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Coronavirus Outbreak: How do we mitigate the impact of gray rhino events in the future?— Part 3
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Coronavirus Outbreak: How do we mitigate the impact of gray rhino events in the future?— Part 3

COVID-19 is a gray rhino event as it could be seen in advance because of its size and the early warning it gave.

Bhopal gas tragedy 35 years on: A look back at how the industrial disaster that claimed thousands of lives occurred
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Bhopal gas tragedy 35 years on: A look back at how the industrial disaster that claimed thousands of lives occurred

Bhopal gas tragedy marks 35 years today on 3 December. Known to be the worst industrial disaster world in terms of loss of human lives, the tragedy, for the first time, made people aware of the magnitude of a peace-time calamity.

Ahead of Bhopal gas tragedy anniversary, hundreds of survivors form human chain, demand Dow Chemicals pay compensation
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Ahead of Bhopal gas tragedy anniversary, hundreds of survivors form human chain, demand Dow Chemicals pay compensation

Leaking toxic gas from the now-defunct Union Carbide factory in Bhopal resulted in the deaths of thousands of people and left lakhs maimed on the intervening night of 2-3 December, 1984.

Bhopal gas tragedy activist Abdul Jabbar passes away due to cardiac arrest; 62-yr-old survived by wife, three children
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Bhopal gas tragedy activist Abdul Jabbar passes away due to cardiac arrest; 62-yr-old survived by wife, three children

Bhopal Gas Tragedy social activist died of cardiac arrest on Thursday night, he was 62 and is survived by his wife and three children

Photojournalist Raghu Rai honoured with first ever Academy of Fine Arts' William Klein award for photography
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Photojournalist Raghu Rai honoured with first ever Academy of Fine Arts' William Klein award for photography

An exhibition celebrating Rai's work will be set up from at 24 October, 2019 to 24 November, 2019 in the the Academy, at the Palais de l’Institut de France.

Congress hatched 'Hindu terror' conspiracy to defame country's religious heritage: Narendra Modi in Madhya Pradesh
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Congress hatched 'Hindu terror' conspiracy to defame country's religious heritage: Narendra Modi in Madhya Pradesh

Referring to Congress leader Sam Pitroda's 'hua to hua' remark on the anti-Sikh riots in 1984, Modi said it showed the Opposition party's mentality.

Narendra Modi dares Congress to fight remaining phases of LS polls on self-respect of 'Bofors-accused' PM
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Narendra Modi dares Congress to fight remaining phases of LS polls on self-respect of 'Bofors-accused' PM

Last week, Modi, while addressing a rally in Uttar Pradesh, had said, 'Your father (Rajiv Gandhi) was termed 'Mr Clean' by his courtiers, but his life ended as 'bhrashtachari No 1.'

Narendra Modi to News18: Congress admitted to its 'anyay' over 60 years with 'Ab Hoga Nyay' campaign slogan
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Narendra Modi to News18: Congress admitted to its 'anyay' over 60 years with 'Ab Hoga Nyay' campaign slogan

In an interview, Narendra Modi said that Congress had admitted to the 60 years of injustice they were responsible for, with their 'Ab Hoga Nyay' campaign

Uriyadi 2 movie review: Vijay Kumar follows up his impressive debut with a sharp take on Sterlite protests
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Uriyadi 2 movie review: Vijay Kumar follows up his impressive debut with a sharp take on Sterlite protests

Uriyadi 2 is topical at a time when Lok Sabha Election 2019 is advancing. The director is able to create suitable impact with its storyline and presentation.

A new generation inherits poisoned genes of Bhopal gas tragedy, and the broken promises of govts too
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A new generation inherits poisoned genes of Bhopal gas tragedy, and the broken promises of govts too

Even 35 years after the Bhopal gas tragedy, the city is still feeling its after-effects. Those born to the survivors have been afflicted with birth defects, while the survivors themselves suffer from a myriad of ailments.

