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AQI recorded 'severe' in Delhi after Diwali celebrations
Even after the Supreme Court's ban on the sale of the firecrackers in New Delhi, the Air Quality Index (AQI) in most of the places of Delhi-NCR was recorded above 400, post Diwali celebration. It should be noted that AQI above 400 is termed as "severe".
 catchnews.com14 hours ago
Ruminations: Time for introspection
The recent Supreme Court order regarding the ban on cracker sale in Delhi drew protests on the curbs it put on bursting crackers on Diwali — the court later said that the order covered no such activity —even as it was welcomed for the drop in air ...
 The Financial Chronicle5 hours ago
DNA
Hospitals get set to handle inflow of patients on Diwali
The Supreme Court ban on the sale of firecrackers this year, which may result in fewer cases
 DNA1 day ago
DNA
Residents now buying crackers online post SC ban
With the Supreme Court ordering a complete ban on the sale of fire crackers in Delhi and NCR, residents have moved to the online portals to celebrate the festival of lights. Unhappy over not getting the fire crackers in shops in their areas, many of them have ...
 DNA1 day ago
DNA
Firecrackers will destroy your organs, say doctors
The Supreme Court ban on firecrackers has come as a boon for those who suffer from respiratory illnesses as they hope there will be less particulate matter in the air as compared to last year, when PM 2.5 (particulates with diameter less than 2.5 mm) level ...
 DNA1 day ago
Business Standard
NGT dismisses plea against ban on sale of firecrackers
The Supreme Court has already passed an order on the issue and that is the law of the land: NGT Press Trust of India | New Delhi Last Updated at October 17, 2017 20:17 IST Photo: Shutterstock The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday rejected a plea against the ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
87% won't be burst crackers in Delhi: Survey
Days after the Supreme Court banned the sale of firecrackers in Delhi and NCR to combat the rising levels of air pollution in the city, 87 per cent of the respondents in a survey said they won't burst crackers on Diwali.The survey conducted by citizen ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Santabanta
Karan Oberoi counters back the irrational arguments around the ban on crackers
Supreme Court finally showed some mercy on the Delhi denizens by restoring the ban on the sale of fire-crackers. Taking note of the prevailing atmospheric conditions and the degrading air quality, the majority of the population took a sigh of relief after the ...
 Santabanta3 days ago
DNA
What to do on Diwali evening? No cracker of an idea
The Supreme Court has banned the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR region till November 1.
 DNA3 days ago
14 detained, released for bursting firecrackers near SC
Protesting against the apex court order banning firecrackers due to air pollution concerns around Diwali, 14 persons including three women were detained on Tuesday for bursting firecrackers in front of the Supreme Court here.Police said a call was made to the ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Business Standard
Firecracker ban: Air quality in Delhi better this Diwali, shows CPCB data
Supreme Court had on October 9 banned the sale of firecrackers during this Diwali Last Updated at October 19, 2017 20:20 IST A closed firecracker shop in Sadar Bazaar, Delhi after Supreme Court orders ban on sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR till November 1.
 Business Standard1 day ago
MSN India
Smog that led to firecracker ban in Delhi: See what happened last year
The Supreme Court on Monday reinstated the ban on sale of firecrackers in New Delhi citing toxins in the air after it was temporarily revoked in September this year. The move to ban firecrackers had come after alarming pollution levels witnessed in Delhi in ...
 MSN India5 days ago
DNA
Markets deserted after Supreme Court ban order on crackers
While cracker shops in many markets remained shut after the order; others found innovative ways to get round the ban
 DNA5 days ago
DNA
Supreme Court says ban on sale of firecrackers to remain
Refusing to revisit its October 9 banning sale of firecrackers in the National Capital Region (NCR) during Diwali, the Supreme Court on Friday said it was “deeply anguished” to see that its order was given a communal colour. The top court was ...
 DNA6 days ago
Firecrackers ban: Traders diasspointed, furious about business setback
As the Supreme Court on Friday refused to modify its earlier order banning the sale of firecrackers in Delhi and the NCR, traders, who were hoping to of restart the business, were furious and also disappointed by the setback they have been facing in ...
 Prokerala6 days ago
India Today
Diwali cracker ban stays, pained at communal colour given to it: Supreme Court
The Supreme Court today refused to modify its October 9 order banning firecrackers in Delhi and NCR ahead of Diwali and said it is pained that a communal colour was given to it.
 India Today1 week ago
SC refuses to relax firecracker ban
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to modify its October 9 order banning the sale of fire crackers in Delhi and NCR this Diwali and expressed anguish that its order was being given a communal twist. "We are pained to hear that some people are giving the ...
