Rio 2016 makes low-carbon pledge

Eco-friendly initiatives will cut greenhouse gas emissions by 500,000 tons during the Rio 2016 Olympics, Games organisers said.

Rio 2016 Olympics makes low-carbon pledge
Rio 2016 Olympics makes low-carbon pledge

Eco-friendly initiatives will cut greenhouse gas emissions by 500,000 tons during the Rio 2016 Olympics, Games organisers said.

Amnesty demands Dow appear in court in Bhopal gas leak case

Amnesty International has called on the Dow Chemical Company to appear before a Bhopal court this week to explain why its subsidiary Union Carbide Company repeatedly ignored summons in the 1984 gas leak case.

28 years later, women in Bhopal still waiting for justice

Tens of thousands of victims of India`s worst ever industrial disaster the 1984 catastrophic gas leak at the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal are still waiting for justice and women are suffering even more,Amnesty International said.

`London Olympics cannot police activities of Dow`

The Indian subsidiary of Union Carbide Corporation was guilty for the world’s worst ever industrial disaster in Bhopal in 1984.

We have no hand in selecting Dow: UK minister

A British minister Friday said his country`s government had no hand in selecting Dow Chemical Co. as a sponsor of the London Olympic Games.

`Dow`s Olympics sponsorship process a sham`?

British Parliamentraian Barry Gardiner on Tuesday termed the process that led to the appointment of Dow Chemical Company as a sponsor for the wrap of the main 2012 Olympics stadium a "sham".

We`ve lodged protest, will decide further action on Dow: Maken

The government said it has already lodged protest against Dow Chemicals being a sponsor of the London Olympics and will decide its next course of action later on.

Dow Chemical to drop its logo from London Olympics, IOA not happy

Dow Chemical has agreed to remove its logo from London's Olympic stadium but the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) said that it is not satisfied with the move and wants US giant to remove its sponsorship from the 2012 Games.

India won't boycott 2012 London Olympics

Indian Olympic Association has decided not to boycott 2012 London Olympics instead it will write a "strong" protest letter to the IOC, seeking the removal of the company as a sponsor of the Games next year.

Minister urges India to boycott London Games

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan has urged the Indian government to boycott next year`s London Olympics because of the event`s sponsorship deal with Dow Chemical company.

Outrage over Dow’s sponsorship for London Olympics

The move has outraged campaigners fighting for 25,000 people who died in India’s devastating chemical leak in 1984.

Outrage over Dow’s sponsorship for London Olympics

The move has outraged campaigners fighting for 25,000 people who died in India’s devastating chemical leak in 1984.

Bhpoal gas clouds over London Olympics

London Olympics organisers have decided to name Dow Chemical Company as a sponsor of 2012 stadium in London.