Pollution

Mankind’s just deserts

Zoonotic diseases are on the rise due to the destruction of nature and illegal wet markets, says Snehashis Mittra As you sow, so you reap.” Over the centuries, human beings have plundered mother Earth and are now paying the price

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India staring at about 1.2 million air pollution related fatalities

A resecut study shows that an estimated 3 million deaths worldwide will be caused due to air pollution, with the figure for India alone being 1.2 million For a few years now, residents of Delhi and other cities in North

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Collective Effort Needed to Tackle Pollution

Air pollution is eating into our health and economy. Its prevention is the priority of the nation. That air pollution is a lethal, silent killer was a known. But a Word Bank report recently cited by a Parliamentary Standing Committee

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