Air pollution

Delhi's air quality improves marginally; AQI still in 'poor' category

Government agencies said that the Air Quality Index (AQI) is likely to remain in the 'moderate' to 'poor' category on Sunday.

Nov 22, 2020, 09:12 AM IST

Delhi records 'poor' air quality, may turn worse as mercury dips

Delhi's air quality was recorded in the 'poor' category on Thursday morning with an Air Quality Index of 272 at 9 am. 

Nov 19, 2020, 11:39 AM IST

Delhi AQI improves to 'moderate' category as gusty winds, rains flush out key pollutants

The environment watcher bodies stated that significant improvement in Delhi air quality would be short-lived. 

Nov 19, 2020, 02:12 AM IST

Air pollution may affect mental health later in life, new study finds

Results also suggested that depressive symptoms might play a role in linking long-term air pollution exposure to memory decline more than 10 years after the exposure.

Nov 18, 2020, 20:43 PM IST

Zee Top 50: Major news stories so far

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Nov 16, 2020, 15:46 PM IST

In most areas of Delhi AQI records below 400, Sunday's rain reduced pollution

After Diwali, people have got a big relief from the pollution of firecrackers. It is a matter of relief that the rain on Sunday has reduced pollution caused due to fireworks on Diwali.

Nov 16, 2020, 13:00 PM IST

Air Pollution : Thick layer of toxic foam shrouds Yamuna in Delhi, Video went viral

A thick layer of toxic foam on the surface of Yamuna river seen at Kalindi Kunj in Delhi, see video.

Nov 16, 2020, 11:42 AM IST

Reduction in pollution in Delhi and surrounding areas after rain on Sunday

After Diwali, people have got a big relief from the pollution of firecrackers. It is a matter of relief that the rain on Sunday has reduced pollution caused due to fireworks on Diwali.

Nov 16, 2020, 09:54 AM IST

COVID-19 and air pollution are damaging your lungs! Here are 5 easy ways to boost your lungs' immunity

COVID-19 and rising air pollution in Delhi and other parts of India have put the focus back on health.

Nov 15, 2020, 15:14 PM IST

Amit Shah likely to meet kejriwal over spike of corona cases

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is expected to meet Home Minister Amit Shah over the spike in COVID-19 cases in Delhi.

Nov 15, 2020, 12:06 PM IST

Delhi Air Quality Plunges to ‘Severe’ Category, AQI level crossed 545

A day after millions celebrated Diwali across the country, pollution levels in Delhi and its neighboring areas soared as people defied the ban on firecrackers. The air quality in the national capital plunged to "severe category", worsening the pollution caused by burning farm waste in neighboring states.

Nov 15, 2020, 10:28 AM IST

Pollution increases due to Diwali fireworks in Delhi-NCR, AQI reaches 460

Due to the Diwali fireworks in Delhi-NCR, pollution reached very poor levels. Anand Vihar's AQI reached the maximum of 478.

Nov 15, 2020, 08:26 AM IST

Pollution levels down before Diwali, check the Air Quality Index of Delhi-NCR here

The national capital on Thursday (November 12, 2020) witnessed air pollution levels at 'very poor' category with Air Quality Index (AQI) registering at 398.

Nov 12, 2020, 07:48 AM IST

Delhi air quality still in 'very poor' category; Check what AIIMS Director said on Air pollution

AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria has said that it contributes to up to 40 per cent deaths in patients with chronic illnesses and neonatal fatalities.

Nov 12, 2020, 02:29 AM IST

CPCB orders closure of hot mix plants, stone crushers in Delhi-NCR till November 17

Considering a likely increase in pollution levels, the CPCB directed the closure of hot mix plants and stone crushers in the Delhi-NCR region.

Nov 11, 2020, 17:40 PM IST

NGT imposes total ban on sale of crackers in Delhi-NCR till November 30

The NGT also directed all states and Union Territories to initiate special drives to contain air pollution.

Nov 09, 2020, 11:18 AM IST

Delhi: Air pollution level still in severe category, air quality index at 413

The air quality in Delhi is still in severe category for the third consecutive day on Monday morning. The Air Quality Index (AQI) is 484 in Anand Vihar, 470 in Mundka, 465 in Central Okhla Phase 2 and 468 in Wazirpur, all in the 'severe category' according to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).

Nov 09, 2020, 08:04 AM IST

Why stifling air in Delhi-NCR? 'Pollution strike' on Delhi

Pollution of contaminated air is continuously increasing in Delhi. Know what is the reason for stifling air in Delhi-NCR.

Nov 08, 2020, 16:04 PM IST

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Nov 08, 2020, 14:40 PM IST

COVID-19 situation deteriorating in Delhi due to rising air pollution, warns CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday warned that the COVID-19 situation is deteriorating in the national capital due to rising air pollution. The Chief Minister also made an appeal to the people to avoid bursting firecrackers this Diwali in view of rising air pollution.

Nov 05, 2020, 12:54 PM IST