Fire in cardboard factory at Mayapuri

A massive fire broke out in a cardboard factory at Mayapuri Phase-1 area in the city Saturday morning.

HC notice to govt for safety steps in radiation-hit Mayapuri

The Delhi High Court sought a response from the Centre and the state government on a PIL seeking a direction to take
appropriate safety measures in Mayapuri scrap market following
last year`s radiation exposure incident.

Separate legal provision to deal radiation exposure: Experts

Atomic Energy Regulatory Board Chairman S S Bajaj said
that there is no legal provision for Mayapuri-like incidents.

DU seeks to use weak radiation sources after Mayapuri incident

Delhi University has appealed to the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board to allow it to use weak radiation sources for academic purposes.

AERB cancels DU`s permit to use radioactive source

DU has failed to submit its final reply on the radiation exposure incident at Mayapuri scrap yard in Delhi within stipulated period.

Chinks in the nuclear armour

Mayapuri leak highlights faultlines in management of nuclear facilities.

Radiation levels down in Mayapuri, says Greenpeace

Radiation levels have come down in the six hotspots of west Delhi`s Mayapuri area but were still not normal, environmental NGO Greenpeace said Wednesday.

`Radiation levels in Mayapuri no threat to health`

The country`s nuclear regulator
Tuesday virtually junked the findings of an international
advocacy group on high levels of radiation in Mayapuri scrap
market here.

Decontamination of New Delhi`s radioactive hotspots underway

Experts have started the process of decontaminating radiation hotspots in New Delhi.

Decontamination efforts on in Mayapuri

A team of experts from the
Department of Atomic Energy today carried out decontamination
procedures in parts of Mayapuri here following reports of high
radiation levels in its scrap market.

Experts visit radiation hotspots in Mayapuri

A team of experts from the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board and the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre has visited Mayapuri following reports that radiation exposure was still high in the area, an official said Sunday.

Greenpeace probe says radiation risk in Mayapuri

An investigation by environment body Greenpeace has revealed immediate radiation risk to people at a scrapyard in west Delhi`s Mayapuri area where a person died after exposure to radiation last month.

Experts recover all Cobalt-60 source from Delhi

Radiation Emergency Response team has recovered all the radioactive Cobalt-60 sources from Delhi.

NDMA asks Delhi govt to screen people residing at Mayapuri

The National Disaster Management
Authority (NDMA)has recommended to the Delhi state government
to screen the people residing or visiting Mayapuri scrap yard
which was affected by radiation contamination last month.

Delhi: Fresh search for radioactive materials in scrap mkt

A team of scientists searched the Mayapuri market for more radioactive scrap from DU.

How was radioactive material auctioned, police asks university

DU`s department of chemistry staff will be questioned today after the source of the radioactive material, which claimed one life and affected 7 in a west Delhi scrap market, was traced to the department`s laboratory, police said.

Inquiring into how Cobalt-60 reached scrap dealer: Dikshit

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Thursday said her government is inquiring into how a radioactive material reached a scrap dealer from Delhi University.

Delhi: Man exposed to radiation dies, another critical

A man hospitalised after radiation exposure died due to multi-organ failure late Monday.

Presence of more radioactive sources in Mayapuri feared

Fearing presence of more radioactive sources in Delhi scrap yard Mayapuri, National Disaster Management Authority and Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) plan to carry out a multi-pronged approach survey in the area.

Radiation exposure victim discharged from AIIMS

One of the six persons undergoing
treatment for radiation exposure at AIIMS was discharged,
while the other five are still undergoing treatment.