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Bhopal gas tragedy victims move higher US court against Union Carbide

Victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy have filed an appeal in a higher court in New York contesting a lower court's decision that Union Carbide Corporation cannot be sued for the ongoing......

Bhopal gas tragedy's Warren Anderson dies at 92

Former Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson, wanted in India in connection with the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy which claimed over 3,000 lives in one of the world's most lethal industrial accidents,......

REWIND: Finding Bhopal gas tragedy's Warren Anderson

On Friday, Warren M Anderson, the former chief of Union Carbide Corporation died at a nursing home in Florida. Anderson, 92, faced prosecution for his role in the Bhopal gas tragedy that......

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.......

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......

Govt looks at banning Mahindra from boards of cos

Amid strong public reaction to the judgement in the Union Carbide case, the government is understood to be looking at legal position to check if Carbide India's non executive Chairman Keshub......

Should Dow be allowed to do business in India?

The two issues that remain are whether Dow inherited Union Carbide's liabilities and why the government never cleaned up Bhopal after settling with Carbide.Scot Wheeler, Director Communications,......

How to cut generation gap at the workplace

While in college way back in the eighties, I had worked with Union Carbide as an intern in Kolkata, and saw first hand how the generation gap in the workplace leads to tension at all levels --......

Alumni urge IITs to boycott Dow Chemicals

Dow Chemicals, the new owner of the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, is facing opposition from new quarters over issues related to the gas disaster of December 1984.\n\nAbout 1,000 alumni of the......

India looks to sway Americans with nuclear power insurance plan

Under a 2010 nuclear liability law, nuclear equipment suppliers are liable for damages from an accident, which companies say is a sharp deviation from international norms India is offering to set......

Review: Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain is a haunting film

The images of those who suffered in the industrial disaster will stay with you for quite some time, says Prasanna D Zore. Director Ravi Kumar’s Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain was in......

IOC will not drop Dow Chemicals as Games sponsor

Reaffirming its stand, the International Olympic Committee Wednesday rejected calls from the Indian Government to drop Dow Chemicals as sponsor of the London Games because of its links to the 1984......

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......

Dow's name on fabric was not intentional: London organisers

London Olympics organizers, on Monday, made it clear that it was never their intention that Dow Chemical's name would be on the fabric wrap around the main stadium for the Games and the company has......

IOA concerned at 2012 Games link with Dow Chemical

The Indian Olympic Association on Monday expressed deep concern at Dow Chemical Company's sponsorship role in the 2012 London Olympics and said it would write to the organisers to reconsider the......

  People speak for union carbide corporation

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Q. What do you think about court's verdict on Bhopal gas tragedy?
:  A. Too late and Too little!! Absolutely misleading, disgusting and inappropriate judgment. This is a disgrace to judiciary and prosecution in the 21st...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-think-about-courts-verdict-on-bhopal-gas-tragedy//answers/17274310

jerky
Q. The govt has not been able get justice for Bhopal Gas victims.The CBI too fooled the nation by not properly registering the case. Is Indian govt weak enough as not to ask extredition of Americans? Why can not the Indian govt amend laws and bring justice and compensation for victims? Should Indian govt officials should be booked for man slaughter as they did everything possible to let go criminals scot free? Does Indian govt fears Americans? Will Americans allow such an affair on their soil and let the culprits go free?
Jerky:  A. Ofcourse Indian govt. fears Americans. Indian govt. is the most pathetic & useless govt. in the whole world who knows only to give speech in...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-govt-has-not-been-able-get-justice-for-bhopal-gas-victim/17274281/answers/17252442

prabhat kumar kumar
Q. What is your view about the court verdict on Bhopal Union Carbide case?
Prabhat Kumar Kumar:  A. I fully agree with the views expressed by the Law Minister Mr. Veerappa Moily who said on the verdict Justice buried. You cannot put it in a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-your-view-about-the-court-verdict-on-bhopal-union-ca/17251296/answers/17254336

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India might sway US firms with N-power insurance

pool to indemnify global nuclear suppliers against liability in the case of a nuclear accident, in a bid to unblock billions of dollars in trade... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/finance/india-might-sway-us-firms-with-n-power-insurance-114122000033_1.html
Henry Kissinger & Tata Helped Union Carbide Evade Responsibility of Bhopal Gas Tragedy

Former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger put pressure on the Indian Government to agree a legal settlement that let the American chemical... ...

http://bodhita.com/henry-kissinger-tata-helped-union-carbide-evade-responsibility-of-bhopal-gas-tragedy/
Rajpal Yadav credits 'Bhopal...' for opening Hollywood doors for him

IANS [ Updated 14 Dec 2014, 10:58:59 ] Mumbai: Actor Rajpal Yadav, whose recent release "Bhopal - A Prayer For Rain" is doing well at the box... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/entertainment/bollywood/rajpal-yadav-moves-to-hollywood-after-bhopal-a-prayer-for-rain-19184.html
3 injustices added to injury

Abdul Jabbar It seems the tribulations of Bhopal's victims will never cease. The gas disaster was only the beginning. The settlement, with the... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/93559-3-injustices-added-to-injury.html
Lessons from the Bhopal Disaster

THE premise of sustainable development is that it should be non-discriminatory and equitable as well. Discriminatory practices in the name of... ...

http://peoplesdemocracy.in/2014/1214_pd/path-sustainable-development-lessons-bhopal-disaster

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