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Air quality status report of Delhi 'severe' after Diwali celebrations

Air quality status report of Delhi 'severe' after Diwali celeb...

New Delhi : 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 ... Sify, 4 hours ago

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Air pollution in Capital at alarming levels: Survey

Air pollution in the Capital soared to alarming levels till late night, reaching as much as five times over the safe limit because of bursting of firecrackers despite a Supreme Court ban on their sale in the NCR, says a survey.Conducted by air quality mobile ...
 Business Standard1 hour ago

Day after Diwali, Delhi's air quality in 'severe' zone

Delhi's air quality took a sharp plunge and entered the 'severe' zone on Friday, following night-long Diwali revelry when people set off millions of firecrackers and reduced a Supreme Court ban on their sale into a 'heap of ash'. The pollution indicator of state-run System of Air Quality Forecasting and Research (SAFAR) turned a deep shade of brown, indicating 'severe' air quality in the city, which may affect healthy people and seriously impact those with existing respiratory or ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago Delhi's post-Diwali air quality 'severe'  Business Standard1 hour ago

Delhi's air quality this Diwali is better, says CPCB

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on Friday reported that the pollution levels in Delhi are lower compared to the air quality recorded during Diwali in 2016. The Air Quality Index (AQI) value yesterday was 319, terming it in very poor category; while ...
 catchnews.com5 hours ago

Cracker ban goes up in smoke on Diwali night, Delhi wakes up to hazy morning

Delhi and the National Capital Region woke up to a blanket of smog today, after a quiet and promising Dilwai evening gave way to noisy and relentless bursting of firecrackers till late night yesterday, despite a Supreme Court ban on their sale in the NCR. The ...
 Deccan Herald1 hour ago Delhi's hope of firecracker-free Diwali goes up in smoke  Rediff.com10 hours ago

Air quality in Delhi better this Diwali, shows CPCB data

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 AQI last ...
 Prokerala21 hours ago Air quality going to be very poor: AMC  DNA1 day ago

Fire at Pirana dumpsite again, waste mgmt plan goes off track

A major fire broke out at Pirana dumpsite near the city which immediately worsened the air quality. Authorities blamed the fire on high temperature, but what they did not tell you was that the waste management plan for city has not moved in years. Over the ...
 DNA1 day ago

Selling crackers, not nukes: Shopkeepers react to SC order

IMAGE: People buying fire-crackers near Jama Masjid in old Delhi on Monday. Photograph: Vijay Verma/PTI Photo News of the Supreme Court order decreeing a cracker-free Diwali this year spread like the proverbial wildfire through wholesale markets in New Delhi on Monday, uniting shopkeepers big and small in their anger and dismay. With losses running into crores, their Diwali was going up in smoke, said shopkeepers in Sadar Bazar and Jama Masjid, two of ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

NCR to have common Air Quality Index by October

The national capital region (NCR), considered among the world's most polluted area, will soon have a common air quality index based on data from around 50 monitoring stations located across Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan. Currently the Central ...
 Business Standard1 month ago NCR to get common Air Quality Index by October  DNA1 month ago CR to have common Air Quality Index by October  Business Standard1 month ago

The following are the top stories of the Northern region at 1915 hrs

The following are the top stories of the Northern region at 1915 hrs: DES24 HR-DERA-KHATTAR Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who has been facing heat over his management of the Dera issue, says the violence by the sect's supporters ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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