Crop burning

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  • Come out with workable solution to stop crop burning: NGT

    Come out with workable solution to stop crop burning: NGT

    The National Green Tribunal on Wednesday directed the Centre and the governments of five northern states to come up with definitive workable solutions to stop stubble burning, including using crop residue in power plants. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson......

    November 22, 2017
  • Centre forms team to find solutions for Delhi's air pollution

    Centre forms team to find solutions for Delhi's air pollution

    As Delhi's air quality reeled under "emergency or severe-plus" category, the Union Environment Ministry on Thursday formed a seven-member committee to work out short and long -term measures to fight air pollution. The Union Ministry held a meeting headed by......

    November 9, 2017
  • All schools, colleges in Delhi to remain closed till Sunday: Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

    All schools, colleges in Delhi to remain closed till Sunday: Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

    All schools and colleges in the capital will remain shut till Sunday due to alarming levels of pollution, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia announced on Wednesday. Manish Sisodia, who is also Delhi Education Minister, wrote on Twitter saying, "Delhi's air......

    November 8, 2017
  • Delhi smog effect: Primary schools to remain closed on Wednesday

    Delhi smog effect: Primary schools to remain closed on Wednesday

    Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday, during a press conference on the issue of worsening air quality in Delhi-NCR region, said that all primary schools (till 5th standard) will be closed for one-day. Sisodia said that only primary......

    November 7, 2017
  • Delhi smog: Govt mulling 'closing' schools; Kejriwal says capital ‘gas chamber’

    Delhi smog: Govt mulling 'closing' schools; Kejriwal says capital ‘gas chamber’

    After New Delhi woke up to a thick blanket of smog with air pollution at ‘severe level’ on Tuesday, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s government is considering ‘closing’ schools for a few days. Kejriwal shared a message on social media,......

    November 7, 2017