Delhi has bent pollution curve, says report

A new report by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has claimed that long-term trend shows Delhi has already bent the pollution curve downwards and the annual level of particulate matter, PM2.5, is declining every year. Continue Reading

Delhi reports worst air quality

A layer of haze lingered over the national capital and its suburbs on Thursday morning, with raging farm fires and a fall in the wind speed and temperatures pushing air quality to the worst levels in around a year. Continue Reading

President signs ordinance to set up panel to manage air quality in NCR

President Ram Nath Kovind has signed an ordinance to create a ‘Commission for Air Quality Management’ in the National Capital Region and adjoining areas. Continue Reading

Delhi’s air quality remains ‘very poor’ post-Deepavali

Delhi had anticipated the season’s worst pollution levels on the morning after Deepavali, but the air quality, although ‘very poor’, turned out better than the last three years, according to data of the government’s air quality monitors. Continue Reading