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Delhi pollution: Odd-even scheme not needed any more, ‘skies are clear’, says Arvind Kejriwal 18.11.2019 Scroll.in
The overall air quality index in Delhi at 1 pm was recorded in the ‘poor’ category at 209, according to the Central Pollution Control Board.
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In charts: Did the Great North Indian Smog travel southward? 18.11.2019 Scroll.in
Chennai experienced unusually poor air quality for the first week of November, triggering a debate on what had caused it.
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Odd-Even extension: Kejriwal to decide on Monday 15.11.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, The final call on extending the Odd-Even scheme beyond November 15 will be taken on Monday, Delhi CHief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday. While addressing a press conference here, Mr Kejriwal said the idea of extending the Odd – Even scheme will be thought over and will be decided on Monday as […]
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Delhi air pollution: SC raps northern states, says odd-even scheme not a long-term solution 15.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The bench said the governments of Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi and Haryana had failed to take effective steps to curb pollution.
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Delhi: Air quality remains hazardous, situation may improve by Saturday 15.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Wind speed is expected to pick up from Friday evening, according to the weather department.
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Pollution levels in Delhi-NCR remain ‘severe’, students urge PM Modi to take action 14.11.2019 Scroll.in
Visuals from around the India Gate and the Rashtrapati Bhavan showed the area enveloped in a thick haze of smog.
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SC seeks pollution data from Delhi government, CPCB; Kejriwal says odd-even scheme may be extended 13.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The court also ordered the Centre to examine the feasibility of using hydrogen-based fuel technology to tackle air pollution.
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Delhi’s air quality slips into ‘severe’ category due to below-normal temperature 12.11.2019 Scroll.in
On November 10, there were 1,846 stubble burning incidents in the states of Haryana and Punjab.
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50000 workers face serious health risks in illegal e-waste processing units in Delhi 11.11.2019 Citizen Matters
A study identified 15 e-waste processing hotspots in Delhi, housing 5000 units that operate without any safeguards for its employees, who are exposed to chemical or metallic dusts, vapour and acidic effluents.
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Delhi: Haze keeps air quality ‘very poor’, odd-even plan to be relaxed for two days 11.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
At 10 am, the 24-hour-average air quality index in the city was 331, a tad higher compared to 321 on Sunday evening, according to the pollution board.
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Explainer: Why does the same part of Delhi show different Air Quality readings at the same time? 9.11.2019 Scroll.in
A location can have an AQI of 490 or 700 at the same time.
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Green tribunal says advancing paddy transplantation in Punjab will improve air quality 8.11.2019 Scroll.in
Crop burning is considered one of the main reasons for the rising level of air pollution in the Delhi-NCR region and other northern states at this time of year.
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Pollution red alert: Chennai’s Delhi moment is almost here 8.11.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Are you aware that on the afternoon of Nov 7th, the Air Quality Index (AQI) level in Velachery stood at 271, only marginally better than Delhi's (282) at the same time? Both data from monitors and snapshots from different areas in the city show why we need urgent action on air pollution.
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Delhi government’s claim that air pollution levels reduced by 25% is false, says Greenpeace India 8.11.2019 Scroll.in
The AAP government said it was not concerned about the analysis, and dismissed the report.
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Air pollution levels shoot up in Kolkata and parts of South India, experts link it to smog in north 7.11.2019 Scroll.in
The air quality in cities such as Chennai, Bengaluru and Kolkata ranged between poor and very poor categories on Thursday afternoon.
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Air pollution: Modi asks Agriculture Ministry to give machines to farmers to stop stubble burning 7.11.2019 Scroll.in
This is the first time the prime minister has directly intervened in the matter.
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What is making rainwater in Guwahati toxic? 6.11.2019 Citizen Matters
A study suggests that a cocktail of natural and man-made pollutants wafting in the air is tinkering with the rainwater quality in Guwahati.
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Pollution: Air quality in Delhi improves marginally as wind speed picks up 5.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
According to SAFAR, the air quality index in Delhi as of 10.30 am was 378, in the ‘very poor’ category, an improvement from the severe levels of the past week.
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Green tribunal blames ‘continuous negligence’ by authorities for Delhi pollution, summons officials 4.11.2019 Scroll.in
The NGT asked officials from Delhi government, Centre and pollution-monitoring agencies to appear before it at 10.30 am on Tuesday.
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Air pollution: Rohtak was the most polluted city in India on Sunday 4.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The situation in Delhi appeared to improve slightly on Monday, as the haze cleared a bit, even though the air quality remained severe.
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