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IITR Confirms 42 Colonies Now Affected by Contaminated Water Crisis

The Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (IITR) has now submitted its latest report, regarding the contamination of groundwater in Bhopal communities, to the apex committee of the Supreme Court. The report confirms excessive levels of nitrate, chloride and heavy metals in 20 further colonies, bringing to 42 the number with groundwater contaminated by chemicals believed […]

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Backwell Festival 2018

From humble beginnings, Backwell Festival has grown into a much-loved independent music festival in an idyllic setting just outside of Bristol. Looking global, but loving local, Backwell offers an incredibly diverse and eclectic line-up with an emphasis on world rhythms, theatre and educational workshops. But Backwell is much more than a weekend of great music […]

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Bhopal Medical Appeal Runners Tackle London 10K

It may not have been ideal to set out for a 10K run, on a blazing Sunday morning in the current heatwave, but our group of runners enjoyed their experience and made pretty decent times given the punishing conditions. The London 10K is normally our most popular sponsored event and it’s not hard to see […]

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Dow Apologist Resigns as Head of Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency

With somewhat more than a whiff of scandal, Scott Pruitt, the Donald Trump appointee as head of the US Environmental Protection, has finally been forced to resign. A politician described by the Washington Post as ‘easily the most corrupt senior official in the federal government’1, Pruitt managed to hold on to power against all the […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.