19 Sep 2011
Accusing the Centre of "abdicating" its responsibilities,Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh that work on the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project be halted till the fears of the people in the area are allayed.
08 Jun 2016
Washington: The Nuclear Power Corporation of India and US firm Westinghouse have agreed to begin engineering and site design work immediately for six nuclear power plant reactors in India and conclude contractual arrangements by June 2017, the White House said today.
17 Dec 2011
Anti-Koodankulam nuclear power plant protestors on Saturday criticised Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's announcement that the project would be operationalised in a few weeks and set December 31 as the deadline for the Centre to remove the uranium kept in the plant or else face "intensified agitation".
13 Nov 2011
Amid the impasse on the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant, anti-nuclear activists on Sunday converged here under the umbrella of a yatra which was taken to the KNPP site in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelveli district.
14 Dec 2011
Anti-Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project activists will observe a fast and hoist black flags atop their houses for three days protesting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Russia.
18 Oct 2011
Blaming the Centre's "inaction" for the stalemate over the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant issue, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Tuesday said her government was firm on suspension of the work on the controversial project till people's concerns were addressed.
15 Dec 2011
The third round of talks between the central expert group and the state committee to break the logjam over Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) on Thursday did not make any headway, as an anti-KNPP activist termed it 'not satisfactory.'
05 Feb 2012
Strongly batting for early commissioning of Koodankulam nuclear power project, Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday night said the Centre was probing the flow of funds allegedly received by the anti-project activists and would take strong action if the money came in a "wrong way".
12 Nov 2011
In signs of it running out of patience, the Centre on Saturday said it has ordered a probe into the source of funding and other aspects of the three-month long stir against the nuclear power plant at Koodankulam.
14 Oct 2011
Terming the protest against the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project as "emotive and a controversial issue", Chief Minister Jayalalithaa said it cannot be resolved by the state government "overnight" but will take time.