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Hometown hookup: Alaska Air shifts to T-Mobile from AT&T in new link between Seattle companies

Alaska Airlines plans to shift the majority of its behind-the-scenes wireless business to T-Mobile — creating a new connection between two Seattle-area companies, and illustrating the Bellevue-based wireless carrier’s growth potential in providing 5G services to large government and business customers. T-Mobile rival AT&T had been Alaska’s longtime wireless carrier, although T-Mobile and Alaska did not mention that fact in announcing ... Read More »

Dramatic health benefits following air pollution reduction

Reductions in air pollution yielded fast and dramatic impacts on health-outcomes, as well as decreases in all-cause morbidity, according to findings in “Health Benefits of Air Pollution Reduction,” new research published in the American Thoracic Society’s journal, Annals of the American Thoracic Society. The study by the Environmental Committee of the Forum of International Respiratory Societies (FIRS) reviewed interventions that have ... Read More »

PUBG Mobile 0.11.0 update: Zombies, new Resident Evil mode, Air raid adjustments and more

PUBG Mobile 0.11.0 update has been confirmed to come with Zombies, new Resident Evil mode, Air raid adjustments and more while the Zombies will be available in Resident Evil 2 Sunset mode of PUBG Mobile. PUBG Mobile 0.11.0 update to bring Zombies, new modes & more PUBG Mobile has become of the biggest ever online games for smartphones and while ... Read More »

Air pollution affects happiness not just health, scientists find

Air pollution is not just bad for health also makes people unhappy, a new study has shown. Researchers at MIT and the University of Beijing discovered a direct link between the amount of particulates in the air and happiness. Research has previously shown that air pollution is damaging to health, cognitive performance, labor productivity, and educational outcomes. But air pollution ... Read More »

Air pollution, particularly, fine dust major cause of cardiovascular disease

A study has found that air pollution can lead to cardiovascular diseases. Air pollution, and fine dust, in particular, is responsible for more than four million deaths each year. Almost 60 per cent of deaths occur as a result of heart diseases. The large percentage of deaths from cardiovascular disease has prompted an international group of experts from Germany, England, and the USA to analyse ... Read More »

Air pollution exposure can change your heart structure

Regular exposure to even low levels of air pollution may cause changes to the heart similar to those in the early stages of heart failure, a study warns. The researchers from the Queen Mary University of London in the UK studied data from around 4,000 participants in the UK. “We saw significant changes in the heart, even at relatively low levels of air ... Read More »

ICAI IPCC result 2017: AIR 2 topper Ronak Rajendra Jain aspires to become an entrepreneur

The Institute of Chartered Accountancy India (ICAI) announced the results for the Chartered Accountants Intermediate (IPC) exam on Tuesday and Ronak Rajendra Jain has secured All India Rank (AIR) 2 with 80.14 per cent. Ronak comes from a family of four who lives in a village called Nagad in Aurangabad, Maharashtra. His father is a pharmacist who owns a medical shop while his ... Read More »

Windy breather, but air still very poor

TNN | Dec 26, 2016, 12.11 PM IST Windy breather, but air still very poor After two days of `severe’ air quality , strong wind across the capital brought a little respite but the air quality index (AQI) of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) was still at 373–`very poor’–after 427 and 415 on Saturday and Friday , respectively. PM 2.5 ... Read More »

Bad air worse again, fog to return

Bad air worse again, fog to return Delhi’s air quality plummeted to the “severe” level on Friday–first time this December–as the weather deteriorated and the Met office warned of dense fogin isolated pockets over the weekend. For nearly a month, the air quality index (AQI) kept fluctuating between “poor” and “very poor” categories. There were many “severe” days in November, ... Read More »

Air stays ‘very poor’, no relief in sight for 48 hrs

TNN | Updated: Dec 18, 2016, 02.11 PM IST Air stays `very poor’, no relief in sight for 48 hrs ( AFP) Delhi’s air quality remained `very poor’ on Saturday with moderate to dense fog seen in several places around the capital. Conditions are expected to remain the same for the next 48 hours with dense fog expected in parts ... Read More »