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Modi’s nuclear misadventures in ‘achchhe din’ – courting disasters in Jaitapur, Kovvada and Mithi Virdi

Modi’s nuclear misadventures in ‘achchhe din’ – courting disasters in Jaitapur, Kovvada and Mithi Virdi

Homepage June 3, 2015 at 2:06 pm 0 comments

Least realising the Achilles’ heel of former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was the Civil Nuclear Deal with the United States of America despite Singh’s misplaced belief that the nuclear deal brought glory to him as Prime Minister, the immediately succeeding Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi enthused himself to embark upon a vigorous nuclear diplomacy.

Centre slams NPCIL over propsed Gujarat power plant

Centre slams NPCIL over propsed Gujarat power plant

Latest, Mithivirdi October 9, 2014 at 3:35 pm 0 comments

The Union Ministry for Environment and Forests (MoEF), which has fast-tracked other green clearances, has ripped apart the Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL)’s environment impact assessment report on the proposed atomic power plant near Gujarat’s South Saurashtra coast, citing lack of clarity on several issues.

Gujarat N-power plant: top panel orders revision of environmental report citing poor radioactive data

Gujarat N-power plant: top panel orders revision of environmental report citing poor radioactive data

Latest October 7, 2014 at 3:58 pm 0 comments

In an important breather to farmers of Bhavnagar district of Gujarat protesting against the proposed nuclear power plant near Mithi Virdi on South Saurashtra coast, the Expert Appraisal Committee (Nuclear) of the Union ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) has asked the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) to “revise” and “resubmit” its Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) report of the project, as it lacks clarify on a large number of issues. The panel, simultaneously, criticized the NPCIL for an important delay – for taking three long years to submit proposal for environmental clearance following “site clearance” of the project by the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB).

Villagers’ struggle intensifies in Gujarat against the American nuclear project

Villagers’ struggle intensifies in Gujarat against the American nuclear project

Antinuclear Movement, Mithivirdi October 1, 2014 at 1:47 pm 0 comments

The affected villagers of proposed 6000 MW Nuclear Power Plant at Mithi Virdi – Jaspara organised a protest in their villages on 28 September 2014 during the USA visit of Mr. Modi, the Prime Minister of India.