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1984 Bhopal gas tragedy


Bhopal gas tragedy: SC to hear Centre's plea for additional funds on Feb 11

January 29, 2020 2:36 pm

A five-judge bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra also said that the plea would be heard by the apex court in a "different combination" of judges.

1984 Bhopal gas tragedy: Justice S Ravindra Bhat recuses from hearing Centre's plea for additional funds

January 28, 2020 1:08 pm

A five-judge bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra adjourned the hearing till Wednesday. "We will not take it up today. We are waiting for CJI's order," said the bench also comprising justices Indira Banerjee, Vineet Saran, M R Shah and Bhat.

Bhopal gas tragedy: SC to hear plea seeking extra funds

January 29, 2019 4:02 am

The curative petition has sought Rs 7,844 crore over and above the earlier settlement amount of $ 470 million to compensate the victims.

Bhopal gas tragedy: 32nd anniversary being observed

December 03, 2016 1:30 pm

On the occasion of the 32nd anniversary of The Bhopal gas tragedy, the victims will be remembered at Bhopal's Barkatullah Bhawan on Saturday.

Obama requested to take up Bhopal gas case during India trip

January 14, 2015 9:26 am

Union Carbide Corporation is now a wholly owned subsidiary of the US-based Dow Chemical Company.

Can’t sue UCC for Bhopal plant contamination, rules US court

August 02, 2014 1:04 am

EarthRights expressed confidence that there is enough evidence against Union Carbide that will lead to a reversal of the “erroneous decision on appeal”.

UCC can't be sued for Bhopal plant contamination: US court

August 01, 2014 1:22 pm

EarthRights expressed hope that the appeals court will 'correct this error'.

Auction of Husain’s Bhopal

September 24, 2013 3:56 am

If Pablo Picasso painted his outrage towards the Spanish Civil War in Guernica,M F Husain responded to the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy in Bhopal.

SC pulls up Centre for delay in Bhopal toxic waste disposal

May 29, 2012 2:16 am

The toxic waste has been lying in the UCIL plant since the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy.

BJP’s cow dung gems: stops C-sec,n-radiation

January 10, 2012 2:41 am

Only those inside houses coated with cow dung escaped the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy.


Bhopal gas tragedy: 35 years later, survivors continue to fight for justice

December 03, 2019 9:12 am

The 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy which killed thousands of people is among the world’s “major industrial accidents” of the 20th century, according to a UN report.

Bhopal gas tragedy: 30 years later we revisit the site of disaster

December 02, 2014 3:56 pm

A look at the contemporary environmental and social situation in Bhopal through the lens of award-winning Magnum photographer Raghu Rai.