The India Meteorological Department said pollution levels have spiked due to calm conditions, marked by low wind speed and moisture.

NGT directs govt to come up with solutions to stop stubble burning.

The study, published in the journal Frontiers in Public Health, also highlights the worrying trend of mixing energy drinks with alcohol.

EPCA observed that stubble burning in Punjab, Haryana is a contributory factor but not the only problem during winter.

“The environment department is reviewing the implementation of the NGT directions of August 10, 2017,” said a government statement.

Teacher came to city to meet PM, apprise him of seriousness of issue.

In another study done on eggs, it pointed out that eggs may contain large amounts of salmonella, both on the shell and inside the egg.

The health officials screened 788,000 people, out of which, 2,272 suspected cases were identified and 116 were found diagnosed with TB.

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has been aggressively promoting one such brand of “thanda” oil.

The experts have attributed the rise of swine flu cases to a change in the virus’ strain.

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