Delhi's air quality may deteriorate to 'severe' on Saturday; urges residents to avoid going out
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EPCA says Delhi's air quality may deteriorate to 'severe' on Saturday; urges residents to avoid going out

EPCA said that according to SAFAR Delhi could be in severe category tomorrow for some period. However, the uncertainty over the wind direction meant that the situation could either improve or further worsen on 25 Oct

Delhi air pollution: AQI remains in poor category; no improvement expected till 24 October, says SAFAR
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Delhi air pollution: AQI remains in poor category; no improvement expected till 24 October, says SAFAR

The Delhi government has kick-started its ‘Red Light On, Gaadi Off’ campaign for which it has deployed 2,500 environment marshals at 100 traffic signals

Delhi rains bring down temperature, improve city's air quality significantly; AQI at 316 as of Friday morning
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Delhi rains bring down temperature, improve city's air quality significantly; AQI at 316 as of Friday morning

National capital, which received 33.5 millimetres of rain since Thursday, recorded a minimum temperature of 12.8 degrees Celsius and Air Quality Index stood at 316 at 9.45 am which falls in the 'very poor' category as against 428 on Thursday morning

Delhi air quality plunges to ‘severe’ category, AQI at 407 as of Thursday morning; SAFAR advices 'sensitive groups' to reduce prolonged, heavy exertion
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Delhi air quality plunges to ‘severe’ category, AQI at 407 as of Thursday morning; SAFAR advices 'sensitive groups' to reduce prolonged, heavy exertion

At Dhirpur, the AQI was 352 at 8.00 am, while in Mathura Road it was 424, AQI near Chandni Chowk, Airport Terminal 3 and Delhi University stood at 448, 305 and 367 respectively

Supreme Court partially lifts ban on construction activities in Delhi-NCR, allows work from 6 am to 6pm
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Supreme Court partially lifts ban on construction activities in Delhi-NCR, allows work from 6 am to 6pm

The apex court, which had on 4 November stopped construction and demolition in Delhi-national capital region (NCR), perused the affidavit filed by CPCB which said however that no construction should be permitted during 6 pm to 6 am.

Delhi’s air quality ‘very poor’ for sixth consecutive day, AQI at 358 as of Monday morning; cold weather, calm winds allowing pollutants to accumulate
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Delhi’s air quality ‘very poor’ for sixth consecutive day, AQI at 358 as of Monday morning; cold weather, calm winds allowing pollutants to accumulate

In Delhi, the Karni Singh shooting range (391) was worst affected followed by Jahangirpuri, Bawana and Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium at 388

Delhi's air quality index moves into ‘poor’ category, stands at 266 as of Monday morning; AQI likely to deteriorate tomorrow, predicts SAFAR
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Delhi's air quality index moves into ‘poor’ category, stands at 266 as of Monday morning; AQI likely to deteriorate tomorrow, predicts SAFAR

Air Quality Index likely to deteriorate marginally tomorrow, as per the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research

Mumbai pips Gurugram on air quality index levels as pollution worsens in financial capital: With AQI of 193, Colaba joins Delhi-NCR 'unhealthy' air
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Mumbai pips Gurugram on air quality index levels as pollution worsens in financial capital: With AQI of 193, Colaba joins Delhi-NCR 'unhealthy' air

While Delhi, neighbouring NCR region and other North Indian states grapple with rising air pollution levels, the air quality levels in Mumbai, surrounding Thane and Navi Mumbai districts dropped to unhealthy levels on Sunday

Light rains in parts of Delhi improve city's air quality; AQI logged under ‘moderate’ category as of Thursday morning
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Light rains in parts of Delhi improve city's air quality; AQI logged under ‘moderate’ category as of Thursday morning

The air quality index in Delhi stood at 136 at 8.47 am which falls under the 'moderate' category

Delhi air pollution hearing: 'Better to kill all in one go'; Supreme Court slams Punjab and Haryana govts for increase in stubble-burning
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Delhi air pollution hearing: 'Better to kill all in one go'; Supreme Court slams Punjab and Haryana govts for increase in stubble-burning

A bench of justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta took serious note of stubble burning in the two states and said that the life span of millions of citizens has shortened and people are suffocating due to pollution in Delhi-NCR.

Delhi’s air quality improves as wind speed increases, expected to dip from Monday owing to fresh western disturbances
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Delhi’s air quality improves as wind speed increases, expected to dip from Monday owing to fresh western disturbances

The overall air quality index in Delhi read at 254 at 9.45 am, down from 312 at 4 pm on Saturday

'Missing' posters of Gautam Gambhir found in Delhi's ITO after BJP MP skipped meet over air pollution crisis in National Capital
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'Missing' posters of Gautam Gambhir found in Delhi's ITO after BJP MP skipped meet over air pollution crisis in National Capital

Apart from East Delhi MP Gautam Gambhir, as many as 24 MPs from various parties and DDA vice-chairman Tarun Kapoor and all three MCD commissioners did not attend the meeting

Delhi pollution: After five days of breathing toxic air, respite for National Capital, NCR as over all air quality index improves to 'poor' category
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Delhi pollution: After five days of breathing toxic air, respite for National Capital, NCR as over all air quality index improves to 'poor' category

After almost five consecutive days of choking on toxic air, Delhi and neighbouring NCR on Sunday woke up to some respite with the Air Quality Index (AQI) improving to 'poor' category from 'severe' category on Saturday

Odd-Even ends in Delhi: A look at how National Capital's air quality fared during the scheme
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Odd-Even ends in Delhi: A look at how National Capital's air quality fared during the scheme

Firstpost looked at the AQI levels in Delhi between 1 November to 15 November to see how Delhi's air quality fared during the time the scheme was implemented.

Smog dissipates over Delhi-NCR as high-velocity winds bring respite from high pollution levels
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Smog dissipates over Delhi-NCR as high-velocity winds bring respite from high pollution levels

Schools in Delhi and neighbouring Ghaziabad, Noida and Greater Noida also reopened on Saturday after remaining shut for two days in view of a harmful spike in air pollution.

Delhi's air quality slips to 'severe' category, overall AQI docks at 412; National Capital to expect clear skies with minimum temperatures reaching 28°C
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Delhi's air quality slips to 'severe' category, overall AQI docks at 412; National Capital to expect clear skies with minimum temperatures reaching 28°C

The National Capital witnessed a dip in pollution levels on Saturday morning even as the air quality in the city remained in the 'severe' category