NGT notice to Haryana, UP, Rajasthan over alarming air pollution in Delhi
NGT notice to Haryana, UP, Rajasthan over alarming air pollution in Delhi

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday issued notice to Haryana, UP and Rajasthan governments over alarming levels of air pollution in Delhi.

'Delhi's air worst in the world, can cause cancer and respiratory problems'
'Delhi's air worst in the world, can cause cancer and respiratory problems'

The National Capital of India, New Delhi, has the worst air in the world, surpassing Beijing, as per the latest report by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

BBV: When Delhi's air turned poisonous

Despite various studies and warnings, political inaction and the administration’s apathy has turned the Delhi's air into poison, which in turn has given rise to serious health issues.

HC seeks Centre's action plan to curb air pollution in Delhi

Observing that air pollution in the national capital was "terrible", Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the Centre as well as an amicus curiae to prepare an action plan with suggestions to address the issue.

Govt to make all roads dust-free to decrease pollution level in Delhi

 Concerned over increasing air pollution, Delhi government has decided to make all the main roads dust-free, congestion-free and clean, claiming that by this initiative, 25 per cent pollution can be decreased in the national capital.

Particulate matter level has crossed prescribed limits in Delhi, 5 cities: Govt
Particulate matter level has crossed prescribed limits in Delhi, 5 cities: Govt

Air pollution in Delhi and nearby cities has reached unprecedented levels.

DNA: Analysis of New Delhi's alarming air pollution level

"New Delhi is breathing the most polluted air in the world, according to WHO report. The WHO found that 13 of the 20 most polluted cities in the world are in India, with New Delhi's air being the world's worst.

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No report from US embassy about Delhi's air pollution: Govt

Government on Thrusday denied having received any report from the US embassy about Delhi's air pollution level, but admitted that air quality deteriorates during Diwali.

Air quality to drop in Delhi on Diwali
Air quality to drop in Delhi on Diwali

With the onset of Diwali, air quality in the national capital is set to deteriorate over the next two days, with the Met department terming the condition as "severe".

Delhi air pollution: Breathe at your own risk!

New Delhi has been rated as the world`s worst city for air pollution, with an annual average of 153 micrograms of small particulates, known as PM 2.5, per cubic metre.

`55% Delhi population directly hit by air pollution`

The report, submitted to the Delhi govt, estimated that about 55 per cent of Delhi`s population is directly affected by air pollution.