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VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Air quality, Smog, Delhi pollution, Pollution

Rescue plan for the 'Haze Capital'

Indians are probably getting too used to pollution!

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Firecrackers, Air quality, Delhi pollution, Pollution

Don't breathe. Baaki sab first class hai

Our freedom of expression is now at loggerheads with our freedom to breathe.

VARIETY

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Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi pollution, Air quality, Pollution

Delhi has a robust plan to clean the air. Will Centre do its bit?

The topmost polluted cities of India are in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Pm.5, Delhi pollution, Arvind Kejriwal, Odd-Even

Why the odd-even scheme doesn’t make much sense to fight Delhi pollution

The scheme was introduced for private vehicles and two-wheelers. The sensitivity of pollution levels are, however, far higher for commercial vehicles.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Assembly election results 2018, Delhi pollution, Firecrackers, Elections results

Be it wedding or election results, why do we need to burst firecrackers on every occasion?

This is the cheapest way of celebration. Sharing laddoos is difficult as you never know how many people would turn up. Sharing pollution is the easiest.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Shorts In The Dark  |  4-minute read
Metropolitan, City life, Delhi pollution, South delhi

Why we love to hate Delhi

From humble pink bougainvillea to quiet men pulling out knives — Delhi is dangerously beautiful.

VARIETY

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Air quality, Vehicular pollution, Pollution, Delhi pollution

Trucks banned from entering Delhi as pollution peaks show we prioritise lives in national capital

The air in Noida and other satellite towns that together form the national capital region is as poisonous as that in Delhi, if not more.

VARIETY

 |  Quantum Leap  |  3-minute read
Smog, Diwali, Delhi pollution, Environment

We are not serious about environment. Ministers skipping environment meetings must admit that

Stubble burning, smog, blame game, talk of tough measures and then a hiatus of a year. We need to break this cycle.

VARIETY

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Air quality, Delhi pollution, Stubble burning, Firecracker ban

Don't make firecracker bans a 'Hindu-Muslim' event. These are vital for all

Crackers harm those who use them. And those who make them. It's time we heed the Supreme Court decision and stop burning ourselves up this way.

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Stubble burning, Sardar Patel, Delhi pollution, Run for Unity

Making children sprint in the Run for Unity in this polluted air would have miffed Sardar Patel

Experts have warned that inhaling the air, especially in the morning and evening, could have disastrous consequences on one’s health. But who is bothered about the kids' well-being?