Activist SP Udaykumar, who has been protesting against nuclear plant Kudankulam, joined Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Tamil Nadu on Friday.
Leaders of fishing community from three districts in Tamil Nadu have asked the PMANE to carry on its protest against the KNPP and the beach sand mineral mining companies, said an activist.
Expressing unhappiness over the Supreme Court order which gave the green signal for commissioning of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, anti- nuclear activists today termed the decision as "unjust" and said protests will continue
The over 500-day long protest against KNPP, spearheaded by PMANE, citing safety concerns has largely contributed to delay in commissioning of the plant.
Knocking at the doors of Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, anti-nuclear activists, opposing the Kudankulam Nulcear Power Project on Tuesday asked him to seek a moratorium on atomic energy plans.
A group spearheading the stir against the Kudankulam Nuclear Plant alleged that the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd had been "ducking" in providing some basic reports.
A green NGO criticised Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s statement that issues like genetically modified food or nuclear energy cannot be settled by faith, emotion or fear but by structured debate.
Anti-nuclear activists are planning to lay siege to the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant on December 10 to press for scrapping the project.
People`s Movement Against Nuclear Energy wondered why the exercise was held in a village of just 300 people and not in more densely populated hamlets closer to the Kudankulam site.
The report was based on the public hearing over the state action against anti nuclear activists protesting against KNPP Power Plant held on May 14.
Protesters, including people of villages in and around Kudankulam, have been demanding scrapping of the Indo-Russian project since August last, citing safety concerns.
Social activist Swami Agnivesh on Wednesday said government has to decide on scrapping the project and protecting people.
The indefinite fast by anti-nuclear activists demanding scrapping of Kudankulam atomic power project entered the fifth day on Friday.
In the backdrop of the four-member expert panel set up by the Tamil Nadu govt giving a virtual clean chit to the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant.
People`s Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE), spearheading the agitation against Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project.
Activists protesting against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant on Thursday said their People`s has collected over Rs 25 lakh locally to fuel
Russia doesn`t see any point in keeping its scientists at protest-hit Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant site i Tamil Nadu.
The Central government-appointed expert group is scheduled to have its fourth round of talks on Tuesday with representatives of villagers opposing the upcoming Kudankulam nuclear plant in Tamil Nadu.
An anti-nuclear forum on Sunday
requested three women Chief Ministers to take steps to rescind all nuclear deals signed by the Centre.
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