Crane collapses in Indian shipyard, at least 11 killed

A huge crane collapsed during load testing at a government-run shipyard in southern India on Saturday, killing at least 11 workers and hospitalizing five, a district administrator said. The new crane crashed into the ground and broke into pieces at the Hindustan Shipyard in Vishakhapatnam, a port city in Andhra Pradesh state. The cause of … Read more Crane collapses in Indian shipyard, at least 11 killed

Cleaning up India’s oceans – one dive at a time – BBC News

Plastic pollution has become a severe problem along India’s coastline. One group of divers in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh say what they found underwater was “heartbreaking” – so they decided to act. Now, they dive every day and bring out plastic from the ocean to help marine life survive. Video by BBC Telugu’s … Read more Cleaning up India’s oceans – one dive at a time – BBC News

At least 11 dead in a chemical gas leak in India

At least 11 people died from a chemical gas leak at an industrial plant in India on May 7. The incident happened in the southeastern state of Andhra Pradesh early this morning, while people were sleeping. Hundreds of others are now being treated in different hospitals. #India #gasleak Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download … Read more At least 11 dead in a chemical gas leak in India

Poisonous gas leaked from unattended plant kills 13 people and 1000 in hospital during lockdown

At least thirteen people have died after a chemical gas leak at a LG Polymers plant in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, with a further 1,000 victims treated in hospital. The death toll is expected to rise further as it is feared many people were rendered unconscious in their homes, according to the … Read more Poisonous gas leaked from unattended plant kills 13 people and 1000 in hospital during lockdown

Toxic gas leak in Indian village leaves several dead, hundreds hospitalized

A gas leak emitted from the LG Polymers plant in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has killed several people and left hundreds more in hospital. Reports suggest that the gas is the highly toxic styrene. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK … Read more Toxic gas leak in Indian village leaves several dead, hundreds hospitalized

Zero Budget Natural Farming: An Agricultural Revolution is Taking Shape in India

Our story follows Satyavati – a young woman from the Araku Valley in Andhra Pradesh, India, as she compels her community to adopt a farming practice that is revolutionizing small-scale farming across India. Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF) is a farming practice that believes in the natural growth of crops without adding any fertilizers and … Read more Zero Budget Natural Farming: An Agricultural Revolution is Taking Shape in India

Tropical Storm “Hudhud” Forecast to Reach North Andhra Pradesh Coast on 12th October 2014

Tropical Storm “Hudhud” has been forecast to reach the North Andhra Pradesh coast around Visakhapatnam by 12th October 2014. Upon meeting land, the storm’s wind speeds are expected to reach over 64 knots (120 km/ph). After making landfall, the cyclonic storm will weaken to a Deep Depression.

Film: Rakht Charitra Billed as Bollywood’s Most Violent Film

Rakht Charitra was released on 22nd October 2010 with the second instalment due to hit cinemas on 11th november 2010. An ambitious two-part biopic shot in three different languages by director Ram Gopal Varma, the film is thought to be the most gruesome movie currently available in Bollywood. It tells the story of Paritala Ravi … Read more Film: Rakht Charitra Billed as Bollywood’s Most Violent Film

India: Heavy Rainfall Expected in Coastal Orissa

A deep depression is heading for Orissa coast with heavy rain and gusty winds expected. Fishermen are being advised not to venture from the coast.This is the warning from the Indian government: Heavy to very heavy rainfall would occur at a few places over coastal Orissa and isolated heavy falls over interior Orissa and coastal … Read more India: Heavy Rainfall Expected in Coastal Orissa

Sri Lanka & India: Cyclone Laila Displaces over 100,000

Eighty lakhs of rupees have been released by the Sri Lankan President for the provision of flood relief in Gampaha, Kalutara, Colombo, Ratnapura, Kegalle, Galle and Matara districts as Cyclone Laila passes through the Bay of Bengal. Pre-monsoon rain has affected more than 100,000 people in Sri Lanka and India. Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa … Read more Sri Lanka & India: Cyclone Laila Displaces over 100,000