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Millions Spent, but the Indian Capital's River Still Stinks

...ment director Sunita Narain. "One hidden cost of a dirty river is bad health" for people living downstream. Every year almost 400,000 Indian children die because of diarrhea alone, according to UNICEF. "The government starts throwing money at the problem without really understanding what the problem is...

Air Pollution Stats Filtered in Ontario

.... If Torontos pollution kills 1,700 people a year, dirty air would account for approximately a third of all heart- and lung-related deaths or nearly 10% of the 18,636 deaths recorded in all of Toronto in 1999, the year upon which the 1,700 figure is based. There is a reason the numbers seem inexplicably hi...

Sex Survey Reveals That Most People Want Sex Thrice a Week

...f of the Latin Americans quizzed said that talking dirty was a huge turn-off for them, with 42 per cent of Brazilians saying that being intelligent was the most important quality in a sexual partner....

Dangers Lurking in the Garden in Britain

...It will also be a guide to the ordinary people who dirty their hands and knees in their gardens. The generously illustrated book highlights hundreds of troublesome plants, providing photographs and written descriptions, common names, geographic distributions, toxic parts and toxins, effects on the bo...

India Grapples With First Bill to Stop Workplace Sex Harassment

...s next month aims to put an end to everything from dirty jokes to physical abuse, but is already being criticised by some as too flimsy and by others as open to abuse. The draft brands "gestures of a sexual nature whether verbal, textual, physical, graphic or electronic" as "unwelcome conduct," but it ap...

Seven Children Ordered Removed from Squalid Home in Texas

... rats and filled with garbage, including stacks of dirty diapers nearly 4 feet high in closets. Authorities went to the dilapidated house after the 26-year-old Gloria Ramirez called a funeral home seeking a casket for the stillborn, 4-month-old fetus she had delivered in the bathtub with help from her ol...

'Walk of Shame' Triggers Toilet Consciousness

...d the villagers immediately pledged to never again dirty their fields but use their in-door toilets. "It was the first time that the villagers had toured the entire fields and it was a rude awakening for them", recollects Sameer Gaur of Bilaspur PHED. Within 20 days the village was declared a 'Nirmal ...

Dengue Deaths Sweeping Cambodia Highlight Healthcare Failures

... to their cots is piled high with cooking pots and dirty plates. Chhiv Thy says she has not worked since bringing her children to hospital. The medical care is free, and good, but the beds cost 30,000 riels (7.50 US dollars) each. Since January some 7,655 Cambodian children under the age of 15 have bee...

Taj Mahal is Enveloped by Pollution and a Foul Smell

..."The Taj Mahal is very beautiful, but Agra city is dirty and the Yamuna is dirty also," Hiroshi said. K.S. Rana, a leading campaigner for saving the Taj, said: "If things continue ...

Man Keeps Wife and Sons in Maggot-infested House

...re, the kitchen's cabinets were falling apart, and dirty clothing was piled in waist-high heaps. The two sons slept on a bare mattress while their mother was kept in a drug-induced stupor. 'There was chaos everywhere,' Chester County Sheriff's Detective Scott Thompson said Thursday. 'I don't think we'l...

Policeman in Trouble for Seeking Oral Sex in Return for a Favour

...see to Los Angeles for her work."I tell him I make dirty movies," Cummings wrote. "He says he wished he had gotten into that industry." The pair then watched sex videos from her Web site using Moss' laptop computer in his patrol car, she wrote. He took the pills and scattered them in the brush beside the...

Brad Pitt 'loves Being a Dad'

...hey're mind-blowing. Get ready to change no end of dirty diapers. I love being a dad - it's the best thing that ever happened to me,' the Mirror quoted Pitt, as saying. Meanwhile Pitt and girlfriend Angelina Jolie made it clear that everything is fine between them, and that they are not on the verge of a...

Delivering the Green Message to Children

...Delhi, but when it reaches at Okhla, it is level-5 dirty - the highest level of pollution," she pointed out. Through PEAS' activities, students learn some practical ways to help the cause, like segregation of waste at home and reuse, recycle and careful use of resources. The schools in the PEAS network...

Crackdown on Dirty Hospitals in UK

That dirty hospitals are not a prerogative of the underdeveloped countries is old hat by now. There have been a barrage of reports highlighting hospital infection. Only a few days ago it was reported that a nurse blew up when a heart-attack patient in England ...

Soot-infused Snow Responsible for Arctic Warming: Study

...at of greenhouse emissions exists, soot-infused or dirty snow also contributes to global warming. If Cha...UCI and co-author of the study, is to be believed, dirty snow contributes to a third or more of Arctic warming. Zender claims that snow becomes dirty when ...

Where Children Lead the Sanitation Drive

...re inspected and clipped because, as we emphasise, dirty nails are the prime source of illness and disease,...r in Baisakhulal, the watchman. "The roads were so dirty that even buses would avoid this route. People jeered at me wondering whether I had nothing better t...

Hospital Infection Deaths Continue in UK

.... Following stories in national papers alleging dirty wards at the JPH, new chief executive Adrian Pennington has moved to reassure the public in the past week. The hospital has invested an extra £400,000 in an intensive cleaning program with bleach, known to kill the bug, and additional cleaners hav...

Be Happy- Get On Your Knees And Play In The Mud

...t the blues? There’s nothing like getting down and dirty say researchers from Bristol University and University College, London.// The study led by Dr. Chris Lowry and team, claims that the ubiquitous soil–borne bacteria Mycobacterium vaccae, can actually replicate the effects of anti- depressant dr...

Tamil Nadu Checks AIDS Spread

... the 'natpukuddam' (TAI-NGO contact centre), I was dirty and in rags... Today I have six pairs of clothing and enough to feed my baby son and me," 18-year-old Sarada from Salem says. The 32 TAI and other clinics for sexually transmitted diseases reach out to 33,000 people with structured intermitted the...

Antacids also control oral bacteria

...tent antimicrobial actions that interfere with the dirty work of other types of bacteria that cause plaque buildup and gingivitis. Such bacteria make their home on unbrushed teeth, which become coated with plaque, a filmy substance that, under a microscope, appears as a teeming sea of hundreds of bacteri...

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