Smog(Search results - 24)
Top StoriesOct 5, 2021, 1:40 PM IST
Smog tower showing good results so far, helping in combating pollution: Delhi CM
In a bid to combat air pollution in Delhi, Kejriwal announced a 10-point "winter action plan" for the national capital.
Fact CheckAug 23, 2021, 6:07 PM IST
Fact-check: Delhi gets a smog tower, but Kejriwal's 'India's first' claim is wrong
Aam Aadmi Party's claims about its path-breaking smog tower project in Delhi seems to be losing wind even before the turbines swallowed pollutants in Delhi's air.
India NewsAug 13, 2021, 6:04 PM IST
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal expected to inaugurate national capital's first smog tower on August 23
According to reports, an official stated that the smog tower's construction had been completed and that its inauguration will take place on August 23 rather than August 15. The tower, which stands around 20 metres tall, was built to enhance air quality within a one-kilometer radius.
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 15, 2020, 10:05 AM IST
Air pollution worsens as Delhi defies firecrackers ban
Bursting of firecrackers could be heard across Delhi and its neighbouring areas on Diwali night even though a ban was imposed on its sale and use in the national capital region in view of rising air pollution and COVID-19 pandemic.
IndiaNov 9, 2020, 10:00 AM IST
Delhi wakes up to hazy skies, air quality continues to remain in ‘very poor’ category
Meanwhile, in order to combat, Kejriwal-led government announced a ban on crackers ahead of Diwali festival.
IndiaNov 6, 2020, 5:03 PM IST
SC directs Centre to ensure there is no smog in Delhi after Diwali
A three-judge bench headed by CJI SA Bobde said, “We are adjourning the matter after reopening (following week long Diwali break). Only thing is, till then you (Centre) ensure there is no smog in the city.”
IndiaNov 12, 2019, 10:41 AM IST
Smog canopies Delhi, air quality remains ‘hazardous’
In Delhi, odd-even scheme will not be implemented on November 11-12 in Delhi to ensure hassle-free commute on the occasion of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev
IndiaNov 5, 2019, 3:39 PM IST
Smog canopies Delhi; air quality remains under ‘severe’ category
The air quality of Delhi took a major hit due to a combination of stubble burning, firecracker emissions and unfavourable meteorological conditions