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Air Pollution Crisis: Delhi’s Air Quality Stays 'Severe' For Third Day, Likely To Worsen In Next Two Days
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Air Pollution Crisis: Delhi’s Air Quality Stays ‘Severe’ For Third Day, Likely To Worsen In Next Two Days

According to System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), the air pollution in Delhi is likely to worsen due to increase in moisture as the India Meteorological Department predicts light rains from January 5 to 7 ...
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Air Pollution: Toxic Smog Shrouds New Delhi As Pollution Soars, Government Measures Fail
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Air Pollution: Toxic Smog Shrouds New Delhi As Pollution Soars, Government Measures Fail

With a spike in air pollution in October and November, the government adopted measures to control the deteriorating air quality but according to experts these measures were inadequate and poorly implemented ...
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Air Pollution: Delhi’s Air Quality Turns Severe Due To Adverse Meteorological Conditions

As the air quality of National Capital Region of Delhi deteriorated, the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology said that the wind speed is likely to remain highly unfavourable for dispersion of the pollutants till Wednesday ...
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Air Pollution: Kolkata’s Air Becomes 'Severe' On New Year's Day, Says West Bengal Pollution Control Board
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Air Pollution: Kolkata’s Air Becomes ‘Severe’ On New Year’s Day, Says West Bengal Pollution Control Board

According to an official from West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB), one of the key factors for Kolkata’s air quality to deteriorate to severe levels due to pollution caused by bursting of firecrackers to celebrate the New Year ...
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Air Pollution Crisis: Delhi's Air Quality In 'Severe' Category For Third Consecutive Day
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Air Pollution Crisis: Delhi’s Air Quality In ‘Severe’ Category For Third Consecutive Day

The air pollution level in Delhi continued to be in ‘severe’ category on the third consecutive day as several instances of firecracker bursting were observed in Delhi-NCR during New Year celebrations despite warnings issued by System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting (SAFAR) that any trigger in pollution could worsen the condition ...
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Many Instances Of Firecracker Bursting Violating Supreme Court’s Order Observed On New Year's Eve: Officials
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Many Instances Of Firecracker Bursting Violating Supreme Court’s Order Observed On New Year’s Eve: Officials

To curb air pollution in Delhi-NCR, the Supreme Court had said that on Christmas and New Year's eve, green firecrackers would be allowed to be burst between 11.55 pm and 12.30 am, since these celebrations start at midnight ...
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Increase In Vehicular Traffic, Firecrackers On New Year’s Eve Will Worsen Delhi’s Air Pollution, Warns CPCB
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Increase In Vehicular Traffic, Firecrackers On New Year’s Eve Will Worsen Delhi’s Air Pollution, Warns CPCB

As the national capital continues to battle ‘severe’ air quality, the authorities have warned that any trigger in form of firecrackers on New Year's Eve or rise in vehicular emission would worsen the air pollution level in Delhi- NCR ...
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Delhi Launches Trials Of Third Electric Bus As It Promotes Use Of Electric Vehicles To Combat Air Pollution
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Delhi Launches Trials Of Third Electric Bus As It Promotes Use Of Electric Vehicles To Combat Air Pollution

In a bid to reduce vehicular emissions and to fight air pollution, a 12-metre Olectra-BYD eBuzz K9 electric bus and an electric auto by Bajaj have been launched for trials for next three months by the Delhi government ...
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Air Pollution: Delhi Environment Minister Directs Authorities To Control Local Polluting Factors

Delhi's Environment Minister Imran Hussain asked all the stakeholder departments and agencies to remain prepared to take mandated actions under the 'very poor' and the 'severe/ severe plus' categories of air quality index in Delhi ...
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Delhi’s Air Quality Very Poor, Meteorological Conditions Slightly Favourable For Pollutant Dispersion

After recording ‘severe’ air pollution for four consecutive days, there was a respite for Delhi's citizens as the pollution levels relented and was in ‘very poor’ category ...
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Air Pollution: Jatayus Powerful Suction Pumps To Replace Manual Sweeping To Battle Dust Pollution in Delhi
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Air Pollution: Jatayu’s Powerful Suction Pumps To Replace Manual Sweeping To Battle Dust Pollution in Delhi

South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) Mayor Narendra Chawla launched new litter picking machines called Jatayu for cleaning up city’s roads and market places ...
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Will Odd-Even Return? Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Asks People To Participate In Fighting Air Pollution
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Will Odd-Even Return? Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Asks People To Participate In Fighting Air Pollution

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that the Delhi government is taking several steps to combat air pollution and if need be, the government is willing to bring back the car rationing ‘Odd-Even’ scheme to regulate plying of vehicles in the capital ...
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