Mar 03, 2017 at 17:45 | Source: Reuters
China has set itself a staggering task to cure its smothering pollution: switching coal-fired boilers and heating systems in at least 1.2 million households in 28 of its smoggiest northern cities to run on gas or electricity.
Feb 06, 2017 at 10:38 | Source: Reuters
Beijing has promised to implement "extraordinary" measures this year in a bid to tackle choking smog from traffic congestion and the heavy use of coal.
Jan 03, 2017 at 09:50 | Source: Reuters
"Prices in the spot market are still strong, as smog in northern China has halted production of steel mills. Meanwhile, the government has been stepping up environmental inspections," said Tang Zuochu, steel analyst at Baocheng Futures.
Nov 18, 2016 at 07:48 | Source: PTI
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had imposed the prohibitions on November 6 when Delhi was experiencing its worst spell of smog and pollution in recent memory. The Delhi Pollution Control Committee today extended the ban.
Nov 16, 2016 at 08:00 | Source: Housing.com/news
Sheelu Juneja, a homemaker and wife of a senior-level professional, working with an international non-governmental organisation (NGO) in the National Capital Region, recently finalised a ready-to-move-in, 1,400 sq ft apartment, in a group housing R
Nov 11, 2016 at 08:12 | Source: Reuters
Vijay Shekhar Sharma, founder of PayTM payment start-up, left last Sunday for a temporary stay in Mumbai, worried about the impact of hazardous clouds of dust, smoke and fumes that hang over Delhi during the winter months.
Nov 08, 2016 at 17:18 | Source: PTI
With people thronging shops to buy masks to protect themselves from the thick smog engulfing Delhi, a lawyer today moved the National Green tribunal seeking directions to provide free masks to the school-going children and senior citizens to protect them from pollution.
Nov 08, 2016 at 15:16 | Source: Reuters
The measures were the latest attempt to lift a thick haze of smoke, ash and other pollutants that has blanketed the capital city of more than 17 million people for more than a week, triggering public anger.
Nov 08, 2016 at 14:31 | Source: Housing.com/news
In line with the order of the city administration, construction and demolition activities at Delhi Metro sites and areas under the jurisdiction of municipal corporations, have been suspended for this week with immediate effect, R
Nov 07, 2016 at 19:58 | Source: PTI
The Delhi Medical Association(DMA) today called for declaring a 'red alert' in the nationalcapital and immediate implementation of the odd-even scheme tomitigate the toxic smog shrouding the city for the past fewdays.