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Mumbai: Minimum temperature crosses 20 degree Celsius

December 31, 2021 6:45 pm

As per the seven-day forecast, night temperature in Mumbai will increase to 22 degrees Celsius in the first week of January.

Pakistani cultural capital is now world's most polluted city

November 24, 2021 4:25 pm

Lahore was once known as the city of gardens, but intense urbanisation and surging population growth have left little room for greenery across the city,

Delhi: AQI ‘very poor’ again, slight relief over next 2 days

November 22, 2021 11:06 am

From November 24 onwards, however, a drop in temperature and a fall in local wind speed could make the dispersion of pollutants difficult.

Delhi: DFS deploys tenders at 13 hotspots in city to reduce pollution

November 19, 2021 7:58 am

Meanwhile, Delhi Traffic Police issued an advisory prohibiting entry of trucks, except those carrying essential items, till November 21 after the Commission for Air Quality Management issued guidelines.

At 65 AQI, Mumbai air cleanest this season; high humidity for second consecutive day

November 18, 2021 10:18 pm

According to the 48-hour forecast for Mumbai, a partly cloudy sky with the possibility of development of thunder lightning is likely.

Cleaning the NCR’s air will require a far greater sense of purpose and political will

November 18, 2021 9:42 am

Addressing pollution in NCR will require synergy between departments, across states, not just emergency measures

Cities with the worst, and best, air quality in India today

November 17, 2021 11:03 am

In many major cities across South India, air pollution levels remained manageable. Bengaluru recorded a ‘satisfactory’ level AQI of 58 on Tuesday, while the AQI in Chennai stood at 64. An AQI of 42 was recorded in Kochi.

Air quality in Delhi ‘very poor’, likely to worsen over next 2 days

November 10, 2021 7:52 pm

According to the SAFAR forecasting system, the AQI is set to deteriorate over the next two days since the wind direction continues to be from the northwest and favourable for the transportation of pollutants from stubble burning.

Delhi news updates: Delhi records zero Covid-19 death, 40 new cases; positivity rate 0.08%

November 12, 2021 8:19 am

Delhi AQI Latest Updates, Delhi Weather Today: Meanwhile, a thick layer of smog partially blotted out the sun on Chhath Puja as the air quality in Delhi-NCR slipped back into the severe zone with unfavourable meteorological conditions aiding accumulation of pollutants.

Delhi air quality may improve to ‘very poor’ as wind speed picks up

November 07, 2021 5:31 pm

Concentrations of PM10 and PM2.5 continue to remain high on Sunday morning, though slightly lower than the figures on Saturday.


50 shades of grey: How capital is choking under 'severe' air quality for 5 days now

November 09, 2020 8:01 pm

The blanket of smog over Delhi thickened on Monday, reducing visibility in parts of the city to just 400 metres as the air quality remained "severe" for the fifth consecutive day.


Mapping Delhi’s air quality, the week after Diwali: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

A look at the Air Quality Index during the week after Diwali in Delhi shows the amount of damage firecrackers have done with a little input from stubble burning in Punjab.