Bhopal gas tragedy: Need to balance environment and development, says MP CM

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on the 30th anniversary of the Bhopal gas tragedy, called for establishing a balance between the environment and development to avoid another such tragedy.

Bhopal gas tragedy: No accurate data on deaths 30 years on, alleges NGO
Bhopal gas tragedy: No accurate data on deaths 30 years on, alleges NGO

An NGO working for the Bhopal gas tragedy victims has alleged that there are no accurate figures available on the death toll of the world's worst industrial disaster even after 30 years and has also raised concern over the toxic waste lying in defunct Union Carbide plant situated near the densely populated old Bhopal area.

Indians want to see Union Carbide face court: Study

A massive 82 per cent of Indians want to see the Union Carbide attend the Indian courts about its role in the gas leak at the Bhopal plant, says a new poll. The poll was carried out by YouGov for Amnesty International.

Bhopal demands justice 30 years after deadliest industrial disaster

Hundreds of people marched through Bhopal late Tuesday, waving flaming torches to commemorate the thousands who perished in the world's deadliest industrial disaster and demanding justice for survivors who continue to suffer three decades on.

Union Carbide should face Indian courts over Bhopal disaster: Survey

People in the United States and India want that Union Carbide face an Indian court for its role in the Bhopal Gas tragedy that claimed more than 20,000 lives, a recent survey has revealed.

Act against Carbide and Dow, Modi told

 Five activist groups Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make Union Carbide and Dow Chemical bow to Indian courts over the Bhopal gas disaster.

Bhopal tragedy: NGOs seek extradition of Union Carbide secretary

Seeking extradition of Union Carbide secretary John McDonald, some organisations working for the survivors of the Bhopal Gas tragedy on Sunday urged the Centre to ensure that Dow Chemical does not make any investment in India until it accepts Union Carbide's liabilities in Bhopal.

'Modi govt should take up Bhopal gas tragedy issue with Obama'
'Modi govt should take up Bhopal gas tragedy issue with Obama'

Two days before world's worst industrial disaster's 30th anniversary, Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty on Sunday said that the Narendra Modi-led NDA government should raise issues pertaining to the Bhopal Gas tragedy with US President Barack Obama during his visit to India in January next year.

Bhopal gas victims begin indefinite fast in Delhi

Victims of the Bhopal gas tragedy on Monday began an indefinite fast in Delhi, demanding additional compensation for those affected and revision of the figures after 30 years of suffering.

Thirty years on, Bhopal film highlights tragedy of world's worst industrial disaster

Thirty years on from the Bhopal disaster, an international film opens on Friday dramatising the story of how an American pesticide factory in India accidentally released cyanide gas into the atmosphere, killing thousands of people and leaving many more sick or disabled.

Bhopal gas tragedy: US should extradite Anderson, says NGO

NGO working for the cause of victims of 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy today demanded that the US should extradite Warren Anderson, former chairman of the Union Carbide Corporation.

29th anniversary of Bhopal Gas tragedy observed

Bhopal was observing the 29th anniversary of the 1984 gas tragedy on Tuesday.

Non-utilisation of Rs 4 cr for disposing Carbide waste: Audit

About Rs 4 crore earmarked for safe disposal of toxic waste lying at Union Carbide site here was not utilised by Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board (MPPCB), an audit report has said.

Bhopal gas tragedy: PMO has no record on Anderson`s flight

The Prime Minister Office`s has no record available on arrest and subsequent release of former Union Carbide chairman Warren Anderson, the Commission probing the 1984 Bhopal gas leak case has been informed.

HC issues notice to convicts of Union Carbide trial

Madhya Pradesh High Court today issued notices to seven persons, convicted in the Bhopal gas tragedy case, following a petition filed by the CBI demanding their retrial.

HC issues notice to convicts of Union Carbide trial

Madhya Pradesh High Court on Friday issued notices to seven persons, convicted in the Bhopal gas tragedy case, following a petition filed by the CBI demanding their retrial.

`Toxic chemicals released in disposal of Union Carbide waste`

Highly toxic chemicals were released during disposal of industrial waste of now-defunct Union Carbide by private firm at Pithampur in Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh, NGOs alleged citing RTI replies.

Bhopal gas tragedy: Compensation demanded for vict

Bhopal city on Monday observed the 28th anniversary of the Union Carbide gas disaster.

Bhopal Gas leak: Former Collector, SP get notice

The Union Carbide Poisonous Gas Leak Inquiry Commission Monday issued notices to the then Collector Moti Singh and then SP Swaraj Puri of Bhopal to record their statements on December 20 in connection with the 1984 gas tragedy.

Notices to Bhopal gas leak accused returned to probe panel

Two notices, sent to former Union Carbide CEO Warren Anderson at his US addresses by a probe panel, were returned by the authorities concerned.