23 Dec 2011
Motorists will now have to shell out more for getting pollution check on their vehicles with Delhi Government on Friday hiking the fees by almost double.
25 May 2016
Beijing: Chinese capital Beijing will implement the world's new strictest vehicle emission standards by next year to reduce hazardous hydrocarbon emissions by five percent, authorities said today.
03 May 2016
Mexico city: Mexico City officials issued a new air pollution alert, meaning that 40 percent of vehicles will be banned today, while industries will be required to cut emissions.
07 Apr 2015
New Delhi: People across India can now track the quality of air they breathe with the click of a button! Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched a National Air Quality Index (AQI), which will monitor the quality of air in major urban centres across the country on a real-time basis.
04 Dec 2015
New Delhi: In a bid to combat rising pollution, the Delhi government today decided that odd and even number vehicles will ply on alternate days in the city from January 1, official sources said.
12 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Hitting out against the NGT order to ban new diesel vehicles in the capital, automobile manufacturers today asked the green tribunal to consider all facts and data to take a holistic view to control pollution.
09 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today refused to pass any interim direction on the PILs filed against AAP government's plan to restrict plying of private vehicles from January 1 to combat pollution, saying it was too early to pass an order.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: To curb pollution, the government next month will announce a policy to allow automakers to manufacture flexible-fuel vehicles in the country, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari today said.
05 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Hours after the Delhi Government made an announcement about restricting plying of private vehicles bearing odd and even registration numbers to alternate days, the Delhi Police yesterday said that it was not consulted in connection with the proposal.
17 Nov 2015
Amritsar: In a major security breach at the Wagah-Attari border crossing with Pakistan, an NRI crashed his SUV into the security gates at the Attari Joint Check Post (JCP) in the wee hours yesterday and reached the Zero line at the International Border.