Cold morning post Diwali, smog engulfs city

New Delhi, Nov 8  It was a cold Thursday morning in Delhi with smog covering the city.Smoke from firecrackers mixed with mist and fog persisted in the city even after sunrise as the wind was calm, said a MeT department official.

The minimum temperature was 10.5 degrees Celsius…

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Ahead of Diwali, Delhi-NCR turns into gas chamber

New Delhi, Nov 6  The national capital and the areas around experienced the first smog episode of this season as the city turned into gas chamber two days before Diwali with air quality placed in “emergency” or “beyond-severe” category.

Under severe-plus or emergency category, which impacts even healthy…

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Minimise indoor pollution with air purifiers

New Delhi, Nov 5  If you prefer staying indoors due to the rise in air pollution in Delhi-NCR, think again. According to experts, the air one breathes inside the house also contains particles that are harmful to health.

Products such as paints, as well as pet allergens and cooking…

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Misty Saturday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Nov 3  It was a misty morning in the national capital on Saturday with the minimum temperature recorded at 18.5 degrees Celsius, four notches above season’s average.

“It will be partly cloudy through the day and light rainfall is expected in some parts of the city…

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Misty Friday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, Nov 2  It was a misty morning in the national capital on Friday with the minimum temperature recorded at 16 degrees Celsius, a notch above season’s average.

“There was also shallow fog in the morning. It will be partly cloudy through the day,” an India Meteorological Department…

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