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dna
Cracker of an idea! Burst balloons instead of crackers to curb pollution on Diwali, says Lalu Prasad's son Tej Pratapin Rajasthan ha the worst air quality in the entire country. The industrial hub
dna / Posted yesterday
in Rajasthan ha the worst air quality in the entire country. The industrial hub had 'severe' air quality index. The Central Pollution Control Board has predicted severe level of air quality of Delhi on Diwali. CPCB member secretary A... Read more
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The Hindu
For a cracking Diwali this year, just let there be lightexperts said. With an air quality index (AQI) of 306, the city’s air quality w
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
experts said. With an air quality index (AQI) of 306, the city’s air quality was recorded as “very poor” by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on Tuesday and the possibility of it turning “severe” is looming large. In... Read more
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Business Standard India
Smokeless Diwali: Delhi, there is something foul in the air, don't make it worseon 25 Nov 2016. That was nearly a year ago! And even though the problem was vis
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
on 25 Nov 2016. That was nearly a year ago! And even though the problem was visible last year, the SC still requested the Central Pollution Control Board to submit a report quantifying the impact. However, the CPCB, surprisingly, refused to do... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Hyderabad: No respite from pollutionlevels on Tuesday, after a two day dry spell. Particulate matter levels were a
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
levels on Tuesday, after a two day dry spell. Particulate matter levels were above the permissible level set by the Central Pollution Control Board. This is not good news for the city which is gearing up for Diwali, when Pollution Control... Read more
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dna
Want to know the reason why firecrackers are a pollution hazard in Delhi? Experts tell you whyexperts said on Tuesday. With an air quality index (AQI) of 306, the city's ai
dna / Posted yesterday
experts said on Tuesday. With an air quality index (AQI) of 306, the city's air quality was recorded as 'very poor' by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and the possibility of it turning 'severe' is looming large. However, in Rajasthan's... Read more
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Gulf News
Delhi police launch crackdown on firecracker shopsdisappointed with the police action.They said without firecrackers there will b
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
disappointed with the police action.They said without firecrackers there will be no Diwali celebrations. An analysis by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), India’s nodal pollution watchdog, says air and noise pollution in Delhi after Diwali... Read more
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Gulf News
Pollution: Air quality worsens in Delhia day before Diwali, according to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecas
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
a day before Diwali, according to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (Safar).On Monday, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) in Anand Vihar recorded 207.72 units of PM2.5 at 4pm and 520 units of PM10 in the past... Read more
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dna
Cleaner Diwali is likely, but execution of cracker ban is the key: Vivek Chattopadhyayawith pollutants in the air form a cocktail, which results in breathing problems
dna / Posted 5 days ago
with pollutants in the air form a cocktail, which results in breathing problems. The monitoring study conducted by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) last year shows an increase in the breathing zone exposure levels. Children whose... Read more
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dna
The Capital is Choking6.30 pm and 9.30 pm. The ban in Delhi-NCR came in after a report on air pollut
dna / Posted 5 days ago
6.30 pm and 9.30 pm. The ban in Delhi-NCR came in after a report on air pollution from firecrackers was submitted by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) before the apex court. On September 12, the Board wrote to the State Pollution Control... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ahead of Diwali, Delhi's air already turns 'poor'condition," it said. Delhi's Air Quality Index score was 268 today, which fall
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
condition," it said. Delhi's Air Quality Index score was 268 today, which falls in the 'poor' category, according to the Central Pollution Control Board. At the meeting, chaired by city Environment Minister Imran Hussain and attended by senior... Read more
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asianage
Costly flip-flops over ban on firecrackers— enough to fill 600 trucks. The reason why a substantive decision on the sale
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
— enough to fill 600 trucks. The reason why a substantive decision on the sale of firecrackers remains elusive is that the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has failed to define the permissible ingredients for firecrackers and their volumes... Read more
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Business Standard India
Firecracker ban hailed even as Delhi's air quality turns 'very poor'action plan to address all sources of air pollution across the country," it sai
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
action plan to address all sources of air pollution across the country," it said in a statement. A report prepared by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on the health hazards of chemicals and metals present in firecrackers lists toxic dust... Read more
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New Kerala
Petitioners breathe a sigh of relief after SC's ruling to ban sale of firecrackers - newkerala news #278911in the silence zones. The court also directed to constitute a committee, which
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
in the silence zones. The court also directed to constitute a committee, which will be chaired by the Chairperson of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), consisting of eight other officers to submit a report on the same by December 31,... Read more
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New Kerala
Supreme Court bans firecrackers for Diwali in Delhi - newkerala news #278876in the silence zones. The court also directed to constitute a committee, which
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
in the silence zones. The court also directed to constitute a committee, which will be chaired by the Chairperson of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), consisting of eight other officers to submit a report on the same by December 31,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Supreme Court bans sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR ahead of Diwaliup the Centre for failing to spread awareness. During a hearing on a plea seek
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
up the Centre for failing to spread awareness. During a hearing on a plea seeking restoration of last year's order, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) told the bench that they "support" the application. Advocate Gopal Shankarnarayanan,... Read more
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asianage
Will SC allow firecracker sale in Delhi-NCR for Diwali? verdict tomorroworder and permitted sale of firecrackers. During the hearing on the plea seeki
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
order and permitted sale of firecrackers. During the hearing on the plea seeking restoration of last year’s order, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) had told the bench that they “support” the application. Advocate Gopal... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Will firecrackers be sold on Diwali in Delhi-NCR? SC to announce on Mondayorder and permitted sale of firecrackers. During the hearing on the plea seeki
