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Accident Sites – radiation, cancer, blindness, tardiness, cover-ups. The lessons from the Kalpakkam nuclear facility

TEHELKA travels to Kalpakkam and Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu where two nuclear plants are located.

IN AN inconspicuous corner of the Department of Atomic Energy’s (DAE) website is a large map that could easily belong in a student’s science textbook. On the map that captures atomic energy establishments in India, it isn’t difficult to find Kalpakkam. Read more »

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Why do I support the Indo-US Nuclear Deal?

My Cousin asked me “Why do I support the Indo-US Nuclear Deal?” I know lot of people have spoken on the issue yet confused us a lot. I’ll give my simple argument. India is growing. We need energy to sustain this growth. So far we have been dependent on Oil and Coal for energy and Read more »

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