Delhi Pollution(Search results - 13)
IndiaNov 18, 2020, 9:45 AM IST
Delhi wakes up to Hazy skies, air quality wavers between ‘poor’ and ‘moderate’ categories
"There used to be dense smog and we used to feel irritation in eyes but it got better after the rain. Today it is hazy again. The government needs to come up with a permanent solution," said a local.
IndiaNov 13, 2020, 1:22 PM IST
Coronavirus: Main reason behind surge in COVID-19 cases in Delhi is pollution, says CM Kejriwal
"COVID-19 situation in Delhi should come under control in 7-10 days; we are considering taking several steps next week." CM Kejriwal said.
IndiaNov 3, 2020, 9:47 AM IST
12 days before Diwali, NGT seeks views on banning firecrackers
The bench has issued notices to the Union environment ministry, the Central Pollution Control Board, the Delhi Pollution Control Committee, the Delhi Police Comissioner and the governments of Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan.
IndiaOct 29, 2020, 10:04 AM IST
President signs ordinance to create panel to tackle air quality in NCR
The ordinance proposes to establish a permanent commission for air quality management in Delhi-NCR for coordination, research, identification and resolution of problems concerning air quality.
EntertainmentNov 19, 2019, 1:46 PM IST
Leonardo DiCaprio expresses concern over Delhi pollution levels on Instagram
The 45-year-old actor, Leonardo DiCaprio a vocal advocate for a clean environment, on Monday shared a post by Extinction Rebellion, a global climate movement, on the social media site.
IndiaNov 13, 2019, 5:04 PM IST
Supreme Court asks Delhi government to submit report on pollution levels
The Supreme Court has asked the Delhi government to submit a report on pollution levels from October till November 14 this year over pleas challenging the odd-even scheme.
IndiaNov 5, 2019, 3:59 PM IST
Delhi pollution: Vadra criticises AAP government for VIP exemptions in odd-even scheme
Robert Vadra slammed the AAP government in Delhi for exempting VIPs from following the odd-even scheme that has been implemented to tackle the pollution level in Delhi.
IndiaNov 5, 2019, 11:30 AM IST
BJP MLA Nand Kishore Gurjar writes to PM Modi on Delhi-NCR air pollution
As Delhi-NCR gasps for breath, BJP MLA Nand Kishore Gurjar has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking intervention in Delhi air pollution. In the letter, he requested for the Indian Air Force to sprinkle water in his constituency to help dust particles settle down.
Nov 7, 2016, 8:33 AM IST
Delhi's toxic air keeps a million kids home, forces expats to flee
Battling one of its worst pollution related crisis, New Delhi - which is one of the most polluted cities in the world, has hit a new low.
Over a million students have been forced to stay at home, as schools have been ordered to shut down to avoid breathing in the toxic air. All thanks to the massive Diwali celebrations in the national capital.
“Pollution has increased to an extent that (the) outdoors in Delhi are resembling a gas chamber,” Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Sunday.
Nov 7, 2016, 7:14 AM IST
Even cricket surrenders to Delhi's smog
The Delhi smog continued to interfere with the cricket schedule even on Monday as the Ranji Trophy matches got suspended for a second consecutive day without a ball being bowled.
Nov 7, 2016, 6:15 AM IST
Toxic Delhi: Time to adopt lessons from Singapore
As Delhi is still under the deadly smog cover, here are National Environment Agency of Singapore's guidelines that can save your health.
May 1, 2016, 4:41 AM IST
Delhi pollution hampering athletes: PT Usha
Legendary sprinter P T Usha has said the dust and pollution in New Delhi is hampering performances at the ongoing National athletics championships.