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· October, 2010

Stories about Environment from October, 2010

Caribbean: Hurricane Tomas

Trinidad and Tobago, the twin island republic that seemed to be directly in Tomas‘ path on Friday, was spared its effects, but as the storm veered north, islands that had...

Guyana: Cyclone Approaches

Trinidad & Tobago: Approaching Storm

China and the U.S: Fuss about rare earth

Indonesia: Earthquake, Tsunami, Volcanic Eruption in 48 hours

Indonesia was caught unprepared this week when an earthquake, tsunami and volcanic eruption battered the islands in less than 48 hours. Casualties are expected to exceed 500 and thousands of...

Madagascar: Village Burned Down by Highwaymen during Cattle Robbery

Bermuda: Ahoy There!

Ecuador: The Kichwa of Ecuador and the Oil Companies

Ukraine, Serbia: Food, Libraries, Dwellings

Guatemala: Photo Essay: ‘K'iche’ People Reject The Exploitation of their Natural Resources’

Costa Rica: Young Professionals Work to Make San José Bike Friendly

Peru: Thousands of Indigenous People Block Rivers in Protest

Trinidad & Tobago : Fix the Floods

Flooding disaster in Thailand

More than 40 people are now confirmed dead due to rising floodwaters in the northeast and central parts of Thailand. Parts of Bangkok, the country’s capital, are now flooded too....

Myanmar: Cyclone Giri death toll rises

Bangladesh: Land Grab And Protests

In Rupganj, Bangladesh land-owners protested acquiring of land for an army housing project and they clashed with the security forces leaving 50 people injured and one dead. Bloggers react angrily.

Bangladesh: Long March To Protect Natural Resources

China: Rare earth

India: Community-scale Water Solutions

Jamaica: Rain, Rain, Go Away

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