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Air-quality of Delhi crosses emergency levels

Air-quality of Delhi crosses emergency levels

PM10 levels in Delhi shot up to 929ug/m3 today, more than 400ug/m3 above 'emergency' or 'severe' limits. Experts have blamed the situation on strong winds bringing dust from the West Asian deserts, which they say are likely to continue till rains arrive Sunday. PM10 ('particulate matter 10') refers to inhalable particles with diameters of 10 micrometers or less.
Ask banks to fast-track crop loan

Ask banks to fast-track crop loan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today wrote a letter to the Centre, demanding that all banks in the state be directed to expedite the process of disbursing crop loans to farmers.

In the letter to Finance Minister Piyush Goyal, he said said it is the peak time for kharif crops and the Centre is required to intervene and help farmers.

Shah has no business to lecture Congress

Shah has no business to lecture Congress

The Congress on Saturday hit back at BJP chief Amit Shah and said he has no business to lecture the grand old party on nationalism as most of its leaders have shed their blood and sacrificed their lives for the nation.

He was reacting to Shah's statement that his party will never allow the separation of Jammu and Kashmir from the rest of the country.

BJP, AAP spar over felling of trees

BJP, AAP spar over felling of trees

The issue of cutting of trees for the redevelopment of seven south Delhi colonies triggered a blame game today with Union minister Harsh Vardhan claiming that the AAP government was responsible for granting the permission to fell trees in non-forest areas and the latter claiming that the clearance for the same was issued by the Ministry in November last year.

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