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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.

LIFE

 |  Hello, Health  |  3-minute read
Health, Garlic, Mint tea, Apple

15 easy foods that can help save you from pollution

Some foods can greatly help cut the harm done by exposure to severe pollution down. Here's the list.

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Light pollution, Pollution

Let there be light - not

Yawning at work? Blame the streetlight next to your window that will eventually lead you down the road of physiological and psychiatric ailments.

VARIETY

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Denmark pm visit, Taj mahal pollution, Air Quality Index, Pollution

Thank God we lack shame. We choke even foreign guests with our air, again and again.

Now the Danish PM witnessed a wonder of India through our poisonous grey air. Although our govt isn't embarrassed, our humble advice from the gas chamber — Thora adjust karlo, sir.

POLITICS

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Ram mandir, Congress, Pollution, Narendra Modi

Why the Ganga must become a political issue like Ram Mandir

As millions descend upon the Kumbh Mela, sadhus, activists and opposition leaders are raising questions over the government’s claims of a cleaner Ganga.

LIFE

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Pollution, Indian Wedding, Tradition, Indian culture

Big car, bigger wedding: When will we find out the biggest cost we are paying for our oversized dreams?

We equate excess with success. Progress with profusion.

POLITICS

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Pollution, Lifestyle disease, Health, Diabetes

Can medicine or government policies find a cure to the diabetes epidemic?

A diabetes mukt Bharat? That's a public health goal worth pursuing.