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Bhopal Gas Tragedy

Irrfan Khan's Wife, Sutapa Sikdar, Posts An Emotional Message As Son Babil Khan Begins Shooting

Dec 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The film is set to release on 2 December 2022 and also features R Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, and Divyenndu Sharma in significant roles, in addition to Babil Khan.

37 years on, Bhopal Gas Tragedy Victims Still Await Adequate Compensation

Dec 02, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Thirty-seven years after the Bhopal gas tragedy, termed as the world's worst industrial disaster, the survivors and the kin of the deceased are still waiting to be compensated fairly with an organisation working for them claiming that each victim has so far received less than one-fifth of the allotted sum.


'The Railway Men': YRF Entertainment Announces Web Series Based On Bhopal Gas Tragedy

The series is set to star R Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Divyenndu Sharma and Babil Khan.

Pollution Control Day: Why India Has Some Of The Most Polluted Cities In The World

Dec 02, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Commemorating the Bhopal Gas Tragedy of 1984, the National Pollution Control Day is observed every year. Let's have a look at how pollution affects our lives, the reasons behind air pollution and ways to control pollution.


Provide Free Cancer Treatment To Bhopal Gas Tragedy Victims: MP High Court To State Govt.

The High Court has directed the Madhya Pradesh government to provide free cancer treatment to the victims of Bhopal Gas Tragedy at AIIMS Bhopal.

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13 July, 2021

MP Cabinet Rolls Out Rs 1,000 Additional Pension For Widows Of Bhopal Gas Leak Victims

Outlook Web Desk

The decision was taken despite the finance department's objections to the proposal of providing additional Rs 1,000 to these women, said Narottam Mishra.


03 December, 2020

Bhopal Gas Tragedy: Shivraj Singh Chouhan Announces Memorial

PTI

Tragedy survivors and their kin led by four NGOs working for the gas leak victims formed a human chain near the abandoned Union Carbide plant


09 May, 2020

Time We Learnt From Mistakes. Time We Had A Codified Tort Law In India

Areeb Uddin

Absence of codified tort law is one of the reasons that such incidents bypass the normal statutes with minimum damages, writes Areeb Uddin, a law student at Aligarh Muslim University.


07 May, 2020

It's Not Just Vizag And Bhopal: Past Major Gas Leaks In India

Outlook Web Bureau

Several major gas-leak related disasters have taken place in the last decade and incidentally, a lot of them were in Andhra Pradesh


25 December, 2019

Taking Art Beyond Entertainment: Photos Of Rohit Jain

Sathya Saran

Though he has in the past used his art to create other awareness stories, it is with ‘Aftermath’ that Rohit Jain, who is a grantee of the Pulitzer Centre’s grant for Crisis Reporting, has shown that Photography can reach beyond entertainment to espouse a cause and awaken the public to social consciousness.



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03 December, 2017

Lest We Forget: The Shocking Pictures Of Bhopal Gas Tragedy

Outlook Web Bureau

On the 33rd anniversary of the world’s worst industrial disaster, two organisations (Bhopal Gas Peedit Mahila Udyog Sangathan and Bhopal Gas Peedith Sangharsh Sahayog Samiti) working here among the victims of the Union Carbide gas disaster of 1984 have shared the pictures with Outlook.



14 November, 2017

As Delhi Continues To Choke, Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan Says Situation Not As Bad As Bhopal Gas Tragedy

Outlook Web Bureau

Bhopal Gas tragedy, the world's worst industrial disaster claimed the lives of 25,000 people in 1984.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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