Live: Breaking news, traffic, travel and weather for Monday, July 24, 2017

Live: Breaking news, traffic, travel and weather for Monday, July 24, 2017

Live: Breaking news, traffic, travel and weather for Monday, July 24, 2017 By G_Bartlett  |  Posted: July 24, 2017    0 COMMENTS   3 SHARES Monday, July 24, 2017image: http://www.cornwalllive.com/images/localworld/ugc-images/276391/Article/images/30453414/16088107-large.jpg Live: Breaking news, traffic, travel and weather  Comments (0) Welcome to our live coverage of all the day’s biggest stories, traffic and travel from across Cornwall on Monday, July 24, 2017. We’ll be looking at all the traffic until this evening, so keep checking back to make sure you get wherever you’re going as quickly and safely as possible. We will of course also be breaking news…

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Over 24 Nations Agree to Reduce 12.6 Million Annual Pollution Deaths

Over 24 Nations Agree to Reduce 12.6 Million Annual Pollution Deaths

Health and environment officials from over 24 countries have committed to reducing the annual 12.6 million deaths due to pollution, the World Health Organisation and United Nations Environment Programme have said. On the sidelines of the ongoing 22nd session of the Conference of Parties (COP22) here, the officials on Tuesday signed up to the declaration for health, environment and climate change. The goal is to reduce pollution-related deaths through a new global initiative to promote better management of environmental and climate related risks to health. According to WHO, around 12.6…

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Scrub Typhus Claims 24 Lives In Himachal

Scrub Typhus Claims 24 Lives In Himachal

Twenty-four patients suffering from scrub typhus, a disease caused by the bite of an infected mite found in areas with heavy scrub vegetation, have died in Himachal Pradesh, an official said on Friday. “The total number of scrub typhus deaths is 24 and 825 patients have tested positive till September 28,” a government spokesperson told IANS. He said directions have been issued to all medical officers in the state to treat the scrub typhus patients free of cost. Many patients from across the state were referred to the Indira Gandhi…

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