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hazards

  • Waiting in the rain, waiting, waiting…

    জুন 27, 2013

    Salma Rehman of The Third Pole was caught up in the mayhem surrounding the flash floods and landslides that have killed nearly 1,000 people in Uttarakhand in the Indian Himalayas

  • Dire warning on World Water Day

    মার্চ 22, 2013

    By 2025, 1.8 billion people will live in countries or regions with absolute water scarcity, with almost half of the world living in conditions of water stress.

  • Flood havoc in Himalayan foothills

    সেপ্টেম্বর 26, 2012

    Floods and their associated misery are an annual phenomenon in Assam. But even by those standards, 2012 is turning out to be a particularly bad year.

  • South Asia landslides ‘on the rise’

    জুলাই 26, 2012

    Landslide disasters are growing in intensity and frequency across South Asia, driven by extreme rainfall, seismicity and unbridled development. Navin Singh Khadka reports.