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India

  • Let’s weather the storm

    اکتوبر 02, 2013

    Hundreds of climate scientists from around the world have worked for five years to reconfirm that we are continuing to cook the earth. So what?

  • Centre for Ecology Development and Research

    جولائی 31, 2013

    Centre for Ecology Development and Research (CEDAR) is a non-profit organisation based in Dehradun in India’s Uttarakhand state. CEDAR comprises of a group of academics and development professionals, brought together by shared interest in the Himalayas and issues concerning its ecology and sustainable development. CEDAR works with communities, policy makers, and development practitioners to bridge the gap […]

  • Uttarakhand death toll jumps, or does it?

    جولائی 16, 2013

    There is confusion as authorities say they will pay compensation for 5,748 people still missing after the mid-June flash floods, but will not declare them dead

  • Waiting in the rain, waiting, waiting…

    جون 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

  • Public transport: Ahmedabad shows the way

    نومبر 07, 2012

    The 130,000-odd commuters who use the Bus Rapid Transport System (BRTS) corridor every day in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad get more benefits than reaching their destinations in record time.

  • No money in Indian budget to interlink rivers

    اپریل 16, 2012

    Most environmentalists around India heaved a sigh of relief on Friday when Pranab Mukherjee, the country’s Finance Minister, did not say a word about the plan to interlink India’s rivers, nor allocate any money for that purpose.

  • Obama’s energetic Indian visit

    نومبر 08, 2010

    India and the United States will set up a joint research and development centre on clean energy in India, visiting US president Barack Obama and India’s prime minister Manmohan Singh announced at a joint press conference today, during Obama’s maiden trip to New Delhi.