Air quality remains 'poor', layer of smog blankets Delhi
A thick layer of smog blankets Delhi on November 26. Additionally, the air quality o...
CAT III-trained captain flying as passenger asked to operate IndiGo flight as visibility drops at IGI Airport
The captain, originally rostere...
Pet Pyari, climate change & Delhi smog: Pamela Anderson writes open letter to PM Modi, urges govt to serve vegan food at meetings
The letter ...
Iconic WW2 ‘Silver Spitfire’ braves India's troubled air for a lavish dinner with Maharajah
The ‘Spitfire’ pilots recall their adventures in India.
Don't stay out in the smog for long: Air pollution can damage brain, lead to Alzheimer's
Fine particles come from traffic exhaust, smoke and dust, and stay airborne for long periods.
Smog-hit Delhi should consider 'car planning': Supreme Court
A policy limiting cars per family will need the Centre and the Delhi government to take on board the SC’s observation that the capital’s pollution levels require measures much more “substantive” than odd-even, which the bench critiqued as “half-baked”.
Air quality dips to 'poor' category in Delhi
Delhiites woke up to a smoggy morning on Nov 22. A layer of smog was seen at the India Gate. The air quality dipped to 'poor' category. Acco...
Enter the Smog: As smog descends on Indian cities, see what the data really says
WHO found that 13 of the 20 cities with worst air quality in 2018 were in India. Let's see what data says.
Delhi Pollution: Air quality worsens on Thursday; AQI slips into very poor category
The air quality began to worsen from Wednesday. It was pretty bad in Noida but slightly better in Gurgaon. The worsening of air quality on Thursday can be traced to relatively calmer winds which doesn't disperse the air pollutants thereby causing deterioration in air quality. The Parliament will take up the issue on Thursday.
Smog chokes Delhi NCR again, air quality 'severe' for 4th consecutive day
Due to influence of a western disturbance, Delhi NCR is seeing a dense cloud cover and a dip in wind speed, which has aggravated the situation in Delhi which is constantly seeing the life-threatening smog soon after Diwali. However weather experts told PTI that wind speed is predicted to pick up on Saturday.
Delhiites wake up to smoggy morning as air quality continues to deteriorate
Board (CPCB), this morning was major pollutant PM 2.5 at 297 (‘Poor’ category) at Lodhi Road and at 346 (‘Very Poor’ category) in the area a...
The intangible costs that Delhi's dirty air carries for a slowing economy
India’s losses from air pollution increased more than four times to $560 billion between 1990 and 2013.
Delhi pollution: Eateries and malls too finding it difficult to breathe in Delhi-NCR
The eating out and entertainment industry has seen an 8-10% drop in revenue in the first fornight of November.
Leonardo DiCaprio posts about Delhi's #RightToBreathe protest; says 'air pollution the 5th-largest killer in India'
The protest saw over 1,500 people gather at India Gate on November 5.
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