Radioactive

Nuclear waste containers shipped on river in Germany

Police were protecting the barge with helicopters, police boats and officers on the banks of the rivers against possible protests by anti-nuclear activists.
 

Jun 28, 2017, 16:59 PM IST

Stolen radioactive material still missing in Mexico

 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

Radioactive material goes missing in Kazakhstan

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

Mexico finds stolen radioactive material outside box

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

Rita Ora inspired by Prince

British pop star Rita Ora has taken inspiration from Prince and Chaka Khan for her next album.

Oct 24, 2013, 11:33 AM IST

Fukushima radioactive plume to reach US coast in three years

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

TEPCO discloses amount of tritium leaked from Fukushima

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 strips off for new magazine cover

Rita Ora ditched her top as she posed for GQ magazine before heading to Glastonbury festival.

Jul 02, 2013, 15:34 PM IST

Fukushima plant springs another radioactive leak

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 warns of radioactive sea life off Japan

Greenpeace said it detected seaweed radiation levels 50 times higher than official limits.

May 26, 2011, 13:48 PM IST

Japan stops nuclear plant leak; crisis far from over

Still 11,500 tons of contaminated water needs to be pumped back into ocean.

Apr 07, 2011, 01:00 AM IST

More radioactive water spills at Japan nuke plant

Emergency crews struggled to pump out tons of contaminated water & bring the plant back under control.

Mar 28, 2011, 22:16 PM IST

Japan fights N-catastrophe as radioactivity could last months

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

DU hopes for partial lifting of radioactive substance ban

Delhi University is hopeful
that the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board will upturn a ban on
the use of mild or weak radioactive sources.

Oct 16, 2010, 21:06 PM IST

No radioactive threat in AMU: Expert panel

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".

Jul 12, 2010, 19:30 PM IST

Two Cobalt-60 patients to be discharged from hospital

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.

May 14, 2010, 21:10 PM IST

Radioactive scrap in Delhi could have come from abroad: Govt

Government on Tuesday said radioactive
material found among scrap in Mayapuri in West Delhi, which
triggered panic early this month, apparently came from abroad.

Apr 20, 2010, 15:54 PM IST

Delhi police puzzled about origin of radioactive substance

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

Radiation leak: Govt says will take action

Govt is gathering details about the "radiation leak" in a west Delhi & will decide on action.

Apr 10, 2010, 00:16 AM IST

Radiation level in affected area of Delhi ‘normalises’

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