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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.
Dec 08, 2018
Petrol prices drop nearly 15% from record levels reached in October; Delhi and Chennai record most declineHowever, as the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) on Friday decided to reduce its oil supply by 1.2 million barrels per day for the first half of 2019, prices may see an up-turn leading to a reversal in India's domestic fuel prices movement.
Dec 04, 2018
Petrol prices cut by 21 paise per litre in Delhi, diesel by 27 paise; fuel to soon cost less in national capital than Uttar PradeshWhile petrol and diesel traditionally have been cheaper in Delhi than most states in the country, due to lower local sales tax or VAT, the 5 October cut in the VAT by BJP-ruled states led to fuel being available at cheaper rates in places such as Ghaziabad and Noida - the UP towns that adjoin the national capital.
Nov 09, 2018
Delhi will have a tough time disposing off 40 lakh banned vehicles: Transport dept seeks NGT's help in scrapping old carsThe Delhi Transport Department has decided to seek help from the NGT to figure out a way to dispose of 40 lakh old petrol and diesel vehicles which were recently banned in the national capital following a Supreme Court order
Oct 31, 2018
Amid worsening pollution, environment ministry to flag off 'Clean Air Week' in Delhi-NCR tomorrowThis decision was taken in a meeting held in Delhi on Tuesday under the Chairmanship of CK Mishra, Secretary, EF&CC to discuss the urgent steps to mitigate air pollution.
Oct 28, 2018
Air quality in 16 of 36 Delhi regions 'severe or severe-plus'; pollution in Faridabad 25 times higher than safe standardsAmong the most polluted regions in Delhi were Dwarka, Anand Vihar, Rohini, Mundaka, Bawana, Mathura Raod, Delhi Technical University, Jahangirpuri, Narela, Nehru Nagar, Delhi University North Campus, Punjabi Bagh, R.K. Puram, Sonia Vihar, Vivek Vihar and Wazirpur.
Oct 26, 2018
Delhi's air quality index slides towards 'severe' category after parts of Bhalswa landfill site continue to smoulderThe Central Pollution Control Board recorded the overall Air Quality Index of Delhi at 358 on Friday morning.
Oct 08, 2018
Polio vaccine contamination puts 1 in 2 lakh children at risk, that's not dangerousWHO decided that the 'risk' of vaccine-induced poliomyelitis by type 2 poliovirus is not acceptable as it had not been found for over 2 decades.
Oct 04, 2018
Health ministry says surveillance against Polio virus Type 2 enhanced in UP, Maharashtra, Telangana after traces of virus found in statesThe Health Ministry on Wednesday said surveillance has been enhanced in Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Telangana after traces of Polio Virus Type 2 were found in some batches of oral polio vaccine, and asserted that the country must continue to remain polio-free.