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.
Punjab CM Designate Charanjit Singh Channi submits the letter to Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit afte the former was announced as the next CM of Punjab, at Raj Bhavan in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Punjab CM Designate Charanjit Singh Channi with Punjab Congress President Navjot Sidhu and senior party leader Harish Rawat after submitting the letter to Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit (unseen), in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Punjab CM Designate Charanjit Singh Channi with AICC member Sunny Mehta after submitting the letter to Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit (unseen), in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Punjab CM Designate Charanjit Singh Channi and other Congress leaders after the former was announced as the next CM of Punjab, outside Governor's residence in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Punjab CM Designate Charanjit Singh Channi along with Navjot Singh Sidhu and other Congress leaders after the former was announced as the next CM of Punjab, outside Governor's residence in Chandigarh.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?
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
We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.