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Missing environmental activist T Mugilan found in Andhra Pradesh's Tirupati after five months
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Missing environmental activist T Mugilan found in Andhra Pradesh's Tirupati after five months

In May last year, 14 people were killed and more than 60 were injured in the alleged police firing during the violent protest against the Sterlite plant in Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu.

Anti-Sterlite protest in Tuticorin: Protester succumbs to injuries after five months, toll rises to 14
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Anti-Sterlite protest in Tuticorin: Protester succumbs to injuries after five months, toll rises to 14

Justine was in the coma for past five months. On 22 May, 13 people were killed and more than 60 injured in the alleged police firing during the violent protest against Sterlite plant in Thoothukudi.

Three-member NGT panel inspects Sterlite copper plant unit in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin, conducts public hearing
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Three-member NGT panel inspects Sterlite copper plant unit in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin, conducts public hearing

Earlier on Sunday, the three-member panel set up by NGT inspected the Sterlite copper unit, which was closed by the Tamil Nadu government on 28 May on environment grounds in the wake of protests by locals

Sterlite Plant row: Tamil Nadu rejects Centre's report on groundwater contamination in Thoothukudi district, calls it vague, unscientific
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Sterlite Plant row: Tamil Nadu rejects Centre's report on groundwater contamination in Thoothukudi district, calls it vague, unscientific

The Tamil Nadu Government rejected the report and requested the Centre to immediately withdraw the entire report.

Vedanta will suffer loss of $100 million if Tuticorin copper smelter remains shut for a year, says Anil Agarwal
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Vedanta will suffer loss of $100 million if Tuticorin copper smelter remains shut for a year, says Anil Agarwal

Vedanta has sought a permanent injunction against the state government from interfering with the operations of its copper smelter

Tuticorin villagers accuse Left outfit Makkal Adhikaram of inciting violence during anti-Sterlite protests, claim they were 'brainwashed'
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Tuticorin villagers accuse Left outfit Makkal Adhikaram of inciting violence during anti-Sterlite protests, claim they were 'brainwashed'

Blaming Makkal Adhikaram (People's Power) for the picketing of the district collectorate, Madathur villagers in Tuticorin district accused the outfit and its allied organisations of "changing their hearts".

Anatomy of a protest: Thoothukudi remains angry 18 days later
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Anatomy of a protest: Thoothukudi remains angry 18 days later

The answer to the question 'Why did the anti-Sterlite protest turn violent?' lies in the events that unfolded in Thoothukudi in the preceding two weeks

Anti-Sterlite protest of 22 May: A story of rage and death in Thoothukudi, told through ink
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Anti-Sterlite protest of 22 May: A story of rage and death in Thoothukudi, told through ink

An illustrated re-telling of the anti-Sterlite rally of May 22 in Thoothukudi, based on conversations with eyewitnesses

The anti-Sterlite protest of 22 May: A day of rage and death in Thoothukudi
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The anti-Sterlite protest of 22 May: A day of rage and death in Thoothukudi

An illustrated re-telling of the anti-Sterlite rally of May 22 in Thoothukudi, based on conversations with eyewitnesses