An AQI between 0 and 50 is considered 'good', 51 and 100 'satisfactory', 101 and 200 'moderate', 201 and 300 'poor', 301 and 400 'very poor', and 401 and 500 'severe.
The court directed the Delhi metro to indicate in its reply the policy in place, if any, to compensate persons affected by its construction and other operations and listed the matter for further hearing on November 6.
The overall AQI at DTU, Dwarka Sector 8, Narela, Wazirpur and Bawana was 312, 316, 310, 312, and 341 respectively, which falls in the "very poor" category.
"...we want to do our part in ensuring movement around the city is easy during the odd-even phase and have decided to deactivate dynamic pricing for the duration. We whole heartedly support Delhi government's move and wish it success," an Uber spokesperson told PTI.
The Graded Response Action Plan, that prescribes ways to combat pollution, came into force in the Delhi-NCR region on October 15
Transport department has suggested to allow two-wheelers during odd-even scheme to be in force from November 4-15
The effect of stubble burning ranged from 0 to 9 percent between October 10 and 13, according to a SAFAR report released on Monday.
GRAP measures include increasing bus and metro services, hiking parking fees and stopping use of diesel gen-sets when the air quality turns "poor"
Expressing concern about the health of Delhi people, Kejriwal said it was for the first time that the air quality in Delhi was in 'good' category during the past four months.
While Haryana has reported a slight decrease in the number of stubble burning incidents, Punjab has reported a massive increase of 45 percent in such cases till October 11
The adjoining areas of Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Noida, Baghpat, Murthal recorded their AQI at 287, 233, 275, 258 and 245 respectively.
After the incident, AAP took potshots at the Modi government, saying this reflects the "miserable and pathetic" law and order situation in Delhi
"Women driving alone, cars having all women as occupants and women accompanied by children aged less than 12 years will be exempted," CM Kejriwal said.
Six Indian architectural firms have submitted bids for the project being executed by the Central Public Works Department.
Here's an overview of the spot airfares and flight prices from October 4 to October 17.
Here's an overview of the spot airfares and flight prices from October 4 to October 10.
The flagging-off ceremony is slated to take place at Metro Bhawan at 11 am and passenger services on the section shall commence from 5 pm, said Anuj Dayal, the executive director, corporate communication of the DMRC.
"Air quality is predicted to slightly improve but in the same moderate category and likely to stay in the same category for the next two days," it added.
The train will run on all days of the week, except Tuesdays and will cut travel time between Delhi and Katra to eight hours from the current 12 hours
Supplies of BS-VI grade petrol and diesel was extended to neighbouring districts in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh in April this year and now it has been extended to Haryana.
Terming Rs 8,346 crore Delhi-Meerut Expressway the highway of growth, the road and highways minister said the project will also significantly reduce pollution in the national capital region.
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has launched a probe into the incident
Some of the vendors at Delhi Metro stations have already voluntarily stated keeping paper bags to hand out to customers after purchase of any item.
In the meeting, the five-member committee informed Kejriwal that in the existing syllabus of class 1 to 12, a list of chapters is being prepared that talk about patriotism.
Carbon dioxide level, which should not cross the 750 ppm (parts per million) mark, was found to be 3,900 ppm in several households