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Pollution

Air pollution linked to premature death risk

Sydney, Policenama Online - Exposure to toxic air pollutants is linked to increased deaths due to cardiovascular and respiratory diseases, warn researchers. Conducted over a 30-year period, the study, published in the New England Journal of…

Villagers boycott election to protest pollution

Chennai : Policenama Online - Around 500 voters in Nagaraja Kandigai village in the Tiruvallur Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu boycotted the election in protest against the functioning of a polluting sponge iron factory in their…