Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2020 02:29 AM IST
The court had in the earlier round of hearing lashed out at the Delhi and central government for trying to pass the buck.
UPDATED ON JUL 17, 2020 09:01 PM IST
Only private cars having registration numbers ending with 0,2,4,6,8 are allowed to ply on Delhi roads on Monday between 8 am to 8 pm.
Priyanka Chopra claims it’s hard to shoot in Delhi smog, says ‘We are blessed with air purifiers and masks, pray for the homeless’
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2019 09:23 AM IST
Priyanka Chopra is in Delhi for the shoot of her Netflix film, The White Tiger, but has expressed how difficult it is to shoot in such conditions.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Neharika Prakash
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2019 08:58 AM IST
There are some plants which do not require a lot of maintaining and produce oxygen around the clock. Installing these indoors can help keep the air a tad bit cleaner, and god knows we need it.
Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2019 01:21 PM IST
Arjun Rampal landed in Delhi on Saturday to realise how serious the pollution problem has become for the city.
News updates from Hindustan Times at 1 PM: Angela Merkel comments on Delhi pollution and all the latest news at this hour
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2019 01:01 PM IST
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Hindusan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2019 05:16 PM IST
Merkel and Prime Minister Narendra Modi held the 5th Inter Governmental Consultations between the two countries on Friday and signed several pacts for cooperation in trade, investment, regional security, climate change, defence, artificial intelligence etc.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Khurram Habib
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2020 06:29 PM IST
Bangladesh players Al Amin, Abu Hider Rony and team’s spin consultant Daniel Vettori were seen wearing masks during their fielding session this morning.
News updates from Hindustan Times | ‘Gas chamber’: Arvind Kejriwal blames crop burning in neighbouring states for Delhi pollution and all the latest news at this hour
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correaspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 01:04 PM IST
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UPDATED ON OCT 31, 2019 12:09 PM IST
In a meeting of the CPCB-led Graded Response Action Plan (Grap) taskforce, it has been decided that industries not using PNG in Delhi will remain closed till November 2
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2019 06:00 AM IST
Experts have said that while Tuesday’s dip in air quality was primarily because of the emissions from crackers, Wednesday’s high could be attributed to smoke from stubble burning regions of Punjab and Haryana and unfavourable meteorological conditions
New Delhi | By Asian News International
PUBLISHED ON OCT 29, 2019 11:53 AM IST
A blanket of smog has engulfed Delhi causing suffocation to the people especially near the major junctions such as Rajpath, Raisina Hill, India Gate, ITO and Tilak Marg.
New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2019 12:49 PM IST
The local authorities were seen running the machines in and around Laxmi Nagar, which is a popular shopping area of the national capital.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2020 02:36 AM IST
According to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), the overall air quality of the national capital stands at 463 at 9 am.
By Sagnik Dey and Santosh Harish
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2019 07:50 PM IST
It may help prevent air quality dipping from poor to severe, but can’t improve it. Adopt a holistic approach
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2019 10:04 PM IST
The CM said the claim was “misleading” and asserted that no government agency had the specific machinery to measure either the component or causes of pollution.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2019 11:29 PM IST
Launching a campaign ‘#FightingPollutionTogether’ on technology platform change.org, Kejriwal informed netizens that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in the national capital has started working on its winter action plan.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2019 07:00 PM IST
This is mainly a result of more and more farmers opting for mechanized technology to dispose crop residue like the happy seeder that cuts paddy straw, sows wheat into the soil and pours the straw over the sown area which acts as mulch.
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2019 12:21 PM IST
The national capital region witnessed light rains on Sunday as the air quality remained in the ‘very poor’ category. The rainfall at 8.30am was recorded at 4.3 mm, while the humidity level was 100%.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2018 06:10 PM IST
Delhi’s air quality showed a deteriorating trend from Monday and is presently in the “very poor” category. Authorities have been mulling to use artificial rain as a solution to clear the pollution but clouds having sufficient water content that is required for inducing artificial rain are not currently available, a senior India Meteorological Department (IMD) official said.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vatsala Shrangi
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2018 11:28 AM IST
The violations were found during a drive by a 10-member DSIIDC team, who started night patrol this month. Two of the sealed factories are in Narela and the rest in Bawana.
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2018 10:34 AM IST
The pollution levels recorded at Delhi’s Lodhi road on Wednesday morning showed PM 10 level at 289, which is ‘poor’ category and PM 2.5 level at 325 in ‘very poor’ category.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Joydeep Thakur and Anonna Dutt
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2018 03:10 PM IST
Health experts said homeless people are more vulnerable to pollution-related health risks not just because they often reside in unhygienic conditions, but are also more exposed to foul air because they live in the open, adding, cloth masks will be of little help protecting people from pollution, and might even be more harmful for people with cardiac ailments.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi and Karn Pratap Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2018 11:24 AM IST
In the past 24 hours, Delhi Police seized over 800kg of firecrackers from seven shops in north and west Delhi, continuing with their drive after the Supreme Court’s order.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 03, 2018 09:34 PM IST
Police said the accused was bursting crackers which he said was bought last year. The cops are now investigating how he managed to buy the crackers despite a Supreme Court ban on their sale.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2018 08:11 AM IST
There’s long-term damage due to particulate matter that gets lodged deep inside the lungs and can cause progressive lung diseases
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vatsali Shrangi and Anonna Dutt
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2018 11:54 PM IST
The level of PM2.5 – tiny particles of dust, soot and smoke – shot up to its highest in Delhi since June at 232.2ug/m3.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2018 03:14 PM IST
Rampant mining in the Aravalli mountain range has led to disappearance of 31 hills which has serious environmental consequences.
New Delhi | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 21, 2018 01:45 PM IST
The Delhi marathon organisers also tried to dampen down the dust that hangs over the city in winter, including reagents from the mining industry to treat roads, dropping water vapour along the course from a height of 20 feet to combat the pollution.
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2018 07:20 AM IST
The air quality in Delhi is generally the best during the monsoons when rains help settle local dust and strong winds prevent accumulation.