Monthly Archives: اگست 22, 2011

  • World Bank: Nepal dams won’t stop Indian floods

    اگست 22, 2011

    For decades, Indian planners working to harness the waters of the Ganges and its tributaries have believed building dams in Nepal will save Bihar and eastern Uttar Pradesh from the floods that occur almost every year.

  • Life among landslides (2)

    اگست 04, 2011

    In the second instalment of his article on changing landscapes, Kenneth Hewitt tells the stories of how mountain people have adapted to life on volatile terrain.

  • Life among landslides (3)

    اگست 04, 2011

    What triggers massive rockslides? And when will next big one come? Kenneth Hewitt concludes his analysis of Asia’s mountain hazards.