Stubble Burning
India  /  Published 11.11.20

Delhi's air quality in 'very poor' category

  Delhi's air quality slipped back into the very poor category on Wednesday after remaining in the severe zone for six days on the trot, with a change in the wind direction reducing the cont...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.11.20

UP farmers fume at stubble whip

By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 25.11.19

SC asks states for report on air, water quality

The Supreme Court issued notices to all states on Monday seeking report on air quality, drinking water and garbage disposal, and asked the Centre to take concrete decision within 10 days on having smo...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.12.19

SC partially lifts ban on construction activities in Delhi-NCR

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed construction activity in the Delhi-NCR region between 6am and 6pm, partially lifting its complete ban on it.A bench, comprising justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupt...
By PTI 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 13.11.19

Stubble-burning: onus on state governments

With spaces for dissent rapidly shrinking in India, it is not often that citizens are able to express their disapproval of governmental inaction or oppression without fear of punishment. It was thus h...
By The Editorial Board 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

Bihar  /  Published 29.11.18

Nitish cites Patna pollution cause and cure

Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday expressed concern over the state capital’s dirty air, but said that the location of the air quality monitoring station in the city was not suitable for proper...
By Dev Raj in Patna


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