Poor air quality was the fourth leading risk factor for early death worldwide in 2019, surpassed only by high blood pressure, tobacco use and poor diet.
This is the first time that visibility has dropped to 'zero' in the national capital this winter season.
The Central Pollution Control Board has issued a notice to Delhi government over other polluting activities like improper waste disposal being carried in the...
Green crackers can be used on Christmas and New Year only for 35 minutes at midnight in NCR and neighbouring areas with decent air quality.
Annual crop residue burning incidents lead to air pollution, with Punjab and Haryana contributing to Delhi's hazardous AQI.
The national capital's AQI had improved and remained in either 'poor' or 'moderate' category until November 22.
Temperatures fall in many parts as Met office projects spells of rain
Environmental, social and governance credentials of a company are key factors determining its success and growth.
Kohli's post on a clean Diwali landed the Indian captain in a social media storm and Udit Raj has added fuel to fire
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal had launched the campaign in October to curb rising air pollution.
Traders, shopkeepers plan to move Lt governor to seek his help
Commission recommends urgent measures as air quality in the national capital has plummeted to the 'severe category'.
Health Minister discusses rising cases, low testing and high mortality in nine states and other districts.
Arvind Kejriwal announced the ban along with measures to ramp up medical infrastructure in light of worsening Covid-19 situation.
Amid a surge in Coronavirus cases and rising pollution levels, CM Arvind Kejriwal appealed people not to burst firecrackers.
The application will identify the location and the complaint will be automatically forwarded to the concerned department for time-bound redressal
Delhi recorded an air quality index (AQI) of 281 today, which falls in the 'poor' category. Air quality remained “very poor” for past five days
Even as Australia continued to fight bushfires, cricketers playing in the Sheffield Shield at the iconic Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on Tuesday said the air...
The national capital's air quality is likely to turn severe due to prevailing calm winds and increased incidents of farm fires.
No sudden recovery is expected under this condition at least for the next two days.
The Air Quality Index (AQI) in the city today peaked at 226, which falls under the poor category, according to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).
The apex court said it was a question of life and death of crores of people and governments had to be held responsible.
Sharda said Pakistan was frustrated ever since Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah took charge and was resorting to all sorts of tactics...
On Saturday, weather experts said there was a significant improvement in wind speed and it will increase gradually.
The blanket of haze over Delhi thickened on Friday morning with the national capital's pollution levels increasing overnight. The AQI entered the "severe plus"...