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Anti-Kudankulam nuclear power plant group revives stir

Reviving their anti-nuclear stir, leaders of People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy on Friday began an indefinite fast at Idinthakarai to press for implementation of some of their demands......

Kudankulam: The story behind the blast that killed seven

Why were bombs being made in a small village near the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant and is the blast in anyway linked to the agitation? A Ganesh Nadar travels to Idinthakarai to find out. Two days......

Kudankumam shuts plant for second time for tests

Power generation at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu has been temporarily suspended for the second time in about a week in order to undertake mandatory tests, official sources said......

Power from Kudankulam plant reaches southern grid

The first unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant was synchronised with the southern power grid on Tuesday, marking a major milestone in power generation of the ambitious Indo-Russian nuclear......

Agreement on Kudankulam unlikely during PM's Russia trip

Legal hitches appear to have cropped up in the plans to set up two new reactors in the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project and a commercial agreement on it is unlikely to be signed at the Annual......

India's nuclear hope fades over Russian delays

Kudankulam, India's main hope of pushing up nuclear power generation from its low level (of just 3 per cent of the total), is taking much longer than projected to turn fissile. The first of the two......

India's infrastructure action on the Twitter route

From Kudankulam to the Land Bill, Vinayak Chatterjee takes the Twitter route to capture the infra action of 2013.   1. Kudankulam goes ‘critical’. Southern states to receive......

'Celebrate the spirit of resistance'

If you feel that the year 2012 is coming to a close on a depressing note focusing on an unusual New Year celebration in Kundankulam in Tamil Nadu might offer a glimmer of hope. There are indeed......

  People speak for kudankulam nuclear power project

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venkatesaldevarajan
Q. Former president APJ Abdul Kalam on Sunday visited the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu and said the plant was totally safe and a "boon to the people". "The third generation nuclear reactor is totally safe and is a boon to the people," Kalam told reporters at the site. "The nuclear plant is built at a correct height and there is no threat of tsunami (damage)," he said but politicians and few vested interests are politicizating - What do you say ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/former-president-apj-abdul-kalam-on-sunday-visited-the-kudan/21097470/answers/

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. At a time when the country is boosting its nuclear power prowess and villagers in Tamil Nadu are protesting the Kudankulam project, an RTI query has revealed how nuclear plants in India are porous in terms of the safety infrastructure. - Should the Government ensure adequate safety measures to prevent doing Japan in India ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. Safety is Last priority in India. So what if 1 million Die, there are 1.2 Billion. When a building is constructed the Neta going there is give a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/at-a-time-when-the-country-is-boosting-its-nuclear-power-pro/21097470/answers/20957606

venkatesaldevarajan
Q. A day after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh cautioned her about the consequences of stalling the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tirunelveli district, chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday extended full support to the villagers, who have stepped up their protests. She assured them that their interests would not be compromised.- I wonder what she was doing earlier ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. Like a chameleon that changes its colour, Jayalaithaa also has learnt to live in her political life with new avtar...! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/a-day-after-prime-minister-manmohan-singh-cautioned-her-abou/20957603/answers/20938269

  Web results for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project
Say goodbye to your summer power woes!

2012 The four have already implemented the hybrid energy system in their college Summer is here. As the days get hotter the power cuts will... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/solar-and-wind-hybrid-energy-system-104856373.html
Govt may decide on Nuclear Insurance Pool to deal with mishaps

Moving to address the liability issue that has held up deals with various countries, the government has decided to form a Nuclear Insurance Pool... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/govt-may-decide-on-nuclear-insurance-pool-to-deal-with-mishaps/article5931214.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
New order boosts Hindustan Construction

Hindustan Construction Company rose 3.05% to Rs 18.60 at 14:23 IST on BSE after the company said it has been awarded an Rs 300 crore contract by... ...

http://www.indiainfoline.com/Markets/News/New-order-boosts-Hindustan-Construction/5307242556
'Congress has to be defeated but not by supporting BJP'

MADURAI: Though PMANE projects a collective leadership, the face of the anti-nuclear protest has been S P Udayakumar, a soft-spoken, US-trained... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/madurai/Congress-has-to-be-defeated-but-not-by-supporting-BJP/articleshow/33836233.cms
Why PMANE chose to take the plunge and join electoral politics

Kanyakumari: Long before he plunged into the protest against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP), S P Udayakumar, People's Movement... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/madurai/Why-PMANE-chose-to-take-the-plunge-and-join-electoral-politics/articleshow/33836047.cms

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