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.

German firm backs out of Bhopal clean up

In a major setback for Bhopal, a German firm hired by the government of India to clean 350 tonnes of toxic waste lying at the Union Carbide Plant for over 28 years has refused to undertake the project, reports claimed on Tuesday.

Court dismisses CBI`s revision plea in Bhopal gas tragedy case

A sessions court on Tuesday upheld a 2010 verdict of a trial court in the 1984 Bhopal Gas tragedy case while dismissing the CBI`s petition seeking re-trial and enhancement of sentence awarded to former Union Carbide officials.

Gas tragedy: Order reserved on petition for higher punishment

The district and sessions judge has reserved its judgement on a revision petition filed by the CBI and the state government seeking enhancement of punishment in the Bhopal gas tragedy case.

Handling oppn on Carbide waste disposal lies with Germany: MP

The Madhya Pradesh government on Friday said that the responsibility of the internal protests against the disposal of Union Carbide`s toxic waste in Germany, solely lies with the government of that country.

Bhopal tragedy: US court absolves Union Carbide of liability

A US court has held that neither Union Carbide nor its former chairman Warren Anderson were liable for environmental remediation.

‘Bhopal toxic waste disposal move partial solution`

The GoM decision is a partial solution as it will take care of only the toxic waste lying in Union Carbide premises, voluntary groups said.

CM for special panel on Carbide premises pollution

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister
Shivraj Singh Chouhan has urged the Centre to constitute a
special committee for assessing the quantum of soil and water
pollution around the Union Carbide premises.

Govt toed UC`s line on Bhopal compensation: RTI

Just months after the 1984 gas leak at Union Carbide`s plant here, the Indian government agreed to the "terms" set by the company on compensation to be paid to victims, a RTI activist has claimed.

Rs 30 cr for disposal of Bhopal gas toxic waste

Government will spend Rs 30 crore
in removing 346 metric tonnes of toxic waste from the Bhopal
gas tragedy site, over 25 years after the deadly industrial
disaster took place.

Bhopal gas tragedy feeds a people`s museum

Just four hours before the world`s worst industrial disaster took place, Inayat Mohammad had gifted his wife Bano Bee a sari.