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Government schools to start from 10am in Ghaziabad

Government schools to start from 10am in Ghaziabad

GHAZIABAD: The district administration has revised the timings of all on Friday owing to severe cold conditions in the region. While government schools will now remain open only between 10 am and 3 pm, private schools were already issued an order on December 17 to begin classes from 9 am […]

Power to 11 firms snapped for violating anti-pollution norms

Power to 11 firms snapped for violating anti-pollution norms

GURUGRAM: The Haryana State Pollution Control Board (HSPCB) on Friday came down heavily on errant industrial houses in the district, as it disconnected the power supply to 11 such units and sealed eight of them for flouting pollution control norms. The same units were sealed by HSPCB in the past […]

Air quality in Gurgaon turns ?severe? again

Air quality in Gurgaon turns ?severe? again

Gurgaon: After a slight improvement in the on Tuesday, pollution level in the city touched the ?severe? category again on Wednesday. Gurgaon remained the most polluted city in Delhi-NCR, with its air quality index (AQI) rising to 458 on Wednesday from 394 (very poor) on Tuesday. This is the third […]

2018: Lucknow breathed ?good? air for 2 days

2018: Lucknow breathed ?good? air for 2 days

LUCKNOW: 2018 was not easy for the of Lucknowites who got to breathe for only two days in the entire year. The air pollution levels showed an increasing trend as compared to 2017 which had 17 good air quality days. In all, for more than 85% of days in 2018, […]

AQI improved? Noida, Ghaziabad had only 4 days of ?good? air this year

AQI improved? Noida, Ghaziabad had only 4 days of ?good? air this year

Noida/Ghaziabad: The air quality on the last day of 2018 is at least 40-50 points better than the corresponding day last year. The pollution levels have been lower in December 2018 as compared to last year, though it continued to remain in the severe levels for most of the month. […]