Category: Science

Extreme rainfall and human interventions devastate Kerala

Scientists say that the unprecedented Kerala deluge is the result of intense rainfall, massive deforestation over the years, unrestrained construction, and most of all, stone quarrying that destabilised hill slopes

As flood waters recede in Kerala and boats engaged in rescue return to the coast with people cheering the fishers, experts are probing what caused the worst deluge in almost a century…Read More