Dust storm in Delhi: Aravallis, which act as green barrier for National Capital, have been ravaged over decades
The air quality of Delhi, which has been baking at temperatures in excess of 45 degrees Celsius since last week, wasn’t ruined overnight.
Delhi's air quality deteriorates to severe level after dust storm hits northwest India, CPCB convenes emergency meeting
Delhi's air quality deteriorated to 'severe' due to a dust storm in northwest India which led to a sudden spike in the pollution level in the national capital, the Centre-run SAFAR said
Cloudy skies & a possibility of thunder- & dust storms towards evening are expected: MeT.
NHRC issues notice to Haryana, Rajasthan over 'massive deforestation' in Aravalli, says root cause behind Delhi-NCR air pollution
The Commission has observed that the gravity of the issue demands "proactive and effective measures" by the authorities concerned to stop deforestation and degradation of the Aravalli hill range.
Met department warns of thunderstorms, dust storms in Uttar Pradesh over the weekend, predicts rain in pockets
Gusty winds are "very likely" to accompany the storms in various parts of Uttar Pradesh, the Met department said.
Dust haze looms over Punjab and Haryana, flight operations hit; Delhi's air quality remains severe for fourth day
A blanket of dust haze covered Punjab and Haryana for the third day on Friday, disrupting flight operations at the airport in Chandigarh. Meanwhile, Delhi's air quality remained severe for the fourth consecutive day on Friday.
Delhi L-G Anil Baijal issues slew of orders to check air pollution amid standoff with Arvind Kejriwal
Even as the stalemate continues between the Delhi government and Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal, the Raj Niwas issued a slew of orders to check air pollution
Delhi dust pollution: All construction work to be halted for three days; afforestation drive planned from July to September
With a view to combat the rising temperature and levels of air pollution, all construction work in New Delhi will be put on hold till Sunday.
The CPCB data showed that the PM10 (particles with a diameter less than 10mm) level was beyond "severe" at 778 in Delhi-NCR area and 824 in Delhi particularly, leading to hazy conditions and limiting visibility.
Dust in the air over Rajasthan, Haryana, and NCR over the next two days: Citizens likely to face breathing problems
Dust in suspension will remain on 13 and 14 June over parts of north India. Many might face breathing problems in these states due to the suspended dust.
Heavy rains to continue in Konkan region and Goa, says IMD; Mumbai likely to experience thundershowers today
In Maharashtra, five districts including Mumbai, Thane, Raigad, Ratnagiri, and Sindhudurg are expected to witness rainfall at most places today
Uttar Pradesh was hit by another deadly dust storm that claimed 15 lives and left nine persons injured on Friday.
Although it was clear sky for the national capital on Saturday, the Met issued storm warnings as the minimum temperature was recorded at 26.6 degrees Celsius.
Erratic weather, thunderstorms batter UP, Rajasthan: Experts estimate losses in both states worth over Rs 500 crore
Three spells of thunderstorm wreaked havoc in various parts of India until 15 May, destroying the Mango crop in addition to the loss of life and property.
After a dust storm hit the national capital on Wednesday, India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a warning for next 72 hours anticipating similar weather conditions across large parts of north India including Delhi.
An 18-year-old man was killed and 13 people injured in the dust storm that hit the national capital in the early hours of Wednesday, police said.
A massive dust storm hit Delhi in the early hours on Wednesday, 16 May.
The dust storms are more widespread and more devastating than expected and the rain and lightning storms that ensued have been more deadly.
80 dead, 136 injured as thunderstorms, lightning wreak havoc in five states; IMD issues 24-hour warning
As many as 80 people have been killed in five states due to thunderstorms and lightning strikes since Sunday, with Uttar Pradesh alone recording 51 deaths
Deadly dust storm: Toll rises to 51 as weather wreaks havoc in North India; region on alert for next 72 hours
As many as 53 people were killed, including 39 in Uttar Pradesh, due to lightning and thunderstorms in four states since Sunday night, the Home Ministry said on Monday.