Delhi Ncr(Search results - 34)
India28, Nov 2019, 9:01 AM IST
Air Quality improves in Delhi as capital receives mild showers
In what comes as a much needed relief, Delhi witnessed mild showers, thereby improving the air quality in the region. The national capital region has been reeling under harmful levels of air pollution ever since Diwali, majorly owing to stubble burning in the neighbouring states of Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh.
India25, Nov 2019, 11:15 AM IST
Delhi air pollution: NCR residents breath sigh of relief as AQI drops to 218
According to SAFAR, PM 2.5 level was docked at 279 while PM 10 level was at 143 in NCR. In Noida, the PM 2.5 level was recorded at 166 and PM 10 level docked at 170, both of which falls in 'moderate' category
India19, Nov 2019, 10:01 AM IST
Discussion on air pollution, climate change in Parliament today
The Winter session of the Parliament is ongoing and the discussion on air pollution and climate change expected to be on the floors in the Lok Sabha. The discussion assumes significance as Delhi and its adjoining regions have been battling severe pollution levels in the last few days mainly due to stubble burning by farmers in Haryana and Punjab.
India18, Nov 2019, 9:28 AM IST
Delhi air pollution: Schools in National Capital Region reopen today
Strong, gusty winds and a clear sky with ample sunlight paved the way for an improved air quality in and around Delhi-NCR. All private and government schools in the region reopened after being shut due to severe air pollution.
India13, Nov 2019, 9:05 AM IST
Delhi-NCR continue to gasp for breath as air quality dips to 'Severe' category
The overall air quality of Delhi and the NCR has entered the ‘Severe’ category. The effective stubble fire counts estimated by SAFAR-integrated multi-satellite methodology have shown decreasing trend and were 740 on November 11, but the transport level wind direction is forecast to be highly favorable for plume intrusion for the next two days, SAFAR stated.
India4, Nov 2019, 9:11 PM IST
PM Modi’s ASEAN summit to 1 dead in Srinagar firing, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Prime Minister Narendra Modi outlined the "global challenges facing the world today and highlighted the need for working together to find common solutions. The Supreme Court has pulled up the Centre and the state governments for the smog that has blanketed Delhi and the NCR. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds.
India4, Nov 2019, 5:11 PM IST
Supreme Court orders Rs 1 lakh fine for garbage burning
The Supreme Court has pulled up the Centre and the state governments for the smog that has blanketed Delhi and the NCR. The top court has ordered a fine of Rs 1 lakh for garbage burning.
India3, Nov 2019, 11:41 AM IST
Delhi-NCR chokes on smog, visibility drops significantly as AQI crosses 600
For the first time in this season, the Air Quality Index (AQI) docked as high as 625 at 10 in the morning despite light drizzles in the early hours
India2, Nov 2019, 5:55 PM IST
While Delhi air quality dwindles, politicos play blame game
Air pollution in Delhi has worsened and the Supreme Court panel has declared a public emergency in the region. The harmful effects of air pollution has been simplified by Supriya Krishnamurthy on MyNation.
India1, Nov 2019, 3:54 PM IST
Supreme Court panel declares public health emergency in Delhi - NCR
The Supreme Court has declared a public emergency in Delhi as the region has been choking on toxic smog since Diwali. Arvind Kejriwal tweeted that schools in Delhi will remain closed till November 5.
India24, Sep 2019, 5:28 PM IST
Earthquake: 6.3 magnitude tremors felt in Delhi-NCR, parts of North India, Pakistan
Tremors were felt in India-Pakistan border. An earthquake of 6.3 magnitude was experienced in some parts of Delhi-NCR and north India. Tremors were also experienced in Pakistan.
India8, Aug 2019, 11:17 AM IST
Earthquake strikes Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan; tremors felt in Delhi-NCR
The earthquake that occurred at 6.15 am was 50 km from Taleqan, which is situated in the Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan
India7, Jun 2019, 5:09 PM IST
Intense heat wave scorches Delhi-NCR, here is how to beat it
Doctors are releasing press statements and public safety announcements on precautionary measures that all people can take at a household level
India7, Jun 2019, 11:46 AM IST
Delhi's 'poor' air quality days down by 33 per cent: Javadekar
Air quality in Delhi-NCR has improved with the number of "poor" air quality days coming down from 300 in 2014 to 206 in 2018