3 record(s) found in 'September 2008'

  • India Today, 25 September 2008

The one big change that India requires urgently and in large measure is for the population to develop a deep reverence for nature. Indian culture and our traditional beliefs have for ages ensured that nature and its bounty are treated with profound respect and value.

A breach in the embankment of river Kosi has created havoc across half of Bihar, causing not only immediate misery, but also leaving a serious impact on the long-term livelihood of millions of already poor people. Established between 1954 and 1959, the Kosi river embankments were meant to protect the people of Bihar from regular flooding threats,...

  • The Australian, 8 September 2008

Awareness of human influence on the planet's climate has grown substantially in recent months thanks to the efforts of Al Gore and the release of the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. It is no surprise that the outcome of the last Australian general elections was determined significantly by the position...