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Shehbaz Sharif writes letter to Amarinder Singh on smog

Pakistan Punjab CM Shehbaz Sharif writes to Amarinder Singh, seeks cooperation to combat smog

“I would like to invite you for entering into a regional cooperation arrangement to tackle the issue of smog as well as environmental pollution,” Shehbaz Sharif said

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Uttar Pradesh authorities sprinkle water in Lucknow to combat air pollution

Yogi Adityanath had directed municipal corporations to ensure that garbage is not burnt and sprinkling of water is done to control dust.

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Smog engulfs Pakistan as toxic air causes health hazard

Noxious air and poisonous smog have engulfed Pakistan over recent weeks and led to a health emergency. The situation has turned so worse that some social media users described Lahore as the dirtiest city in the world.

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India-Pakistan smog doesn’t recognise boundaries

Amarinder Singh’s silence to the tweet sent to him by the Pakistan Punjab government is not surprising. Our leaderships make pious statements about co-operating to resolve the “real issues” but in reality, we are more comfortable wearing the armour of old hostilities.

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Joint platform key to solution, says Punjab health minister

Mohindra was speaking on the sidelines of a function organised to distribute Sat Pal Mittal National awards and also mark the 128th birth anniversary of former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru.

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Khattar asks Kejriwal what have you done to end stubble burning

Arvind Kejriwal last week had sought a meeting with counterparts from Haryana and Punjab to discuss ways to manage the worsening air pollution in Delhi and the neighbouring states.

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Yes, this smog can affect your mental health too: IFPRI Study

The research, titled “Happiness in the air: How does a dirty sky affect mental health and subjective well-being?,” found that exposure to air pollution over time reduces hedonic happiness and increases the rate of depressive symptoms.

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Trains, flights hit by smog for third consecutive day

According to Northern Railway, over 25 trains were delayed in the Ambala division on Thursday

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Smog hits lifting of paddy from mandis, farmers stage protest in Punjab

Farmers complained that because of smog and lack of sunlight moisture level in the crop had risen up to 25 per cent.

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Punjab govt’s straw management challenge: Tussle over translation of notification chokes ad for global cash award

The department had notified the challenge fund mostly in Punjabi with only a few paragraphs in English.

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Battling dirty air: Call meeting of all chief ministers, says Capt Amarinder Singh to PM Modi

In a letter to the PM, Amarinder has requested him to convene a meeting of Chief Ministers of the affected States along with the Union Ministers for Agriculture, Food and Environment on the issue

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Smog fallout: Rohtak students wear masks to schools

Haryana State Pollution Control Board (HSPCB) member S Narayanan said multiple factors including low temperature and stubble burning were
contributing to the smog in the region.

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In dense smog, 10 killed in two accidents on Bathinda highway

The accidents happened on both sides of the Kachi Bhucho flyover in Bathinda district, thus killing ten on the spot. A total of 14 people were injured in the two accidents.

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Vehicle pile-ups leave one dead, many injured as visibility severely hit

Yamuna Expressway accident: Soon after the Scorpio hit the construction material, other vehicles, including an Innova, Hyundai Xcent and Maruti Ertiga, among others, rammed into each other one after the other.

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Beyond Delhi-NCR, a look at cities reeling under severe air pollution

While Delhi’s adverse air quality has been rightly ringing screeching alarms all over the country and the world, it would be incorrect to believe that the extreme lung-hazard is a concern of the capital region alone.