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Delhi's air quality hazardous, severe at several places after Diwali

Delhi's air quality was recorded as “hazardous” and “severe” at several places on Thursday, as residents continued to burst firecrackers long after the two-hour deadline set by the Supreme Court. News agency ANI reported Air Quality Index (AQI) in ...
Thursday, November 8, 2018

SC firecracker order: Delhi cops to act against violators

Delhi recorded its worst air quality of the year the morning after Diwali as the pollution level entered "severe-plus emergency" category due to rampant bursting of toxic firecrackers, authorities said on Thursday. The overall Air Quality Index (AQI ...
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Delhi-NCR AQI after Diwali: Anand Vihar, Sriniwaspuri, Mandir Marg most ...

New Delhi: The morning after Diwali was a nightmare for the millions of citizens of Delhi-NCR as air pollution crossed alarming levels with the Air Quality Index (AQI) in Delhi, Ghaziabad, Noida, Faridabad and Gurugram being 'hazardous' or 'severe ...
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Delhi air quality turns foul again as SC firecracker ban goes up in smoke

Last year, Delhi had an air quality index of 319, which falls in the very poor category on Diwali. However, this was much better than 2016 when AQI on Diwali was 431 in severe levels and 343 in 2015. In the wee hours of the day after Diwali 2017, the ...
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Delhi records worst air quality of year after Diwali due to rampant bursting ...

A 'severe plus emergency' air quality index (AQI) essentially means that even healthy people may suffer from respiratory illnesses on a prolonged exposure to such air. This air will seriously affect those with ailments, according to the advisory issued ...
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Delhi's air quality index plunges to 'severe' category after midnight post Diwali

The Union Ministry of Earth Sciences in an advisory has stated that the contribution of stubble burning to rising levels of pollution in Delhi NCR on Wednesday and Thursday has been marginal. It said: “Air quality index entered into severe category at ...
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Delhi's air quality index plunges to 'severe' category post Diwali

The Union Ministry of Earth Sciences in an advisory has stated that the contribution of stubble burning to rising levels of pollution in Delhi NCR on Wednesday and Thursday has been marginal. It said: “Air quality index entered into severe category at ...
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Delhi Air Quality Index (AQI) after Diwali: Anand Vihar, Mandir Marg most ...

New Delhi: The morning after Diwali was a nightmare for the millions of citizens of Delhi-NCR as air pollution crossed alarming levels with the Air Quality Index (AQI) in Delhi, Ghaziabad, Noida, Faridabad and Gurugram being 'hazardous' or 'severe ...
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Delhi Records Worst Air Quality of Year After Diwali as SC Firecracker Ban ...

New Delhi: Delhi's air quality worsened through the day and went off the charts by the evening as the city recorded its worst quality air of the year the morning after Diwali, authorities said on Thursday. The air ... "The Delhi Air Quality Index is ...
Thursday, November 8, 2018