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COVID-19 outbreak: Cities with higher air pollution at more risk, say experts 26.3.2020 Downtoearth
Kolkata’s average exposure level was the highest in the country, because of the city’s compactness
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COVID-19: Bengal cotton loom trade hit 25.3.2020 Downtoearth
Exports fall by 10 per cent in five months, taant trade badly hit 
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COVID-19: India’s cotton exports slump, Bengal traders worst hit 25.3.2020 Downtoearth
Cotton exports fall by 10 per cent in five months, taant trade badly hit 
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Why a one-size-fits-all approach to COVID-19 could have lethal consequences 23.3.2020 Downtoearth
We are putting in place measures that will lead to malnutrition and starvation for millions of people, and for these horrors, children and especially infants are the most at risk.
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Global Eco Watch: Venomous snakes easy to procure as pets in the UK, finds study 23.3.2020 Downtoearth
Down To Earth brings you the top happenings in the world of global ecology
Want to aid coronavirus research? Tag on to this crowdsourced virtual supercomputer 22.3.2020 Technology News | Read The Latest Technology News And Headlines, Mobile Phone Reviews And Much More
Anyone with a recent computer can contribute by installing an app called Folding@Home which downloads a small amount of data for analysis
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Coronavirus spotlights the link between clean water and health 20.3.2020 Downtoearth
A key way to cut risk of falling sick is by washing your hands thoroughly and frequently. But what if you don’t have access to clean water?
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Water-stressed in India: Officials in Karnataka’s Chitradurga clueless about JSA 20.3.2020 Downtoearth
The district scored zero in some Jal Shakti Abhiyan indicators
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Fast track work on ODF+ and ODF++: Parliamentary panel to govt 18.3.2020 Downtoearth
Less than 30% of cities certified as ODF+ under Phase 2 of the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban-2), the panel’s report found
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Over the cliff 18.3.2020 Hindu: Medicine & Research
The next U.S. President must take cues from Sanders’s Green New Deal while formulating climate policy
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Uber, Lyft suspend shared rides in US, Canada, but not yet in India 18.3.2020 Technology News | Read The Latest Technology News And Headlines, Mobile Phone Reviews And Much More
Pooled rides show up on the Uber and Ola apps in India even now
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UK Finance Minister Rishi Sunak unveils £330 billion rescue package in coronavirus fight 18.3.2020 Hindu: Health
As part of his bailout package, Mr. Sunak extended a business rates holiday to all businesses in the retail and hospitality sector for 12 months as well as a cash grant to help them survive.
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UK unveils 330 billion pounds relief package to tackle Covid19 outbreak 18.3.2020 World News | Live Coverage And Latest Breaking International News From All Over The World
The Chancellor of the Exchequer joined British Prime Minister Boris Johnson during his daily briefing from 10 Downing Street in London
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Former Air India CMD Ashwin Lohani appointed chairman of APTDC 17.3.2020 Business | The Asian Age
He is the second bureaucrat to be appointed by the Andhra Pradesh government with cabinet rank
London Diary: We can't have a herd immunity approach to coronavirus in Britain 16.3.2020 Opinion | The Asian Age
For herd immunity to work, experts say around 60 per cent of the population, some 40 million people, need to catch the virus
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Global emissions are way off target: what needs to happen 15.3.2020 Downtoearth
Four key questions on climate change and what their answers would mean 
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Coronavirus live updates | Canada shuts Parliament 14.3.2020 Hindu: Gadgets
U.S. President Donald Trump declares a national emergency
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Scientists are still searching for the source of COVID-19: Why it matters 13.3.2020 Downtoearth
Understanding the specific circumstances, including human behaviour and activities, that led to the pandemic may provide clues about risk factors for future outbreaks
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Bristol airport vote: A small win in our battle against climate change 13.3.2020 Downtoearth
In this last decade of serious climate action, nature should be prioritised over economic growth if we want to survive
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Rishi Sunak’s budget to make cost of UK visa higher 13.3.2020 World News – The Navhind Times

PTI London The UK Budget tabled by Indian-origin Finance Minister Rishi Sunak is set to make the cost of long-term visas to Britain higher with a major hike in the compulsory health fee charged on migrants from countries, including India. Sunak, born in the UK to a general practitioner father and pharmacist mother, announced that …

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