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Odd-Even kicks off in Delhi

Odd-Even kicks off in Delhi

🕔11:45, 4.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 4  As Delhi battles to breathe, the third Odd-Even car rationing scheme aimed to provide relief from pollution kicked-off on Monday. The scheme will remain in force till November 15 and the rules for this will be

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Hazardous levels of pollution in Delhi on cold Monday morning

Hazardous levels of pollution in Delhi on cold Monday morning

🕔11:44, 24.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 24  Pollution in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) reached hazardous levels on Monday morning as minimum temperature slightly improved to 4.6 degrees Celsius, the Met said. Pollution levels depreciated to ‘severe plus’ category with many

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Can Delhi buy remote-sensing machines to detect pollution, SC asks

Can Delhi buy remote-sensing machines to detect pollution, SC asks

🕔10:04, 11.May 2018

New Delhi, May 10  The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Delhi government if it could use the funds collected from the Environment Compensation Charge (ECC) to purchase remote-sensing machines to detect pollution emitted from diesel vehicles plying on the

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General Budget 20018-19 : Air pollution ‘a cause of concern’, Budget announces special schemes to tackle stubble burning

General Budget 20018-19 : Air pollution ‘a cause of concern’, Budget announces special schemes to tackle stubble burning

🕔14:06, 1.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 1  Rising air pollution found mention in the 2018-19 Union Budget speech and was termed a “cause of concern”, as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday announced support to tackle the menace in the National Capital Region

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Delhi’s air quality improves, ban on trucks, construction lifted

Delhi’s air quality improves, ban on trucks, construction lifted

🕔11:29, 16.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 16 With Delhi’s air quality having improved to “very poor”, a Supreme Court-appointed environment body on Thursday ordered lifting of a ban on entry of trucks and on construction activities in the city. The Environment Pollution Control Authority

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NGT questions odd-even rationale to combat Delhi pollution

NGT questions odd-even rationale to combat Delhi pollution

🕔21:13, 10.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The country’s top green court on Friday questioned the efficacy of the Delhi government’s proposed odd-even vehicle rationing scheme that was to be rolled out from Monday as the capital and its suburbs remained shrouded in

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Why choppers not used to control pollution, asks NGT

Why choppers not used to control pollution, asks NGT

🕔18:18, 7.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday rapped the Centre and the governments of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Punjab over the spike in pollution in the city and asked why choppers were not used to

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Delhi to restrict vehicles on roads to beat pollution

Delhi to restrict vehicles on roads to beat pollution

🕔11:18, 5.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 5  To curb unbridled pollution in the national capital, the Delhi government on Friday said odd and even number vehicles will ply on alternate days in the city from January 1 – a move which drew flak

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Capital’s air quality has deteriorated: Delhi Economic Survey

Capital’s air quality has deteriorated: Delhi Economic Survey

🕔12:59, 25.Jun 2015

New Delhi, June 25  The air quality in Delhi has worsened considerably in past few years, according to the Economic Survey of Delhi 2014-15 released on Wednesday The PM10 – particulate matter or the mixture of extremely small particles and

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Delhi has over 54 lakh electricity consumers

Delhi has over 54 lakh electricity consumers

🕔12:58, 25.Jun 2015

New Delhi, June 25  The national capital has seen a rise in electricity consumers from 48.97 lakh in 2013-14 to 54.5 lakh in the following year leading to increase in power consumption. In 2013-14, the power consumption stood at 23,781

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