The Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA), along with the Delhi government and CPCB, has finished drafting the “Comprehensive Action Plan”, which lists out several measures to control air

National Green Tribunal (NGT) in 2015 had directed MSRDC to get a separate environmental clearance.

Around 5,000 staff of traffic policemen and 8,000 staff deployed in various PCR vans are most prone to pollutants.

According to 2017 Global Burden of Disease report, India has the second highest number of early deaths due to PM 2.5 in the world.

NGT also sought to know the types of pollutants generated, and asked the authorities to take samples of emissions and analyse them.

Govt armed by Centre to take slew of measures if pollution crosses danger mark.

Around 70 north-bound trains, including Rajdhani services, were delayed, while around 30 others were rescheduled due to fog.

The idols immersed during Dussehra has plummeted the dissolved oxygen (DO) level in Yamuna to zero in the river’s journey through the national capital, a Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) st

In the wake of the death of nine water birds due to H5 avian influenza, the Delhi government on Wednesday announced shutting down of the National Zoological Park.

Despite the Delhi high court’s orders, crops are going up in smoke in Punjab and Haryana, triggering a pollution alarm in the national capital.

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