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Delhi's air quality continues to be 'very poor'

New Delhi/UNI: Delhi's air quality continued to remain in the 'very poor' category on Tuesday, the Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR) data showed.

Implement Dec 2 order: SC to Centre and Delhi during air pollution hearing

New Delhi/UNI: The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Centre and the union territory of Delhi to implement the top court's orders passed on Dec 2 in connection with the Delhi-NCR pollution hearing case.

Enforcement Task Force, Flying Squads to tackle Delhi-NCR air pollution: Centre to SC

New Delhi/UNI: The Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) in the Delhi-NCR pollution case on Friday filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court, saying it has constituted an Enforcement Task Force to monitor compliance with its directions to control air pollution.

SC pulls up Centre, Delhi govt on air pollution, asks for report by Friday 10 am

New Delhi/UNI: The Supreme Court on Thursday came down heavily on both the Centre and the Delhi government, following continued deterioration in air quality in the national capital, and directed both to take serious measures immediately to reduce the AQI levels and submit a report within 24 hours.

2 Omicron cases detected in India's Karnataka

New Delhi/IBNS: Two Omicron cases have been detected in southern state of Karnataka in India, said the Union Health Ministry today.  The two cases were of foreign nationals who recently arrived in Bengaluru. 

Delhi CM Kejriwal plans to make Yamuna clean by 2025

New Delhi/UNI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is planning to get the Yamuna river cleaned up before the next assembly elections in 2025.

Petrol now cheaper in Delhi as Kejriwal govt reduces VAT

New Delhi/IBNS: The price of petrol in Delhi will now be cheaper as the city government on Wednesday reduced the Value Added Tax (VAT) from 30 percent to 19.40%.

Delhi air quality remains in very poor category

New Delhi/UNI: The air quality in the national capital continues to remain in the “very poor ” category on Wednesday morning, as the air quality index recorded 349 according to India Meteorological department (IMD).

Delhi air pollution: Ban on entry of trucks extended till Dec 7, restriction on construction work to continue

New Delhi/UNI: Ban on entry of trucks in the National Capital Territory of Delhi has been extended exempting essential, CNG and electric-run trucks till Dec 7 while the restrictions on construction and demolition activities continue till further orders,  Environment Minister Gopal Rai announced in a press briefing on Monday.

Supreme Court expresses concern over rising air pollution levels in Delhi-NCR

New Delhi/UNI: The Supreme Court has directed the governments of Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana to comply with the directions issued by the Commission for Air Quality Management in Delhi-NCR and sought compliance reports from them to be submitted before the court by Wednesday.

Delhi air quality remains in 'very poor' category, likely to deteriorate further from Dec 1

New Delhi/UNI: Air quality in the national capital continued to remain in the "very poor" category on Monday, as the air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 373, according to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR).

Kangana Ranaut summoned by Delhi Assembly Committee over actress' Khalistani remark

New Delhi/IBNS: A Delhi Assembly committee has summoned Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut for calling the farmers' protest a Khalistani movement, media reports said.

Delhi: Five people hospitalised after toxic gas leakage

New Delhi/UNI: Five people were hospitalised after they inhaled toxic gas which leaked at Ekta Vihar in RK Puram area here, police said on Thursday.

Delhi air quality remains in 'very poor' category

New Delhi/UNI: The air quality in the national capital continued to remain in the 'very poor' category on Thursday, as the air quality Index (AQI) stood at 362 according to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR).

Delhi air pollution: Supreme Court directs Centre to take measures for three days

New Delhi/IBNS/UNI: The Supreme Court has directed the central government to take measures for the next three days to curb air pollution in the national capital, media reports said.