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Tuesday, September 29, 2020



Delhi pollution: No respite as AQI remains 'severe' for fifth consecutive day

November 02, 2019 12:04 pm

Delhi pollution: On the account of poor air quality, the Delhi government ordered that all schools in the city remain shut till November 5 and distributed 50 lakh masks to students.

Diesel generator ban: EPCA to take final call on October 22

October 19, 2019 1:59 am

The EPCA held a meeting with officials from Haryana, UP, Rajasthan and Delhi Friday after receiving inputs that the ban would hit commercial and residential areas that do not have power connections.

Ex-scientist slams EPCA chief’s idea to ban pvt vehicles

November 21, 2018 4:08 am

Speaking at JNU, Moitra said there was enough data available with scientists to know what could bring down pollution in the city, but that there was a problem at the level of “implementation”.

Air for thought

November 19, 2018 12:07 am

National Capital Region requires a roadmap to tackle pollution throughout the year, not knee-jerk bans.

Delhi pollution: Ban non-CNG cars or get odd-even back as air worsens, says EPCA chief

November 15, 2018 5:20 am

In a letter to the Central Pollution Control Board and Graded Response Action Plan Task Force, EPCA chairman Bhure Lal also said the odd-even scheme practised in other countries was implemented for extended hours and all private vehicles were included.

EPCA gives Delhi govt December, 2018 deadline to increase bus fleet to 10,000

November 26, 2017 7:39 pm

The proposal to increase the city's bus fleet to 10,000 is not new. The SC had directed the Delhi government in 1998 and 2016 to hasten the process in this regard.

Tax hike for car owners: SC seeks govt response

February 11, 2014 2:30 am

Plea sought hike in taxes to make diesel more expensive

CCTVs for parking lots in NDMC areas,hike in rates likely

February 27, 2013 1:45 am

New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has proposed a hike of up to 300 per cent in parking rates for four-wheelers in the capital.