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PTI
March 13, 2021
According to the index, an AQI between zero 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''


BusinessToday.In
December 31, 2020
Night curfew in Delhi: No gatherings to be allowed at public places from 11 pm of December 31 to 6 am of January 1, and 11 pm of January 1 to 6 am of January 2, a DDMA order says. No restrictions on interstate and intrastate movement of persons and goods


Prasanna Mohanty
December 28, 2020
Evidence shows Punjab farmers have brought food security and grown richer in the process while Bihar farmers have grown poorer and Madhya Pradesh farmers are striving to move ahead using MSP


BusinessToday.In
December 22, 2020
The Lancet report claimed that the indoor or household air pollution led to 64% fewer deaths in the last two decades (1990-2019) in the country, but outdoor or ambient air pollution, is not only increasing but also killing more people


Prasanna Mohanty
December 8, 2020
India's national agriculture policy is 20 years old and its response to farm crisis continues to be ad hoc, primarily focused on letting private players provide infrastructure and better remuneration to farmers who have consistently failed to deliver


BusinessToday.In
November 17, 2020
According to CBCB's Sameer App data at 7 am on Tuesday, November 17, Delhi's AQI stood at 161, Faridabad's 175, Gurugram 204, Noida 182, and Ghaziabad 148


BusinessToday.In
November 15, 2020
Delhi is experiencing poor air quality despite the state government's order on ban on sale and bursting of firecrackers. As per the forecast, the pollution level in Delhi will deteriorate further by Sunday evening


BusinessToday.In
November 11, 2020
Coronavirus in Delhi: The High Court has asked the government to file a status report explaining the steps taken to control the spread of COVID-19


PTI
November 9, 2020
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel clarified that the direction will apply to all cities and towns in the country where the average of ambient air quality during November (as per available data of last year) fell under the 'poor' and above categories


BusinessToday.In
November 5, 2020
Delhi air pollution: Raging farm fires (stubble burning), falling wind speed, and low temperatures pushed Delhi's air quality to the worst levels in around a year


Manali
November 5, 2020
A video shared by Vinamra Longani, an aviation analyst and a head of operations at Sarin & Co, shows a dense layer of haze with almost zero visibility as it smudged the land from view during take-off from Delhi airport


PTI
November 3, 2020
The city recorded a minimum temperature of 10 degrees Celsius, the lowest in the season so far


PTI
October 30, 2020
According to the Ministry of Earth Sciences' air quality monitoring agency, SAFAR, the share of stubble burning in Delhi's PM2.5 pollution was 36 percent on Thursday -- the maximum so far this season


BusinessToday.In
October 27, 2020
Delhi recorded a 24-hour average air quality index (AQI) of 353 on Monday. It was 349 on Sunday, 345 on Saturday, and 366 on Friday. Delhi's air quality is predicted to remain in the 'very poor' category till October 31


BusinessToday.In
October 26, 2020
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told the bench that the Centre has taken a holistic view of the matter and the draft of the proposed law on curbing pollution would be submitted in the apex court within four days


Prasanna Mohanty
October 26, 2020
Multiple factors led to it: First they were asked to grow paddy to overcome food scarcity; mechanised harvesting left massive residue that takes longer to decompose and then paddy sowing was delayed to conserve water, overshooting residue burning into Delhi's bad winter air days


BusinessToday.In
October 23, 2020
Delhi air pollution: High levels of air pollution in Delhi is a year-round problem, which can be attributed to unfavourable meteorological conditions, farm fires in neighbouring regions and local sources of pollution


Prasanna Mohanty
October 22, 2020
Many studies, including those by top government bodies, identify top polluters of Delhi air as industries, vehicles and dust; the annual, ritualistic bashing of Punjab farmers in winter months only helps in shifting the blame and allows government agencies to evade accountability


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, October 19, 2020
Stubble burning in neighbouring states of Punjab and Haryana has now polluted Delhi's air quality by 19 per cent, according to a data Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) website SAFAR. Stubble burning was responsible for only 6 per cent pollution contribution to the air quality of Delhi NCR on October 15 but in a span of two days, it has increased by 13 per cent, the data showed. However, the Centre and state governments have continued to pass the blame onto each other. Watch the video for more.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, October 17, 2020
A layer of smoky haze lingered over Delhi-NCR  with air quality in the region hitting 'very poor' levels, even as stricter anti-air pollution measures, including a ban on electricity generators, came into force under the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP). The stubble burning in Punjab and Haryana contributed 6 per cent to the air pollution in Delhi-NCR, as per the data put out by the central government's SAFAR website. What are the major reasons behind the deteriorating air quality levels of Delhi? Watch the video here.Also Read: Delhi-NCR air pollution data vindicates Punjab's position: Amarinder Singh


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