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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
January 13, 2016 12:51 pm