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Jan 18, 2019
Delhi pollution level soars beyond hazardous level: RTI reveals inadequacy of govt bodies led to failure of emergency plan this winterOver the last two years, Delhi’s pollution levels were high enough to affect the respiratory and cardiac systems of even healthy people
Oct 29, 2018
Delhi pollution: Supreme Court prohibits plying of 15-year-old petrol, 10-year-old diesel vehicles in NCRThe apex court directed that a list of 15-year-old petrol and 10-year-old diesel vehicles be published on the website of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)
Oct 15, 2018
Graded Response Action Plan back in Delhi as authorities struggle to keep rapidly rising pollution in checkDiesel generators are already banned as air pollution level has reached the ‘Very Poor’ level as the presence of PM2.5 or PM10 concentration in air is between 121-250µg/m3 or 351-430 µg/m3 respectively.
Oct 14, 2018
As Delhi's air quality turns very poor, emergency plan to combat pollution to kick in from MondayAn emergency action plan will be implemented from Monday to combat air pollution that has begun to show a trend towards very poor category, the Central Pollution Control Board said.
Jun 17, 2018
To control pollution, Greenpeace India asks environment ministry to speed up implementation of National Clean Air ProgrammeGreenpeace India said air pollution is a "silent and invisible killer" and a national health emergency and asked the environment ministry to implement NCAP soon
Dec 08, 2017
Delhi govt files odd-even review petition before NGT, seeks exemption of two-wheelers and women driversWithin 24 hours of its assurance to launch the next round of odd-even scheme without exemptions, the Delhi government on Thursday made a U-turn and filed a review petition at the National Green Tribunal (NGT), seeking exemptions again
Nov 14, 2017
Delhi air pollution: More than 60,000 trucks enter capital after expiry of ban on entryMore than 60,000 trucks entered the national capital after the ban on entry of such vehicles expired on the night of November 12, officials said.
Nov 13, 2017
Delhi air pollution: Odd-even restrictions must include two-wheelers, autos-rickshaws to succeed, says Columbia researcherThe researcher said air pollution is "taking a toll on the health" of the citizens of Delhi and the rest of India.
Nov 11, 2017
Pollution returns to choke Delhi: Air quality back to 'emergency' levels day after pollutant levels droppedDelhi's air quality went south and once again entered the 'emergency' dashing hopes of recovery generated during the morning hours when the level of pollutants showed drop
Nov 10, 2017
Delhi air pollution updates: NGT blocks Arvind Kejriwal's odd-even plan, to hear govt stance on policy tomorrow at 11 amDelhi remained in the throes of a pollution emergency for the third day on Thursday, prompting the city government to declare a return of the odd-even scheme from 13 November