National Capital Region

Heavy rains, hailstorm wreak havoc in Delhi; traffic congestion, waterlogging disrupt normal life

Heavy rains, hailstorm wreak havoc in Delhi; traffic congestion, waterlogging disrupt normal life

New Delhi: Heavy rains pounded the national capital on Thursday evening, resulting in water logging, traffic congestion and brief suspens...Read More

Leasing in logistics, warehousing hits all-time high in 2018: CBRE

Leasing in logistics, warehousing hits all-time high in 2018: CBRE

New Delhi: Leasing in the warehousing and logistics sector rose by 45 per cent to a record area of 24 million sq ft on rising demand from...Read More

Storms likely in Vidarbha, Marathwada

Storms likely in Vidarbha, Marathwada

Pune: Climate change is here, for real, and the whole world can vouch for the fact. Closer home, the National Capital Region, particularl...Read More

Air Pollution: Supreme Court judge is loth to live in Delhi after retirement

Air Pollution: Supreme Court judge is loth to live in Delhi after retirement

New Delhi: “I durst not laugh, for fear of opening my lips and receiving the bad air”, as William Shakespeare would have it. A sentiment ...Read More

Delhi’s air quality turns ‘severe’ with rising smog 

Delhi’s air quality turns ‘severe’ with rising smog 

New Delhi: Delhi’s air quality deteriorated to ‘severe’ category Saturday as a cover of smog surrounded the national capital and prevente...Read More

Delhi: Air purifiers installed at ITO crossing as air quality dips to ‘very poor’

Delhi: Air purifiers installed at ITO crossing as air quality dips to ‘very poor’

New Delhi: Air purifiers have been installed at the ITO crossing in the national capital after a thick blanket of fog engulfed Delhi and ...Read More

Amrapali’s realty business like cobweb, housing projects seem illegal: Supreme Court

Amrapali’s realty business like cobweb, housing projects seem illegal: Supreme Court

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today asked the Amrapali Group to “come out with clean hands”, observing that its residential projects in th...Read More

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‘IGI, Mumbai airports poor in punctuality’

New Delhi : The IGI airport in Delhi, the 16th busiest in the world, ranked poorly in flight punctuality, securing the 451st position amo...Read More

Stay indoors, wear masks in dusty Delhi: Doctors

Stay indoors, wear masks in dusty Delhi: Doctors

New Delhi: Doctors on Thursday strongly recommended wearing masks and staying indoors as the air quality in the National Capital Region (...Read More

Ban construction temporarily in Delhi, air quality beyond ‘severe’: Environmentalist

Ban construction temporarily in Delhi, air quality beyond ‘severe’: Environmentalist

New Delhi: Environmentalist Vimlendu Jha on Wednesday urged the Delhi government to ban construction activities in Delhi and the National...Read More

After Sunny morning, fresh thunderstorm hit Delhi-NCR

After Sunny morning, fresh thunderstorm hit Delhi-NCR

New Delhi: The National Capital Region (NCR) and its adjoining areas witnessed a fresh thunderstorm on Saturday afternoon with gusty wind...Read More

Budget 2018: Air pollution ‘a cause of concern’, announces special schemes to tackle stubble burning

Budget 2018: Air pollution ‘a cause of concern’, announces special schemes to tackle stubble burning

New Delhi: Rising air pollution found mention in the 2018-19 Union Budget speech and was termed a “cause of concern”, as Finance Minister...Read More

Low visibility disrupts train services in Delhi

Low visibility disrupts train services in Delhi

New Delhi: Railway services have been affected as dense fog prevails in the national capital region (NCR). Eighteen trains were cancelled...Read More

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‘NCR to spawn 1.5 lakh MT e-waste by 2020’

Delhi : The National Capital Region (NCR) is likely to generate about 1,50,000 metric tonnes (MT) of electronic-waste per annum by 2020, ...Read More

Delhi-NCR citizens will soon need 5 oxygen cylinders a day to survive pollution: Experts

Delhi-NCR citizens will soon need 5 oxygen cylinders a day to survive pollution: Experts

New Delhi : Rising pollution levels in Delhi and the extended National Capital Region (NCR) could soon see inhabitants walking around wit...Read More

Dense smog continues in Delhi for fourth day, leaving people gasping for breath

Dense smog continues in Delhi for fourth day, leaving people gasping for breath

New Delhi: Dense smog continued to hung over Delhi and the National Capital Region for the fourth day today, leaving people gasping for b...Read More

NHRC notices to Centre, govts of Delhi, Punjab and Haryana over ‘toxic haze’

NHRC notices to Centre, govts of Delhi, Punjab and Haryana over ‘toxic haze’

New Delhi : The NHRC has sent notices to the Centre and the governments of Delhi, Punjab and Haryana in view of “life-threatening” pollut...Read More

Delhiites can burst firecrackers before ban, judges upset on communal twist given its order

Delhiites can burst firecrackers before ban, judges upset on communal twist given its order

New Delhi: Delhiites can burst firecrackers purchased before the Supreme Court banned their sale on Monday, but there can be no sales in ...Read More

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Quieter Diwali in Delhi this year

New Delhi : Delhi will have a quieter and healthier Diwali this year. The Supreme Court on Tuesday slapped a series of conditions even wh...Read More

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Save Aravallis momentum grows

The Aravalli Range is a range of mountains running nearly 700 km in a northwest direction, starting in North India from Delhi and passing...Read More

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