Day: November 2, 2018

Chemicals used in Deepwater Horizon spill were ineffective, study says

The chemical dispersants used to clean up oil after the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 were ineffective and unneeded, a new study says. Researchers report in a study {link:published this week:”” target=”_blank”} that dispersants used in the largest oil spill in U.S. history — 210 […]


North and South Korea share illegal fishing boat information

SEOUL, Nov. 2 : North and South Korean authorities resumed exchange of information on illegal fishing vessels in the sea border off the Korean Peninsula’s west coast. South Korea’s defense ministry said Friday that it began sharing information on foreign fishing vessels illegally fishing in the Korean waters with North […]

SC dismisses CBI’s appeal in Bofors case, says grounds of delay not justified

New Delhi :  The Supreme Court Friday dismissed the CBI’s appeal against the Delhi High Court’s 2005 verdict discharging all the accused, including Hinduja brothers, in the politically-sensitive Rs 64 crore Bofors pay-off case. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi rejected the CBI plea seeking condonation of […]

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