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Next 'Bhopal' will be Atomic Energy dept's fault: Greenpeace

Environmental watchdog has demanded that DAE should amend rules for Nuclear Liability Act.


Bhopal gas tragedy: Rallies held, compensation demanded for victims
Court absolves Union Carbide of liability in Bhopal tragedy

Thursday , 28 June '12

US court dismisses lawsuit accusing company of causing disaster around Bhopal plant.
Survivors of the Bhopal gas tragedy and other supporters stand near burning effigies of Sebastian Coe and Vija...
Bhopal gas disaster: 27th anniversary takes ugly turn

Saturday , 3 December '11

Several people, including two senior officials, are injured in stone pelting, while protesters indulged in arson.
File photo: In this December 5, 1984 , two men carry children blinded by the Union Carbide chemical pesticide ...
Bhopal tragedy: 27 years on, no consensus on victims' number

Friday , 2 December '11

The two prominent NGOs claim that actual figure of casualties is much higher than the official figure.
Disclose details about Anderson extradition: CIC to MEA

Tuesday , 31 May '11

CIC held subjudice factor cited by Ministry cannot be sufficient ground for denying information to public.
Bhopal gas tragedy victims say ‘black day for justice’

Thursday , 12 May '11

The Supreme Court’s rejection of the petition seeking harsher punishment for the accused in the Bhopal gas tragedy case
Bhopal tragedy: SC refuses to reopen case, leaves harsher punishment to Sessions Court

Wednesday , 11 May '11

'Too late', apex court comments on CBI petition that sought stringent punishment for accused.
Two-year jail for accused in Bhopal gas case is less:CBI to SC

Tuesday , 19 April '11

Two-year jail term to the convicts in Bhopal gas case is grossly disproportionate, the SC said.
Bhopal gas leak: SC to hear curative pleas today

Monday , 28 February '11

A five-judge Bench of the Supreme Court led by the Chief Justice of India has decided to hear two curative petitions on the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy.
Rs 7800 cr is Govt’s new Bhopal tragedy bill

Saturday , 4 December '10

SC plea: Seeks damages from Union Carbide, Dow Chemicals, McLeod Russel India, Eveready
On 26th anniversary, govt seeks Rs 7,700 cr for Bhopal victims

Friday , 3 December '10

Govt has sought the re-examination of SC's 1989 verdict, ordering compensation of Rs 750 crore.
Bhopal observed Gas disaster is in the city on the 26th anniversary.
26 yrs on, woes refuse to end for Bhopal gas tragedy victims

Friday , 3 December '10

Victims continue to be plagued with a number of problems that have not been resolved.
Govt not to pursue Bhopal compensation case in US courts

Wednesday , 27 October '10

M Veerappa Moily said the Centre has decided against pursuing the case of Bhopal gas tragedy compensation in US courts.
Govt trying for Anderson's extradition: Moily

Saturday , 9 October '10

"We have already moved on the issue of extradition of Anderson," Moily said.
Show letters to CBI on Anderson extradition: CIC to govt

Wednesday , 29 September '10

Man who probed disaster has claimed MEA asked CBI not to follow up on Anderson's extradition.
Plea for harsher punishment to Bhopal gas convicts admitted

Wednesday , 29 September '10

The sentence awarded by the CJM court in the case was inadequate: Additional Solicitor General, Mohan Parashar
Bhopal GOM to review progress on recommendations

Sunday , 26 September '10

In June, the Union Cabinet had accepted all the 22 recommendations made by the Bhopal GOM.
Anderson was allowed to use an aircraft of Madhya Pradesh government to come to Delhi from Bhopal from where h...
Bhopal tragedy: No records of phone calls between PMO, US govt

Tuesday , 7 September '10

MTNL said records of call details prior to 1997 are 'not available' with it.
On CBI petition, SC reopens Bhopal case, issues notice

Wednesday , 1 September '10

Fourteen years after it described the Bhopal gas leak disaster as an act of negligence, the Supreme Court today agreed to re-open its September 1996 judgment.
Hearing on curative petition against ’96 verdict Tuesday

Sunday , 29 August '10

The Supreme Court will begin hearing on Tuesday the government’s curative petition against a 1996 apex court verdict...