Delhi: Firecrackers NOT the reason behind post Diwali pollution? Here’s what IIT researchers found
The study titled "Chemical speciation &source apportionment of ambient PM2.5 in New Delhi before, during &after the Diwali fireworks", led by IIT-Delhi researchers, has shed light on the pollution sources impacting the ambient air quality in the capital before, during and after the festival.
Team found that biomass burning-related emissions rise steeply in the days following Diwali,
Monkeypox outbreak is primarily spreading through sex, WHO officials say
European nations have confirmed dozens of cases in what’s become the largest outbreak of monkeypox ever on the Continent, according to the German military.
The U.S. has confirmed at least two cases and Canada has confirmed at least five so far. Belgium just introduced a mandatory 21-day quarantine for monkeypox patients.
The most recent surge in cases appears to have been spread among men who have sex with other men.