A man wearing a mask walks through the central business district of Beijing blanketed by heavy smog last Wednesday. Photo: AP A man wearing a mask walks through the central business district of Beijing blanketed by heavy smog last Wednesday. Photo: AP
A man wearing a mask walks through the central business district of Beijing blanketed by heavy smog last Wednesday. Photo: AP
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Air pollution deadlier than smoking, war and Aids, reducing worldwide lifespan by 1.8 years, study says

  • Air pollution is reducing lifespans in China by seven years and in India by 11 years, according to the startling study

Topic |   Environment
A man wearing a mask walks through the central business district of Beijing blanketed by heavy smog last Wednesday. Photo: AP A man wearing a mask walks through the central business district of Beijing blanketed by heavy smog last Wednesday. Photo: AP
A man wearing a mask walks through the central business district of Beijing blanketed by heavy smog last Wednesday. Photo: AP
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