Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Bhopal Marathon: Under the Volcano

UNDER THE VOLCANO by Indra Sinha Indra Sinha, author of “Animal’s People” tells the story of local journalist, Raj Keswani, who has the dubious honour of being the man that loudly predicted the Bhopal Gas Disaster and found himself not being listened to. The first part of the story describes some of the incredible risks […]

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Survivors Groups Betrayed by National Institute for Research on Environmental Health

Press Conference  Addressing a press conference today representatives of five organizations working among the survivors of the Union Carbide gas disaster in Bhopal condemned the National Institute for Research on Environmental Health (NIREH) for betraying the promises made during its founding in October 2010. The organizations said that NIREH was established as the 31st centre […]

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The Bhopal Marathon: Life & Let Lie (Part 2.)

LIE & LET DIE (Part 2) Union Carbide refuses to share information about their gases involved in the toxic cloud that enveloped Bhopal. As the scale of death and injury became undeniable, Bhopal’s doctors claimed they were hampered by a lack of medical information from UCC, and were effectively reduced to treating symptoms.(9) For eye […]

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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.