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  1. FILE PHOTO: Cars sit in a traffic jam along the Embankment in central London

    Low emission zones improve city air, but not enough: Study

    London's low emission traffic zone has modestly reduced residents' exposure to diesel engine pollution, but the better air quality has not brought ...
  2. The oversize lungs had been fitted with particle-trapping filters to mimic the way a human body

    Delhi 'lungs' turn sickly brown in days

    A pair of artificial lungs put up in New Delhi to demonstrate the lethal effects of smog have turned a sickly dark brown within 10 days of their ...
  3. A schoolboy wearing a protective mask looks on from the inside of a school bus at Silver Line Prest

    Every breath you take: Indian capital's smog leaves children gasping for air

    Deepa Tampi worries a lot about the air her two children breathe. The garment exporter says she believes her 14-year-old daughter Mahika and ...
  4. Delhi's homeless suffer constant exposure to a toxic brew of car fumes, factory exhaust and

    Delhi homeless to be given masks as smog worsens: Official

    New Delhi's homeless will be given cotton masks to help them survive in the world's most polluted major city, officials said Monday, although ...
  5. Jordanian emergency teams search for survivors on October 26, 2018 after flash floods killed 21

    Floods in Jordan kill 11, force tourists to flee Petra

    Flash floods killed 11 people in Jordan and forced nearly 4,000 tourists to flee the famed ancient desert city of Petra, emergency services said ...
  6. A home burns as a wildfire tears through the town of Paradise in northern California

    Nine die in California wildfires, tens of thousands forced to flee

    Nine people were declared dead and tens of thousands evacuated Friday (Nov 9) as fierce wildfires raged across the western US state of California, ...
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    Delhi bans trucks as megacity chokes

  8. Sunseap to build one of the world’s first and largest sea water floating solar energy generators

    Sunseap to build floating solar energy generator off Woodlands

  9. Artificial reef structure

    Artificial reef installed to help marine life thrive around Sisters’ Islands

    The 10m-high structure made of concrete and fibreglass will help marine life settle into the protected waters around Sisters’ Islands Marine Park.