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Four Lucknow school kids develop cars that don't pollute but clean the air!

The students behind this innovation are Viraj Mehrotra (11), Amit Mehrotra (9), Garvit Singh (12) and Shreyansh Mehrotra (14)

Published on 30th November 2022
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Delhi schools to reopen from today; anti-pollution masks distributed to students

High pollution levels had prompted the Delhi government to announce additional measures on Friday, November 4, including the closure of primary schools

Published on 9th November 2022
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Delhi: Primary schools to reopen from November 9 as AQI improves marginally

The central committee on Air Quality Management on Sunday, November 6 removed the GRAP-IV restrictions from Delhi and the National Capital Region

Published on 7th November 2022
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#WhatTheFAQ: Why does Delhi choke on air pollutants every winter?

As people complain of health issues due to the severely toxic air in Delhi right now, the AAP government has promised a solution to Delhi's winter problem by 2023. How did it come to this?

Published on 4th November 2022
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Delhi air pollution: Noida primary schools shut; online classes for students up to Class VIII

The schools have also been told to hold classes for students of Class 9 to 12 online as far as possible: District Inspector of Schools

Published on 4th November 2022
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Close schools immediately, demand parents and environmentalists as Delhi’s air quality turns ‘severe’

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) too has asked the Delhi government to shut schools till air quality in the national capital improves

Published on 3rd November 2022
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How these solar-powered e-rickshaws patented by this AMU prof might solve UP's air pollution problem

The smart e-rickshaw has been patented by Dr Mohammed Tariq, who is a professor of Electrical Engineering at AMU. Here's what the vehicle offers

Published on 18th April 2022
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Most schools in Delhi reopen for higher classes after being on lockdown owing to severe pollution

Late last week, on December 17, the Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) allowed authorities in the Delhi-NCR region to resume physical classes for students of Class 6 and above

Published on 20th December 2021
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Delhi Pollution: Schools reopen for Class VI and above even as air quality hovers around 'very poor' mark

The Commission for Air Quality Management has however said that the classes will resume only in hybrid mode, providing students with the choice to stay home and attend online lectures

Published on 18th December 2021
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Delhi Child Rights Commission urges air pollution watchdog to allow reopening of schools

The letter by the DCPCR chief further stated that the school closures policy assumes that the families own air purifiers while that isn't the case "except for a very very small fraction of Delhi".

Published on 14th December 2021
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Students of Thapar Institute design satellite to measure air pollution over Punjab 

Chennai-based Data Patterns (India) Ltd will assemble and test the satellite and also set up the ground station

Published on 12th December 2021
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Schools to reopen in Puducherry from December 6 after heavy rains ends

Even as schools are reopening and the Minister has assured all COVID protocols would be in place, he said that no decision was taken on restarting the mid-day meal programme

Published on 4th December 2021
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Air quality panel shuts Delhi's educational institutions amidst severe pollution. Will they reopen only in 2022

Even as educational institutions have been barred from conducting in-person classes, the panel has made an exception by allowing on-campus exams and lab practicals

Published on 3rd December 2021
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Delhi closes schools after SC rap: Now, CJ says it never asked govt to do it, only wondered about rationale

According to Bar and Bench, the CJI said that either intentionally or unintentionally, some sections of the media are portraying the special bench of the court as "the villain who wants to close down

Published on 3rd December 2021
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Delhi schools back in lockdown after Supreme Court slams gov't for reopening amidst severe air pollution

After the pandemic-induced lockdown, schools briefly reopened and then shut on November 13 due to Delhi's air quality. Schools were then reopened on November 29 and are now back in lockdown

Published on 2nd December 2021

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