Air pollution deaths
New Delhi declares emergency as toxic smog thickens by the hour
A US embassy measure of tiny particulate matter PM 2.5 showed a reading of 608 at 10 am when the safe limit is 50.
Such unsanitary and polluted environments can lead to fatal cases of diarrhea, malaria and pneumonia, the WHO said in a report.258 days ago
Research by the US-based Health Effects Institute showed that air pollution caused more than 4.2 million early deaths worldwide in 2015.278 days ago