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Gurugram (Haryana) [India], Nov. 4 (ANI): As Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) struggled with the polluted air, a few privately-run schools in Gurugram have declared holidays, while others issued advisories directing students to wear masks and suspended other outdoor activities.
New Delhi [India], Nov. 4 (ANI): Taking cognizance of the alarming air quality in Delhi, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday asked the Central Pollution Control Board and the Delhi Pollution Control Committee to take steps to control and curb the pollution.
New Delhi [India], Nov. 4 (ANI): Delhi's Health Minister Satyendra Jain on Friday said the rise in pollution in the city was because of the crops being burnt in neighbouring states of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh.
New Delhi [India], Nov. 4 (ANI): The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday will hear a case related to the deteriorating quality of air in Delhi which has been designated as being in the "severe" category post Diwali.
New Delhi [India], Nov. 3(ANI): Union environment, forests and climate change minister Anil Madhav Dave on Thursday called for collective efforts to combat the pollution which has gripped the national capital post Diwali.
New Delhi [India], Nov. 3 (ANI): With Delhiites left with nothing but to choke in the smoggy weather conditions ever since Diwali, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday directed Delhi Chief Secretary K.K. Sharma to hold an urgent meeting with all concerned authorities on the issue po
New Delhi [India], Nov. 1 (ANI): With the air quality reaching 'severe' levels in most parts of Delhi, courtesy the bursting of crackers coupled with stagnant wind movement, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said an app will be launched for people to share their grie
New Delhi [India], Nov. 1 (ANI): Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has called for a high-level meeting to ensure work at war-footing and review the air pollution in Delhi.
New Delhi [India], Oct. 31 (ANI): Reviewing the ambient air quality status of the national capital, especially to review the damage post Diwali, the Environment Ministry has summoned the concerned Secretaries of NCR states on November 4th to assess the situation.
New Delhi [India], Oct 31 (ANI): Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain on Monday spoke on the high pollution-level post Diwali celebrations and said that the Centre has set up a committee to look into the same.
New Delhi [India], Oct. 31 (ANI): The air quality around Delhi and adjoining states recorded 'severe', due to incessant bursting of firecrackers, notwithstanding appeals by authorities as dense and heavy smog was palpable since early morning.
New Delhi [India], Oct. 28 (ANI): The Delhi Government on Friday announced to set up air purifier at five major traffic congestion points in its first phase of the blue print in order to curb air pollution in the national capital.