 SME Times1 week ago
No sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR this Diwali: SC
No firecrackers would be sold in the Delhi-national capital region (NCR) till October 31, the Supreme Court said today while expressing pain that attempts were made to give a "political colour" to its verdict banning the sale of crackers.The court refused to ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
MSN India
Firecrackers’ ban to stay: SC
The sale of firecrackers was banned by the Supreme Court ahead of Diwali. New Delhi: Refusing to relax its ban on the sale of firecrackers in Delhi and nearby towns till November 1, the Supreme Court today said it was "pained and sad" that a communal twist ...
 MSN India1 week ago
SC holds firm on Delhi cracker ban, says don`t communalise it
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to modify the ban order on crackers in Delhi-NCR and asked to not to politicise the court's verdict. File photo New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to modify the ban order on crackers in Delhi-NCR and asked to ...
 Zee News1 week ago
Rediff.com
SC refuses to modify cracker ban order in Delhi-NCR
The Supreme Court has refused to modify its order suspending licence for sale of firecrackers in Delhi and NCR ahead of Diwali. The apex court also said it was "pained and sad" that a communal colour had been given to its order.It also clarified that those who had already bought firecrackers can still burst them. The order has divided opinion on social media, with some objecting to the ban on celebrations with fireworks during a "Hindu festival".In November last year, the court had ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
Here are three factors that have spoilt Delhi-NCR traders' festive mood
We paid 28% GST on firecrackers, but after Supreme Court's order, we had to shut our shop, a businessman said Last Updated at October 13, 2017 10:46 IST
 Business Standard1 week ago
DNA
Hindus are being targeted, says Ramdev on Supreme Court's firecracker ban on Diwali
Even as the opinions stand divided over the firecracker ban in Delhi-NCR, Patanjali founder Ramdev has opposed the Supreme Court order and said that only a particular community is being targeted. Talking to India TV during an interview, Ramdev said that only ...
 DNA1 week ago
India Today
Old Delhi's firecracker market protests Supreme Court ban, shops down shutters
Shopkeepers in the area claimed that the cracker ban is likely to result in estimated losses of Rs 5 lakh per shop this Diwali. Pooja Shali | Posted by Upasana Singh Pooja.Shali@aajtak.com New Delhi, October 11, 2017 | UPDATED 18:01 IST A +A - Image for ...
 India Today1 week ago
DNA Edit | Supreme Court's Diwali Diktat: Bitter medicine, but 'quiet' a dampener
The Supreme Court's decision to ban the sale of firecrackers in NCR region will go a long way in securing the health of the people residing in Delhi, Gurugram, and Noida. While it is a potent argument that the verdict is an unwelcome and excessive intrusion ...
 DNA1 week ago
Rediff.com
After Delhi, no sale of firecrackers in Maharashtra too
A day after the Supreme Court banned sale of firecrackers during Diwali in the Delhi-NCR region, the Bombay high court today imposed the same ban in residential areas in Maharashtra.The apex court on Monday banned the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR till November 1, dealing a body blow to the traders and businessmen dealing in them.The court said its last month's order, temporarily lifting the stay and permitting sale of firecrackers, would be made effective only from November one, 12 days ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
DNA
Delhi Metro, Supreme Court's ban on firecrackers, Texas shooting and Bigg Boss 11: DNA morning must reads
Delhi Metro, Supreme Court's ban on firecrackers, Texas shooting and Bigg Boss 11: DNA morning must reads
 DNA1 week ago
First Post.com
'Supreme Court ban on sale of crackers opens door for smuggling': Delhi
Questioning the ban, the traders said that if there is no ban on bursting of crackers, how would environment be protected? The post ‘Supreme Court ban on sale of crackers opens door for smuggling’: Delhi-NCR traders outline why order is unfair ...
 First Post.com1 week ago
Diwali without firecrackers in Delhi-NCR as Supreme Court bans sale
The ban on sale and stocking of firecrackers will be in effect till Novermber 1, 2017. File photo NEW DELHI: Ahead of Diwali, the Supreme Court on Monday upheld the suspension of licenses for sale of crackers in the national capital. The ban on sale and ...
 Zee News1 week ago
catchnews.com
Supreme Court bans sale of firecrackers this Diwali in Delhi-NCR
Supreme Court on 9 October has decided to ban crackers in New Delhi and the national capital region due to pollution reasons. The crackers will remain banned till 1 November and Diwali will be celebrated on 19th of October this year. The order was announced ...
 catchnews.com1 week ago
Money Control
Diwali dampener: Supreme Court bans firecrackers in Delhi-NCR till November 1
The court said it wanted to evaluate the difference to air quality.
 Money Control1 week ago
Rediff.com
SC bans sale of firecrackers in Delhi till Nov1
The Supreme Court on Monday upheld its earlier verdict banning the sale of firecrackers in the Delhi-NCR region ahead of Diwali.  The top court has banned the sale of firecrackers till November 1. A plea on the matter had sought restoration of the apex court's 2016 verdict putting a stop to the sale of firecrackers in the region. A bench led by Justice AK Sikri had reserved the court's order on the same on October 6.On November 11 last year, the Supreme Court had ruled in favour of ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
Supreme Court verdict today on toddler`s plea to restore ban on firecracker sale in Delhi-NCR
The SC in November 2016 had suspended the licences of all firecracker sellers in Delhi and National Capital Region, virtually banning their sale and purchase. New Delhi: The Supreme Court would pronounce on Monday its verdict on the issue whether firecrackers ...
