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Be warned: Industrial gas leaks pose a major threat in India

By the end of 2020, India will lay 32,737 km across the length and breadth of the country. It needs to lay down and comply with strict safety standards especially since some of these pipes will go......

Photo: Toxic ash engulfs south Delhi's Okhla neighbourhood

Residents of south Delhi's Okhla area were delighted to see what they thought was the season's first snowfall. But they were enraged after realising that it was toxic ash from a large......

Now, insecticide sprayed at CWG under the scanner

One more issue has been added in the long list of problems for the Commonwealth Games.Environmentalists have objected to the spraying of chemicals in the Games Village. The Municipal Corporation of......

Nuke liability bill has ignored ILO recommendation

An environmental health researcher has sought intervention of the National Human Rights Commission, alleging that drafters of the Nuclear Liability Bill have ignored recommendations of the......

Saving democracy from the corporate veil

Environmental activist Gopal Krishna lists the five things the US should do to quell the global outrage after the recent verdict in the Bhopal gas leak case and provide some justice to the......

Law ministry shows thumbs down to Dow

Dow Chemicals, which has been insisting that it was not liable to clean up the toxic dirt left by its Indian subsidiary Union Carbide, does not seem to have any support for its position from the......
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Corruption and poor law enforcement set death traps for Alang workers

Comment · print · T T T+· T- PTI Workers dismantle a decommissioned ship at the Alang ship-breaking yard in Gujarat. File photo... ...

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Encounter with wars

A nation divided by trenches, soldiers in a bid to kill anyone who comes in sight, inching close to their own death, the stench of dead bodies of... ...

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118 signatories endorse statement on SLAPP cases against authors, journalists and publishers

About 118 prominent citizens, activists, and journalists have signed a statement of concern about what they call Strategic Litigation Against... ...

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Industrial gas leaks pose a major threat in India

By the end of 2020, India will lay 32,737 km across the length and breadth of the country. It needs to lay down and comply with strict safety... ...

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NGO seeks judicial probe into Alang deaths

The Toxics Watch Alliance, a non-governmental organisation, has written to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel seeking a judicial probe into... ...

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