Monthly Archives: February 2011

Supreme Court fast-tracks Bhopal cases

From NDTV New Delhi: The Supreme Court today issued notices to the Union Carbide Corporation, Dow Chemicals and others on a Centre’s plea seeking enhancement of compensation to the victims of 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy from Rs. 750 crore to Rs. 7,700 crore. The apex court also sought replies of Mcleod Russel India, which holds […]

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Cancer cases in Bhopal have tripled: ICMR study

From The Times of India online NEW DELHI, FEB 27: Cancer cases in Bhopal — the city which saw one of the world’s worst industrial disasters — have more than tripled among men and more than doubled among women between 1988 and 2007. A 19-year-long study, conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research, has […]

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We believe Dow must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.