New Delhi pollution

  • Doctors in Delhi see jump in breathing issues amid COVID-19, pollution
    NEW DELHI, October 22 (Reuters): Top doctors in New Delhi are reporting a jump in respiratory problems among its residents, coinciding with the onset of peak pollution season in India's capital and raising concerns about complications for COVID-19 patients. Doctors from five different Delhi hospitals told Reuters they have received twice the number of patients with respiratory illnesses such as bronchitis in the past two weeks. Dust and smoke fill Delhi's air every w
  • New Delhi is world's most polluted capital for second straight year: study
    FILE PHOTO: A man wearing a mask runs past the India Gate on a smoggy morning in New Delhi, India, October 28, 2019. (REUTERS/Adnan Abidi/File Photo)   New Delhi, February 26 (Reuters): New Delhi was the world's most polluted capital city for the second straight year in 2019, according to a Swiss-based group that gathers air-quality data globally.   India was also home to 21 of the world's 30 most polluted cities, IQ AirVisual said in the study which focused