Union Carbide

Latest stories

4h
The Hindu
Bhopal gas tragedy victims press on with appeal arguments in U.S.Victims of the 1984 Bhopal poison gas disaster refused to let the embers die on
Bhopal gas tragedy victims press on with appeal arguments in U.S.
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
Victims of the 1984 Bhopal poison gas disaster refused to let the embers die on their U.S. lawsuit against alleged water polluters Union Carbide Company (UCC) when their lawyers this week filed arguments with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second... Read more
2d
New Kerala
Union Carbide accountable for water pollution: Bhopal victims to US court Lawyers representing communities living near the site of the Bhopal gas disas
Union Carbide accountable for water pollution: Bhopal victims to US court
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Lawyers representing communities living near the site of the Bhopal gas disaster, the world's worst industrial disaster, argued before the US Court of Appeals that Union... Read more
3d
CommonDreams.org
Bhopal Water Pollution Victims Ask Appeals Court to Hold Union Carbide AccountableWASHINGTON - Today, lawyers representing communities living near the site of th
Bhopal Water Pollution Victims Ask Appeals Court to Hold Union Carbide Accountable
CommonDreams.org / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON - Today, lawyers representing communities living near the site of the world’s worst industrial disaster, the Bhopal Gas Disaster, will argue to the U.S Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit that Union Carbide Corp. (UCC) is responsible... Read more
4d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
William RiggsWilliam E. Riggs, 88, Williamstown, W.Va., passed away August 31, 2015, at Mari
William Riggs
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
William E. Riggs, 88, Williamstown, W.Va., passed away August 31, 2015, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born June 14, 1927, in Pleasants County, W.Va., a son of the late James Bernard and Mamie Johnson Riggs. He was a Methodist by Faith and... Read more
10d
The Hindu
Nityanand Jayaraman Comment: Of contamination and cover-upsAny policy for remediation of contaminated sites should be based on sound scien
Nityanand Jayaraman Comment: Of contamination and cover-ups
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Any policy for remediation of contaminated sites should be based on sound science. And science is sound only when scientists and their work are subject to public scrutiny Thirty years after the Bhopal disaster, the recent upsurge of interest in the... Read more
18d
The Telegraph
Govt faces questions in Maggi caseNew Delhi, Aug. 17: The national consumer court today admitted a "class action"
Govt faces questions in Maggi case
The Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
New Delhi, Aug. 17: The national consumer court today admitted a "class action" suit by the Centre that sought compensation from Nestle for selling allegedly unsafe and mislabelled noodles but it repeatedly questioned the government's failure to... Read more
131 related stories
19d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
George S. Bradfield IIIGeorge Stewart Bradfield III, 76, of LaVale, Md., formerly of Sistersville, W.V
George S. Bradfield III
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
George Stewart Bradfield III, 76, of LaVale, Md., formerly of Sistersville, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on Aug. 15, 2015, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center. Born June 14, 1939, in Fly, Ohio, he was the son of the late George... Read more
21d
News 24 South Africa
Toxic waste from Bhopal plant being 'secretly' removedNew Delhi - More than three decades after the Bhopal gas disaster, Indian autho
Toxic waste from Bhopal plant being 'secretly' removed
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
New Delhi - More than three decades after the Bhopal gas disaster, Indian authorities have started removing toxic waste from the site for incineration, officials and news reports said on Friday. Some 350 tons of solid waste have been lying at the... Read more
21d
International Business Times
Bhopal gas tragedy: India begins clandestine operation to dispose of tonnes of toxic waste About 10 tonnes of toxic waste from the Union Carbide factory, which caused the
Bhopal gas tragedy: India begins clandestine operation to dispose of tonnes of toxic waste
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
