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Union Carbide can't be sued for Bhopal plant contamination: US court

In a major blow to victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, a United States court has ruled that the Union Carbide Corporation cannot be sued for the ongoing contamination from the chemical plant.......

Bhopal gas tragedy: Amnesty demands Dow appear in court

Amnesty International has called on the Dow Chemical Company to appear before a Bhopal court this week to explain why its subsidiary Union Carbide Company repeatedly ignored summons in the 1984 gas......

Gas tragedy anniversary: Protests held to seek justice for victims

Meetings and protest marches in support of the demands of the victims marked the 29th anniversary of the Bhopal gas catastrophe here today. In the world's worst industrial disaster, the lethal......

Bhopal tragedy: 'Decision to summon Dow a big step'

Terming court's decision to summon Dow Chemicals in the Bhopal gas tragedy case as an "important step", Amnesty International today demanded that the company must acknowledge its responsibility......

Warren Anderson's extradition plea pending with US: CBI

The extradition request of former Union Carbide chairman Warren Anderson, the main accused in the Bhopal gas tragedy case, is still under examination as no decision has been taken by the United......

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......

Of Bhopal and a democracy we can be proud of

The magnitude of outrage triggered by the miscarriage of justice in the Bhopal gas leak tragedy is a moment of truth for all of us, says Rajni Bakshi.How ironic that the film Rajneeti was released......

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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Q. where release of methyl isocyanate killed large number of people?
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Q. Bhopal gas Tragedy was very well handled by the Governement and the Company Union Carbide Limited.Do you think that the same is happening in Uttrakhand also..or is it being handled better than Bhopal ?
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Q. Which tragedy was worse ?Bhopal gas LeakageUttrakhand Floods
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Kal Penn to star as journalist in Bhopal Film

- Hollywood Indian-American actor Kal Penn will star as a journalist in a Bhopal film titled 'Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain' The movie is based on the... ...

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Sanjiv Mehta, Hindustan Unilever

Sanjiv Mehta is MD and CEO of the Rs 28,000-crore Hindustan Unilever (HUL). Mehta started his career with Union Carbide India, where he... ...

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Staff crunch, poor upkeep hit Bhopal gas tragedy research institute

A national level research institute meant to study the impact of Bhopal gas tragedy on health of the survivors and environment around the abandoned... ...

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Kalpen Suresh Modi, who broke into Hollywood as Kal Penn with the Harold And Kumar series, following up with films like The Namesake and Superman... ...

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