Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Friday, November 08, 2019

Heavily pregnant Rachel Gokavi spends most days shut away in her New Delhi home, desperate to shield her unborn child from the toxic air blamed for soaring miscarriage rates and infant deaths. The smog that is so bad that Delhi's chief minister recently likened the city to a "gas chamber". India is home to 14 of the world's 15 most polluted cities, according to the World Health Organisation.

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No wonder they sing of Lahore (Pakistan) and it's women while choking in New Delhi. LOL

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#1 | Posted by J_Tremain at 2019-11-08 04:21 AM | Reply

This toxic cocktail cuts short the lives of one million people in India every year, according to government research published in June.

The same report blamed air pollution for killing more than 100,000 under-fives every year.

Doctors say kids breathe the noxious air twice as fast as adults because of their smaller lungs, causing respiratory problems and even impairing brain development.

There is evidence to suggest that adolescents exposed to higher levels of air pollution are more likely to experience mental health problems, UNICEF said this week.

#2 | Posted by J_Tremain at 2019-11-08 04:22 AM | Reply

who cares?

#3 | Posted by Sniper at 2019-11-08 11:38 AM | Reply

Democrats banned straws and grocery bags to combat the problem.

Piles of needles and human feces are fine.

oh wait, it's India. "we don't care" - The Clinton Wing

#4 | Posted by SheepleSchism at 2019-11-08 08:31 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

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