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Delhi’s air quality remains ‘severe’ for 4th day: authorities

Delhi’s air quality remains ‘severe’ for 4th day: authorities

New Delhi: Delhi continued to battle severe pollution for the fourth consecutive day even as authorities said that increased wind speed m...Read More

Supreme Court asks CPCB to prosecute government officials for not acting on Delhi’s air pollution complaints

Supreme Court asks CPCB to prosecute government officials for not acting on Delhi’s air pollution complaints

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to initiate prosecution against government offici...Read More

Delhi’s air quality recorded in ‘very poor’ category, authorities warn of deterioration

Delhi’s air quality recorded in ‘very poor’ category, authorities warn of deterioration

New Delhi: Delhi’s air quality remained in ‘very poor’ category on Tuesday with the winds blowing from the stubble burning areas of neigh...Read More

Supreme Court asks CPCB to open social media account for grievance redressal

Supreme Court asks CPCB to open social media account for grievance redressal

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to open a social media account where citizens can...Read More

Supreme Court to pronounce verdict on nationwide ban on firecrackers tomorrow

Supreme Court to pronounce verdict on nationwide ban on firecrackers tomorrow

New Delhi: The Supreme Court will pronounce on Tuesday its verdict on the plea for a ban on the manufacture, sale and possession of firec...Read More

Be ready for Odd-Even in Delhi, impose restrictions till January 31: Pollution board

Be ready for Odd-Even in Delhi, impose restrictions till January 31: Pollution board

New Delhi: A CPCB-led taskforce today recommended the closure of all coal-based industries operating in Delhi-NCR for a fortnight from Ja...Read More

Air quality in Delhi better this Diwali, shows CPCB data

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 ...Read More

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SC reserves verdict on plea to restore ban on firecracker sale

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Friday reserved its verdict on a plea seeking restoration of its last year’s order banning the sale of f...Read More

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Fix emission standards of toxic gases, SC tells Centre, CPCB

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Central government and the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to fix emission s...Read More

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EPCA drafts mega plan to fight Delhi’s pollution

New Delhi : The Delhi-NCR belt, a pollution hotspot, needs a drastic reduction in level of pollutants, by up to 76 per cent in some areas...Read More

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New Year: Delhi likely to breathe uneasy

New Delhi : The new year is likely to be greeted by ‘very poor’ quality air in the national capital with relatively windy conditions pois...Read More

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SC bans stocking, sale of firecrackers to curb Delhi pollution

New Delhi: In a stern action to curb air pollution during the ongoing wedding season, the Supreme Court on Friday suspended the licenses ...Read More

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Delhi air quality improves as wind speed picks up

New Delhi: Delhi’s air quality improved marginally on Monday as wind speed picked up dispersing the pollutants and the thick cover of haz...Read More

Diwali air over north India was world’s worst

Diwali air over north India was world’s worst

Over the Diwali weekend of 2016, India’s air quality was among the world’s worst and between 40 per cent and 100 per cent worse in five n...Read More

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New authority proposed for strict action against industrial units polluting Ganga

New Delhi : Union Water Resources Ministry has proposed to set up a statutory authority to take action against those industrial units whi...Read More

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Decline in vehicular emission had no impact on pollution

New Delhi : The apex pollution monitoring body on Monday told the National Green Tribunal that the decline in vehicular emission during t...Read More

Delhi’s Pollution One-And-Half Times Worse Than Beijing

Delhi’s Pollution One-And-Half Times Worse Than Beijing

Delhi’s air pollution has been one-and-a-half times worse than in Beijing over the past week, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of PM 2...Read More

Ganga monitoring in jeopardy

Ganga monitoring in jeopardy

New Delhi : The much acclaimed plan of Narendra Modi government — of real-time monitoring of the Ganga — has failed to take off even afte...Read More

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CPCB green signal for heavy industries in Indore

Indore : Giving a relief to the State Government, which has signed various MoUs with multinational companies, the Central Pollution Contr...Read More

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