Even as India's polluted air threatens health, the nation seems to be embracing the idea of physical fitness
A throne with a built-in commode for a French monarch takes pride of place at a New Delhi museum trying to break taboos surrounding toilets in a country where such convenience remains a sensitive issue.
Nedal Zoya was denied a job at an orphanage in New Delhi because she looked 'like a Muslim lady' in her hijab.
INTERNATIONAL - When burning more coal becomes your solution to pollution choking your capital city, it really is time to reassess your policy positions. India’s New Delhi banned the burning of petroleum coke on Nov. 1, part of measures aimed at curbing air pollution, which last week reached 10 times the recommended limits. Show More Summary
Two-hundred and three. That’s the number the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi rated the city’s air quality on Friday evening. Translated into English, that means the air was “very unhealthy,” and that even those with robust immune systems may experience “serious health effects” just by breathing. This number is not an aberration. Earlier in the day, the […]
Following the Pune Municipal Corporation's (PMC) proposal to increase the Floor Space Index (FSI) from two to four along the Metro routes, activist have raised concerns about the higher FSI development along the Metro.
If Beijing maintains its current approach of BRI implementation, it will push New Delhi to balance against increasing Chinese power. The Chinese Communist Party enshrined President Xi Jinping’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) into its constitution at the 19th National Congress in October. Show More Summary
Air China, China Eastern and China Southern Airlines have Los Angeles LAX to New Delhi DEL priced from $397 to $461 for travel departures January to May 2018. Dates are searchable on Google Flights, then check Momondo.com for lower ticket prices. Show More Summary
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - As pollution level climbed to 12 times above the recommended limit this week in India's capital, government officials said they knew what was needed to control the smoky haze, but nothing would be done, at least this year.
The week in science: 11–16 November 2017.
The airline said in a statement that the cancelations were because “advisories as the region remains under a public health emergency.”
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India advanced the rollout of cleaner Euro-VI compliant fuels in Delhi by two years on Wednesday to reduce high pollution levels in the capital city.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian police have arrested two Hindu farmers in connection with the killing of a Muslim man suspected of smuggling cows to a slaughter house, the investigating officer said on Wednesday.
New Delhi (AFP) – The Indian Super League has slashed the number of high-earning foreign stars for its new season starting Friday but foreign coaches, including ex-England heroes Teddy Sheringham and Steve Coppell, will be in charge of every team. Show More Summary
Global sportswear giant Puma was accused Tuesday of irreversibly damaging 17th-century architecture in Delhi's historic quarter as part of an advertising stunt to promote a new line of shoes. The facades of several buildings in Old Delhi...Show More Summary
Alarming reports show the city's levels of PM2.5 pollutants have breached 1,000mg this week in New Delhi – more than triple the 300mg level that is deemed highly dangerous.
In Ísafjörður, a small town in the northwest of Iceland, a local environmental officer, inspired by similar attempts in New Delhi, suggested the idea of painting a three-dimensional crosswalk. The crosswalk, painted by road marking company...Show More Summary
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A thick cloud of toxic smog 10 times the recommended limit enveloped India's capital, New Delhi, on Monday, as government officials struggled to tackle a public health crisis that is well into its second week.
NEW YORK/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - United Airlines on Sunday resumed flights from Newark, New Jersey to New Delhi, India, according to the airline's website, after suspending the service temporarily over concerns about poor air quality in the Indian capital.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - United Airlines has temporary suspended flights from Newark, New Jersey to New Delhi, India, on poor air quality concerns in the Indian capital, according to a company spokesman on Sunday.