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Delhi AQI in very poor range but relief likely on Saturday

Delhi AQI in very poor range but relief likely on Saturday

🕔06:40, 23.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 23  Delhi’s air quality index (AQI) has deteriorated sharply to 339 on Friday with a toxic haze covering the city and neighbouring areas but relief is likely to come on Saturday as wind speed provides ventilation for

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Pollution needs systematic, scientific solution: Javadekar

Pollution needs systematic, scientific solution: Javadekar

🕔11:35, 22.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 22  The debate on pollution, particularly in the Delhi-NCR area, in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday witnessed heated and emotional appeals with members demanding either to declare an environmental emergency or take the issue up as a

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Parl panel asks for final report to curb pollution woes

Parl panel asks for final report to curb pollution woes

🕔20:15, 20.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 20 A parliamentary panel meeting on combating air pollution in Delhi-NCR area, which was originally scheduled for last week but got cancelled because of the absence of key officials, was held at the Parliament committee room on Wednesday.

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Delhi AQI improves, down to ‘very poor’ after a week

Delhi AQI improves, down to ‘very poor’ after a week

🕔12:46, 5.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 5  The toxic smog hovering over Delhi lifted on Tuesday morning with bright sunshine and wind speeds aiding dispersion of pollutants, and pollution levels coming down considerably from “severe” to “very poor” category after almost a week.

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Several places in Haryana, UP even more polluted than Delhi

Several places in Haryana, UP even more polluted than Delhi

🕔07:23, 18.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 18  While Delhi hogs all the attention for its high air pollution, there are towns and cities in the vicinity of the national capital which have even higher pollution levels. To be clear, the air quality index

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‘Delhi air to be ‘very poor’ from Tuesday’

‘Delhi air to be ‘very poor’ from Tuesday’

🕔14:11, 14.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 14  For those living in and around Delhi, the coming days spell bad news as air quality entered the higher end of the poor category on Monday, with a worsening AQI score of 280, and is slated

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Rains likely in Delhi

Rains likely in Delhi

🕔10:58, 30.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 30  It was a cold Wednesday morning here with minimum temperature at 5.2 degrees Celsius, four notches below normal, the Met said, adding the city may witness light rains during the day. “There was shallow fog in

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Shallow fog dips visibility in Delhi

Shallow fog dips visibility in Delhi

🕔11:23, 5.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 5  There was shallow fog on Monday in the national capital hampering visibility in the region that has already been facing ‘very poor’ air quality. The minimum temperature was recorded at 18 degrees Celsius, three notches above

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WAYU device to purify air in Delhi: Harsh Vardhan

WAYU device to purify air in Delhi: Harsh Vardhan

🕔10:32, 26.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 26  To filter particulate matter and dilute air pollutants in the national capital, Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday inaugurated air pollution control device WAYU (Wind Augmentation Purifying Unit) here. Speaking at the inauguration

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Kejriwal meets Khattar on stubble burning, air pollution

Kejriwal meets Khattar on stubble burning, air pollution

🕔10:01, 15.Nov 2017

Chandigarh, Nov 15 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday met Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar here to discuss the issues of stubble burning and air pollution. Kejriwal was greeted with protests by activists of the Shiromani Akali Dal and

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‘Gas Chamber’ Delhi: GOVTS PASS THE BUCK…

‘Gas Chamber’ Delhi: GOVTS PASS THE BUCK…

🕔10:15, 11.Nov 2017

‘Gas Chamber’ Delhi GOVTS PASS THE BUCK By Insaf National capital Delhi should make both the AAP and Central government hang their heads in shame. It is choked, engulfed in polluted and unsafe air with the High Court describing it

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