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UN chief calls for efforts to address air pollution 9.9.2020 The Assam Tribune
UN chief calls for efforts to address air pollution
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Pi Green Innovations Combating Air Pollution on Several Fronts 31.8.2020 Coimbatore News, Latest Coimbatore News Headlines & Live Updates - Times of India
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Air Pollution Cuts Global Life Expectancy By Nearly 2 Years, Data Shows 28.7.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Air pollution cuts life expectancy for every man, woman and child on Earth by nearly two years, according to data released Tuesday which experts said showed poor air quality is "the greatest risk to...
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Air Pollution Cuts Average Indian Life Expectancy By 5.2 Years: Report 28.7.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Air pollution has shortened the average Indian life expectancy by 5.2 years and residents of Delhi could see 9.4 years added to their lives if pollution were reduced to meet the WHO guideline,...
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Coronavirus: While Indians were rejoicing over clear blue skies, indoor pollution was rising 12.7.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The lockdown saw an increase in the number of people cooking and using solid fuels.
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Delhi Government To Launch 17-Day Plantation Campaign From July 10 3.7.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Thursday said the city government will launch a 17-day plantation campaign from July 10 to reduce pollution in the national capital.
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"Godzilla Dust Cloud" Drifts Over US Southeast, Raising Health Concerns 26.6.2020 NDTV News - Latest
A massive plume of dust whipped up from the Sahara desert will hover over the US Southeast this weekend, forecasters say, shrouding the region in a brown haze and raising more health concerns in...
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India can use the coronavirus crisis to frame a cleaner air pollution policy 7.6.2020 Scroll.in
It is also a chance to build cooperation with neighbours like Pakistan, Nepal and Sri Lanka.
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‘Nature is healing’: Why we need to be careful about how we tell the story of the pandemic 6.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
This narrative is detrimental to the development of a radical climate politics.
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China smog rises in April for first time this year 18.5.2020 Reuters: World News
Chinese air pollution rose in April for the first time since December, official data showed on Monday, with analysts attributing the rebound to the resumption of economic activity following the coronavirus outbreak.
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China sees post-lockdown rise in air pollution: study 18.5.2020 Reuters: World News
China's levels of some air pollutants have risen back to above last year's levels after dropping when the government imposed strict lockdown measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic, according to a study published on Monday.
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Chinese official hails 'incomparable' improvement in air quality as virus hits industry 15.5.2020 Reuters: World News
China's air quality saw "incomparable" improvements in the first quarter of this year as a coronavirus outbreak led to rapid declines in industrial activity and transportation, an environment ministry official said on Friday.
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'Lockdown has changed the environment around us' 14.5.2020 Rediff: News
'If we want a better life, we have to treat nature better, and behave properly.' 'That's nature's message to us.'
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Pollution in China's smog-prone Hebei falls by a quarter in April 13.5.2020 Reuters: World News
Air pollution fell by more than a quarter last month in China's most smog-prone province of Hebei, the environment ministry said, aided by crackdowns on dust pollution and straw burning as well as tougher policies on use of diesel and fireworks.
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The end of Covid-19 lockdown could be India’s chance to forge a cleaner energy policy 7.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Experts recommend the most sustainable path to economic recovery.
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Air pollution will mean more Covid-19 deaths. The warning is loud and clear for India 7.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The silver lining: the clear blue skies are telling us that it is time to grasp the opportunity to clean the air we breathe.
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Winter pollution raises coronavirus threat for murky Chilean cities 30.4.2020 Reuters: World News
Cases of the coronavirus are set to peak in South America as winter approaches, bringing with it not just cold weather but more pollution that could multiply death rates, according to air quality experts and medics.
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European lockdowns could avert 11,300 air pollution deaths – report 30.4.2020 Reuters: Top News
Improved air quality in Europe due to lockdowns to combat the coronavirus pandemic has delivered health benefits equivalent to avoiding 11,300 premature deaths, according to a study published on Thursday.
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China's smog-prone Hebei saw pollution fall 15% from Oct-March 26.4.2020 Reuters: World News
China's smog-prone northern province of Hebei met its air quality targets by a big margin over the winter after concerted efforts to tackle emissions, a local official said on Sunday, without mentioning coronavirus-related factory shutdowns.
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India’s abysmal air quality makes its poor more vulnerable to Covid-19 25.4.2020 Scroll.in
Air pollution is a major cause of respiratory illnesses, which weaken the immune system.
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