Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave said Delhi had experienced 28 severely polluted days during this period in 2016 as compared to only eight in 2015.

Every year, environmental risks – such as indoor and outdoor air pollution, second-hand smoke, unsafe water, lack of sanitation, and inadequate hygiene – take the lives of 1.7 million children under 5 years, say new WHO report

Interdisciplinary research at the University of Leicester has explored the impact of black carbon on bacteria in the respiratory tract

Why deny the reality that air pollution is killing millions in India, especially the poor? (Editorial)

The air Indians breathe is turning more toxic by the day and an average of two deaths take place daily due to air pollution, says a new study.

Taking extra vitamin D can protect against colds, flu and other respiratory infections, said a study on Thursday which reopened a debate on the usefulness of over-the-counter supplements.

Hyderabad: Two patients died while undergoing treatment for swine flu at Gandhi Hospital.

Buildings are seen in smog on a polluted day in Beijing

India and China account for more than half of the world's premature deaths due to air pollution, a new report on Tuesday said.

The objective of the study is to assess the overall effect of vitamin D supplementation on risk of acute respiratory tract infection, and to identify factors modifying this effect.

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A look at trends across India shows that young Delhiites are the worst hit, report maximum doctor visits for air pollution-related diseases