Natural Disasters-Landslides

Natural Disasters Landslides A landslide can be defined as the movement of a mass of rock, debris, or earth down a slope. Landslides are a type of mass wasting, which denotes a downward movement of soil and rock under the direct influence of gravity. Landslides […]

Wake-up call: On Manipur landslides

Wake-up call: On Manipur landslides #GS-03 Disaster Management   Context The recent landslides in Manipur have opened the peoples eyes to a deeper underlying issue i.e. the risk of heavy construction on unstable land areas. For Prelims Ijei river aka Ejei River is a tributary […]