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'Green' push for diesel leaves London choking amid record air pollution

Central London buildings shrouded in smog on Jan 24, 2017, when Britain's Met Office forecasters placed a "severe" warning over all of England, a day after London issued its "very high" pollution alert.


EVERY winter, as if on cue, the coughing begins and Tara Carey, an international aid worker living in London, ritually places cough syrup on her bedside table because she knows her sleep will be punctuated by hacking coughs. She also coughs at work. And while cycling to her office...

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