J’khand To Restrict New Coke Units In Dhanbad 

The temporary restriction will remain in force till the AQI falls within the permission limit prescribed by the Central Pollution Control Board in Dhanbad

By PTI 18/09/2023

Air 'moderate' in Noida, Faridabad & Gurgaon, 'poor' in Ghaziabad

The air quality was “moderate” across Noida, Gurgaon and Faridabad but “poor” in Ghaziabad and Greater Noida on Monday, a government agency data on air pollution in NCR said.

By Outlook Planet Desk 16/03/2021

Delhi Air Predicted to Improve in the Next Two Days

Delhi's air quality was recorded in the upper end of the “very poor” category on Sunday, and is likely to improve over the next two days due to a predicted increase in the wind speed.

By Outlook Planet Desk 08/12/2020

Delhi’s Air Quality of November 2020 Worse Than 2019

The national capital witnessed more polluted November this year than in 2019, largely due to lesser precipitation and large-scale stubble burning. The city also recorded nine "severe" air days this November, the maximum number in the month in four years.

By Outlook Planet Desk 01/12/2020

Air Quality Improves Hugely in Delhi-NCR as Rain hits the Region

Delhi's air quality improved "significantly" on Monday due to light rain and favourable wind speed and was recorded in the 'poor' category after a 15-day spell of 'very poor' and 'severe' air days.

By Outlook Planet Desk 19/11/2020

No Quick Recovery Expected for Delhi’s Air Quality

Delhi is witnessing an "unusual" condition and no quick recovery is predicted from the "severe" air pollution, a central government forecasting agency said on Tuesday.

By Outlook Planet Desk 15/11/2020

Delhi Air Quality is standing at ‘emergency’ levels

A grey apocalyptic smog enveloped Delhi on Tuesday, blotting out the sun from the sky and smudging landmarks from view as air quality hit "emergency" levels.

By Outlook Planet Desk 15/11/2020

Environmentalists Happy With Establishment of Committee to Curb Pollution

Environment experts on Thursday welcomed the Centre's move of setting up a new commission to curb pollution in Delhi-NCR but said it could reproduce old deadlocks without clear benchmarks of progress.

By Outlook Planet Desk 09/11/2020

Major Air Pollutants PM 2.5 and PM 10 Still High In Delhi Region

The air quality largely remained "very poor" in Noida Greater Noida, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon and Faridabad in the National Capital Region on Friday, according to a government agency.

By Outlook Planet Desk 09/11/2020

Increasing Wind Speed Brings Ray of Hope for Delhi Pollution

Pollution levels reduced marginally in Delhi on Tuesday, even as the share of stubble-burning in the city's PM2.5 concentration rose to 23 per cent, the maximum so far this season.

By Outlook Planet Desk 08/11/2020