Pollution

First CNG-powered Tractor launched in the country

The first CNG-powered tractor was launched in the country, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari was also present on the occasion. CNG-powered tractors will reduce pollution and cost less than diesel.

Feb 13, 2021, 16:32 PM IST

Is your vehicle old and polluting environment? Be prepared to pay this tax in the near future

It is reportedly estimated that commercial vehicles, which constitute about 5% of the total vehicle fleet, contribute about 65-70% of total vehicular pollution. The older fleet, typically manufactured before the year 2000 constitute less than 1% of the total fleet but contributes around 15% of total vehicular pollution. These older vehicles pollute 10-25 times more than modern vehicles.

Jan 26, 2021, 18:59 PM IST

DNA: Will anyone talk about mask pollution?

This year 150 crore masks will be thrown into the sea.

Jan 01, 2021, 00:46 AM IST

DNA: Analysis of the world's first death from pollution

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has released statistics on deaths from pollution. According to these figures, in the year 2019, 16 lakh deaths have occurred due to pollution in India. For more information, watch the video.

Dec 22, 2020, 22:48 PM IST

Video: Record breaking cold in Delhi

The cold in Delhi has broken the record of the last 17 years.

Nov 24, 2020, 08:08 AM IST

Video: Stubble burning led to spike in COVID-19 deaths in Delhi, says Health Minister

The minister told reporters here that the pollution due to stubble-burning created a big problem in Delhi. It caused problems in breathing and those who had COVID-19 inhaled the smoke, which aggravated the seriousness.

Nov 24, 2020, 08:00 AM IST

Delhi : Saturday onwards Rs 2000 fine for not wearing mask

From Saturday onwards Delhi police will impose Rs 2000 fine for not wearing mask.

Nov 21, 2020, 11:36 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

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, Nov 20, 2020

Badhir News is a special section of Zee News for deaf people which is specially designed by keeping deaf people in mind only. This brings you the latest news updates of every afternoon.

Nov 20, 2020, 16:54 PM IST

Delhi : Case against Hotel City Park for not maintaining social distancing

Case is file against Delhi's Hotel City Park for not maintaining social distancing.

Nov 20, 2020, 14:12 PM IST

Mask wearing : Delhi police did not get notification regarding increased fine

Delhi police said it did not get new notification regarding increased fine of Rs 2000 on people not wearing mask.

Nov 20, 2020, 13:28 PM IST

Delhi-Noida border : Fine imposed on people for not wearing mask

At Delhi-Noida border, Fine is imposed on people for not wearing mask.

Nov 20, 2020, 11:36 AM IST

Fine of Rs 2000 for not wearing mask in Delhi

Fine of Rs 2000 will be imposed on people for not wearing mask in Delhi.

Nov 19, 2020, 14:48 PM 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

Home Ministry formed 10 teams to deal with Delhi's increasing Corona cases

Due to increasing Corona cases in Delhi, Home Ministry formed 10 teams to deal with the situation.

Nov 18, 2020, 13:56 PM IST

Delhi will not have another lockdown : Satyendra Jain

Delhi's health minister Satyendra Jain said that the Capital city will not have another lockdown.

Nov 18, 2020, 11:52 AM IST

Delhi : Only 50 people allowed in mass gathering including weddings

Due to increasing corona cases in Delhi, only 50 people allowed in mass gathering including weddings.

Nov 17, 2020, 12:58 PM IST

Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain addressed media on Corona cases

Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain addressed media on increasing Coronavirus cases.

Nov 17, 2020, 12:18 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

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