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Toxic fume kills woman in Thane

September 1st, 2012 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Thane (Maharashtra), Sep 1 (IANS) A 75-year-old woman suffocated to death and a man fell sick after inhaling toxic fumes that leaked out of a chemical tank near here Saturday, ... Read more...

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Apex court mulling total ban on plastic (Lead)

May 7th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday said it will consider whether to completely ban the use of plastic in the interests of animals and the environment.A bench ... Read more...

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Anti-nuclear protesters clash with police in northern Germany

November 26th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by BNO News
BERLIN (BNO NEWS) -- Anti-nuclear protesters clashed with police in Germany on Friday as a train carrying nuclear waste edged its way across the country, the dpa news agency reported on Saturday.Protesters ... Read more...

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Sludge kills 4 in Hungary

October 5th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
According to government officials four people died and seven are still missing in Hungary.Local residents said that it is an ecological disaster, which swallowed people. However sources claim that a wave of ... Read more...

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Radioactive risk warning as Russian fires out of control

August 10th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 10 (DPA) Firefighters in Russia had yet to make headway against the worst wildfires in the country's history Tuesday despite international help, with more than 550 fires still burning, the ... Read more...

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Self-healing behavior in zirconia may lead to radiation-resistant materials for nuclear plants

April 20th, 2008 - 12:16 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 20 (ANI): A new computer simulation by a scientist of Indian origin has revealed that a self-healing behavior in zirconia, a common ceramic, may lead to development of radiation-resistant ... Read more...

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