About 10 tonnes of toxic waste from the Union Carbide factory, which caused the Bhopal gas tragedy in 1984, are being disposed of secretly in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh so as to void a public outcry. The waste is being burnt at a... Read more
22d
Inquirier.net
World’s worst industrial disastersDate: Dec. 2 to 3, 1984 Location: Plant in Bhopal, India Source: Dangerous ga
World’s worst industrial disasters
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
Date: Dec. 2 to 3, 1984 Location: Plant in Bhopal, India Source: Dangerous gas escaped from Union Carbide plant Casualty count: 15,000 to 20,000 dead Date: April 26, 1986 Location: Nuclear plant in Chernobyl, Ukraine Source: Reactor meltdown at... Read more
22d
New Kerala
Congress attitude in Parliament rivals assault on democracy during Emergency : PM Modi With the entire Monsoon Session of Parliament going waste due to co
Congress attitude in Parliament rivals assault on democracy during Emergency
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
: PM Modi With the entire Monsoon Session of Parliament going waste due to continued protests by the opposition parties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday compared... Read more
384 related stories
22d
New Kerala
Monsoon session ends without GST bill being passed A turbulent, rancorous and infructuous Monsoon session of Parliament ended on
Monsoon session ends without GST bill being passed
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
A turbulent, rancorous and infructuous Monsoon session of Parliament ended on Thursday without legislation including the Goods and Services Tax (GST) proposal being passed. MPs of the ruling BJP... Read more
384 related stories
22d
Business Standard India
10 things to know about the mostly unproductive monsoon sessionA stormy and largely unproductive monsoon session of Parliament ended on Thursd
10 things to know about the mostly unproductive monsoon session
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
A stormy and largely unproductive monsoon session of Parliament ended on Thursday afternoon without key legislation, such as the Bill for implementation of the goods and services tax (GST), getting cleared. Lawmakers of the ruling National Democratic... Read more
384 related stories
22d
Business Standard India
Who is Adil Shaharyar and why did Sushma Swaraj remind Congress of him?External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj came full guns blazing in Parliament on
Who is Adil Shaharyar and why did Sushma Swaraj remind Congress of him?
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj came full guns blazing in Parliament on Wednesday and tore into the Congress party, which had been demanding her resignation over the so-called ‘Lalitgate’ issue. Responding to the allegation of quid pro quo... Read more
384 related stories
23d
New Kerala
On last day of Monsoon session Government looks for ways to pass GST The monsoon session of Parliament comes to an end on Thursday after having fa
On last day of Monsoon session Government looks for ways to pass GST
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
The monsoon session of Parliament comes to an end on Thursday after having failed to transact a single business as the ruling BJP-led National Democratic Alliance meets in the... Read more
384 related stories
23d
The Telegraph
THE MUST-WATCH SHOW RECOMMENDED BY THE PRIME MINISTERTALKING POINT: WHERE’S PM’S VOICE? A sheaf of papers with Rahul Gandhi as he he
THE MUST-WATCH SHOW RECOMMENDED BY THE PRIME MINISTER
The Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
TALKING POINT: WHERE’S PM’S VOICE? A sheaf of papers with Rahul Gandhi as he heads to Parliament on Wednesday shows what looks like talking points for his speech. “Log PM Modi ko sunna chahte hai, woh unki rai janna chahte hai, Modigate par, Vyapam... Read more
384 related stories
23d
The Hindu
Sparks fly as Lok Sabha debates LalitgateIn a rare show of protest, Sonia rushes to the well The Lok Sabha finally deba
Sparks fly as Lok Sabha debates Lalitgate
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
In a rare show of protest, Sonia rushes to the well The Lok Sabha finally debated the Lalit Modi saga on the penultimate day of the Monsoon Session on Wednesday. The issue, along with the Vyapam scam, has stalled business from day one of the... Read more
384 related stories
23d
Business Standard India
Swaraj, Jaitley target GandhisThe attack on Rahul, replete with personal slights not only on him but the enti
Swaraj, Jaitley target Gandhis
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
The attack on Rahul, replete with personal slights not only on him but the entire Gandhi family, including Rajiv Gandhi, not only left Congress President Sonia Gandhi and son Rahul furious but is likely to widen the chasm between the Narendra Modi... Read more
