Delhi air pollution

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Dec 05, 2020, 15:04 PM IST

Delhi's air quality remains in 'very poor' category with pollutant PM 2.5 at 356

The air quality index reached very poor category for Delhi with PM 2.5 Level 356.

Dec 02, 2020, 08:59 AM IST

Thick blanket of haze in Delhi, air quality slips into 'very poor' category; AQI docked at 326

Parts of the city reported AQIs between 'very poor' and 'severe' range. On Tuesday morning, The air quality was recorded 336 at Delhi University and 324 at Indira Gandhi International Airport. In Noida, the AQI was recorded at 345 while in Gurugram, it was 280.

Dec 01, 2020, 09:08 AM IST

Delhi air quality remains in 'poor' category, AQI hovers at 259

The city's (AQI) on Monday stood at 259 at 7:00 am; whereas in Noida, the AQI was registered in 'very poor' category at 303. In Gurugram, the AQI was in 'poor' category in 225.

Nov 30, 2020, 07:58 AM IST

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

Air quality in Delhi-NCR likely to improve to 'moderate' category; AQI stands at 263 in national capital

The city's AQI was 263 at 9 am. The 24-hour average AQI was 296 on Friday. It was 283 on Thursday and 211 on Wednesday.

Nov 21, 2020, 09:16 AM IST

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi asked to move out of Delhi for this reason

According to Congress party sources, Sonia may shift to either Goa or Chennai for a few days and would be accompanied by either Rahul Gandhi or Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.

Nov 20, 2020, 13:41 PM IST

After several days, Delhi records air pollution in 'moderate' category with PM 2.5 at 132

Delhi breathed a little easy on Wednesday morning with air pollution recorded in the 'moderate' category after 40 days of severe pollution.

Nov 18, 2020, 08:27 AM IST

Air quality improves drastically in Delhi-NCR after light rain, gusty winds; AQI docks at 221 in national capital

The city's 24-hour average Air Quality Index (AQI) improved to 221 on Nov 16, which falls in the 'poor' category. It was 435 on Nov 15 and 414 on Nov 14 (Diwali).

Nov 17, 2020, 07:39 AM IST

Temperature in Delhi to drop by 3-4 degrees next week: IMD predicts

India Meteorological Department (IMD) Scientist RK Jenamani on Sunday said that the temperatures in Delhi and adjoining areas will fall by 3-4 degrees in the coming week due to the western disturbance that struck the plains of northern India.

Nov 16, 2020, 00:32 AM IST

Light rains lash Delhi-NCR, provide temporary respite from air pollution

Delhi and nearby areas witnessed light rains on Sunday bringing respite from the rising pollution levels.

Nov 15, 2020, 18:28 PM IST

Air quality dips to 'severe' in Delhi, adjoining areas after Diwali; thick smog engulfs national capital

This comes as many burst firecrackers in violation of the complete ban on the sale and bursting of firecrackers in the national capital by the Delhi government and the National Green Tribunal.

Nov 15, 2020, 06:32 AM IST

Delhi's AQI turns into 'severe' amid Diwali celebrations, may deteriorate in next 24 hours

According to the Ministry of Earth Sciences' air quality monitor, SAFAR, Delhi's overall AQI was recorded at 421 at 7 PM. While the Pusa road recorded 433, 

Nov 14, 2020, 19:10 PM IST

Delhi AQI likely to become severe on Diwali evening; IMD predicts light rains on Nov 15

According to government agencies, PM2.5 concentration in Delhi on Diwali is likely to be the lowest in the last four years if no firecrackers are burnt. 

Nov 14, 2020, 12:54 PM IST

Smog engulfs Delhi on Diwali morning as AQI remains in 'severe' category

The worst air quality was recorded in Anand Vihar area with the Air Quality Index (AQI) at 424 which comes under 'severe category.'

Nov 14, 2020, 08:15 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

Air pollution in Delhi continues to remain under 'severe' category with reduced visibility

Many areas in Delhi registered severe levels of Air Quality Index (AQI) though the air is slightly better than Tuesday. 

Nov 11, 2020, 09:22 AM IST

Delhi-NCR air remains in 'severe' category, AQI at 761 in national capital

Delhiites on Tuesday morning woke up to extremely polluted air as the AQI was measured to be in the `severe` category, with overall Air Quality Index at 761 as PM10 was the dominant pollutant.

Nov 10, 2020, 10:43 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

Delhi-Noida choke as air quality remains 'severe' for fifth consecutive day

On Monday (November 9), Delhi's overall Air Quality Index (AQI) was recorded at 426 which falls in the 'severe' category.

Nov 09, 2020, 07:00 AM IST