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Why the DAE and AERB should monitor the situation at Taishan and place pause on India’s own EPR project: Dr EAS Sarma’s open letter

Why the DAE and AERB should monitor the situation at Taishan and place pause on India’s own EPR project: Dr EAS Sarma’s open letter

The reported radiological leak at the EPR-design Taishan nuclear facility in China has caused widespread concern, with the US, France and other countries closely monitoring the unfolding developments. Yet, the Indian government remains tight-lipped. India’s former Union Power Secretary, EAS Sarma who has been consistently drawing attention to the manyRead More

In memoriam: The People’s Advocate, Justice P B Sawant

In memoriam: The People’s Advocate, Justice P B Sawant

From the Editor's Desk, Jaitapur Updates February 19, 2021 at 6:40 am 0 comments

DiaNuke remembers with immense fondness and warmth, Justice P.B. Sawant, former Judge of the Supreme Court of India, who was closely associated with the struggles of agitating communities opposing the proposed Jaitapur nuclear project along India’s western coast. Justice Sawant passed away on the morning of February 15, 2021 atRead More

Jaitapur: a new nuclear folly

Jaitapur: a new nuclear folly

Jaitapur Updates August 17, 2011 at 1:12 am 0 comments

Danielle Sabai The Fukushima disaster has highlighted the fact that insecurity is inherent to nuclear energy. It is quite simple not possible to predict all the technical or human malfunctions or the outbursts of nature. This disaster, of a magnitude unequalled since Chernobyl and the extent of whose consequences isRead More

Jaitapur Tense (Update from Vaishali Patil – August 14, 2011)

Jaitapur Tense (Update from Vaishali Patil – August 14, 2011)

Jaitapur Updates, Resistance News August 15, 2011 at 4:46 am 3 comments

Tomorrow, 15th Aug., villagers of Sakhari Nate, Madban, Karel, Niveli along with surrounging villages haved decided to do flag hoisting in presence of Mahatma Gandhi’s grand son, Mr. Tushar Gandhi and Swami Agnivesh. In the background of Deputy C.M. Mr.Ajit Pawar’s statement regarding Jaitaputr Nuclear power project that “Government willRead More