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Local factors also contributing to air pollution & not just farm fire: Secy
Union Environment secretary RP Gupta says local factors have been contributing to the poor air quality and not just stubble burning.
Delhi Air Pollution: October air fouler than last 2 years
Historical data shows Delhi generally starts recording an increase in pollution wit...
Odd-even will be last resort to control air pollution: Delhi Environment Minister
New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): Air Quality Index (AQI) of the national capital remained in the poor category on October 19. Addressing a press con...
CPCB writes to Delhi govt seeking action to curb menace of air pollution
The apex pollution watchdog has asked the Delhi government to take early action on dumping of mixed municipal solid waste in the three dump sites at Bhalswa, Ghazipur and Okhla.
Delhi's air quality remains in 'poor' category
According to the CPCB, Delhi's air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 256 on Wednesday. The figures are based on data collected from 34 monitoring stations in the city. An AQI between 0 and 50 is considered 'good', 51 and 100 'satisfactory', 101 and 200 'moderate', 201 and 300 'poor', 301 and 400 'very poor', and 401 and 500 'severe'.
Indians have the highest exposure to PM2.5, shows study on air pollution
Air pollution is believed to have caused nearly 1.67 million deaths in India, including over 116,000 infant deaths, says the State of Global Air 2020 (SoGA 2020) report for 2019 by the US-based Health Effects Institute.
Air pollution biggest health risk in India, contributed to death of 16.7 lakh people in 2019: Study
"Outdoor and household particulate matter pollution contributed to the death of more than 1,16,000 Indian infants in their first month of life in 2019. More than half of these deaths were associated with outdoor PM2.5 and others were linked to the use of solid fuels such as charcoal, wood, and animal dung for cooking.
Air pollution: India has the highest annual average exposure to PM2.5, finds global study
India leads the list of countries with the highest annual average exposures to PM 2.5- fine particulate matter hazardous to health- and the third highest average ozone exposures in the world, with a 17% increase in the last decade.
CM Arvind Kejriwal highlights state govt's future agenda to combat air pollution
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during a conference on 'Daring cities 2020' on October 07 along with other leaders from around the worl...
95% air pollution in Delhi due to local factors, AAP govt responsible for them: Adesh Gupta
No immediate reaction to the claims and allegations made by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was available from the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
NCRTC fined Rs 50 lakh for violating air pollution norms: Gopal Rai
The minister, who was on a visit to inspect demolition sites at Netaji Nagar and Kasturba Nagar, noticed uncovered mounds of dust at the site where the NCRTC is constructing the office building of the rapid metro.
All govt's should come together and launch joint war against air pollution: Arvind Kejriwal
All governments should come together and launch a joint war against air pollution. If all governments and all parties come together leaving ...