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Greenpeace storms Russian oil platform in Arctic


August 24th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 24 (IANS) Environmental activists led by the head of Greenpeace International, Indian-origin South African Kumi Naidoo, Friday stormed a Russian oil platform, protesting drilling for oil in the ... Read more...

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Greenpeace protests Chevron oil spill off Brazil


November 19th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Nov 19 (IANS/EFE) A group of Greenpeace activists held a protest outside Chevron Corp's offices here Friday to draw attention to an oil spill off Brazil's southeastern ... Read more...

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350-kg ‘bharta’ to oppose Bt brinjal


September 6th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Greenpeace activists Tuesday helped prepare 350 kg of organic 'baingan ka bharta' -- one of India's most popular eggplant dishes -- in what was billed ... Read more...

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Australian police raid Greenpeace’s offices in Sydney


July 22nd, 2011 - 1:29 am ICT by BNO News
SYDNEY (BNO NEWS) -- Australian police on Thursday raided the head office of environmental lobby group Greenpeace International in Sydney after some group's members destroyed a genetically modified (GM) wheat crop in ... Read more...

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‘Renewable energy is answer to Bihar’s power woes’


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 22 (IANS) As electricity remains a major issue in Bihar polls, Greenpeace activists here Friday called for decentralisation of power generation and use of renewable sources to solve the state's ... Read more...

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Check ecological threat due to Orissa port: Greenpeace


September 23rd, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Activists of environment group, Greenpeace, Thursday accused the central government of inaction over checking the threat of ecological damage posed by a port in Orissa and sought ... Read more...

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Six Greenpeace activists arrested for protesting against Nuclear Liability Bill


August 25th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Six activists of the environment group Greenpeace were arrested here on Wednesday for protesting against the tabling of the Nuclear Liability Bill in Parliament.The activists held ... Read more...

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Greenpeace activists held for protesting n-bill (Lead)


August 25th, 2010 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Six activists of environmental group Greenpeace were detained Wednesday for protesting the civil nuclear liability bill in front of Parliament House here. "No charges have been levelled against ... Read more...

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Greenpeace activists held for protesting n-bill near parliament


August 25th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Six activists of global environmental group Greenpeace were detained Wednesday for protesting the proposed civil nuclear liability bill near Parliament House. The activists, including three women, were wearing ... Read more...

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Greenpeace shuts down 50 BP petrol stations


July 27th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Greenpeace activists protesting British Petroleum's (BP) "reckless" oil pursuit, shut down 50 petrol filling stations in central London Tuesday morning. The environmentalists claimed to have stopped the fuel ... Read more...

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Greenpeace activists demand justice for Tokyo Two


June 8th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): Greenpeace activists demanded justice for whales and their most vocal defenders, the Japanese activists Junichi Sato and Toru Suzuki, popularly known as the Tokyo Two, on World ... Read more...

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Greenpeace protests trial of two who exposed Japan whaling scam


June 8th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Environment organisation Greenpeace Tuesday held a demonstration to press their demand for justice for its two activists being tried in Japan for unravelling corruption in Japan's whaling ... Read more...

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Radiation levels down but not normal, says Greenpeace (Lead)


May 19th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Radiation levels have come down in the six hotspots of west Delhi's Mayapuri area but were still not normal, environmental NGO Greenpeace said Wednesday. It warned that ... Read more...

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Ban on commercial whaling might end soon


February 24th, 2010 - 12:51 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are reports that almost a quarter century old ban on commercial whaling could be overturned in the summer. The International Whaling Commission, which includes representatives from ... Read more...

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Junichi Sato & Toru Suzuki plead not guilty in the Whaling trial


February 16th, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Feb 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Junichi Sato and Toru Suzuki are pleading not guilty in the Japan’s whaling trial. They are 2 Greenpeace activists, who were investigating alleged embezzlement in the ... Read more...

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Anti-Whaling Activists Lands Up On Trial


February 16th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Tokyo, Feb 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) When social activism goes wrong, then be sure that you are in deep trouble. A similar kind of incident happened with two Japanese Greenpeace activists ... Read more...

