KUDANKULUM

  • Kudankulam: 14 arrested, Bhushan files plea in SC September 11, 2012

    Kudankulam: Situation remained tense at Kudankulum where 14 protesters were arrested on Tuesday for pelting stones at the police and indulging in unlawful activities. With this the total number of arrests has gone up to 51 since Monday. Meanwhile, Prashant Bhushan has filed a petition in the Supreme Court to stop...
  • Kudankulum, Sistema figures in MedvedevSingh talks March 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Seeking to address concerns in Russia over cancellation of 2G licence involving telecom company Sistema, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday assured President Dmitry Medvedev that the Government is making efforts to ensure safety of foreign investments in the country. Singh and Medvedev reviewed the progress of Russiabuilt Kudankulam...
  • Chidambaram bats for Kudankulam Nproject February 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Home Minister P Chidambaram has recommended an early start to the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project. Speaking in Tirunelveli, Chidambaram said that the Centre was probing the flow of funds allegedly received by antiproject activists. He also welcomed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's announcement about constituting an expert...
  • Kudankulum Nplant safe for operations: Panel January 31, 2012

    New Delhi: An expert group constituted by the government on Kudankulum Nuclear Power Project on Tuesday submitted it's supplementary report. In the report, the panel concludes that the nuclear project is proceeding as per the stipulations of Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) and with all clearances it meets with current safety...
  • Remove uranium from Kudankulum plant: Villagers December 17, 2011

    Chennai: The villagers protesting against the Kudankulum nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu have demanded that the uranium inside the plant should be removed immediately. Several thousand villagers from the nearby areas have decided to take out a protest rally on Sunday against Prime Minister's announcement that the first nuclear...
  • Stir against Tamil Nadu Nplant intensifies October 13, 2011

    Chennai: The protests against the Kudankulum nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu have intensified with the villagers blocking all entry points to the project on Thursday. Around 700 of the 1000 scientists and engineers could not report for work at the Kudankulam nuclear plant, which is in the Tirunelveli district of...