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
order and permitted sale of firecrackers. During the hearing on the plea seeking restoration of last year’s order, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) had told the bench that they “support” the application. Advocate Gopal... Read more
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The Economic Times
Supreme Court verdict tomorrow on plea to restore ban on firecracker saleorder and permitted the sale of firecrackers. During the hearing on the plea s
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
order and permitted the sale of firecrackers. During the hearing on the plea seeking restoration of last year's order, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) had told the bench that they "support" the application. Advocate Gopal... Read more
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The Hindu
SC verdict on Monday on plea to restore ban on firecracker saleorder and permitted sale of firecrackers. During the hearing on the plea seeki
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
order and permitted sale of firecrackers. During the hearing on the plea seeking restoration of last year’s order, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) had told the bench that they “support” the application. Advocate Gopal... Read more
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New Kerala
SC reserves order on review petition over lifting ban on firecrackers - newkerala news #278130in the silence zones. The court also directed to constitute a committee, which
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
in the silence zones. The court also directed to constitute a committee, which will be chaired by the Chairperson of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), consisting of eight other officers to submit a report on the same by December 31,... Read more
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Business Standard India
SC reserves verdict on plea to restore ban on firecracker sale in Delhi-NCRThe Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) supported the plea before a Bench he
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) supported the plea before a Bench headed by Justice A K Sikri and said November 11, 2016, order should be restored and the use of firecrackers banned in Delhi-NCR. The apex court had through this order... Read more
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asianage
SC reserves verdict on plea to restore ban on firecracker sale in Delhia plea seeking restoration of its last year's order banning the sale of firecra
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
a plea seeking restoration of its last year's order banning the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-National Capital Region. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) supported the plea before a bench headed by Justice A K Sikri and said the November... Read more
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The Economic Times
Supreme Court reserves verdict on plea to restore ban on firecracker salea plea seeking restoration of its last year's order banning the sale of firecra
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
a plea seeking restoration of its last year's order banning the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-National Capital Region. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) supported the plea before a bench headed by Justice A K Sikri and said the November... Read more
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The Hindu
SC reserves verdict on plea to restore ban on firecracker sale in Delhia plea seeking restoration of its last year’s order banning the sale of firecra
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
a plea seeking restoration of its last year’s order banning the sale of firecrackers in Delhi-National Capital Region. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) supported the plea before a bench headed by Justice A.K. Sikri and said the November... Read more
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The Economic Times
Gurgaon may roll out odd-even, ‘if needed’a cue from Delhi's implementation of the car-rationing plan in 2016. Gurgaon w
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
a cue from Delhi's implementation of the car-rationing plan in 2016. Gurgaon was the most polluted Indian city on Sunday (Central Pollution Control Board data). And with the imminent onset of stubble burning in Punjab and Haryana, and Diwali and... Read more
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The Hindu
Yamuna in distress after immersionsserious damage to the soil and water of the ecologically-sensitive area when im
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
serious damage to the soil and water of the ecologically-sensitive area when immersed. Guidelines were also issued by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) in 2010 and by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC), which have largely been... Read more
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dna
Ganesha idols littered across Yamuna: NGT notice to Delhi govtthe Ganesh Chaturthi festival. Advocate Sanjay Upadhyaya, appearing for the pe
dna / Posted 28 days ago
the Ganesh Chaturthi festival. Advocate Sanjay Upadhyaya, appearing for the petitioner in the case, said that despite Central Pollution Control Board 2010 Guidelines on idol immersion and the specific ban by the tribunal on immersion of... Read more
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The Hindu
Festive fervour leaves Yamuna gaspinghave been lying here since,” said Manoj Raj, a caretaker of the Nigam Bodh Ghat
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
have been lying here since,” said Manoj Raj, a caretaker of the Nigam Bodh Ghat shelter home. The guidelines issued by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) have been going largely unheeded... Read more
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The Economic Times
CPCB firms up plan to check use of polluting fuels in industriesamounts" of air pollutants, especially in the National Capital Region, accordin
The Economic Times / Posted a month ago
amounts" of air pollutants, especially in the National Capital Region, according to a Supreme Court-appointed body. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has now fixed the emission standards for SOx and NOx for 16 types of industries, which... Read more
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asianage
City air quality worsens as vehicles increaseincreased at Wadala and Andheri while levels of RSPM2.5 have decreased at all s
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
increased at Wadala and Andheri while levels of RSPM2.5 have decreased at all sites as compared to last year. Compared to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) standards however,both RSPM2.5 and RSPM10 levels have increased this year. To measure... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Poisoned Air: Faulty pollution norms cut people’s life span in Hyderabada report on the Air Quality Life Index prepared by the Energy Policy Institute
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
a report on the Air Quality Life Index prepared by the Energy Policy Institute at University of Chicago said. This comes as a reality check on the pollution norms set by the in-house pollution monitoring agency, Central Pollution Contr... Read more
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The Hindu
The tipping point: Where must our solid waste go?fire multiple times last year and required firemen for weeks; it spiked polluti
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
fire multiple times last year and required firemen for weeks; it spiked pollution levels to nearly twice that of Delhi. The Central Pollution Control Board has reported that waste from India’s cities has crossed 1,42,870 (1.43 lakh) tonnes per day,... Read more

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