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Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Plaintiffs in the case brought against the Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) for the 1984 poison gas disaster in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, this week released new evidence that was said to demonstrate...
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, disaster and accident
, international law
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Chemical analysis of water samples collected as a part of ground water monitoring, carried out by the Central Ground Water Board (CGWB), has thrown up worrying results. Besides nitrate, fluoride,...
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, pollution control
, water pollution
Saturday, August 31, 2013
U.N. chemical weapons experts have left Syria and crossed into neighbouring Lebanon. An Associated Press crew saw the U.N. personnel cross into Lebanon from Syria through the cou...
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, unrest, conflicts and war
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August 31, 2013
Though the David Cameron government received a sharp rejection of its Syria policy in the House of Commons on Thursday, the military intervention option in the mid- to long-term is still not close...
April 22, 2013
A freezing Russian spring has reignited the climate change debate
June 17, 2012
Levels of Carbon dioxide (CO2) recorded recently, caused by the burning of garbage at the Pallikaranai dump yard ranged between 515- 399 ppm (parts per million). CO2 is a major greenhouse gas. ...
April 28, 2012
A victim of the Bhopal gas tragedy who lost his parents and several other members of his family in one of the world’s worst industrial disasters has called for India to boycott the London Olymp...
December 3, 2011
Thousands of Bhopal victims are yet to get promised help »
September 21, 2011
Police have booked three officials of a chemical firm in connection with leakage of poisonous gas at the company’s plant in Tarapur Industrial Estate in Thane district, which resulted in the death...
August 24, 2011
The Madhya Pradesh government has ordered a probe into the leakage of chlorine gas on Monday from a water filtration plant here operated by Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.The leak at the plan...
May 11, 2011
No satisfactory explanation for filing petitions after 14 years of judgment
December 3, 2010
Curative plea filed in Supreme Court on anniversary of tragedy »
July 24, 2010
More than 200 employees of an electronic parts assembling factory near Sriperumpudur were treated after they had reportedly inhaled ‘noxious gas’ inside the assembly unit on July 23.»
May 20, 2013
Residents of Karwan have to put up with the foul smell that emanates from more than 50 plastic cover making units operating for the last 10 to 15 years
July 2, 2012
Ratnamma and her three daughters are constantly worried these days. After Muniraju, Ratnamma’s husband, died of renal failure last week, the family is left with a loan of over Rs. 10 lakh that had...
May 5, 2012
You have three months to give Carbide victims clean supply, Madhya Pradesh told »
March 8, 2012
The Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board (APPCB) on Wednesday reviewed the pollution caused by the disposal of effluents into Kunderu water body by the yarn/fabric units located at Chirala, Jand...
November 25, 2011
Chlorine leak from the public sector Kerala Minerals and Metals Limited led to the hospitalisation of more than eighty students from the Chavara Government Higher Secondary School near here on Fri...
August 29, 2011
Twin sisters died of suffocation here after they got their house sprayed with pesticides and slept at night without ventilating the poisonous fumes, police said on Monday. The 54-year-old u...
July 20, 2011
Businessman, two labourers asphyxiated in Cubbonpet
April 7, 2011
Mixed fortunes marked the Japanese efforts at controlling the radiation crisis in and around the quake-and-tsunami-hit Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station on Wednesday.The plant operator...
November 3, 2010
Four persons died reportedly after inhaling toxic gas while cleaning an effluent collection tank in a dyeing unit at Chainnakarai on the city outskirts on Wednesday evening. The deceased were ident...
July 11, 2010
Even 26 years after the Bhopal gas leak killed over 15,000 people, the CBI refuses to reveal the details of its correspondence with External Affairs Ministry on the extradition of main accused War...
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