Indication of this move were given by the Supreme Court-appointed Environment Pollution (Prevention & Control) Authority (EPCA) when it's chair Bhure Lal told the media that "recent forecast has shown air quality is set to worsen in the next few days and if it crosses severe levels, we will have to take the emergency steps". The winter pollution in the northern cities continued as other areas near Delhi also witnessed decreased air quality during the morning hours.
On October 31, the apex court had issued an order clarifying that only green crackers can be sold in the Delhi-NCR region during the festive season. Rising Vehicular Emission a Major Contributor in Deteriorating Air Quality in NCR. "This is part of the Graded Action Response Plan".
"300 water sprinklers are being used across Delhi to tap down the particle pollutants", said Delhi Environment Minister Imran Hussain.
In 2016, the odd-even scheme was enforced twice - January 1-15 and April 15-30 in the city when vehicles having odd and even numbers were allowed to ply on alternate days.
Though the state and central government have been encouraging people to use public transport, however, a lack of adequate public transportation system within and outside of Delhi have failed to back this appeal. 14 trains will make 730 trips every day on this line.
From Thursday, there will be a halt of all construction activities involving excavation. She also said that almost 200 industrial units, which are using coal and biomass fuel, have been identified and will be shut down.
BMW 8 Series Convertible revealed in leaked images
The 6 Series Convertible is officially no more, but there's no reason to be sad as BMW is replacing it with this gorgeous droptop. Mated to an 8-speed Steptronic transmission , the convertible sprints to 100 kmph in 3.9 seconds and has a top speed of 250 kmph.
Destiny 2 Free to Download on PC Until November 18
If you've been waiting to try Destiny 2 , Bungie just announced that the game will be available for free (with some caveats). There's no doubting how much the Forsaken and 2.0 Update enhanced this title since its launch previous year .
Meanwhile the Uttar Pradesh government has asked the state's western districts, in and around the National Capital Region, to suspend all construction activities between November 1 and 10 and shut for a week industries using coal and biomass fuel to check pollution.
"Ensure that we do not burn garbage and we report all instances of garbage burning and other pollution carefully and responsibly on the CPCB Facebook/Twitter accounts", the EPCA said Wednesday.
Authorities said the AQI of Delhi would remain in the upper range of the "very poor" category till November 5, and thereafter, it could see severe deterioration due to unfavourable meteorological conditions.
The politics over pollution also intensified, as Ministers from neighbouring states quality skipped a crucial meeting called by Union Ministry, with the Delhi government claiming the latter to be "not serious". "The moisture intrusion over Delhi and surrounding regions due to the westerlies disturbances will increase with effect from November 4 to enhanced holding capacity of atmosphere resulting in increase in PM2.5 levels", the SAFAR website said.
On Thursday, the air quality of Ghaziabad was recorded at 377 - under the "very poor" category.
The building department has also fined owners of 39 sites for not complying with its directives to check pollution and a fine of Rs 8 lakh was imposed on them.
Kershaw, who could've used the opt-out in his contract to become a free agent, has instead agreed to a new pact with Los Angeles. Rosenthal reported Thursday night that Kershaw and the Dodgers were discussing adding a third year to his deal .
Killing an innocent person is one crime, the treatment and extent of what was done to the body is another crime and dishonour. Saudi Arabia has changed its statement on the events surrounding Khashoggi's disappearance multiple times.
Blizzard has said many Diablo games were in the works but they would not be ready to announce all of them for BlizzCon . Dropping in and out of groups will be done seamlessly so it sounds like it'll be a true drop-in drop-out kind of game.
Aishwarya who's pretty active on Instagram posted pictures from her holiday album and trust us, they all deserve to be framed. Abhishek Bachchan Deserves Husband of the Year Award for Observing a Fast for Wifey Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on Karwa Chauth .
At one point, hackers have put up an ad offering access to the data at 10 cents per account, but that ad has been taken offline. He claimed that his hacking group could offer data from 120 million users, of whom 2.7 million were Russians.
Walton was in place almost a year before Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka took over the team at the behest of Jeanie Buss. Every time we go on a losing streak, these stories are going to be out there. "If they need help to shoot I'll coach them.
Health officials also confirm that two children are being hospitalized and one is in intensive care because of the measles. For all ages, it is important to talk to your doctor if you are going to be traveling to another country.
After weeks of controversy over the event, last-minute card changes and big announcements, Crown Jewel has arrived. The event will be live on Sony Ten 1, Sony Ten 1HD (both English) and Ten 3, Ten 3HD (both Hindi).
Ariana Grande slams ex-fiancé Pete Davidson on Twitter
Grande has a close eye on what's going on so maybe Pete will want to rethink addressing his relationship issues next time. Pete Davidson made a joke about his failed engagement to Ariana Grande and it doesn't appear that she found it amusing .
One dead, four wounded after shooting at Florida yoga studio
TPD said two victims have died as result of the shooting and one additional victim was hospitalized after being pistol whipped. Another witness, Alex Redding, said he was in a bar when a woman ran in, followed by a man with blood on his head.
More deaths seen for less invasive cervical cancer surgery
SOURCES: https://bit.ly/2zgwOfV and https://bit.ly/2zgVXap The New England Journal of Medicine, online October 31, 2018. Melamed said patients can still opt for the minimally invasive approach, but only after considering the new data.
Hearthstone's Next Expansion Is Rastakhan's Rumble
Overkill allows a card or player to receive a certain bonus if they deal more damage to a minion than it requires to kill them. Your minion's Battlecries and Combos will also trigger twice, setting you up for some potentially devastating combos.
Fortnite gets balloons in v6.21 patch
Finish all the challenges and unlock the Dark Engine Glider that will bring along some Back to the Future vibes. Fortnitemares continues through November 4th.
Mario's Real-Life Namesake, Mario Segale, Dies At 84
The only time he is understood to have spoken about the character is in an interview in 1993 in the Seattle Times . Mario Segale was clearly a shrewd businessman, working alongside his wife, Donna, and their four children.