Rare triple-dip La Nina behind unusual AQ trend in India in 2022-23: Study | india news

Rare triple-dip La Nina behind unusual AQ trend in India in 2022-23: Study |  india news

To validate their hypothesis, scientists used the newly developed Advanced NIAS-SAFAR air quality forecasting model Photo: Bloomberg According to a new study, the unprecedented triple-dip La NiƱa event caused by climate change triggered a strange trend in the 2022-23 winter season, where air quality improved in North India, while pollution in Peninsular India declined. An […]

AQI ‘very bad’ in the capital on Monday, fog cleared

AQI ‘very bad’ in the capital on Monday, fog cleared

The minimum temperature observed in Delhi on Monday was 10.1 degrees Celsius (file photo) The air quality in many parts of Delhi remained in the “very poor” category on Monday morning, according to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data. The overall air quality index (AQI) in the national capital was recorded at 382 on Sunday. […]

Cold conditions persist in Delhi; Mercury will fall further: IMD

Cold conditions persist in Delhi;  Mercury will fall further: IMD

Meanwhile, the IMD has said that the mercury will fall further in the first week of January 2024, with the temperature at Safdarjung Observatory in the national capital hovering between 10 and 7 degrees Celsius. Photo: Reuters Despite no respite from the bone-chilling cold, people in Delhi-NCR faced another morning of cold wave on the […]

AQI remained ‘very poor’ in many parts of the capital on Thursday

AQI remained ‘very poor’ in many parts of the capital on Thursday

Delhi AQI: Air quality at many places in Delhi fell into the “severe” category on Thursday (file image) According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data, the air quality at many places in Delhi fell to “severe” category on Thursday morning from “very poor” on Wednesday. The overall air quality index (AQI) in the national […]

Delhi faces cold, highly polluted air with AQI value of 411

Delhi faces cold, highly polluted air with AQI value of 411

Delhi pollution (symbolic image) Cold wave has strengthened its grip in North India. Delhi’s air quality According to data provided by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the air quality index (AQI) value was in the “severe” category with 411. The national capital recorded a temperature of 9.4 degrees Celsius on Monday morning, December 25. […]

AQI dropped to ‘very poor’ in some parts of the capital on Thursday

AQI dropped to ‘very poor’ in some parts of the capital on Thursday

The minimum temperature in Delhi on Thursday is expected to be 6.2 degrees Celsius (file picture) According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data, the air quality in many parts of Delhi deteriorated from “poor” on Wednesday to “very poor” on Thursday morning. The overall air quality index (AQI) in Delhi was recorded at 286 […]

AQI improved to ‘poor’ in some parts of the capital on Wednesday

AQI improved to ‘poor’ in some parts of the capital on Wednesday

The overall air quality in Delhi shifted to “poor” category on Wednesday morning from “very poor” category on Tuesday, according to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data. The air quality index (AQI) in Delhi was 286 on Wednesday, while it was 330 a day earlier. According to AQI.CN, at 10 am the AQI was 295 […]

The air pollution crisis: a global health emergency

The air pollution crisis: a global health emergency

Air pollution, responsible for more than 8 million deaths annually, is intensifying globally, sparking a major health crisis. Report for Victoria St. Martin Inside Climate News, In short: Air pollution and fine particles cause more than 8 million deaths annually, of which about 50 million are caused by fossil fuels. Toxic air has a disproportionate […]

Air quality index across Delhi falls into ‘very poor’ category

Air quality index across Delhi falls into ‘very poor’ category

8:38 am Anti-collision system Kavach deployed on 1,465 route km, 139 engines According to a government release, the ambitious Automatic Train Protection (ATP) system, Kavach, has so far been deployed on 1465 route km and 139 locomotives (including electric multiple unit rakes) on South Central Railway sections. These sections include Lingampalli – Vikarabad – Wadi […]