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5 years later, India's longest anti-nuke agitation may have fizzled out

5 years later, India's longest anti-nuke agitation may have fi...

IMAGE: In an earlier photograph, the protestors, mostly women, in Idinthakarai at the height of the protests. Photograph: A Ganesh Nadar/'s A Ganesh Nadar visits Idinthakarai, the epicentre of the protests against the Koodangulam Nuclear Power Plant, a day after it was dedicated to the nation. 'Would you feel safe if a nuclear power plant was near your house?' Why India must pause its nuclear expansion plans Idinthakarai, in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelveli district, literally ..., 1 month ago

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The Hindu, 5 months ago

Local scuffle brings out country bombs in TN village protesting N-plant

A Ganesh Nadar/ travelled to Idinthakarai, the epicentre of protests against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, where two factions of people chose to settle scores by hurling country bombs at each other. Idinthakarai has always been in the news for all the wrong reasons, ever since it became the epicentre of the protest against the Kudankulam nuclear plant barely 2 km away four years ago. In November last year eight people had been killed here when home-made bombs exploded here.
 Rediff.com1 month ago Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant can withstand Fukushima-like accident, claims Russian official  Firstpost.com2 months ago
Times of India

Anti-nuke body PMANE releases RTI replies and press releases on Kudankulam protest as book

CHENNAI: To create awareness among the public about the struggle they underwent, the People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE), an anti-nuclear group of activists who fought against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP), released two ...
 Times of India2 days ago
Times of India

112 country-made bombs seized in Kooththenkuzhi

Police found the explosives stockpiled in a cooperative society building Police seized 112 country-made bombs from the coastal hamlet of Kooththenkuzhi, near here during a surprise raid conducted on a defunct fishermen cooperative society ...
 The Hindu3 days ago 112 country-made bombs seized from village near Kudankulam  Times of India3 days ago

8,856 'enemies of state': An entire village in Tamil Nadu lives under shadow of sedition

8:10 am Last week, the Supreme Court laid down what sedition wasn't.But for five years now, as officials let cases drag, almost the entire population of avillage in Tamil Nadu, protesting against the nuclear plant, has lived under the shadow of ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago

'Would you feel safe if a nuclear power plant was near your house?'

'Not a single person I spoke to there believes that the Kundalkulam plant is safe.''There is a huge trust deficit between the people and the government.''The government has failed to convince the people about the safety of Kundalkulam.' IMAGE: Demonstrators form a human pyramid in the waters of the Bay of Bengal as they protest against the Kudankulam nuclear power project, seen in the background, in 2012. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters When journalist Minnie Vaid decided to write a book on ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

LIVE: Kudankulam Unit-I another historic step in India-Russia ties, says PM Modi

16:02 (IST) Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulates President Putin in Russian: " Today is indeed a special day. I am particularly grateful to President Putin for his presence at this event," Modi said. 15:56 (IST) Russian President ...
 Firstpost.com1 month ago As it happened: Kudankulam Unit-I historic step in ...  Firstpost.com1 month ago As it happened: Kudankulam Unit-I another historic step in India-Russia ties: Modi  Firstpost.com1 month ago

LIVE: Kudankulam nuclear plant dedicated to India by Modi, Putin and Jayalalithaa

15:40 (IST) Watch the live streaming of the event here: [embedded content] 15:37 (IST) Prime MinisterNarendra Modi, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa will jointly dedicate ...
 Firstpost.com1 month ago Kudankulam nuclear plant: PM Modi, Putin and Jayalalithaa to dedicate project to country  Firstpost.com1 month ago

Findings on Marine Science Detailed by Y. Anand and Co-Authors

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Life Science Weekly -- Investigators publish new report on Life Science Research. According to news reporting originating in Gandhinagar, India, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Present study consists ...
 4 Traders1 month ago

The good and bad news about India's nuclear programme

While nuclear engineers cheer the KNPP's first full operation, on nine other sites which house atomic reactors, scientists spend sleepless nights, reveals Pallava Bagla. At India's highly-guarded and walled atomic establishment, there are cheers in southern India, but tears in the western part of the country. Much to cheer about at Kudankulam, as India's largest nuclear power park situated not far from the tip of India, Kanyakumari, is now operational. The twin 1,000-megawatt atomic reactors ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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