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Delhi's air quality remains in 'poor' category, may improve in coming days

According to CPCB, the air quality in at least 25 areas in Delhi was in "poor" category, while it was "very poor" in two areas, PTI reported.

Feb 18, 2019, 20:58 PM IST

In 10 most polluted areas of Delhi, 93 per cent residents don't know what AQI means

Eighty-eight per cent of the respondents said that they had not seen any LED screens showing the different levels of air quality.

Jan 19, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 1st January, 2019

This is a special segment of 5W1H by Zee News which brings to you news with research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 01, 2019, 18:00 PM IST

5W1H: Cold wave along with pollution chokes Delhi NCR

Cold wave along with pollution chokes Delhi NCR. The PM level on the new years eve in Delhi NCR region has gone up to 456. Watch the video to know more.

Jan 01, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Thick haze envelopes Delhi, air quality 'very poor'

Delhi's air quality remained in the 'very poor' category for the third consecutive day on Wednesday

Nov 28, 2018, 20:17 PM IST

Delhi's air quality turns hazardous, thick smog engulfs city

Delhi recorded its worst air quality day after Diwali on Thursday.

Nov 09, 2018, 08:15 AM IST

Dense smog chokes Delhi-NCR, air quality hazardous in several areas

A day after significantly improvement in the air quality, a thick layer of smog engulfed the national capital and NCR leading to severe increase in the pollution level.

Nov 05, 2018, 09:51 AM IST

Environment body hints at banning all private vehicles if Delhi air pollution deteriorates

On Tuesday, the national capital witnessed the worst pollution of the season, with air quality being recorded at 397, just three points below the severe level.

Oct 30, 2018, 14:33 PM IST

Delhi's air quality improves but authorities warn pollution may increase

Delhi's air quality improved on Friday after rainfall lashed parts of the national capital, but authorities warned that pollution could increase to "dangerous levels" in the next couple of days.

Oct 19, 2018, 23:05 PM IST

Air quality remains poor in Delhi-NCR; firecracker companies uncertain ahead of festive season

The pollution levels in the national capital remains poor as of Sunday.

Oct 14, 2018, 15:27 PM IST

Delhi's air quality remained 'poor' for 4th consecutive day even as wind speed improved: Authorities

The national capital's air quality remained poor for the fourth consecutive day on Thursday, with an increase in wind speed raising hopes about improvement in the situation in the next few days.

Oct 11, 2018, 20:51 PM IST

Delhi inhaling toxins, air quality to worsen further

According to System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), with no scope of improvement, Delhi-NCR's air quality is set to deteriorate over the next three days.

Nov 27, 2017, 15:45 PM IST

Air pollution may lead to infertility among both men and women

According to a recent research, living within 200 meters of the main road can increase the risk of infertility by 11%. 

Nov 16, 2017, 09:33 AM IST

After Delhi, air quality in most UP cities turns toxic; Noida worst affected

The air quality in the state capital is worst in Lalbagh where the average AQI is 463, which was very close to that in Noida in the last 24-hours.

Nov 09, 2017, 10:14 AM IST

Delhi air pollution: Crop burning in neighbouring states needs to stop, says Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has called for steps in Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh to prevent crop stubble burning from turning Delhi into a 'gas chamber' every year. He said this after a torrid morning in which a public emergency was declared because of the literally sky-high levels of air pollution.

Nov 07, 2017, 13:13 PM IST

Air quality reaches 'severe' levels, Delhi rages on Twitter

Out of 19 monitoring stations in NCR, 12 recorded severe air quality. The lowest AQI was in Gurgaon at 357 at 9:30 am, which is classified as very poor.

Nov 07, 2017, 13:00 PM IST

Delhi-NCR wakes up to a blanket of smoke; crop burning makes air quality alarming

Google's weather update actually termed it 'Smoke', not smog. Expect two more days of this.

Nov 07, 2017, 08:17 AM IST

Delhi: Air quality report card two days after Diwali similar to last year

The Supreme Court ban on sale of firecrackers did not prevent people from lighting sparklers, rockets and loud Diwali "bombs" though the volume was lower than previous years.

Oct 22, 2017, 10:57 AM IST

Diwali effect: Chennai and Mumbai choke, Delhi goes quiet

Greenpeace in January 2017 claimed that 1.2 million deaths in India are caused by air pollution every year.

Oct 19, 2017, 14:21 PM IST

Delhi: Air quality in national capital rises to 'severe' category

The Air Quality Index (AQI) on Wednesday reached 410 - which is labelled 'severe' - from 368 or 'very poor' on Tuesday and 229 or 'poor' on Monday.

Nov 30, 2016, 20:40 PM IST