rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Chernobyl

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Chernobyl

  News for Chernobyl

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

Remembering the world's WORST nuclear disaster

Belarus, Ukraine and Russia marked the 26th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, the world's worst civil nuclear accident, on Thursday. On April 26, 1986, a botched routine safety test at the......

Protests against Koodankulam nuke plant hit Chennai

Protestors are evoking memories of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the Chernobyl accident and the recent Fukushima tsunami to warn people about the Koodankulam nuclear plant, reports A......

PHOTOS: Chernobyl, 25 years since nightmare began

At 1:23 am on April 26, 1986, a botched routine safety test at the control room of Reactor number 4 at the Chernobyl nuclear power facility led to an explosion and a fire that burned for 10 days.......

Fukushima and Chernobyl: What are the parallels?

There is a lot that seems to set Fukushima apart from Chenobyl, it is not clear why, after over three weeks, the Japanese have suddenly chosen to upgrade to Level 7 skipping Level 6. Have they and......

It's official now! Fukushima at par with Chernobyl

Japan has decided to raise the severity level of the crisis at its tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant to the maximum seven on an international scale from the current status of......

Recession grips Japan's economy

Japan's economy has derailed again. On March 11, a massive earthquake and tsunami shattered the world's third largest economy. Japan is also facing the world's worst nuclear disaster since......

Inside story: Bhave shares the ups and downs of being head of Sebi

Chandrashekhar Bhaskar Bhave is in Cloud 9 these days: Cloud 9 in this case refers to a colony of row houses on Pune's tony NIBM Road where he has moved in, a month after retiring as chairman of......

SC cancels Hassan Ali Khan's bail

The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed a Mumbai court order that had granted bail to Hassan Ali Khan. The court also granted four-day custody of Khan to the Enforcement Directorate. Khan, whose......

He crafts miniature machines, enters Guinness Book

A Nagpur-based engineer has earned a name for himself in the Guinness Book of Records for developing and designing miniature machines, steam engines and models of luxury motor cars, including......

Differing views on the Budget

Overall the Budget 2011-12 seems to be neutral and shows a similar trend as shown in the previous year Budget. The Budget has given importance mainly to four aspects namely alternate energy or......

Review: A Good Day to Die Hard is an unforgivable mess

Ankur Pathak feels Die Hard 5 is a dastardly spectacle that deserves to be lost in the dungeons of oblivion. In A Good Day to Die Hard, the fifth in the Die Hard series, John McClane, on......

Pix: SRK's Holi bash with a twist

Shah Rukh Khan and wife Gauri threw a Holi bash on Sunday, and the who's who of the film industry was invited. This was a party with a twist though. There was no bhang or water in this Holi......

Priyanka: What I did on V-Day is no one's business

Priyanka Chopra was bubbling with energy during a Rediff Chat with her fans on Thursday. The actress discussed her new film 7 Khoon Maaf, what makes her a good actor, and much more.   For......

Take today's Oscar challenge!

Loved the first Oscar quiz that we put out? Well, here's more from where that came from. 1. Jane Campion. Sofia Coppola. Kathryn Bigelow. Who is the odd woman out? a. Kathryn Bigelow b.......

Akshay: I don't have to deal with my failures

Akshay Kumar had a rough run at the box office last year. But he remains positive about his forthcoming releases, especially Patiala House, which releases this Friday. He tells Patcy N why.......

Japan crisis: Sportspersons lend their support

Maria Sharapova's focus on the Indian Wells WTA tournament has been distracted as she keeps a close watch on Japan's struggles to recover from last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami.......

Murali didn't take 800 wickets, those were run-outs: Bedi

Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi, who never misses an opportunity to take a dig at Muttiah Muralitharan and Harbhajan Singh, has once again lashed out at the two premier off-spinners. "I......

Images: Family, friends and fans celebrate Dhoni's new innings

India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni tied the knot with childhood friend Sakshi Singh Rawat on Sunday night in a private ceremony attended only by family members and close friends, including......

EPL: Arsenal shattered by astonishing Wigan fightback

Arsenal's faint hopes of winning the Premier League title were finally killed off when Wigan Athletic scored three goals in the last 10 minutes to snatch a dramatic 3-2 victory on Sunday. Arsenal,......

Images: Australia vs England, 1st semi-final

Peter Siddle, named ICC Emerging Player of the Year, started with the wicket of Andrew Strauss in his first over in the first semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy, in Centurion, on Friday.......

  People speak for chernobyl

  • QNA
victor
Q. A russia made nuclear reactor is malfunctioning in iran. Is our russia made one safe?
Victor:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/a-russia-made-nuclear-reactor-is-malfunctioning-in-iran.-is-/25785443/answers/

ankit saini
Q. Chernobyl kahan par hai.?
Ankit Saini:  A. their own Chernobyl blast killed many..still no one knows what happened at the chernobyl more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/chernobyl-kahan-par-hai./22189637/answers/25785461

ankit saini
Q. The worst disaster from a nuclear power plant occurred in_________
Ankit Saini:  A. chernobyl more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-worst-disaster-from-a-nuclear-power-plant-occurred-in/22189637/answers/20818011

  Web results for Chernobyl
Neumedicines Publishes Clinical Data Demonstrating Safety and Hematopoietic and Immune Effects of HemaMax (rHuIL-12), a Radiation Medical Countermeasure

PRWeb 2014-04-18 Clinical data provides strong supportive evidence of the efficacy and safety of HemaMax for the treatment of Acute Radiation... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=196253
Preview | International Uranium Film Festival

International Uranium Film Festival will continue till Sunday There are film festivals on the environment and sustainability and on water and... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/L21m7ToOAOkGNY7XoUblYM/Preview--International-Uranium-Film-Festival.html
Manager at Japan's Fukushima plant admits radioactive water "embarrassing"

* Fukushima power plant manager says water problem must be brought under control * Workers build new tanks to handle water, upgrade filtration... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/04/17/japan-fukushima-water-idINL2N0N606720140417
Deals brokered in distant land will not satisfy Ukrainians

James Nixey In crossfire of cross words over Ukraine, we should be careful what we read in to statements from all sides as Russian, Ukrainian and... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/50005-deals-brokered-in-distant-land-will-not-satisfy-ukrainians.html
Floating nuclear plants may...

MIT scientists have come up with a new design for nuclear plants built on floating platforms, modelled after those used for offshore oil drilling,... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/floating-nuclear-plants-may-withstand-tsunamis

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


chernobyl
Download and Watch Chernobyl Diaries...

Download and Watch Chernobyl Diaries...
1 Followers

chernobyl
Watch Chernobyl Diaries online Free...

Watch Chernobyl Diaries online Free...
5 Followers

chernobyl
Chernobyl disaster

News Event
0 Followers

chernobyl
Liquidator (Chernobyl)


0 Followers

chernobyl
Chernobyl (disambiguation)


0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Why I love India - Independence Day Special 2013

The Rediff Independence Day Special 2013.

The Programmer Who Came In From The Cold

Whether history will remember Edward Snowden as a traitor to his country or as a champion for...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z