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Delhi air turns ‘very poor’ as stubble burning begins

Delhi air turns ‘very poor’ as stubble burning begins

🕔15:41, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  With the smoke from the burning of paddy stubble in Punjab and Haryana blowing to the national capital and its surrounding regions, the air quality of the region dipped to the ‘very poor’ category on Wednesday.

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Delhi air quality ‘severe’, trucks barred from entering Delhi

Delhi air quality ‘severe’, trucks barred from entering Delhi

🕔08:05, 4.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 4  As Delhi continued to breathe toxic air for over 30 hours, the Supreme Court-appointed EPCA on Thursday issued directions to take urgent measures under the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) from Friday and stop the entry of

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Delhi air quality continues to be ‘very poor’

Delhi air quality continues to be ‘very poor’

🕔10:58, 3.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 3  The national capital on Wednesday continued to breathe ‘very poor’ air on the second day of the year. According to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), the overall Air Quality Index (AQI)

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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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Delhi air quality turns ‘severe’, may remain so for at least 2 more days

Delhi air quality turns ‘severe’, may remain so for at least 2 more days

🕔21:11, 9.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Unfavourable weather conditions coupled with extra pollutants from firecrackers in Delhi-NCR led to “severe-plus” or “emergency” air quality on Friday, and the toxicity isn’t going to improve for at least 2 more days. With maximum fire

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Fog in Delhi; air quality ‘severe’

Fog in Delhi; air quality ‘severe’

🕔09:04, 8.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 8  It was a foggy morning in the national capital on Thursday with the minimum temperature recorded at 10.5 degrees Celsius and air quality deteriorating to “severe” level a day after Diwali. The air-quality across the National

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