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Greenpeace occupies Aztec-god sculpture in Mexico protest


February 5th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 5 (IANS/EFE) Greenpeace staged a protest in this Mexican capital to press demands for an effective climate-change treaty, occupying the fountain that famed artist Diego Rivera dedicated to Tlaloc, ... Read more...

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Greenpeace urges young MPs to lead renewable energy revolution


May 21st, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) India's young MPs have been urged by NGO Greenpeace to lead a "renewable energy revolution and save the planet from the gravest danger it faces - ... Read more...

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Greenpeace protests detention of Japanese anti-whaling activists


December 9th, 2008 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Dec 9 (DPA) Members of the environmental group Greenpeace Tuesday launched a major anti-whaling campaign in Japan in protest against the arrest of two activists who investigated corruption in the country's ... Read more...

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Greenpeace Say No to Coal at Climate Change Summit


December 7th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Poznan (Poland), Dec 7 (IANS) Mossy pine groves and picture postcard lakes give way to huge grey gashes in the earth where giant machines scoop up brown coal and deliver it to ... Read more...

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Margin will squeeze due to high input cost: Ratan Tata


August 28th, 2008 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 28 (IANS) Tata group chairman Ratan Tata Thursday said the profit margin of the group companies may suffer due to the high prices of raw materials.Speaking at Tata Steel's shareholders' ... Read more...

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Tata Steel condemns Greenpeace for agitating in Mumbai today


August 20th, 2008 - 11:31 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, August 20 (ANI): Tata Steel on Wednesday condemned the Greenpeace activists for agitating in front of Bombay House, Tata headquarters in Mumbai today. They said it is a clear indication ... Read more...

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TATA Steel condemns Greenpeace agitation, offers talks


August 20th, 2008 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Tata Steel has condemned Wednesday's demonstration by Greenpeace activists outside its Mumbai headquarters Bombay House, and said the environmental group was trying "to gain publicity for itself" instead ... Read more...

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Activists in Mumbai protest TATA’’s upcoming port in Orissa


August 20th, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, August 20 (ANI): Greenpeace activists in Mumbai staged a demonstration outside the headquarters of Tata company on Wednesday against a port that the company is planning to set up in ... Read more...

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Greenpeace campaigns in Chandigarh for fuel efficent cars


July 30th, 2008 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 30 (IANS) International environment NGO Greenpeace conducted a campaign here Wednesday, asking people to sign a declaration that urges the government to make it mandatory for automobile manufacturers to produce ... Read more...

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Greenpeace activists held in Japan for stealing whale meat


June 20th, 2008 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tokyo, June 20 (DPA) Japanese police Friday arrested two members of Greenpeace Japan on suspicion of stealing whale meat from a transport firm's distribution station in the northern city of Aomori. Junichi ... Read more...

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Greenpeace activists demand ban on genetically modified food


June 19th, 2008 - 10:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , June 19 (ANI): Activists of environment pressure group Greenpeace held a demonstration in New Delhi on Thursday protesting the presence of Genetically Modified (GM) ingredients in food products, ... Read more...

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Greenpeace activists protest against climate change problem


April 29th, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 29 (ANI): Greenpeace activists on Tuesday staged a doom scenario in the National Capital to depict the problems arising from climate change.We are depicting the scenario that will ... Read more...

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Act now to prevent climate change or rehabilitate 12.5 crore people, Greenpeace warns


April 29th, 2008 - 5:48 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr.29 (ANI): In a dramatic action early this morning, singer Rabbi joined Greenpeace activists who have occupied "prime real estate" and set up a "migrant colony" of hutments 35 ... Read more...

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Greenpeace activists urge reduction in coal burning


November 14th, 2007 - 2:44 am ICT by admin
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Greenpeace activists inscribe ‘Smoking Kills’ on Kolaghat Thermal plant’s chimney


November 14th, 2007 - 2:05 am ICT by admin
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