Kudankulam: `Off-site nuke exercise an absurd drama`

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.

‘Anti-KNPP agitators should be detained under NSA’

Prime Minister had recently blamed some US and Scandinavian
NGOs for allegedly being behind the anti-nuclear protests.

No NGO pressure in moratorium on Bt Brinjal: Jairam

Jairam Ramesh said as Environment Minister after going through a seven-month process of public consultation.


The DMK on Friday raised the pitch on Mullaperiyar dam issue demanding that Kerala restore the area, where the reservoir is located, to Tamil Nadu.

Anti-nuke forum stages demo against KNPP

An anti-nuclear forum spearheading the stir against Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant on Thursday staged a demonstration.

Koodankulam agitation completes 150th day

Protestors against Koodankulam
Nuclear Plant organized a rally in Tirunelveli district, marking the completion of 150 days of their

Massive rally by anti-Koodankulam protestors

About 10,000 anti-nuclear protestors on Sunday took out a procession from a temple at nearby Koodankulam and staged a peaceful demonstration.

Koodankulam plant: Fishermen observe `black day`

Fishermen observed the World Fisheries Day as `black day` with black coloured flags and festoons on their boats.

Probe demanded into for nuke protests’ funding

Congress` Tamil Nadu unit on Wednesday demanded that the Centre probe the source of funding behind the over two-month long stir.

SC directs NGOs to approach PM on N-plants

The Supreme Court Monday asked NGOs Common Cause and Centre for Public Interest Litigation (CPIL) to first approach the Prime Minister or the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) for addressing their concerns on the safety and cost effectiveness of nuclear plants being set up in the country.

Narayanasamy vouches for KNPP`s safety again

Minister of State in PMO`s office, V Narayanasamy said there were 20 nuclear plants in the country and no problem
was experienced anywhere.

Former AEC chief vouches for KNPP`s safety

Joining list of scientists vouching for safety of Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant, M R Srinivasan said it was developed with advance technologies.

`Earthquakes at N-plant sites cannot be ruled out`

On Friday, India`s nuclear watchdog AERB had claimed the controversial Koodankulam plant was "very well protected".

Maintenance work at Koodankulam plant on: PMO

Construction work at the controversial Koodankulam nuclear power plant has been stopped, Minister of State in the PMO V Narayanasamy said on Thursday.

Allay fears on safety of Koodankulam plant: BJP

BJP refused to be drawn into a debate on Kalam`s report on Koodankulam and insisted that it was for the govt to allay the fears of the people.

‘Fears over Koodankulam plant valid and genuine’

The BJP on Thursday
said Centre should "not go through blindly," with the project and address the people`s issues.

Karunanidhi slams Jaya on Koodankulam issue

Karunanidhi said he was willing to give his suggestions on the Koodankulam nuclear project, if the Centre sought his views on it.

Koodankulam nuke protest suspended for two days

The suspension is to enable residents of Idinthakarai and
nearby villages to exercise their franchise in the two-phase
local body elections.

Assure people on safety of Nuke plant: BJP

BJP Tamil Nadu
Unit president Pon Radhakrishnan
said that an expert panel drawn from Nuclear field should be
asked to prepare a detailed report.