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Smog once again hits Lahore

12 December, 2019 12:36 pm 12:36 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Smog hit Lahore once again on Sunday forcing residents to leave their outside activities and stay indoors as much as possible. According to the Air Quality Index, the provincial capital choked by the smog as once again surfaced on No 1 in the air pollution. The city’s Air Quality Index recorded … Read More

Prime Minister, Imran Khan, accuses, opposition, spreading, anarchy

Prime Minister Imran Khan accuses opposition of spreading anarchy

11 November, 2019 6:36 pm 6:36 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has accused the opposition of spreading anarchy in the country. Talking to the media on Saturday, he said a mafia had been hatching conspiracies against the government. “Maulana Fazlur Rehman invaded Islamabad when the economy stabilized in the country. The mafia is afraid of being caught,” he … Read More

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Dense smog poses risk to health of every person in Lahore: AI

11 November, 2019 12:10 pm 12:10 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Amnesty International (AI) on Friday has issued a warning that the dense smog poses a risk to the health of every person in Lahore, a city of more than 10 million people. The air pollution due to the smog put in danger the lives of million people in Lahore. AI urged … Read More

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Schools closed in Lahore, Gujranwala, Faisalabad due to smog

11 November, 2019 10:41 am 10:41 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Raising concerns about the poor air quality poses a risk to the health of every person, the schools have been forced to shut down in Lahore, Faisalabad and Gujranwala on Friday (today). According to the details garnered, Qasur with its adjoining areas have been hit by smog and respiratory illnesses are … Read More

Punjab, govt, announces, two holidays, three, districts, smog

Punjab govt announces two holidays in three districts due to smog

11 November, 2019 8:57 pm 8:57 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Punjab government has announced two holidays due to smog in three districts. According to a notification issued by Punjab Education Minister Murad Raas, the public and private schools will remain closed on Friday and Saturday in Lahore, Faisalabad and Gujranwala. On the other hand, Lahore has become the third most … Read More

Smog decreases after drizzle in Lahore

11 November, 2018 11:14 am 11:14 am

LAHORE (92 News) – A significant decrease was observed after drizzle in the city and adjoining areas on Tuesday. Thick clouds are hovering in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Several cities in Punjab, including Sheikhupura, Phoolnagar, Pindi Bahttian, Toba Tek Singh, Sadiqabad and Rahimyar Khan, also received rain. The Met Office has predicted rain in Peshawar, … Read More

Environment dept, district administration fails to stop smog in Lahore

11 November, 2018 3:38 pm 3:38 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Punjab Environment Protection Department and the district administration failed to stop the smog in Lahore. As per details, no action has been taken against the 300 factories, which worsening the air quality, for emission of smoking at different areas of all over Lahore. As many as 500 factories situated at … Read More

Indian capital under cloud of smog as pollution level jumps

11 November, 2018 2:15 pm 2:15 pm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Air quality in India’s haze-hit north, including the capital, New Delhi, deteriorated sharply on Monday because of unfavourable weather and an increase in smoke from stubble burning in fields across the region. Levels of PM 2.5, tiny particulate matter that can reach deep into the lungs and cause major health problems, … Read More

Alert issued as smog touches alarming level in Lahore

11 November, 2018 12:06 pm 12:06 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Environment Department has issued an alert after smog touched an alarming level in different areas of the city. According to the Environment Department, smog’s PM10 level has touched 448 per meter, while PM2.5 level is 380 per meter. Smog is causing several diseases after being inhaled by human beings. Smog, … Read More

Toxic smog again returns in Lahore

10 October, 2018 9:19 pm 9:19 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Toxic smog has once again returned in Lahore, affecting visibility which is forcing to the residents of Lahore to stay at home. As per reports, Smog engulfed Lahore and is expected to stay for a few more days. It has created many difficulties for the citizens and is also affecting breathing … Read More

China to ensure gas supplies for this winter’s smog fight

08 August, 2018 9:28 am 9:28 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China will make sure it has enough natural gas before forcing more residents to stop using coal for heating this winter, state media said on Wednesday, to try to avoid a repeat of the shortages that hit parts of northern China last year. To meet its tough air quality targets for 2017, … Read More