NEW DELHI: Delhi's overall air quality deteriorated to the "severe" category from "very poor" on Wednesday morning. The national capital's AQI was in "severe" category on November 15 the last time but after that it had improved and remained in either "poor" or "moderate" category until November 22. According to the Central Pollution Control Board(CPCB) mobile app, SAMEER, the city's air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 401. It was 388 on Tuesday. The AQI in the city was 302 on Monday, 274 on Sunday, 251 on Saturday, 296 on Friday and 283 on Thursday. An AQI between zero and 50 is considered "good", 51 and 100 "satisfactory", 101 and 200 "moderate", 201 and 300 "poor", 301 and 400 "very poor", and 401 and 500 "severe". The Ministry of Earth Sciences' monitoring system SAFAR had predicted improvement in the AQI for Wednesday. Stubble burning share in PM2.5 in Delhi's air was 5 per cent on Tuesday. Stubble burning accounted for 6 per cent of Delhi's PM2.5 pollution on Monday and 12 per … [Read more...] about Air quality in Delhi deteriorates to ‘severe’ category
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PUNE: Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' said on Wednesday that despite opposition, final year college exams were held successfully in the country amid the coronavirus pandemic. Speaking at an event here through video conference, he also praised educational institutes and teachers for switching to online platforms for teaching during the pandemic. The Union government took a firm stand that final year examinations must be held, because if students had been passed without exam, they would have been stuck with the 'passed during COVID-19' tag for all their lives, he said. "We took a strong stand and decided to conduct the exams. Some people opposed the decision, some went to the Supreme Court, but the SC also quashed their petitions and ruled that exams should be held," Pokhriyal said. When the decision to conduct JEE and NEET exams (for engineering and medical courses) was taken, some people hit the road to protest, but the majority of students who had burned the … [Read more...] about Exams were held successfully despite opposition: Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’
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