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'Radiation Leak' - 27 News Result(s)

  • Delhi: Mayapuri Market Still Does Not Have Radiation Check Facility

    Delhi: Mayapuri Market Still Does Not Have Radiation Check Facility

    Nearly four years after the Mayapuri scrap market in West Delhi was hit by a radiation leak, businessmen in the Asia's largest junk trade hub say no adequate preventive mechanism has been put in place by the authorities as promised after the incident...

  • Six Injured in 'Hot Water Spillage' at Kudankulam Nuclear Plant, No Radiation Leak

    Six Injured in 'Hot Water Spillage' at Kudankulam Nuclear Plant, No Radiation Leak

    Six workers at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu sustained nearly 50 per cent burn injuries today due to spillage of hot water in the turbine building.

  • Russian nuclear submarine catches fire; no injuries or leak

    Russian nuclear submarine catches fire; no injuries or leak

    Fire broke out on a Russian nuclear submarine undergoing repairs, but no injuries or radiation leaks have been reported.

  • Operator says new radioactive leak at Japan's Fukushima

    An estimated 300 tonnes of radioactive water is believed to have leaked from a tank at Japan's crippled nuclear plant, the operator said on Tuesday as it battled the latest toxic water threat.

  • US nuclear plant to be permanently shut down after radiation leak

    A nuclear power plant in California, which was shut down last year after a radiation leak, will be permanently closed, its owners said on Friday.

  • At least four exposed to radiation after Japan laboratory leak: agency

    At least four exposed to radiation after Japan laboratory leak: agency

    At least four people, and possibly up to 55, were exposed to radiation when radioactive material leaked during a laboratory experiment in Japan, the facility's operators said on Saturday, although authorities were not told of the leak for two days.

  • Japan's Fukushima plant springs another radioactive leak

    Japan's Fukushima plant springs another radioactive leak

    Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant has sprung yet another leak of radioactive water, its operator said on Thursday, the latest in an increasingly long line of mishaps to rattle public confidence.

  • Precarious Japan nuclear plant raises safety concerns

    Precarious Japan nuclear plant raises safety concerns

    Recent problems at Japan's crippled nuclear power plant are highlighting its precarious state two years after it was damaged by a massive earthquake and tsunami.

  • Russia: Nuclear submarine fire finally put out

    Russia: Nuclear submarine fire finally put out

    Firefighters extinguished a massive fire aboard a docked Russian nuclear submarine on Friday as some crew members remained inside, officials said, assuring that there was no radiation leak and that the vessel's nuclear-tipped missiles were not on boa...

  • Six DU professors charged in Mayapuri radiation case

    Six DU professors charged in Mayapuri radiation case

    Delhi Police has filed a chargesheet against six Delhi University teachers in the Mayapuri radiation leak incident that killed one and affected 10 people last year. Six professors from the Chemistry Department - VS Parmar (Head of Department), AV Pr...

  • More obstacles impede crews in Japan N-crisis

    More obstacles impede crews in Japan N-crisis

    Mounting problems, including incorrect radiation figures and a shortage of storage tanks, stymied emergency workers Sunday as they tried to nudge Japan's stricken nuclear complex back from the edge of disaster.Workers are struggling to remove radioactive water from the tsunami-ravaged nuclear compou...

  • Japan quake: Danger posed by radioactivity hard to assess

    Japan quake: Danger posed by radioactivity hard to assess

    The different radioactive materials being reported at the nuclear accidents in Japan range from relatively benign to extremely worrisome. (Watch: Explosion at Fukushima nuclear power plant)The central problem in assessing the degree of danger is that the amounts of various radioactive releases into ...

  • Delhi can exhale, all Cobalt 60 found, moved to safety

    The Department of Atomic Energy has confirmed that all the missing Cobalt 60 from Delhi University (DU) has been recovered. Sixteen pencils containing the radioactive material have been located and have been safely moved to the Narora Atomic Power Station. (Read & Watch: Radiation leak source ...

  • Radiation leak: Warning label overlooked by DU?

    Radiation leak: Warning label overlooked by DU?

    Even as the search continues for a part of the missing deadly Cobalt-60 in north India which was callously sold by the Delhi University to a scrap dealer, NDTV's Science Editor Pallava Bagla visited a similar Gammacell - a machine that weighs as much as the combined weight of 8-10 full grown elephan...

  • Radiation death a wake-up call: Kapil Sibal

    Describing the Delhi radiation death case as a "wake-up call," Kapil Sibal said the Centre was proposing a regulatory framework for educational institutions that deal with such material.

  • No lessons learnt after toxic blunder

    It's been three weeks since radiation was first detected, since then 11 people have been hospitalized, one person has died but at Mayapuri's scrap market, as far as safety goes, nothing much has changed.

  • Delhi University may face action for radiation leak

    The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board has said Delhi University can be penalised for violating the rules and for carelessly discarding radioactive material.

  • Delhi's poor response to radiation exposure

    Three weeks since exposure to deadly radiation sent 19-year-old Gaurav to the hospital, his relatives have been waiting anxiously.

  • Radiation leak source traced to Delhi University Chemistry lab

    Radiation leak source traced to Delhi University Chemistry lab

    The origin of radioactive Cobalt-60 found in west Delhi's Mayapuri has been traced to Delhi University's Chemistry Department where it was lying unused since the last 25 years.

  • Delhi radiation exposure: One patient dies

    Delhi radiation exposure: One patient dies

    A man hospitalised after radiation exposure in the national capital earlier this month died due to multi-organ failure on Monday, doctors said.

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