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India’s Flood Tragedy: Man-made Disaster? Leadership in Crisis

Asian News correspondent Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay reports that the ongoing crisis in Uttarakhand, the northern Indian state that bore the brunt of the recent monsoon tragedy, has been overdeveloped and under-planned. He asks, “Natural disaster, or man-made tragedy?” Read his article here. His summary of the crisis: “Newspapers and magazines have been packed with reports and […]