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Arsenic danger: Bengal villages may have solution at last

A health catastrophe more devastating than the Bhopal gas tragedy and the Chernobyl nuclear tragedy has unfolded in West Bengal, warns a new scientific report.But a simple project to provide......

Bhopal 1984: 'Mass funerals were the most painful to watch'

Deepak Kher was one of many volunteers who chipped in in the aftermath of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy which killed over thousands of people in one night, and damaged the future of many others. He......

Memories of Bhopal 1984: 'Sadness. Dismay. Guilt. Shame'

'Children were most vulnerable to the gas exposure'  'Either the child's family does not want to be identified. Or they are dead'  'They don’t know what to do with all the chemicals......

On anniv of Bhopal gas tragedy, CM says must balance environment, development

Laying emphasis on striking a balance between environment and development on the 30th anniversary of Bhopal Gas tragedy, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said all......

30 years on, Bhopal gas tragedy victims still wait for compensation

An NGO working for the Bhopal gas tragedy victims has alleged that there are no accurate figures available on the death toll of the world’s worst industrial disaster even after 30 years and......

30 years after Bhopal tragedy, India fails in industrial safety

India has an appalling record on industrial safety. Image: A victim of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy. Photograph: Raj Patidar/Reuters     The 30th anniversary of India's worst industrial......

Bhopal tragedy: Toxic waste continues to contaminate water

Oliver Twist would feel for the 350 million tonnes of toxic chemicals still sitting inside the defunct Union Carbide factory in Bhopal. In 1984, an accident at the chemical company's plant......

US denies linking Bhopal with India's loan request

US Deputy National Security Advisor Mike Froman has said he did not make any link between the Bhopal gas leak issue and India's request for loan help from the World Bank in an e-mail communication......

US seeks to bail out Dow over Bhopal liability

The Bhopal gas leak continues to cast a long shadow, even 25 years after the accident. Ithas emerged that a senior US government functionary offered to help India garner greater funding from the......

RIL asked to respond to radiation complaints

Amid the ongoing debate over the Bhopal gas tragedy and inadequate compensation paid to victims, reports of a radiation from the Mukesh Ambani-controlled Reliance Industries petrochemicals......

Bhopal victims hold Special Olympics to protest Dow

Survivors of the deadly 1984 Bhopal gas leak are holding a "Special Olympics" with children suffering birth defects from the tragedy. The event Thursday is intended to shame Olympic sponsor Dow......

Dow Chemical's Olympic PR push dogged by Bhopal

Dow Chemical Co hoped an Olympic sponsorship would boost its global cache, but the company's link to a gas leak tragedy 28 years ago threatens to curb some of the benefits from the $100 million......

Dow not responsible for Bhopal gas tragedy: IOC

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has appreciated Indian Olympic Association's (IOA) concern for the victims of 1984 Bhopal Tragedy but maintained that Dow Chemicals had no ownership stakes......

It's insensitive to the Bhopal gas victims: Maken to IOC

Sports Minister Ajay Maken, on Monday, said that the International Olympic Committee should keep the sentiments of Bhopal Gas tragedy victims in mind and drop Dow Chemicals as sponsors of next......

Bhopal gas disaster wrap over London Olympics

As the year-long countdown begins for the 2012 London Olympics, organisers have been hit by the first major controversy around the mega sporting event, with activists of Bhopal gas disaster......
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Gas survivors' forum irked as ITI closes vocational courses

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Cities HT Bhopal Newspapers BHOPAL, May 30 -- The... ...

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No one to help destitute women, they run from pillar to post...

Destitute, disabled, widows...beyond the age of 60 years — they perhaps form the most vulnerable section of society, deserving more attention... ...

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Treadmill rehab for gas-hit, yoga hubs turn shaadi halls

BHOPAL: A workout on a treadmill and pumping weights is latest idea for 'social rehabilitation' of victims of world's worst industrial disaster,... ...

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Bhopal gas NGOs accuse Modi govt of going soft on Dow Chemical, Union...

A conglomerate of five NGOs, working among the gas disaster victims, under the banner of 'International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal', on Tuesday... ...

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Centre has failed to provide rehab to gas tragedy survivors

ors of the December 84 Union Carbide gas disaster on Tuesday criticised the NDA Government at the Centre for its failure to secure justice and... ...

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