Delhi Air Quality
India  /  Published 26.11.20

Delhi records ‘very poor’ air quality

Delhi on Thursday recorded an air quality of ‘very poor’ category but government agencies expected it to improve with the wind speed picking up. The Air Quality Index (AQI) at 9 am was 37...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.11.20

Delhi air quality turns ‘severe’

Delhi’s air quality turned ‘severe’ on Saturday as stubble burning accounted for 32 per cent of the city state’s PM2.5 pollution, which was further aided by calm winds that res...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.11.20

Delhi: Air quality to improve post-Diwali

The India Meteorological Department stated that the air quality in Delhi-NCR region is likely to improve post Diwali as a result of a fresh western disturbance, which may increase the wind speed. Und...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.10.19

Delhi's air quality drops to 'poor'

The national capital's air quality turned 'poor' on Sunday as wind direction changed to northwesterly, increasing the contribution of smoke from stubble burning in neighbouring states to the pollution...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 18.11.18

Being nationalist is easier than being civilised

The recent air pollution of severe proportions in cities like Calcutta and New Delhi resulted from a failure to comply with a Supreme Court order that banned firecrackers during Diwali. The unabated p...
By Anup Sinha in

Opinion  /  Published 11.11.19

Work-life balance makes business sense

Sir — At a time when long working hours have become the norm, Microsoft offices in Japan have proven that long hours are not equivalent to high productivity. For the month of August, the tech-giant ...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 06.11.19

Authorities have to be held responsible for failing to curb pollution: SC

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it is a question of life and death of crores of people in Delhi-NCR region, which is facing severe air pollution, and the authorities have to be held responsible fo...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.10.19

Delhi air pollution level peaks on Diwali day

Pollution levels in the national capital shot up on Sunday and are expected to enter the 'severe' category tonight due to firecracker emissions, unfavourable weather and a significant spike in stubble...
By PTI in New Delhi

Delhi  /  Published 01.03.20

Sunshine, cleaner air after rains in Delhi-NCR

) The sun shone brightly over Delhi-NCR and the residents breathed cleaner air on Sunday morning, after rains lashed the region overnight.The weatherman said the Safdarjung Observatory recorded 18.6 m...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.11.19

Delhi air quality turns severe

The air quality in Delhi on Thursday slipped into the severe category with the air quality index being recorded at 460.The Dwarka Sector 8 air monitoring centre recorded an air quality index of 496 an...
By PTI in New Delhi


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