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‘Poor’ air quality days increase in Delhi in 2022

‘Poor’ air quality days increase in Delhi in 2022

🕔05:15, 4.Jun 2022

Delhi, between January 1 till May 31, reported the highest number of ‘poor’ air quality days since 2018 while ‘very poor’ days were the least for the same duration, data from Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) showed. New Delhi, June

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States yet to submit categorisation of thermal power plants

States yet to submit categorisation of thermal power plants

🕔07:10, 25.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 25  A day ahead of the latest deadline to categorise their thermal power plants (TPP), the states sought clarification from the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on Tuesday, further delaying the process to control air pollution. The

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Delhi’s air quality remains severe for 3rd consecutive day

Delhi’s air quality remains severe for 3rd consecutive day

🕔13:57, 24.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 24  National capital’s air quality remained in the severe category for the third consecutive day on Thursday as calm winds and low ventilation halted the dispersion of accumulated pollutants. Delhi’s air quality index stood at 425 micrograms

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NGT seeks action plan to reduce harmful effects of pesticides

NGT seeks action plan to reduce harmful effects of pesticides

🕔20:52, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  The National Green Tribunal on Friday directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to devise an action plan to minimise harmful effects of pesticides on human health and soil. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice

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NGT orders audit of all state pollution control boards

NGT orders audit of all state pollution control boards

🕔10:00, 17.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 17  Expressing concern over its functioning, the National Green Tribunal on Wednesday directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to conduct within six months a performance audit of all the state pollution control boards and committees. The

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Foggy Monday morning in Delhi, air quality remains ‘very poor’

Foggy Monday morning in Delhi, air quality remains ‘very poor’

🕔10:39, 17.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 17  Residents of the national capital woke up to a foggy morning on Monday with the minimum temperature touching 6.2 degrees Celsius, two notches below the season’s average. “There was shallow fog in the morning along with

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Be ready for Odd-Even, impose restrictions till January 31: Pollution board

Be ready for Odd-Even, impose restrictions till January 31: Pollution board

🕔22:07, 21.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) As the air quality across the National Capital Region (NCR) worsened to “severe-plus or emergency”, which is expected to prevail for some time, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on Thursday imposed “severe” category restrictions, while

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Delhi-NCR air quality near severe, stubble burning in Delhi

Delhi-NCR air quality near severe, stubble burning in Delhi

🕔10:11, 11.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 11  The improvement in the air quality turned out to be short-lived as Delhi-NCR started inhaling toxins again with virtually no winds and cases of stubble burning in the national capital itself on Sunday. According to the

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