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.
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
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.
Several major gas-leak related disasters have taken place in the last decade and incidentally, a lot of them were in Andhra Pradesh
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.
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.
Bhopal Gas tragedy, the world's worst industrial disaster claimed the lives of 25,000 people in 1984.
Artists welcome tourists as they arrive to board Cordelia cruise ship on their way from Mumbai to Lakshadweep, during a Kerala Tourism event, in Kochi.PTI Photo
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath being presented a memento during a public rally, in Dadri.PTI Photo
A medic prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary in Srinagar.PTI Photo/S. Irfan
Surat: SMC demolishes Majura Fire Station's building in Surat.PTI Photo
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hands over a smart health card under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' (BSKY) scheme to a beneficiary, in Balangir district.PTI Photo
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates