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Delhi's Pollution A Wakeup Call For World: UNICEF

The capital's smog, said to be its worst in 17 years, led to the closure of the city's over 5,000 schools to minimise the risk for children

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Smog Lifts, But Companies' View Of Polluted Delhi Skies Is Dim

Delhi, home to around 17 million people, is among the fastest growing states in India. Its $84 billion economy has been expanding at more than 8 per cent for the past two years, faster than a 7.4 per cent national average

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Delhi Targets Older Diesel Vehicles To Clear Up Choking Smog

Levels of PM 2.5, tiny particulate matter that reaches deep into the lungs and causes breathlessness, throat irritation and wheezing, were above 700 in the city's worst affected areas on Monday

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DDA Ignores Gazetted Norms In Proposed TOD Projects

One of the important recommendations of the Delhi Master Plan 2021 notified in February 2007 was that Influence Zones along the metro rail and major transportation corridors be declared as intensive development zones

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Sprinkle Water On Roads To Contain Pollution, NGT Tells Delhi Govt

The green panel says the Centre and Delhi government are 'not bothered' about the rising air pollution and its impact on people's health

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Polluted Delhi: Masks Flying Off Shelves

Some schools in Delhi and the national capital region have issued advisories for parents to ensure that their children wear masks

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Delhi Air Quality To Improve From November 7

The meteorological department has predicted a significant improvement in the city's air quality in the next few days

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Delhi Resembles A 'Gas Chamber'

Smog covers the national capital; pollution level described as alarming amid unpleasant weather conditions

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Delhi's Air Pollution Reaches Dangerous Level

Pollution peaks in the national capital during Diwali as a hazardous mix of noxious gases and respirable pollutants hang very close to the surface

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Garbage Mounds In Delhi Have Grown 'Like Qutub Minar': Court

'Height of Qutub Minar is 73 metres and these mounds are more than half the size. It's an alarming situation'

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Delhi Orders Fire Safety Audit At All Hospitals

AIIMS, which has witnessed two small fire incidents this year, has reviewed its fire safety measures and preparedness

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Chikungunya Cases In Delhi Jump 43 Per Cent In One Week

At least 15 fatalities due to complications triggered by the disease have been reported at various hospitals in the city

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Doctors Divided In Debate On Chikungunya Deaths In Delhi

Thousands of people affected by the mosquito-borne fever are being treated in Delhi hospitals, putting huge pressure on the city's healthcare infrastructure

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Left Alliance Trounces RSS-Affiliated Students In JNU Polls

The Left-affiliated groups at India's top university have been locked in a battle with ABVP over the latter's attempts to spread right-wing ideology

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Panel Recommends Hefty Hike In Fares Of Delhi Metro

The DMRC board will take a final decision on the committee's recommendation on raising ticket prices by 66 per cent

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