Bhopal Gas Tragedy: 34 years later, 1985 govt memo reveals 'Operation Faith' was riddled with coverups
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Bhopal Gas Tragedy: 34 years later, 1985 govt memo reveals 'Operation Faith' was riddled with coverups

'Operation Faith', which was launched to tackle massive man-made disaster at Bhopal in 1984 was riddled with contradictions and cover-ups. An internal note (969-JSP-85/21-3) from Prime Minister Office (PMO) 21 March, 1985 suggested several individuals, choked by the lethal gas, have started regular routine and work.

Bhopal gas tragedy: Rajiv Gandhi govt ignored help from Italy, reveals note; 34 yrs on, relief still a distant dream
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Bhopal gas tragedy: Rajiv Gandhi govt ignored help from Italy, reveals note; 34 yrs on, relief still a distant dream

The Rajiv Gandhi government ignored Italy's offer in the aftermath of Bhopal gas tragedy to provide assistance in containment, evaluation as well as relief work based on Italy's experience in a similar disaster in Seveso near Milan in 1976

Bhopal gas tragedy: Wrong medication killed more people, reveal PMO files; 20-25 dying per month even after 34 years
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Bhopal gas tragedy: Wrong medication killed more people, reveal PMO files; 20-25 dying per month even after 34 years

Tragedy did not strike Bhopal on the intervening night of 2-3 December 1984 but thereafter as horrible relief and rehabilitation measures including wrong medication killed thousands, reveal documents accessed from then prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's office

Narendra Modi attacks Congress for comparing sliding rupee with his mother, says party relying on non-issues for polls
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Narendra Modi attacks Congress for comparing sliding rupee with his mother, says party relying on non-issues for polls

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday hit out at the Congress Saturday, days after its leader Raj Babbar compared the rupee's slide with the age of his mother, saying those who did not have issues to talk about, resort to abusing someone else's mother.

In Madhya Pradesh polls, victims of Bhopal gas tragedy vow to vote for party that promises compensation
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In Madhya Pradesh polls, victims of Bhopal gas tragedy vow to vote for party that promises compensation

Groups working for victims of the Bhopal gas tragedy in Madhya Pradesh polls made the decision to vote only for the party that promises compensation at a meeting in September.

Kamala Mills fire: Compound owner Ravi Bhandari moves SC challenging his arrest, calls it 'illegal detention'
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Kamala Mills fire: Compound owner Ravi Bhandari moves SC challenging his arrest, calls it 'illegal detention'

The owner of Mumbai's Kamala Mills on Friday moved the Supreme Court challenging his arrest in connection with a fire that claimed 14 lives in December last year.

Bhopal gas tragedy survivors to campaign against BJP in Madhya Pradesh bypolls
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Bhopal gas tragedy survivors to campaign against BJP in Madhya Pradesh bypolls

The organisations working for the cause of the Bhopal gas tragedy victims on Thursday said they will campaign against the BJP in the upcoming bypolls to two Assembly seats in Madhya Pradesh.

Supreme Court asks MP High Court Chief Justice to constitute dedicated bench for Bhopal gas tragedy cases
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Supreme Court asks MP High Court Chief Justice to constitute dedicated bench for Bhopal gas tragedy cases

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Madhya Pradesh High Court chief justice to constitute a dedicated bench to hear matters related to Bhopal gas tragedy victims.

Demonstrations mark 33rd anniversary of Bhopal gas tragedy as protesters demand justice
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Demonstrations mark 33rd anniversary of Bhopal gas tragedy as protesters demand justice

Angry protests were witnessed in Bhopal on Sunday as the city marked the 33rd anniversary of the gas tragedy that killed thousands.

Bhopal gas tragedy: 33 years on, survivors still await adequate compensation, medical treatment
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Bhopal gas tragedy: 33 years on, survivors still await adequate compensation, medical treatment

Thirty-three years after the Bhopal gas tragedy, survivors are still fighting for adequate compensation and proper medical treatment for ailments caused by the toxic leak.