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Uttar Pradesh To Set Up Air Quality Monitoring Stations

The Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) has begun the process of setting up 18 new Continuous Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Stations (CAAQMS) in...

Preventive Measures to Face the Smog in Delhi

When you think of North India's winter, what's the first thing that comes to your mind? Most people would say the fog. Fog is a...

Risks of Asthma and Cancer Increase As Air Gets Toxic

With the constant dip in mercury and air quality aggravating from moderate to poor to the very poor category in the national capital and...

Delhi Government Set To Launch Anti-Pollution Campaign From November 2

The Delhi government is all set to launch the 'Red Light On, Gaadi Off' Anti-pollution campaign in all the 272 wards here from November...

Lucknow: Third Most Polluted City

The air pollution level in Lucknow has crossed the 300-mark on the Air Quality Index, making it the third most polluted city in the...

National Capital Delhi Witnesses Improvement In Air Quality

The air quality of the national capital and the surrounding regions has improved marginally owing to a slight increase in surface winds but is...

Delhi’s Air Quality May Deteriorate Further as Stubble Fires Increase: SAFAR

Delhi's overall air quality has been in moderate category, but is set to deteriorate further in the coming days, thanks to stubble burning, SAFAR...

Delhi’s Air Quality Again in Very Poor Category

The pollution level in the national capital on Sunday stood in the "very poor" category, and the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) was at...

Reduction in Air Pollution May Increase Life-Expectancy: Study

Reductions in Air Pollution yielded fast and dramatic impacts on health-outcomes, as well as decreases in all-cause morbidity, a new study suggests. The study, published...

Delhi’s Air Quality Still Remains ‘Very Poor’

The air quality of the national capital remains 'very poor' for the third consecutive day on Friday and was likely to further deteriorate to...

India & Sweden Announce The Launch Of Pilot Project To Tackle Stubble Burning

India and Sweden on Monday announced the launch of a pilot project to convert paddy stubble into green coal in Mohali, Punjab, as Prime...

Ola Joins Hands with Microsoft Research to Measure Real-time Air Quality

In a bid to support the government's efforts to combat air pollution, private cab aggregator Ola and Microsoft Research on Monday joined hands to...

Delhi’s Air Quality Still Continues to be ‘Very Poor’

Delhi's air quality continued to be "very poor" on Saturday, although the contribution from stubble fires has been very less during the last couple...

Witnessing Hazardous AQI Level After Diwali, Delhi Air Quality Improves a Little

Following Diwali, the air quality index (AQI) in Delhi on Tuesday morning was in the "very unhealthy" category, although it had crossed the hazardous...

Air Quality ‘Dangerous’ in Most Haryana Cities: Report

The air quality index of the millennium city of Gurugram entered the dangerous zone due to excessive use of crackers during Diwali and burning...

Delhi Air Quality Becomes More Severe After Diwali

The air quality in Delhi became severe on Monday for the first time this season after Diwali celebrations. On Monday morning, Delhi's air quality had...

Delhi’s Air Quality Still Remains ‘Very Poor’

For those living in and around Delhi, the coming days spell bad news as air quality entered the higher end of the poor category...

Air quality Improves in Delhi After Several Years

Delhi hasn't breathed this clean in years. Rainfall in and around brought the capital's air quality on Saturday to the "good" condition, while PM...

Why You May Need an Air Purifier for Your Home

There is nothing as peaceful and relaxing like a welcoming home. A home is where you can take rest after a chaotic day. You...

Google Releasing Air Quality Data for Scientists

As part of a larger effort to track pollution, Google is releasing air quality data for scientists that it collected from California's Bay Area and Central Valley with...

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