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Thursday, Sep 19, 2019
news about Air quality
Sep 14, 2019 04:02
The action plan suggests three significant shifts in the policy discourse on air quality governance. read more
Sep 13, 2019 23:25
The comments came hours after Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal announced that the scheme will be in force in the capital during the first half of November. read more
Sep 12, 2019 23:28
The difficulty in credibly tracking air quality arises from problems with the underlying data. read more
Sep 09, 2019 00:52
CPCC official says we keep blaming vehicles, but their contribution to air pollution is only around 40% read more
Sep 08, 2019 17:51
The India Urban Observatory is working on a use-case or a prototype to analyse pollution data and identify factors responsible for such high levels of bad air at hotspots in areas under the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC). read more
Sep 06, 2019 21:15
Air pollution results in babies born with low height and also leads to higher infant mortality rates. Despite this, few in India acknowledge that it is a serious problem. read more
Sep 06, 2019 20:07
The government has launched an e-mail ( where residents can send in their suggestions till September 12. read more
Sep 06, 2019 12:08
In February this year, the GMDA had revealed plans to install 15 low-cost sensors across the city by March. Later, in May, the HSPCB was ordered by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to set up two new full-fledged monitoring devices in the city’s... read more
Sep 05, 2019 00:45
Earlier in the day, Mumbai recorded an air quality index (AQI) of 12, falling under the ‘good’ category, according to the System of Air Quality Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR). read more
Sep 04, 2019 22:18
An annual survey on Global Livability Index, released by Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Wednesday, stated that Delhi ranks poorly because of its “appalling air quality” and rise in petty crimes. The national capital was ranked 118th among 140 cities,... read more
Sep 03, 2019 13:49
Do good In the fast-paced, frantic lives that we lead, we need to make some room for good in our lives every day through the people around us and environment we take for granted. read more
Aug 20, 2019 22:01
Speaking at the event, Kejriwal said the new buses will not only help boost public transport but also improve the air quality in the national capital. read more
Aug 19, 2019 06:10
According to the CPCB’s Air Quality Early Warning System for Delhi-NCR, “Air quality is likely to deteriorate marginally between Monday and Tuesday and may stay in the ‘satisfactory’ category.” read more
Aug 19, 2019 05:31
The AQI is expected to remain in “good” category for the next three days, as more rainfall is expected, said a statement issued by Safar on Sunday. read more
Aug 17, 2019 23:50
The last time Delhiites breathed such clean air was on July 31, 2017, when the AQI measured 47. Any reading of up to 50 on the index is considered to be an indicator of good quality air. read more