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Delhi smog: Over 60,000 trucks entered capital after expiry of entry ban

Incidentally, the ban on the entry of trucks was today extended till further orders due to fluctuating levels of air pollution, a senior Delhi government official said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 15th, 2017

Delhi smog hits railway operations: 49 trains delayed, 14 rescheduled

It was a misty Saturday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 15.2 degrees Celsius.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 18th, 2017

Delhi smog: Kohli urges people to use public transport, Twitter supports

Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has asked the public to contribute in their own ways to reduce pollution in the national capital.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 17th, 2017

EPCA lifts ‘emergency’ measures as air quality improves in Delhi-NCR

The Supreme Court-mandated EPCA today withdrew the ban on construction activities, entry of trucks and enhanced parking fees from across Delhi–NCR as air quality remained out of the ‘emergency’ cate........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 16th, 2017

Delhi smog: Ban on construction, trucks goes; parking fee hike rolled back

The ban on diesel generator-sets would continue.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2017

Delhi govt sticks to odd-even exemptions for women, two-wheelers; moves NGT

The national capital has been experiencing dense smog for about a week.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 13th, 2017

Smog continues, eight trains cancelled in Delhi

The nearly a week-long spell of toxic smog enveloping the national capital continued today, with reduced visibility in some areas leading to cancellation of eight trains in Delhi. The minimum temper........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 13th, 2017

New Delhi's 'gas chamber' smog is so bad that United Airlines has stopped flying there - Washington Post

Washington PostNew Delhi's 'gas chamber' smog is so bad that United Airlines has stopped flying thereWashington PostNEW DELHI — Citing toxic smog that one official said has turned India's capital city into a â.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 11th, 2017

Delhi to receive light rain today may clear smog: Met dept

According to the Met department, humidity levels in the national capital shot up to 91% this morning.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 11th, 2017

See how bad Delhi"s pollution is

India's capital is blanketed in heavy smog, with air so polluted that breathing it in is considered roughly equivalent to smoking 44 cigarettes a day......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnNov 10th, 2017

Delhi smog: Twitterati divided as Capital gears up for odd-even on Monday

Women drivers, ambulances, vehicles carrying schools kids exempt; Kejriwal himself comes under rule's ambit.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 10th, 2017

Delhi smog: NGT asks Delhi govt to justify odd-even implementation

The national capital is experiencing 'severe' air quality under a blanket of thick haze.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 10th, 2017

NGT bans construction, industrial activity in Delhi-NCR

An irked green panel also imposed a ban on the entry of diesel trucks more than 10 years old.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 9th, 2017

Delhi schools shut as smog thickens

With no indication of the smog hanging over Delhi lifting any time soon, the Delhi government has decided to keep schools in the national Capital shut till the weekend. The air quality in Delhi deteri........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 8th, 2017

McDonald"s moves Delhi HC against NCLT show cause notice

In June, 43 outlets of the fast-food chain were closed in the capital following the expiry of eating house licences.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 13th, 2017

NGT raps oil firms over polluting trucks; orders them off Delhi roads

Two years since the National Green Tribunal (NGT) issued orders to ban 10-year-old diesel vehicles, including trucks, from the National Capital, public-sector oil companies are still party to using t........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMar 30th, 2017

Choking, pollution-filled fog grips New Delhi, delaying planes and trains

REUTERS/Cathal McNaughtonNEW DELHI (Reuters) - New Delhi has just got over the worst bout of smog in years but, after an interlude of clear weather, thick fog has now descended on the Indian capital and nearby regions, hitting road, rail and air travel. V.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 1st, 2016

Indian Court Bans Fireworks Sales in Delhi to Fight Smog - New York Times

New York TimesIndian Court Bans Fireworks Sales in Delhi to Fight SmogNew York TimesThe Supreme Court of India instituted the ban in the capital to help address dangerous levels of air pollution. By NEETI UPADHYE on Publish Date November 25, 2016. Photo b.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 26th, 2016

Delhi a wake-up call for world on air pollution: UNICEF

The “record-high” air pollution in New Delhi is a “wake-up call” for the world that unless decisive actions are taken to reduce air pollution, the smog in India’s capital and its adverse impact on th........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 12th, 2016

Dangerous smog has engulfed Delhi and pollution levels are now 90 times what"s considered safe

Manish Swarup AP / Press Association ImagesNEW DELHI — India's capital announced a slew of measures Sunday to combat the crippling air pollution that has engulfed the city, including closing down schools, halting construction and ordering that all r.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 7th, 2016

Dangerous smog has engulfed Delhi and pollution levels are now 90 times what"s considered safe

New Delhi (AFP) - Authorities in Delhi on Monday closed schools, halted construction work and shut down a major power plant after days of choking smog led to warnings of a health "emergency" in the world's most polluted capital. Pollution levels have spik.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 7th, 2016