Police were protecting the barge with helicopters, police boats and officers on the banks of the rivers against possible protests by anti-nuclear activists.
Mexican authorities have yet to find a toolbox-sized container carrying dangerous radioactive material that was stolen on April 13, authorities said Friday.Apr 18, 2015, 09:58 AM IST
Authorities in Kazakhstan are on high alert after a container holding the highly radioactive and dangerous substance caesium-137 disappeared in the west of the country, police said on Tuesday.Sep 03, 2014, 01:37 AM IST
Mexican authorities found a stolen medical device containing dangerous radioactive material outside the truck that was carrying it north of Mexico City, threatening the life of those who touched it, officials said.Dec 05, 2013, 10:50 AM IST
British pop star Rita Ora has taken inspiration from Prince and Chaka Khan for her next album.Oct 24, 2013, 11:33 AM IST
A recent study has revealed that the radioactive particles leaked by the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant into the Pacific Ocean, will reach the US coastline within the three years of the incident.Aug 29, 2013, 13:19 PM IST
The operator of Japan`s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant has given its first public estimate of the size of the leakage of radioactive tritium into the Pacific Ocean since the disaster.Aug 04, 2013, 16:42 PM IST
Rita Ora ditched her top as she posed for GQ magazine before heading to Glastonbury festival.Jul 02, 2013, 15:34 PM IST
Japan`s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant has sprung yet another leak of radioactive water, its operator said on Thursday, latest in an increasingly long line of mishaps to rattle public confidence.Apr 11, 2013, 18:37 PM IST
Greenpeace said it detected seaweed radiation levels 50 times higher than official limits.May 26, 2011, 13:48 PM IST
Still 11,500 tons of contaminated water needs to be pumped back into ocean.Apr 07, 2011, 01:00 AM IST
Emergency crews struggled to pump out tons of contaminated water & bring the plant back under control.Mar 28, 2011, 22:16 PM IST
After earthquake and tsunami, Japan is scrambling to contain nuclear meltdown fears following 2 blasts at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.Mar 14, 2011, 14:24 PM IST
Delhi University is hopeful
that the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board will upturn a ban on
the use of mild or weak radioactive sources.
An expert committee appointed by
the Aligarh Muslim University to look into a "radioactive
material threat" has concluded that the radiation levels in
the area were "within safe limits".
Two patients, who were admitted
to the Army Research and Referral Hospital last month after
being exposed to radiation from radioactive object in scrap,
are likely to be discharged soon.
Government on Tuesday said radioactive
material found among scrap in Mayapuri in West Delhi, which
triggered panic early this month, apparently came from abroad.
Police are still groping in the dark about origin of radio-active substance which landed in a W Delhi scrap market, leading to at least six persons falling critically ill.Apr 10, 2010, 21:58 PM IST
Govt is gathering details about the "radiation leak" in a west Delhi & will decide on action.Apr 10, 2010, 00:16 AM IST
The radiation level in West Delhi’s Mayapuri area have come down to normal, Department of Atomic Energy (DEA) declares on Friday evening.Apr 09, 2010, 21:43 PM IST