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Maharashtra: Tests show crackers exceed noise limits
Benita Chacko
The Indian Express , Thursday, October 05, 2017

A firecracker testing conducted by the Awaaz Foundation along with the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) has shown that the series crackers violated the prescribed noise-pollution limit of 10 ...More


Delhi’s “Poor” Air Quality Only to Worsen in the Next Few Days
PTI
The Quint , Thursday, October 05, 2017

The air quality of the national capital on Wednesday turned "poor" and the situation would further deteriorate in the next few days, according to central government agency SAFAR, which monitors air po ...More


MPCB to seek ban on two ear-splitting firecrackers
Vinamrata Borwankar
The Times of India , Thursday, October 05, 2017

MUMBAI: Following a pre-Diwali test of firecrackers, the Maharashtra State Pollution Control Board (MPCB) intends to recommend that the controller of explosives, Nagpur, ban at least two for violating ...More


Stubble burning: NGT raps Punjab over incentive to farmers
PTI
Press Trust of India , Thursday, October 05, 2017

New Delhi, Oct 4 (PTI) The National Green Tribunal today rapped the Punjab government for not providing incentive and infrastructural assistance to farmers to stop them from burning crop residue to pr ...More


‘Give incentives to farmers to stop stubble burning’
The Hindu , Thursday, October 05, 2017

National Green Tribunal pulls up Punjab government The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday pulled up the Punjab government for not providing enough incentives to farmers to stop burning crop s ...More


Gurgaon’s air quality to be assessed pre and post Diwali
Ipsita Pati
The Hindustan Times , Thursday, October 05, 2017

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), in association with the state pollution department, plans to assess air pollution symptoms of respiratory diseases among residents of Gurgaon before and aft ...More


India’s renewable energy capacity to double by 2022, report says
Press Trust of India
The Hindustan Times , Thursday, October 05, 2017

India’s renewable energy capacity will more than double by 2022, which would be enough to overtake renewable expansion in the European Union for the first time, International Energy Agency (IEA) said ...More


Capital's air to turn toxic as crop burning will continue this year
VATSALA SHRANGI
DNA India , Thursday, October 05, 2017

Air pollution levels will rise even further in the Capital, with the onset of the paddy harvesting season. In fact, straw burning will become the norm in neighbouring states such as Punjab and Haryana ...More


Come Deepavali, It’s the Explosion of Hot Air Around Pollution That Hurts Us More
SARATH GUTTIKUNDA
The Wire , Wednesday, October 04, 2017

The monsoon season is making its way out across the Indian sub-continent. The fields are green and lush, the dust has settled, the air is clean (somewhat) at the end of the wet season. Collectively, ...More


Frame tough norms against polluting poultry farms: NGT
Syed Rizwanullah
The Times of India , Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Aurangabad: A total of 656 poultry farms and hatcheries in the state that are being run with the consent of the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) will now have to follow stricter norms and ta ...More


16 public agencies to tackle Ggn pollution
Millennium Post , Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Gurugram: Emergency situations needs drastic measures and the need of it is now being felt by the district administration of Gurugram to tackle city's deteriorating air quality levels. Oblivious o ...More


Gurgaon in no position to roll out odd-even.This is why
The Times of India , Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Gurgaon: Rolling out the odd-even road rationing scheme to reduce air pollution in the winter months as part of the graded response action plan (GRAP) may be an option for the Gurgaon administration t ...More


FIFA U-17 World Cup: Pollution control panel wants early rollout of strict measures in Delhi
Ritam Halder
The Hindustan Times , Tuesday, October 03, 2017

The Central Pollution Control Board has suggested early rollout of “severe” action against pollution in Delhi keeping in mind the FIFA U-17 World Cup. The CPCB informed the Environment Pollution (Pre ...More


Gurgaon India’s most polluted city on Sunday
Shilpy Arora
The Times of India , Monday, October 02, 2017

GURUGRAM: Gurgaon was the most polluted city in the country on Sunday, with its Air Quality Index (AQI) touching the 274 mark (considered 'poor'). In contrast, Delhi's AQI was a 'moderate' 196. PM2.5 ...More


Delhi's air turning foul again after respite since January
TNN
The Times of India , Sunday, October 01, 2017

NEW DELHI: After three months of respite, Delhi has started registering 'poor' air days again. According to Central Pollution Control Board's daily air pollution index, air quality began degrading fro ...More


Year-long havan in Gurugram to fight air pollution
TNN
The Times of India , Sunday, October 01, 2017

GURUGRAM: With pollution levels on the rise in the city, a Panipat-based social organisation has taken it upon themselves to 'bring down' the pollution levels in the city by conducting daily havans ov ...More


Fireworks in Delhi-NCR: Fresh plea challenges lifting of Supreme Court ban
Harish V Nair
India Today , Sunday, October 01, 2017

Arjun Gopal, Aarav Bhandari and Zoya Rao Bhasin created history last November when Supreme Court judges, considering the toxic quality of air, banned the sale and stocking of firecrackers, and the iss ...More


Delhi’s air goes from moderate to poor, likely to get worse soon
Scroll. In , Sunday, October 01, 2017

Delhi’s air quality has degraded from moderate to poor since September 27, The Times of India reported on Sunday. According to the Central Pollution Control Board’s daily air pollution index, the last ...More


Brace for air pollution in Delhi as crop burning starts in neighbouring states
Joydeep Thakur
The Hindustan Times , Thursday, September 28, 2017

Winter’s coming, and Delhi’s annual nightmare is already taking shape beyond its borders. Over a dozen cases of crop burning were reported from Haryana till Wednesday, and officials fear the number w ...More


Fields being set afire, smoke gradually rising
Press Trust of India
The Hindu , Thursday, September 28, 2017

Haryana pollution body has confirmed two reports of stubble burning; NASA's web fire mapper shows few red dots across NCR Paddy stubble burning, which triggers episodes of smog across Delhi-NCR durin ...More


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