दिल्ली की सीमा से सटे हरियाणा में स्थापित फैक्ट्री-कारखाने राजधानी की हवा को प्रदूषित कर रहे हैं। औचंदी बार्डर के समीप स्थापित इन कारखानों से निकलने वाला धुआं हवा के रुख के साथ दिल्ली देहात के कई इ

Say move to worsen Delhi’s air quality; others say it will meet power demand

Mumbai, touted to have considerably cleaner air than most north Indian cities, has been recording far higher air pollution levels than Delhi for over two weeks now.

The commissioner instructed the staff to ensure desilting of drains as well as efforts by domestic breeding checkers to overcome the disease.

Under attack for failing to arrest the deteriorating air quality in the city, the government has proposed an increase in the number of ambient air quality monitoring systems from 6 to 26 to ensure

According to the Delhi Government, the economy of the national Capital is booming with the Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) estimated to grow at 12.76 per cent in 2016-17. It claimed that the advance estimate of Delhi at current prices during 2016-17 is likely to attain level of Rs 6,22,385 crore. However, in terms of constant prices, which does not take inflation into account, the economy growth rate saw a decline from 8.82 per cent in 2015-16 to 8.26 per cent in 2016-17 as per advance estimates

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Vikrant Kumar Tongad Vs. Environment Pollution (Prevention Control) Authority & Others dated 07/03/2017 regarding crop residue burning in the states of Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Rajasthan and NCT Delhi.The states would take clear instructions and place on record the effective steps that each one of them is taking to prevent crop residue burning in the coming harvesting season.

Order of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of M. C. Mehta Vs Union of India & Others dated 06/03/2017 regarding pet coke and furnace oil causing pollution in Delhi NCR.

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Vardhaman Kaushik Vs. Union of India & Others dated 06/03/2017 regarding dumping sites at Ghazipur and Bhalswa, Mukraba Chowk, Delhi. Photographs submitted before NGT shows indiscriminate burning of waste. The photographs are showing the dumps of waste which are already much beyond the prescribed limit and are on fire. The gases emission visibly are highly polluting and dangerous to human health.

As per latest ranking of 50 large cities in hearing loss and urban noise pollution, urban areas such as New Delhi Guangzhou, Cairo and Istanbul-topped the list of cities where hearing was most degr