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Polluted Delhi air akin to death sentence, say doctors

Smog is blamed for the deaths of more than one million Indians every year and Delhi—which on Monday had emergency pollution levels more than 35 times the World Health Organization safe limit—has the worst air of any global capital.  Every November, hospital wards fill with gasping patients as the tell-tale thick grey haze which hit on Monday shrouds the city of 20 million. Read more...



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