Updated : 3 hours, 15 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 22 (ANI): At a time when the air quality in the national capital remains in 'very poor' category, BJP leader Meenakshi Lekhi on Friday hit out at the AAP government over the issue of air pollution.
Updated : 5 hours, 15 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 22 (ANI): The level of air pollution in Ghaziabad on Friday took a turn for the worse with the Air Quality Index (AQI) at 414, which falls in the 'severe' category, said Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).
Updated : 14 hours, 4 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 22 (ANI): Members of the Lok Sabha expressed serious concern on the air quality in Delhi and several other cities in the country and called for a concerted action plan that includes tough timelines, maximum use of technology and support to farmers to stop stubble bu
Updated : 18 hours, 37 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 (ANI): Despite the request made by Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday to all MPs to be present in the House during the call attention notice to discuss air pollution, majority of the MPs failed to attend the session in the house.
Updated : 19 hours, 26 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 (ANI): Congress member Shashi Tharoor on Thursday said that the National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) launched by the government does not have legal measures "to penalise non-implementers" and said there was a need to bring a legislation to give the programme force of
Updated : 19 hours, 55 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh Narayan Singh on Thursday asked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Vijay Goel not to show masks, mineral water bottles, and pictures of air purifiers in the House.
Updated : 20 hours, 53 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 (ANI): At a time when Delhi Chief Minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal is blaming stubble burning in Punjab and Haryana for air pollution in the national capital, party MP from Punjab, Bhagwant Mann on Thursday defended the farmers over the practice.
Updated : 23 hours, 15 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 (ANI): BJP leader Vijay Goel on Thursday accused the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government in Delhi of not taking enough measures to address air pollution in the national capital over the last five years.
Updated : 1 day ago IST
New Delhi (India), Nov 21 (ANI): Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday said that a comprehensive air plan for Delhi NCR has been developed identifying the timelines for abating and controlling the air pollution.
Gautam Buddh Nagar (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 21 (ANI): Gautam Buddh Nagar district administration on Wednesday registered FIRs against different individuals for bursting firecrackers and playing loud music in two separate wedding programs in the district.
Updated : 1 day, 1 hour ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 21 (ANI): Particulate matter 2.5, one of the air pollutants which is known to worsen health conditions like asthma, heart attack among others, has also been found to be a reason behind declining memory in older women.
New Delhi (India), Nov 21 (ANI): The Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2 PM on Thursday and will take up air pollution calling attention notice when it will reconvene after the adjournment.