Delhi Smog
India  /  Published 28.11.21

Delhi air: Review meet on Monday

Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai will hold a high-level meeting on Monday to review the air pollution situation in the capital, officials said. The minister will take stock of the situation with ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.11.21

Supreme Court raps govt on pollution

The Supreme Court on Wednesday chided the Centre, Delhi and the NCR states for resorting to ad hoc measures to tackle pollution and asked bureaucrats to work out a permanent solution by interacting wi...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.11.21

Centre not keen on WFH in Delhi

The Centre on Wednesday opposed the Supreme Court’s suggestion that Union government employees work from home to combat the alarming pollution surge in Delhi and the National Capital Region. Th...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.11.21

Delhi-NCR: AQI season's worst at 471

The layer of eye-stinging smog lingering over Delhi-NCR thickened on Friday, giving an orange tint to the sun and lowering visibility to 200 metres at several places in the region reeling under hazard...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.11.21

Smog cover over Delhi-NCR

A layer of smog shrouded Delhi-NCR on Thursday and partially blotted out the sun on Chhath Puja as the air quality slipped back into the severe zone with unfavourable meteorological conditions aiding ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


India  /  Published 01.11.18

UP pollution directive to districts

The Uttar Pradesh government has asked the state’s western districts, in and around the National Capital Region, to suspend all construction activities between November 1 and 10 and shut for a week ...
By PTI in Noida

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

Books  /  Published 21.12.18

The Great Smog right read for breathless nation

The hazy shade of Indian winters, a manifestation of the toxicity in the air during the cold season, should be reason enough for readers to turn the pages of Siddharth Singh’s book. Here, Singh is n...
By Uddalak Mukherjee

India  /  Published 17.11.19

Delhi parents want annual smog vacation

Over 70 per cent of parents in Delhi and the National Capital Region say there should be a scheduled 'smog break' in schools from November 1-20 every year, according to a new survey.The survey with ne...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.11.18

In pictures: North India goes up in smoke

Last month, a Supreme Court order set rules last month regarding the lighting of firecrackers, saying 'green crackers' with low emission levels were permitted, and could be burst only between 8 pm and...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi


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