Issue Date: Feb 15, 2013
“Stable” zones of the earth’s crust might not be so stable. These zones are more likely to cause massive earthquakes. It was thought that “stable” zones, where fault segments of the crust slip slowly, act as barriers to earthquakes and fast-slipping faults trigger them.
Recent Supreme Court order in Vedanta case holds hope for tribal community life
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