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Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020


Dec 14, 2019 22:52
According to CPCB forecast, air quality in Gurugram will remain ‘moderate’ till Sunday, after which it is expected to be in the ‘poor’ and ‘very poor’ categories again. read more
Dec 12, 2019 21:38
The air quality in Delhi remained in the ‘severe’ category for the second consecutive day on Thursday even as light rains lashed the city in the evening. read more
Dec 12, 2019 19:53
The AQI gradually witnessed a rise over the past four days as minimum temperatures have begun falling in the city, said researchers. read more
Dec 11, 2019 10:10
The Sydney Opera House and harbor bridge were barely discernible through the thick haze enveloping the city, with smoke stinging the eyes and making it difficult to breathe. read more
Dec 03, 2019 21:30
The System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), ministry of earth science’s weather and air quality monitoring centre, forecast also shows the AQI is likely to plunge to the lower end of the “very poor” category by Wednesday. read more
Nov 26, 2019 00:05
On Monday, the overall air quality index (AQI) of Delhi was recorded 252, a minor deterioration from Sunday’s 234 according to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data. read more
Nov 17, 2019 09:11
Scientists at the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said that wind speed is expected to go up to nearly 30kmph on Sunday, which will help in fast dispersal of pollutants. read more
Nov 17, 2019 08:57
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion at 9 am. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. read more
Nov 15, 2019 14:28
Delhi air quality broke all records on November 5, when it was in the hazardous range for nine consecutive days, making this the longest spell of hazardous air quality since public records began, according to Air Visual. read more
Nov 15, 2019 08:05
The government’s pollution monitoring agencies had forecast that the air quality will improve on Friday with wind speed picking up pace. However, they had also said that significant improvement in the air quality is expected only on November 16. read more
Nov 13, 2019 02:56
Weather experts said the national capital recorded a minimum temperature of 11.7 degrees Celsius, the season’s lowest so far, on Tuesday morning. It was two notches below normal for this time of the year. A dip in the wind speed and temperature makes... read more
Nov 13, 2019 00:07
Conditions are likely to deteriorate further by Thursday and enter the “severe+” or “emergency” zone (AQI 500+), according to the ministry of earth sciences’ air quality early warning system for Delhi NCR. read more
Nov 12, 2019 07:50
The change in the wind direction from easterly to northwesterly also played a part in pushing Delhi’s air quality across the danger mark. The northwesterly wind carrying crop stubble burning residue from the neighbouring states of Punjab and Haryana... read more
Nov 08, 2019 05:37
After a day of breathing relatively cleaner air on Wednesday, the IMD had forecasted that the air quality index (AQI) would improve because of possibilities of rain and strong winds. However, scanty showers and light winds spoiled the chances of AQI... read more
Nov 07, 2019 10:00
Pollution spikes are common in the first half of November in northern India as farm fires peak in Punjab and Haryana during this time and the resulting smoke settles over the region. read more