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Air Pollution May Account for 1 in 7 New Diabetes Cases

By Anne Harding (Reuters Health) Air pollution could be responsible for 3.2 million new cases of type 2 diabetes every year globally, suggests a new...

Thousands Join India’s Modi for World Yoga Celebration; Some Wear Masks

By Suhail Hassan Bhat and Malini Menon NEW DELHI (Reuters)  From the Himalayan region of Ladakh to the deck of an aircraft carrier, tens of thousands...

China Vows Action against ‘Blind’ Electric Vehicle Growth

SHANGHAI (Reuters) China will take action to curb the "blind" development of its rapidly growing electric vehicle sector, a spokeswoman for the state planning agency...

Closing of Oil and Coal Power Plants Linked to Drop in...

By Shereen Lehman (Reuters Health) The shuttering of eight oil- and coal-fueled electric plants in California was associated with a sizeable decrease in preterm births...

Scientists Say Cost of Sucking Carbon from Thin Air Could Tumble

By Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) High costs of extracting greenhouse gases from thin air could tumble with new technologies that can help to combat climate...

Uber Jumps into Europe’s Crowded Bike-Sharing Market

By Julia Fioretti and Emma Thomasson BERLIN (Reuters) Uber, the ride-hailing company which has been banned from many European cities, is about to launch its...
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