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Feb 13, 2019
Delhi air quality remains 'very poor'; 14 inbound trains delayed due to low visibility and fogDelhi, which is home to approx 19 million people, faced a major air quality crisis last year as pollution levels shot through the roof and even forced the shutdown of schools.
Feb 09, 2019
Delhi's air quality upgrades to 'moderate' from 'very poor'; foggy conditions and low visibility delay at least 20 trainsThe air quality in Delhi, which had improved slightly due to rain and hail storms over the past two days, is expected to deteriorate during the next few days, SAFAR said.
Feb 07, 2019
Delhi records 'very poor' air quality despite rains and strong winds; SAFAR predicts no improvement for next three daysIn the coming three days too, SAFAR has predicted no improvement in air quality in Delhi, which is likely to oscillate between the "poor" and "very poor" category.
Feb 03, 2019
Air quality in Delhi falls to 'very poor', foggy conditions continue; Greenpeace bats for 30% air pollution reduction in India by 2024According to SAFAR, the overall air pollution level in Delhi was hovering around 'very poor' category with overall Air Quality Index (AQI) docking at 322 till 9.00 am in the morning.
Jan 28, 2019
Delhi's air quality remains 'poor', authorities warn of pollution increasing over next three daysDelhi's air quality was recorded in the 'poor' category on Monday and is expected to deteriorate slightly over the next three days, according to the authorities. As per the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data, the overall air quality index (AQI) in the city was 267, which falls in the 'poor' category.
Jan 27, 2019
Delhi's air quality worsens; visibility drops below 50 meters; fog disrupts rail traffic, derails 13 trainsRailways said that the Rewa-Anand Vihar Superfast Express, Guwahati-New Delhi Express and Hyderabad-Delhi-Telangana Express were delayed by two hours each owing to low visibility due to fog.
Jan 19, 2019
Delhi pollution: Thick blanket of fog develops over national capital; 10 trains delayed as air quality remains ‘very poor’A thick blanket of fog continued to envelop Delhi on Saturday with pollution further clogging the air. According to SAFAR, the overall air quality index (AQI) of Delhi in the morning was docking at 381, considered 'very poor'.
Jan 18, 2019
Delhi's air quality worsens, people advised to avoid outdoor physical activity; heavy fog results in trains, flights getting delayedDelhi, routinely suffering from air pollution accompanied by thick fog caused by vehicular exhaust and coal burning, witnessed yet another bad day on Friday. Flights into and out of Delhi were delayed and diverted, and trains delayed.
Jan 17, 2019
Delhi air quality plummets to 'very poor': SAFAR advises minimal physical exertion; heavy fog delays 11 trainsPeople residing in Delhi woke up to another cold and gloomy morning as the temperature remained below normal level and a thick blanket of fog engulfed the region on Thursday. The maximum and minimum temperatures were recorded at 21 degree Celsius and 5 degree Celsius respectively.
Jan 05, 2019
Delhi air quality turns 'severe' again; EPCA bans trucks from entering NCR for second time this winterDelhi's air quality deteriorated again due to unfavourable meteorological conditions, after showing a slight improvement.