Come winter, air pollution will breach record levels across cities, causing illnesses and several avoidable deaths. Where do our faults lie and what can we can do to correct them?
A joint campaign with Centre for Science and Environment, Delhi
Pollution levels in major north Indian cities are either 'very poor' or 'severe'
NASA images show how smoke emanating from paddy residue burning is contributing to air pollution
Scientists have predicted that Noida and Delhi University will witness the highest pollution level this festive season
A look at the chemical composition of commonly available fireworks, their roles and physiological effects
It is difficult to calculate the exact quantity of crackers sold in the market as a large portion of firecrackers are sold without a licence
Kejriwal, Javadekar issue appeals to residents of national capital
Data from state pollution control board reveals increase in incidents
Scientists urge that worsening air quality in Delhi may have a direct link with crop residue burning in neighbouring states
Authorities have released composition-based guidelines for only four of 40 categories of fireworks
Originally intended to safeguard industrial and health workers, masks have now emerged as people's defence mechanism against air pollution
According to the green tribunal, crop burning is a serious issue which contributes to global warming and causes air pollution
Farm fires, firecrackers and burdgeoning vehicular pollution will choke the air in cities and towns this winter. Are we headed towards our worst winter yet?
In ten years from now, New Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai together will record the highest number of premature deaths caused by air pollution
The smoke resulting from burning crop residues combined with vehicular emissions make the air we breathe deadly
Costlier diesel, stringent PUC compliance and higher taxes on older vehicles are some methods to reduce air pollution in Delhi
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