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Indian court eases firecracker ban even as pollution soars

Indian court eases firecracker ban even as pollution soars

India's top court on Tuesday eased a ban on fireworks for a major Hindu festival despite air pollution in New Delhi and other cities again reaching danger levels.

Gaza swimmer’s death puts spotlight on pollution

Gaza swimmer’s death puts spotlight on pollution

The death of a little boy after swimming in polluted seawater has put the spotlight on Gaza’s pollution crisis and the human impact of desperate electricity shortages in the Palestinian enclave.