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Monday, Dec 16, 2019


Oct 20, 2019 23:44
“Green” firecrackers will produce 70% of the emissions that a regular specimen releases. read more
Oct 15, 2019 20:59
The seized firecrackers were meant for supply and sale in Haryana’s Sonepat and adjoining districts during this Diwali, police said. read more
Dec 30, 2018 09:29
The court had directed that bursting of crackers on Diwali and other festivals be limited to two hours and only “green firecrackers” be sold in Delhi and the National Capital Region. read more
Dec 20, 2018 15:40
Gautam Budh Nagar district magistrate BN Singh has asked all police stations to ensure that no banned firecrackers are sold or used in their respective jurisdictions. read more
Nov 10, 2018 17:57
The Delhi-NCR recorded its worst air quality in the ‘severe’ category a day after Diwali. Authorities attributed the spike in pollution level to burning of toxic fire crackers. read more
Nov 07, 2018 22:16
Diwali was celebrated across Delhi on Wednesday with bursting of firecrackers, though their use was subdued with the Supreme Court mandating that only “green” fireworks were allowed and only for two hours — between 8 pm and 10 pm. read more
Nov 07, 2018 08:28
The number of people visiting city hospitals with burn injuries before Diwali has halved, government figures show. Doctors say the trend is expected to continue this year in light of Supreme Court order. read more
Nov 05, 2018 00:13
Police keep patrolling residential areas and also monitor CCTV footage to track those violating the rules read more
Nov 03, 2018 21:33
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. read more
Nov 02, 2018 07:37
Meanwhile, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation issued 39 challans to people carrying construction activities in different areas despite existing ban imposed by Supreme Court -appointed EPCA and collected an amount of Rs 8 lakh as penalty. read more
Oct 31, 2018 13:22
The apex court said that only ‘green crackers’ will be sold in Delhi-NCR this Diwali. read more
Oct 29, 2018 23:58
Supreme Court bench led by Justice AK Sikri had last week ruled out a complete ban on bursting firecrackers and allowed green crackers for Diwali and other religious festivals but only for two hours, between 8 pm and 10 pm read more
Oct 24, 2018 11:02
According to the directions of the Supreme Court, firecrackers can be sold only through licence holders. read more
Oct 24, 2018 07:01
Scientists have been able to reduce the emission levels by making some changes in chemical compositions. read more
Oct 24, 2018 00:06
Manufacturers say they opted for less noisy, but colourful crackers as they are in demand read more