As India rises, so too does its pollution. As in neighbouring China, the herculean effort of raising a billion plus people out of poverty has left India’s biosphere in dire straits.
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As desertification in China increases and government efforts to stop the sand’s advance falter, serious political risks are emerging from hub to hinterland.
An important step in countering global climate change was reached this week as China and the United States agreed to cooperate on reducing emissions. Beijing and Washington are the two largest polluters, which magnifies the importance of the aforementioned deal.