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Delhi smog live updates: Air quality likely to get worse today

Publish on November 09, 2017     Source: The Economics Time


Delhi's pollution status today:

Despite clampdown, stubble burning in Haryana continues adding to Delhi's worsening pollution levels.

The smog delayed 41 trains in Delhi , rescheduled 9 and 10 were cancelled.

The Capital's average daily air quality index (AQI)

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North India’s deadly air is unlikely to clear up before the weekend

Publish on November 09, 2017     Source: Scroll


A lethal cocktail of air-borne pollutants that has engulfed large parts of northern India and Pakistan is likely to clear up only by the weekend.

“We expect this [weather system] to dissipate from November 10 onwards, following which there will be a relief from the smog,” said M

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AIIMS chief compares Delhi air pollution to Great Smog of London

Publish on November 08, 2017     Source: The Hindu


As air pollution hit alarming levels in Delhi, major city hospitals on November 8 experienced a surge in the number of patients complaining of respiratory problems with the AIIMS chief comparing the situation to the killer Great Smog of London in 1952. Doctors also said warned that some of

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Arvind Kejriwal calls Delhi a ‘gas chamber’ as air pollution hits severe levels, no respite in sight

Publish on November 07, 2017     Source: Hindustan Times


Pollution levels spiked to severe levels in Delhi with thick haze blanketing the city on Tuesday, reducing visibility drastically and affecting flights and trains, prompting chief minister Arvind Kejriwal to describe the national capital as a “gas chamber”.

The air quality index

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UK government sued for third time over deadly air pollution

Publish on November 07, 2017     Source: The Guardian


The UK government is being sued for a third time over the widespread illegal levels of air pollution, which cause 40,000 early deaths every year.

Environmental lawyers ClientEarth have already defeated ministers twice in court, forcing a new pollution plan to be drawn up in July.

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