Deaf children in England are falling behind their classmates from primary school through to General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) — an academic qualification, generally taken in a number of subjects by pupils in secondary education in the UK — analysis by the National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS) showed.
Deaf children in England fall behind at school, says charity
Food poisoning cases could surge as rising global temperatures bring swarms of disease-ridden flies, according to new research.
Food poisoning cases could surge as climate change brings swarms of flies, scientists warn
The world is not on track to meet the greenhouse gas ‘turning point’ required to avoid the most catastrophic impacts of climate change, experts have warned.
World on track to miss emissions ‘turning point’ for tackling climate change
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The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is considering releasing its draft proposal to expand sales of higher ethanol blends of gasoline without including simultaneous measures it promised the oil industry to curb biofuel credit speculation, according to three sources familiar with the matter.
EPA may issue E15 gasoline plan without biofuel credit trade limits
GPs in the UK are giving too many older people antidepressants when they are struggling with depression, and should prescribe talking therapies far more often, according to a new research.
Too many older British people given 'antidepressants instead of therapy'
Nearly a fifth of the EU’s total budget — more than £24 billion of taxpayer money — goes to support livestock farming across Europe, according to new research by Greenpeace.
Greenpeace: Nearly a fifth of the EU's budget goes on livestock farming
Air pollution in 39 major northern Chinese cities rose 16 percent on the year in January, official data showed, with surging industrial activity making it increasingly unlikely they will meet their winter emissions targets.
Data: Northern China pollution up by 16 percent in January
Politicians and policymakers have failed to grasp the gravity of the environmental crisis facing the Earth, a report claimed.
Report: Environment in multiple crises

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