BHOPAL GAS TRAGEDY

  • Watch: Kal Penn on Bhopal gas tragedy December 5, 2014

    Kal Penn is known for his international roles but this time he will be seen in an Indian film that depicts the Bhopal Gas Tragedy. The film titled- 'Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain' released on Friday. ...
  • Watch: Photographer Raghu Rai recounts the horror of the Bhopal gas tragedy December 3, 2014

    Acclaimed photographer Raghu Rai recounts the horror 30 years since the Bhopal gas tragedy left over 10000 dead and crippled for generations to come. "The burial of an unknown child became an iconic image as a symbol of Bhopal Gas tragedy," said Raghu Rai. ...
  • Behind the scenes of 'Bhopal: A prayer for rain' December 3, 2014

    Ravi Kumar directed Bhopal: 'A prayer for rain' talks about the biggest disaster in human history that claimed 10,000 innocent lives within a few hours. It is after 30 years that a film tells us the truth of that fateful night of December 3, 1984. ...
  • Reliving the Bhopal gas tragedy: Disaster that could have been averted December 3, 2014

    The Bhopal tragedy was a disaster in the making as several warnings were ignored. The carbide plant at Bhopal was inferior in design to the one at Virginia and local administration had no information about the nature of the toxic gas that had leaked. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 31, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay October 31, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: 4th school rape in a month in Bangalore raises questions on security October 31, 2014

    Sexual assault in schools of Bangalore and Hyderabad reported. Teacher has been arrested for raping a six-year-old in Bangalore. This is the third such case in a month. The Karnataka Home Minister tells CNN-IBN that a circular has been sent across to all the schools and action will soon be...
  • World's worst corporate criminal died unshackled, says Satinath Sarangi October 31, 2014

    Former Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson, wanted in India in connection with the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy which claimed over 3,000 lives in one of the world's most lethal industrial accidents, has died in the US state of Florida aged 92. Activist Satinath Sarangi said, "The struggle will go on...
  • Is India under US pressure on the nuke liability law? September 19, 2013

    A controversy has erupted over the Indo-US nuclear deal ahead of the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Washington next week. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Cabinet Committee on Security is all set to clear a deal between Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) and American company Westinghouse, which...
  • India Positive: Lighting up the path of Bhopal gas tragedy victims December 8, 2012

    NGO Swabhiman Kendriya has been working with the victims of the worst industrial tragedy in the world, making them self reliant. ...
  • London civic body opposes Dow as Olympic sponsor July 12, 2012

    London's municipal authority has urged the organisers of the upcoming London Olympics to rethink their relationship with Dow Chemicals. ...
  • Dow should not sponsor Olympics: Jayanthi Natarajan February 17, 2012

    A day after the International Olympic Council (IOC) turned down the Indian Olympics Association's (IOA) request to drop Dow as a sponsor for the Olympics, Enviroment Minister Jayathi Natarajan on Friday slammed the decision. Jayanthi said, "Someone who is responsible for such a tremendous environmental disaster should not sponsor Olympics." ...
  • Resignation a moral decision: Olympics Ethics Panel chief January 27, 2012

    Meredith Alexander quit, taking a moral stance, in support of the victims of the Bhopal gas tragedy and said the London Games organisers should scrap the sponsorship deal with Dow Chemicals. ...
  • Did not bend to pressure from Bhopal victims: Dow December 19, 2011

    Dow Chemicals on Monday clarified that it was never branding the 2012 Games with its logo in the first place. ...
  • Dow shadow getting darker over London Olympics December 14, 2011

    Bhopal gas tragedy victims asked the IOA to boycott the Olympics if Dow Chemicals remains as one of the sponsors. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 2, 2011

    CBI arrests Mahipal Maderna in Bhanwari Devi case. Dow Chemical says it wont pay more to Bhopal victims. ...
  • Bhopal: SC upholds charges against 7 accused May 11, 2011

    Delivering a setback to the CBI and Madhya Pradesh government, the Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the charges against seven people accused in the Bhopal gas tragedy case. ...
  • No protection for Bhopal tragedy victims: Ahmadi May 11, 2011

    Chief justice AH Ahmadi had defended his 1996 judgment on the Bhopal gas tragedy on CNNIBN last year. ...
  • CNNIBN @ 5: Revisiting Bhopal gas tragedy January 21, 2011

    CNNIBN's Nilanjana Bose revisits Bhopal gas tragedy and the trauma for the HIV patients. ...
  • Victims of Bhopal gas tragedy ditched yet again October 28, 2010

    Attorney General of India Goolam Vahanvati has advised the Centre not to become a party in the compensation case for environmental damages pending against the Union Carbide. ...
  • SC reopens Bhopal gas case with stronger charges August 31, 2010

    The apex court reopened the Bhopal gas tragedy case on CBI's plea. It now contains stronger charges against the accused....
  • India to pursue Dow Chemicals case August 19, 2010

    New Delhi: Denying any kind of US pressure, the government said India would not go soft on Dow Chemicals, after a senior US official said pursuing the Bhopal case might hit IndoUS trade relations. The issue was raised as the Bhopal gas leak case came in focus again, with reports of...
  • India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 12, 2010

    Take a look at the top stories, big news and the newsmakers of the day on CNNIBN. ...
  • Govt faces Oppn's ire during Bhopal debate August 12, 2010

    On Thursday, Home Minister P Chidambaram said that former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi was not responsible for Warren Anderson's escape. ...
  • Bhopal tragedy: Will the truth ever come out? August 11, 2010

    Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Arjun Singh broke his silence over what exactly transpired after the Bhopal gas leak tragedy and who let former CEO of Union Carbide, Warren Anderson, get away after being arrested. The key point from Arjun Singh's speech in the Rajya Sabha was the clean chit...
  • Govt to take over Bhopal Memorial Hospital July 18, 2010

    CNNIBN had earlier showed how the hospital, meant for treating Bhopal gas tragedy victims was catering to the rich. ...
  • Save Bhopal: Save children born after the tragedy July 14, 2010

    Meet Rashid Ali, who has to live with the daily challenge of caring for a severely impaired child. ...
  • Save Bhopal: Help 6yrold victim Meenakshi July 13, 2010

    Meenakshis growth is severely stunted and she learned to walk only at age 4. She began to speak just a year ago. ...
  • CJ: Activist's fight for the Bhopal cause June 27, 2010

    This week, the Citizen Journalist show talks to the Bhopal gas victims who had come all the way to Delhi to protest the compensation package proposed by the Government. ...
  • Will US ever agree to extradite Warren Anderson? June 23, 2010

    The government's Group Of Ministers' report submitted to the prime minister on the Bhopal gas disaster on Tuesday, has recommended a fresh attempt at the extradition of former chief of Union Carbide Warren Anderson. Is this at all possible? Or is the government simply keeping up a facade on Anderson's...