National Environment Management Authority A parliamentary committee has summoned the managers of an alcoholic drinks firm accused of pollution by a neighbouring housing estate in Athi River.

Higher the particulate matter, lower the bone density.

VALPOI: A tuberculosis detection mobile van was launched by Vishwajit Rane at the medical camp held at Khadi village, in Valpoi on Saturday.

AHMEDABAD: Gujarat, which recorded the second-highest mortality due to swine flu in 2017 after Maharashtra, has already registered 36 cases and six deaths due to the H1N1 virus from January to Marc

Jaipur: A large numbers of residents were found harbouring mosquito larvae in their water coolers etc.

Morbi: Driving on Rajkot-Morbi highway isn’t a smooth ride any day.

The maximum temperature recorded for Sunday was 33.2 degrees, at par with the normal average for March.

On Sunday, shops in Tuticorin remained shut following a call given by activists against the Sterlite Industries copper plant.

MUMBAI: When it is tuberculosis, one prescription doesn't fit all patients.

While there have been substantial efforts to quantify the health burden of exposure to PM2.5 from solid fuel use (SFU), the sensitivity of mortality estimates to uncertainties in input parameters has not been quantified. Moreover, previous studies separate mortality from household and ambient air pollution. In this study, we develop a new estimate of mortality attributable to SFU due to the joint exposure from household and ambient PM2.5 pollution and perform a variance‐based sensitivity analysis on mortality attributable to SFU.

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