Earthquake

The Nepal earthquake, one year later

The 25 April Earthquake that shook the central hills of Nepal in 2015 will be forever be embedded in the memory of those who lived through it.

| Apr 22, 2016

Natural Event, Manmade Distaster

The earthquake and the aftermath

| Feb 16, 2016

Uncertain times

Lessons from uneven and unequal access to information during times of crisis.

Conserving continuity

Reconstructing monuments of cultural heritage in Nepal will need community involvement.

| Sep 02, 2015

‘Them greedy victims’

NOTES FROM THE FIELD: As the memory of the devastation of April-May earthquakes recedes, some have resorted to victim blaming.

| Aug 28, 2015

An art experiment in Gorkha

Prioritising arts education in times of disaster can help people heal.

| Aug 14, 2015

State of emergency

An inside account of the Nepali state’s emergency response to the April earthquake.

| Jul 29, 2015

The neoliberal aftershock

How the 2001 Gujarat earthquake gave a fillip to Narendra Modi’s ‘Gujarat Model’.

Subterranean shifts

The science behind earthquakes in the Himalaya.

| Jul 21, 2015

Everybody loves a good earthquake

Or how a natural disaster in the neighbourhood is just what belligerent foreign policy needs.

| Jul 12, 2015

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