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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

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Sharmila Bose
Q. "Modi hints at larger role for pvt sector in nuke energy"Nuke energy in Private hand will make population vulnerable. We can see more like Bhopal Tragedy without accountability.Your views
Sharmila Bose:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/modi-hints-at-larger-role-for-pvt-sector-in-nuke-energynuke-/27657157/answers/

victor
Q. A russia made nuclear reactor is malfunctioning in iran. Is our russia made one safe?
Victor:  A. BIGGER NUCLEAR TRAGEDIES HAVE OCCURED IN STATE HANDS LIKE CHERNOBYL AND FUKUSHIMA more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/a-russia-made-nuclear-reactor-is-malfunctioning-in-iran.-is-/25785443/answers/27657160

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

  Web results for Chernobyl
Industry, Technologies and Global Market - 2014-2020

LONDON , Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Decontamination Equipment of CBRN & Hazmat... ...

http://in.advfn.com/p.php?pid=nmona&article=63311710
Neumedicines Receives Award of $14 Million from BARDA for Continued Development of HemaMax as a Medical Countermeasure to Acute Radiation Exposure

Neumedicines Receives BARDA Award of $14 Million to Support Advanced Development of HemaMax(TM), Including Advanced GMP Manufacturing Activities... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=274324
Government Incentives Is Restricting ...

Since long India's PV solar industry has been driven by the availability of incentives. There is a need to look at market realities and drastically... ...

http://www.efytimes.com/e1/fullnews.asp?edid=145754
Japan's Tepco may hive off hydro, renewable energy operations-sources

TOKYO, Aug 12 (Reuters) - Tokyo Electric Power Co may hive off its hydropower and renewable energy operations into a separate unit, sources with... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/08/12/japan-tepco-restructuring-idINL4N0QI1A620140812
Ebola stumps BMC docs

Doctors at BMC-run Kasturba Hospital in Chinchpokhli, designated to screen those infected with Ebola virus, have very little idea about how to... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/civic/Ebola-stumps-BMC-docs/articleshow/39852453.cms

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