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Where is environment in Bengal poll campaign, ask green activists

March 18th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 18 (IANS) Black vehicle exhaust fumes choking the atmosphere, water sources getting clogged with debris, including of idols, deforestation. These major environmental issues don't seem to figure in ... Read more...

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Flowers don’t smell as sweet in polluted air

April 11th, 2008 - 2:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 11 (IANS) A rose smells as sweet by any other name but not in any other air, especially polluted air. A new study has found flowers are fast losing their ... Read more...

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World Bank: Air pollution costs 3.8 percent of China’s GDP

November 20th, 2007 - 7:08 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov.20 (ANI): Air pollution is costing China 3.8 percent of its gross domestic product, causing more diseases and claiming more lives, the World Bank has warned. While it has put the ... Read more...

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