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Mar 21, 2019
Salman Khan, Alia Bhatt's Inshallah to release on Eid 2020, set to clash with Akshay Kumar's SooryavanshiSalman Khan has announced that his film Inshallah will also be releasing in Eid 2020, clashing with Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi
Mar 18, 2019
Lal Singh Chaddha: Aamir Khan's adaptation of Tom Hanks' classic Forrest Gump likely to release on Diwali 2020Aamir Khan's Hindi remake of Tom Hanks' classic Forrest Gump will go on floors in the last quarter of 2019, after a six-month-long preparation.
Mar 12, 2019
Why ban just firecrackers when automobiles are major pollutants too, asks Supreme Court; posts matter for hearing on 3 AprilHinting at a rethink of the ban, Supreme Court on Tuesday asked why firecrackers should be targeted when automobiles could be the leading cause of pollution.
Dec 25, 2018
As Delhi pollution levels hit 'severe' on Christmas eve, green activists argue for decentralised governanceWhile the central and Delhi governments continue to fail to come together to resolve the air pollution problem, they slay Delhi's spirits one festival at a time.
Dec 07, 2018
Air pollution killed 12.4 lakh in India in 2017; exposure to PM 2.5 pollutant highest in Delhi, says reportAround 12.4 lakh deaths in India in 2017 is attributable to air pollution, it said and termed air pollution a leading risk factor for deaths in the country where the average life expectancy would have been 1.7 years higher if the pollution levels were less than the minimal level causing health loss.
Dec 04, 2018
Delhi: SDMC fines seven major construction firms Rs 50,000 each for violations of air pollution control normsThe South Delhi Municipal Corporation has collected Rs 3.5 lakh as penalties from seven construction companies for "violation" of air pollution control norms in the first three days of December, the civic body said on Monday.
Nov 20, 2018
Stubble-burning and Diwali crackers are useful diversions; air pollution needs comprehensive year-round planJust how small industries are killing air will be evident if one drives out of Delhi towards Rohtak in Haryana, as this writer did a few days ago
Nov 14, 2018
Donald Trump makes history after inviting Indian envoy to share podium at White House Diwali eventIn his brief remarks, Indian Ambassador Navtej Singh Sarna said Donald Trump hosting the Diwali event is a privilege for India and for the Indian American community.
Nov 12, 2018
Sarkar offers a handy 'how to be a politician' guide; here are five lessons from Vijay's latestEvery year, Diwali brings with it, two inescapable things: terrible air quality, and a Vijay film. What was more suffocating this Diwali — the air, or Vijay’s Sarkar — is difficult to answer.
Nov 11, 2018
As Delhi's air quality turns 'severe' again, EPCA extends ban on construction work, entry of heavy vehicles till MondayAfter a slight improvement on Saturday morning, Delhi's air quality again turned 'severe' by evening due to unfavourable weather conditions and a significant increase in pollution from stubble burning, authorities said.