Alang

  • Gujarat yatra: Health, pollution woes in Alang ignored 05-12-2012 09:00 AM

    Bhavnagar: It's Day 3 of CNN-IBN's Gujarat yatra and CNN-IBN heads to Bhavnagar, where life revolves around a ship breaking yard. Alang, that employs almost 50,000 people, is a big money spinner both for the state and the central government, but is also a big polluter. Alang, the graveyard of...
  • Navy to salvage ship stranded at Juhu beach 16-06-2011 04:44 PM

    Mumbai: Indian Navy on Thursday started a salvage operation for 'MV Wisdom', which has been stranded at Mumbai's Juhu beach since Sunday. Navy helicopters are dropping heavy duty steel cables and other equipments on the deck of the merchant vessel. Once the cables are fastened on to 'MV Wisdom', tug...
  • Toxic ship Gulf Jash heads towards Gujarat port 01-06-2011 01:31 PM

    New Delhi: After the controversial Blue Lady, Clemenceau and Platinum II, another infamous toxic ship is making its way to the Indian waters. Gulf Jash, which was earlier named Probo Koala, may reach Alang ship breaking yard in Gujarat for dismantling. The ship turned towards the Indian waters after it...
  • Watch: Central team to probe into toxic ship in Gujarat 20-10-2009 02:26 AM

    Reportedly the radioactive material is now leaking from the ship. ...
  • Toxic ship docks at Alang 16-08-2006 03:55 PM

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