A Ganesh Nadar/Rediff.com 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.com, 2 months ago
(Broken Shore) also known as Vidinthakarai (Shore of dawn) is a coastal village in Radhapuram Taluk in Tirunelveli District of Tamil Nadu State. The eastern high rocky shore often breaks and falls on the sea shore. That is the reason why this ...ZDNet, 3 weeks ago
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 Express, 1 month ago
IMAGE: In an earlier photograph, the protestors, mostly women, in Idinthakarai at the height of the protests. Photograph: A Ganesh Nadar/Rediff.com Rediff.com'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 ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
'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.com, 2 months ago
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