Nuclear Reactor

  • Kudankulam protesters form human chains in sea September 13, 2012

    The villagers protesting against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant on Thursday entered sea water and started a 'Jal Satyagraha' demanding the loading of uranium fuel in the reactors be stopped. ...
  • Japan: radiation contaminates food and milk March 21, 2011

    The Japanese government has issued an advisory to a village near Fukushima Daiichi plant not to drink tap water, due to elevated levels of radioactive iodine. ...
  • Efforts on to contain damage at Japan Nplant March 16, 2011

    Desperate efforts were on to contain the damage at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear power plant as radiation levels peaked in the area. ...
  • Fear of another Chernobyl haunts Japan March 16, 2011

    The latest nuclear disaster in Japan is considered the worst since Chernobyl back in 1986. ...
  • How will the Japan quake affect Indian economy? March 15, 2011

    Rajdeep Sardesai talks to FICCI Director General Dr Rajiv Kumar about possible effects of the Japan earthquake on India's economy. ...
  • 'Indian nuclear reactors can handle calamities' March 15, 2011

    Talking to CNNIBN, Atomic Energy Commission Chairman Srikumar Bannerji said Indian reactors have been built to handle seismic activity and tsunamis, and have faced both. He also said India is closely monitoring the situation in Japan. ...
  • Disaster zone Japan: ground report March 14, 2011

    A special show with stories from Japan, that suffered a major earthquake, tsunami and is now under a nuclear threat. ...
  • Japan: another nuclear plant explosion likely March 13, 2011

    Government officials have warned that a second explosion could occur at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. The Japanese Prime Minister has ordered widespread power outages to save energy. ...
  • North Korea opens nuclear facility to Western media February 23, 2008

    Yongbyon is at the heart of North Korea's secret nuclear programme an area barred for decades to all except those who worked there, and select members of the North Korean politburo. Now for the first time, the North Koreans opened the doors of Yongbyon to a Western television crew....