CJI to Centre: Just ensure no smog in city

New Delhi: Chief Justice S.A. Bobde on Friday told Solicitor General Tushar Mehta that the court is not concerned with any commission, all it wants on a priority basis is for the Centre to ensure that there is no smog in Delhi-NCR. Mehta informed the top court that the newly-formed air quality commission that will address […]

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Delhi gas chamber: Gambhir, others skip crucial meeting of Parliamentary standing committee

New Delhi: A meeting of a parliamentary standing committee to discuss the rising levels of air pollution in the national capital was postponed as most participants, including Member of Parliament from East Delhi, Gautam Gambhir, were absent. Apart from Gambhir, the commissioners of all three Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), Vice-Chairman of DDA and Secretary/Joint Secretary […]

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Delhi smog reaches eastern Rajasthan

Jaipur: Jaipur on Saturday was trapped under rising smog which came from Delhi with the change of wind direction. The dense cover of smog surrounded the skies since morning in the Rajasthan capital. Besides Jaipur, the smog was also reported in Bharatpur, Dholpur and Dausa due to anti-cyclone which changed the directions of the air. […]