Significant decrease in no. of stubble-burning events in Punjab, Haryana and 8 NCR districts of UP

Credit: IndiaTimes- Published on October 15, 2021
The Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) in NCR and Adjoining Areas said according to a report based on the protocol framed by the ISRO, paddy residue-burning events have been reduced by 69.49 per cent in Punjab, 18.28 per cent in Haryana and 47.61 per cent in the eight NCR districts of Uttar Pradesh during a one-month...

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National Capital Region (India)

Planning region centred upon the National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi, in India
The air quality of Delhi and NCR sees no improvement and remains in the 'very poor' category in the first week of December.
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The Commission for Air Quality Management in Delhi-NCR on Friday filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court saying it has constituted an enforcement task force to..
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Punjab, Haryana, west Rajasthan, Delhi-NCR and many other parts of the country will have 'normal' winter as India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Wednesday..
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Shifting focus of anti-air pollution drive to the states, the Supreme Court on Monday gave a 48-hour ultimatum to Delhi, Haryana, UP, Rajasthan and Punjab to..
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Haryana

State in North India
Hours after Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala shared a photograph on his Twitter handle on Monday in which he is seen seeking blessings from his..
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So far, the maximum procurement in the ongoing KMS season is done from Punjab followed by Haryana.
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The nation will have nine nuclear reactors by 2024 and a new nuclear project, the first in northern India, will come up 150 kms away from Delhi in Gorakhpur of..
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The IMD has also said that due to the Western Disturbance, states like Uttar Pradesh, Delhi and Harayana might also witness light showers.
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Punjab, India

State in northern India
Days after Union home minister Amit Shah made clear that the BJP was actively looking at an electoral tie-up with former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh,..
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Amritsar, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday said he will soon write to the Centre urging it to open trade with neighbouring Pakistan. Channi..
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Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday slammed the Charanjit Singh Channi-led Congress government, alleging that corruption has increased in the..
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Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday accused his predecessor Amarinder Singh and the Shiromani Akali Dal of being secretly engaged in a..
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Uttar Pradesh

State in northern India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday dedicated to the nation three mega projects, including an AIIMS and a major fertiliser plant, in Uttar Pradesh Chief..
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PM Modi inaugurated the Gorakhpur fertilizer plant, AIIMS Gorakhpur and ICMR-Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC), Gorakhpur.
Credit: DNA - Published 7 hours ago

The girls were called to the school and asked to stay overnight on the pretext of a CBSE practical exam and were given food laced with sedatives.
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Creating another row, controversial former Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board chairperson Syed Wasim Rizvi on Monday quit Islam and converted to “Sanatan..
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Indian Space Research Organisation

India's national space agency
Isro has been actively considering creation of new infrastructure to cater India’s human spaceflight programme, including for its first mission Gaganyaan in..
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