After two months, the legislation’s impact on residents’ daily lives is less than impressive.
Air pollution, caused largely by burning fossil fuels, is cutting global life expectancy by an average of 1.8 years per person, making it the world's top killer, researchers say.
Pollution in New Delhi rose to a "severe" level on Thursday after revelers let off fireworks long into the night to mark the Hindu festival of Diwali.
In this first investigation of its kind in Myanmar, information on harmful chemicals used in agriculture and their effects on farmers, workers and consumers will be compiled.
Rising carbon emissions could make vital food crops from wheat to rice less nutritious and endanger the health of hundreds of millions of the world's poorest, scientists say.
New procedures give prisoners’ input on health decisions, equal access to care, and guarantee confidentiality.
Greater cooperation needed to curb consumption amid increase in health expenditures, U Myint Htwe says.
As a landfill fire continues to threaten public health, Yangon’s chief minister has been noticeably absent.
The state counselor offered govt assistance as a fire in Yangon worsened, threatening public health.
Indonesia impounds some 200 tons of garlic imported from China after a microscopic worm infestation is found in the shipment.