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Pollution, Disease control, Climate change, Covid19

Climate change and coronavirus: Is the Covid-19 pandemic really a surprise?

A study in China estimates that there are now more than 30 strains of SARS-CoV-2 spread across the globe. This pandemic is no surprise. It was coming, and so will others.

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Child health, Children, Delhi pollution, Pollution

No safe air for schoolchildren

The Gandhi-Nehru dialogue is one of the best resources we have to meditate on the horror that children are facing in the air of Delhi and other cities in the region.

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AQI, Air Pollution, Water pollution, Pollution

Why right to clean air and water should be made a fundamental right

Water has entered the turf of a verbal war between political parties serving the purposes of egotistic claims, rather the serving the people's cause.

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Air quality, Smog, Delhi pollution, Pollution

Rescue plan for the 'Haze Capital'

Indians are probably getting too used to pollution!

VOICES

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Firecrackers, Air quality, Delhi pollution, Pollution

Don't breathe. Baaki sab first class hai

Our freedom of expression is now at loggerheads with our freedom to breathe.

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Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi pollution, Air quality, Pollution

Delhi has a robust plan to clean the air. Will Centre do its bit?

The topmost polluted cities of India are in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana.

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Ghazipur dump yard, Taj mahal pollution, Garbage dump, Waste segregation

Standing taller than the Taj: The dump yard of Ghazipur

India's tallest rubbish mountain in Delhi is set to rise higher than Taj Mahal by 2020.

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Taj mahal pollution, Pollution, Ghazipur dump yard, Garbage dump

Because our garbage is greater than our glories: How the dump yard of Ghazipur will soon be taller than Taj Mahal

India's tallest garbage mountain, located in Delhi, will rise higher than the Taj Mahal by 2020. While this will make it the perfect symbol for the world's most polluted city, it is also a huge health hazard.

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Water scarcity, Air Pollution, Namami Gange, Pollution

Australia votes on environment. India is yet to wake up.

While Australia is set to decide its Prime Minister based on environmental policies, pollution seems to be a non-issue for the Indian electorate that breathes the most toxic air in the world.

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Pollution, Wildlife loss, Biodiversity loss, Earth day

A common song for our planet: Why I seek an Earth Anthem

While nations and even states have anthems of their own, the Earth does not have one — effectively alienating the stateless and global citizens. It's time we pay homage to the one home we all in truth share.