Haripur Updates

Resources, Updates May 12, 2011 at 2:42 am 0 comments

  After Fukushima, Buddha non-committal on Haripur nuclear plant Kolkata: With CPI(M) general secretary Prakash Karat demanding a stop on all new nuclear projects, West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Sunday remained non-committal on whether the state government would allow the proposed coastal nuclear power plant at Haripur inRead More

Karat pulls the plug on CM’s N-power plan

India's Nuclear Expansion, Updates April 22, 2011 at 2:07 pm 0 comments

    News Courtesy: Times of India Fissures in the CPM came to the fore yet again with CPM general secretary Prakash Karat on Thursday calling for a stop on the commissioning of nuclear reactors, including the ones requisitioned for Haripur in East Midnapore. Karat’s announcement marked a U-turn onRead More

Kudankulam villagers in catch -22 situation over Nuclear plant

Updates April 21, 2011 at 4:37 am 0 comments

    KUDANKULAM: As protestors in Ratnagiri are being lathi-charged for opposing the idea of a nuclear power plant at Jaitapur , down south in Kudankulam, the villagers are stoically eyeing an uneasy future. A few weeks from now, this Tamil Nadu village will witness the commissioning of perhaps theRead More

Jaitapur villagers regret Sena intervention

Updates April 21, 2011 at 4:33 am 0 comments

    Courtesy DNA: http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report_jaitapur-villagers-regret-sena-intervention_1534282     As the ruling Congress-NCP accuses the Shiv Sena for ‘politicising’ the movement against the proposed 9900 MW nuclear power plant at Jaitapur, villagers against the project expressed unhappiness at the hijacking of their otherwise peaceful movement by the Shiv Sena that resulted in violenceRead More