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Ambient air pollution and daily mortality in ten cities of India: a causal modelling study (The Lancet Planetary Health)

Even levels of air pollution below current Indian air quality standards lead to increased daily mortality rates in India.

Jeroen de Bont, Bhargav Krishna et al.

A law around low-carbon climate resilient development (The Hindu)

Authors lay out an institutional vision for India’s climate law – knowledge-based ‘low-carbon development commission’; ‘climate cabinet’ to drive strategy; executive coordination body; and mechanisms for federal engagement.

Navroz K Dubash, Aditya Valiathan Pillai and Shibani Ghosh

Court on climate right and how India can enforce it (The Hindu)

Because India is still developing, what the country needs is a law that enables progress toward both low-carbon and climate resilient development.

Navroz K Dubash, Shibani Ghosh and Aditya Valiathan Pillai

Extreme heat in India needs funds to fix (IDR)

The recent spate of deadly heatwaves highlights the need for long-term systemic solutions, which come with a hefty price tag. Here’s how India can foot the bill.

Tamanna Dalal

Unified action needed to tackle extreme heat and air pollution (Mongabay)

The combined impact of air pollution and heatwaves can be far more severe than individual impacts. Adopting unified protective health measures against both issues is crucial.

Annanya Mahajan and Tamanna Dalal

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