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Diarrhoea, skin disease stalk Aila victims

More than 50 days after Cyclone Aila tore through West Bengal causing deaths and devastation in a large swathe of the Sunderbans delta, the victims are still suffering from acute diarrhoea and skin......

The terrible aftermath of Aila in the Sunderbans

Indrani Roy Mitra and photographer Dipak Chakraborty travel to Cyclone Aila-ravaged Sunderbans and witness untold suffering and misery amidst an apathetic relief effort mired in red tape. "Didi,......

Thousands flee cyclone-hit Sundarbans

Exodus of people continued from the Cyclone Aila battered islands of Sundarbans, to escape inundation by full moon high tide 'Bhora Kotal', which is expected to hit the area on Sunday. Sundarbans......

Aila's terrible human toll in Sunderbans

Thousands of Villagers in Sunderbans have been displaced from their homes by a tidal wave caused by Cyclone...

Cyclone Aila exposes Left

When the end is near, nothing goes well. As is probably the case with the Left Front government in West Bengal. Even before the Left could come to terms with the disastrous results of the Lok Sabha......

New toilets aid crop productivity in Sundarbans

The newly-introduced ECOSAN toilets in the remote islands of Sundarbans are not only providing a hygienic sanitary option to villagers, most of whom used to defecate in the open, but are also......

Struck by Aila, this 12-year-old became a pauper

Twelve-year-old Dilip Mondal could never imagine, even in his wildest dreams, of cooking for his family. "Ma is a wonderful cook and Baba and I lapped up whatever she made for us," he said,......

Fast on some, stuck on others - Pranab's mixed bag

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee had made 45 major announcements in his Budget speech for 2009-10. As he prepares to present his next Budget for the United Progressive Alliance government on......

From Copenhagen to Mexico: The cycle continues

After failing at Copenhagen, we pinned our hopes on Mexico City; in Mexico, we'll look for some place else, writes Barun Roy. Full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. That's how the 2009 United......

Mukherjee a free man now

"So what!" quipped Home Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram when asked for a reaction to the Budget, which revoked most of the measures that he introduced as the finance minister. This was his only......
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Nepali sex workers in Sonagachi reel under quake trauma

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Special Arrangement Sonagachi houses more than 7,000 sex workers from across south Asia, many of whom... ...

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India needs climate adaptation strategy

06 May 2015 Absence of a national climate change adaptation strategy is hampering India's climate change mitigation efforts,... ...

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The earth shook and the skies opened up Terror of tremor and dread of dark

Bholanath Jaiswal, 57, carried his mother, Yashoda Devi, 90, in his arms after the quake struck their sixth-floor flat in Metro Heights near... ...

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How Climate Change And Pollution Are Destroying The Sundarbans

Debi Miridha listens intently to our conversation with her neighbour Bhagirath Mandal as she unduly delays what she has come to do: freshen up at... ...

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World Bank

Namkhana: Inadequate piped water supply is one of the main reasons for high instances of diarrhoea in Sunderbans, home to the world's largest... ...

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