Industry is misguiding the nation on antibiotic misuse in the sector and its contribution to the growing crisisof antibiotic resistance in India
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The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change reaches the milestone of 25th year.By: Vijeta Rattani
About the policy brief: "The issue of crop reside burning has in recent years been identified as one of the leading factors affecting the air quality of Delhi & NCR. Not just this, it has also been affecting the health of those exposed directly to such crop fires and also to those in urban areas surrounding the site of these fires.