articles by Abhishek Kar and Hisham Zerriffi

India

What is worse than breathing Delhi air? Rural India chokes on solid fuel fumes every day

While these levels of poor air quality is terrible, particularly for children, the elderly and infirm, it's very common in rural India. So, before this debate fades away from public memory as Delhi starts "breathing again", we think it should also act as a reminder that millions of Indians face air quality much worse than this in their own homes everyday.