384 related stories
23d
New Kerala
Government blames Congress for 'wrong steps' on Lalit Modi (Intro Roundup) The ruling BJP on Wednesday attacked the Congress in the Lok Sabha for the "w
Government blames Congress for 'wrong steps' on Lalit Modi (Intro Roundup)
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
The ruling BJP on Wednesday attacked the Congress in the Lok Sabha for the "wrong steps" taken to bring back former IPL chief Lalit Modi and rejected the opposition party's... Read more
384 related stories
23d
New Kerala
Not involved in quid pro quo: Sushma Swaraj Attacking the Congress on its charge that she benefited by helping former IPL
Not involved in quid pro quo: Sushma Swaraj
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Attacking the Congress on its charge that she benefited by helping former IPL chief Lalit Modi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday said "it was the Congress that allowed Warren Anderson... Read more
384 related stories
23d
New Kerala
Lalit Modi issue: No holds barred fight in Lok Sabha A blast from the past and no-holds-barred attacks marked the Lok Sabha discus
Lalit Modi issue: No holds barred fight in Lok Sabha
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
A blast from the past and no-holds-barred attacks marked the Lok Sabha discussion on the Lalit Modi controversy on Wednesday as Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj aggressively proclaimed her innocence... Read more
384 related stories
23d
New Kerala
Rahul says Sushma world's first 'secret humanitarian' Replying to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's feisty attack on the op
Rahul says Sushma world's first 'secret humanitarian'
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Replying to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's feisty attack on the opposition's claims and accusations, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday described her as the world's... Read more
384 related stories
23d
New Kerala
Sushma Swaraj hits back at Rahul Gandhi External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday asked Congress vice-pres
Sushma Swaraj hits back at Rahul Gandhi
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday asked Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to enquire from his mother Sonia Gandhi about Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson leaving the country after the... Read more
384 related stories
29d
The Daily Voice - Danbury
Praxair Buys Danbury Office Building For $20M For New World HQDANBURY, Conn. — After announcing last fall to great fanfare that it would buil
Praxair Buys Danbury Office Building For $20M For New World HQ
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 29 days ago
DANBURY, Conn. — After announcing last fall to great fanfare that it would build a brand new world headquarters in the city, Danbury-based Praxair Inc. has shifted gears and instead decided to purchase an office building for $20 million from GE... Read more
2 related stories
m
New Kerala
'Indian museums should go for visitor studies' Indian museums should go for visitor studies to evaluate visitor satisfaction
'Indian museums should go for visitor studies'
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Indian museums should go for visitor studies to evaluate visitor satisfaction and overall experience which could help them design better exhibits in the future, said experts associated with US's... Read more
m
Op-Ed News
Janine Wedel: Unaccountable; How Elite Power Brokers Corrupt Our Finances, Freedom and SecurityJanine R. Wedel is Professor School of Policy, Government, & International Affa
Janine Wedel: Unaccountable; How Elite Power Brokers Corrupt Our Finances, Freedom and Security
Op-Ed News / Posted 1 months ago
Janine R. Wedel is Professor School of Policy, Government, & International Affairs, George Mason University, author of the book, Unaccountable; How Elite Power Brokers Corrupt Our Finances, Freedom and Security. She is also a social... Read more
m
The Register NorthJersey.com
Lawyers for N.J., Exxon defend controversial pollution settlement in courtLawyers for Exxon Mobil and the Christie administration touted the benefits of
Lawyers for N.J., Exxon defend controversial pollution settlement in court
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
Lawyers for Exxon Mobil and the Christie administration touted the benefits of a controversial $225 million environmental settlement before a state judge on Thursday, trying to counter significant criticism of the deal from environmentalists and... Read more
3 related stories

People in this news