 Zee News1 week ago
DNA
Supreme Court order on firecracker ban expected Monday
Days before Diwali, the Supreme Court reserved its order on a plea seeking a restoration of the ban on the sale of firecrackers in the Delhi-National Capital Region. In the 2016 order, the apex court had suspended all licences that permitted the wholesale and ...
 DNA1 week ago
Sify
Supreme Court bans firecracker sales in Delhi ahead of peak pollution season
NEW DELHI : The Supreme Court on Monday temporarily banned the sale of firecrackers in and around the capital ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, as it looks to prevent a repeat of severe air pollution that forced school closures last year. New ...
 Sify1 week ago
Sify
Supreme Court bans firecrackers in Delhi for Diwali
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that there will be no sale of firecrackers during Diwali, as it restored a November 2016 order banning the sale and stocking of firecrackers in Delhi and National Capital Region. A bench headed by Justice A.K.
 Sify1 week ago
Supreme Court bans firecrackers for Diwali in Delhi
[India], October 9 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday restored the ban on the sale of firecrackers till November 1. The court said, while delivering its order, said it wants to test the effect of the ban on air quality after Diwali. Diwali, the festival of ...
 Sify1 week ago
Sify
Air quality in Delhi better this Diwali, shows CPCB data
New Delhi: The air quality in the national capital this Diwali was better than last year, according to a data from the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). The Air Quality Index (AQI) value on Thursday was 319, putting it in "very poor" category, while the ...
 Sify1 day ago
Air quality in Delhi better than last year: Dr Harsh Vardhan
[India], Oct 20 (ANI): Union Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Friday said that the quality of air in Delhi has improved in comparison to last year. "The number of 'Good', 'Satisfactory' and 'Moderate' has increased and 'Poor' and 'Very Poor' category has reduced ...
 Sify5 hours ago
AQI recorded 'severe' in Delhi after Diwali celebrations
Even after the Supreme Court's ban on the sale of the firecrackers in New Delhi, the Air Quality Index (AQI) in most of the places of Delhi-NCR was recorded above 400, post Diwali celebration.It should be noted that AQI above 400 is termed as "severe".Delhi's ...
 Business Standard10 hours ago
SC refuses to relax firecracker ban
The Supreme Court on Friday refused to modify its October 9 order to ban sale of firecrackers in Delhi and NCR this Diwali and expressed anguish that the order was being given a communal twist."We are pained to hear that some people are giving the order a ...
 Prokerala1 week ago
Mathrubhumi
SC refuses to relax firecracker ban
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to modify its October 9 order banning the sale of fire crackers in Delhi and NCR this Diwali and expressed anguish that its order was being given a communal twist. "We are pained to hear that some people are ...
 Mathrubhumi1 week ago
Sify
SC refuses to modify cracker ban order in Delhi-NCR
New Delhi : The Supreme Court has refused to modify its order suspending licence for sale of firecrackers in Delhi and NCR ahead of Diwali. The apex court also said it was "pained and sad" that a communal colour had been given to its order. It also clarified ...
 Sify1 week ago
Rediff.com
SC bans sale of firecrackers in Delhi during Diwali
Firecrackers would not be sold in Delhi-NCR during Diwali this year with the Supreme Court on Monday banning their sale till November 1, dealing a body blow to the traders and businessmen dealing in them. The apex court said its last month's order, temporarily lifting the stay and permitting sale of firecrackers, would be made effective only from November one, 12 days after the 'festival of lights'. The immediate effect of the order was also made clear by the top court which ordered ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
Supreme Court bans firecracker sales in Delhi ahead of peak pollution season
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Supreme Court on Monday temporarily banned the sale of firecrackers in and around the capital ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, as it looks to prevent a repeat of severe air pollution that forced school closures last ...
 Reuters1 week ago
Supreme Court bans firecracker sales in Delhi ahead of peak pollution season
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Supreme Court on Monday temporarily banned the sale of firecrackers in and around the capital ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, as it looks to prevent a repeat of severe air pollution that forced school closures last ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
Supreme Court bans firecracker sales in Delhi ahead of peak pollution season
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Supreme Court on Monday temporarily banned the sale of firecrackers in and around the capital ahead of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, as it looks to prevent a repeat of severe air pollution that forced school closures last ...
 Reuters1 week ago
Supreme Court bans firecrackers for Diwali in Delhi
The Supreme Court on Monday restored the ban on the sale of firecrackers till November 1.The court said, while delivering its order, said it wants to test the effect of the ban on air quality after Diwali.Diwali, the festival of lights, is celebrated across ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

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