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Second cleanest start to years since 2016 in Delhi: CAQM

Till May this year, the average concentration levels of PM 2.5 was 101 micrograms per cubic metre and it was 86 micrograms per cubic metre for the corresponding period in 2020

The PM 10 concentration was recorded at 215 micrograms per cubic metre this year. (ANI)
Updated on May 31, 2023 11:51 PM IST

Hangover of rainy, windy Thursday keeps Delhi cool

Weather officials said that the maximum temperature is expected to remain below 40°C for the remainder of May

Clouds hover the Noida skies on Friday. (Sunil Ghosh/HT)
Updated on May 27, 2023 12:11 AM IST

Light drizzle brings down NCR’s AQI to ‘moderate’ after facing two hazy days

On May 16, the three cities—Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, and Noida—recorded AQI levels of 296 (in the “poor” category), 318 (in the “very poor” category), and 292 (in the “poor” category), respectively. While on May 17, the three cities recorded “very poor” AQI levels of 317, 339, and 324, respectively

The forecast by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) indicates a “mainly clear sky” on May 19, 20, and 21. (Sakib Ali/HT Photo)
Updated on May 18, 2023 11:19 PM IST

Delhi’s AQI plunges to worst levels since February 18

Scientists attributed the deterioration of the city’s AQI to a dip in wind speed, with dust particles which were hanging over Delhi gradually settling down.

Clouds over India Gate in New Delhi on Wednesday. (Sanchit KHanna/HT Photo)
Updated on May 18, 2023 05:00 AM IST

Dust particles can cause lung damage, sore throat: Doctors

When one breathes air laced with dust particles, it can have both short- and long-term health impacts.

New Delhi, India - May 16, 2023: A thick layer of dust is seen engulfed around the city at Kartavya Path in New Delhi, India, on Tuesday, May 16, 2023. (Photo by Raj K Raj/ Hindustan Times) (Hindustan Times)
Updated on May 17, 2023 01:40 AM IST
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