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Air pollution in Delhi: Here's what you can do to stay healthy

December 12, 2021 7:36 pm

Here are some guidelines that we must be aware of and remind ourselves regularly so as to stay safe and ensure health for our family.

Delhi air pollution: Safeguard yourself from the toxic smog with these tips

November 05, 2021 4:20 pm

Pollution can affect every part of our body including the brain, heart and kidney, according to Dr Manoj Sharma

Air quality poor, firecrackers could worsen it to severe

November 03, 2021 1:07 am

Under a “zero firecracker emission scenario”, PM2.5 levels in Delhi are predicted to be in the ‘upper end of the very poor category’ from November 4 to 6.

Dust and biomass burning polluted cities like Delhi, Arabian Sea area: study

October 08, 2021 12:11 pm

The study on source apportionment of atmospheric pollution will help in assessment of contributions and temporal variability of sources that influence the area, the study said.

Hit hard by cracker ban in Delhi, traders ask: ‘What do we do with all our stock?’

October 04, 2021 7:50 am

Each year in Delhi-NCR, a combination of dipping temperatures, low wind speed, and paddy stubble burning sends the air quality on a downward spiral.

This year, new system to pinpoint sources of air pollution in Delhi-NCR

September 25, 2021 8:37 pm

An air quality early warning system, developed by the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune, has been operational in Delhi-NCR since 2018.

Commission for Air Quality to delhi, neighbours: ‘Adopt ISRO protocol to track stubble burning data’

August 23, 2021 7:04 am

Officials in the commission have said that they have already developed a broad framework to prevent and control stubble burning.

How to plug gaps in the law to prevent and control air pollution

August 16, 2021 4:29 pm

Initiatives such the Commission for Air Quality Management are steps in the right direction, but penal provisions against polluters will need to be made simple and stringent.

As people stay home, Earth turns wilder and cleaner

April 22, 2020 6:01 pm

Scientists, stuck at home like the rest of us, say they are eager to explore unexpected changes in weeds, insects, weather patterns, noise and light pollution.

‘Need new model to dispose stubble’: Environment ministry official

November 15, 2019 3:50 am

The official, on condition of anonymity, said a model other than the current approach of giving subsidies to farmers for stubble management machines and incentives for not burning crop residue may need to be considered.