Twenty children died in just 24 hours over the weekend, as authorities deal with one of the worst outbreaks in recent years.
Entrepreneur Sukhmeet Singh is buying the straw Indian farmers used to burn and is turning it into fuel and other products— dramatically reducing pollution in the process.
Chanchal Lahiri said beforehand: "If I can free myself it will be magic, if I cannot it will be tragic."
The cyclone comes one month after Cyclone Fani.
The Ghazipur trash heap, which stretches the equivalent of more than 40 soccer pitches, has already killed locals.
"We are madly in love with each other," the victim, Sarmila Malla, said.
Herbal products can be harmful, physicians warned.
As India's prime minister strengthens his grip on power, Newsweek looks at his similarities with President Donald Trump.
Prime Minister Modi, a Hindu nationalist, was called out for lying by opposition leader Rahul Gandhi.
The way that we live on Earth is causing an unprecedented acceleration in species extinction.
Most glaciers around the world are retreating at unprecedented rates, but some are doing the exact opposite.
The pilot reportedly ignored his colleague's recommendation that he ask for ground assistance while landing in heavy rain.
The storm will make landfall on Friday, bringing heavy rains, strong winds and flooding.
"It's sad, but most people can't even tell you what the word 'dementia' means," said Dr. John DenBoer.
Jet Airways suspended all flights on Wednesday after failing to secure emergency funding from lenders.
About 4 million children develop asthma each year because they breathe in polluted air, scientists have warned.
Pakistan's military also showed four alleged Indian air force missiles with their seeker heads intact, warning Islamabad had "more truth to share" to refute New Delhi's claims.
Turkey said its purchase of the S-400 defense system was "a done deal" as China and India also signed purchase agreements. Saudi Arabia and Qatar were among those looking to buy it as well.
Chinese authorities confiscated and destroyed 803 boxes containing the 28,908 "problematic" maps.
The U.S. increased oil consumption last year by around 540,000 barrels a day.
In the modern era, the festival includes a bonfire and the throwing of bright powders. But critics warn it has a dark side.
Harvesting urine would mean India could become more independent from imports of urea, Minister Nitin Gadkari said.
The president said peace was "probably going to be happening" despite reports of continuing exchanges of weapons fire along the disputed Kashmir border.
As President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un attempt peace-for-denuclearization, the U.S. has abandoned a treaty with Russia and a new India-Pakistan conflict is feared.