Thu, 02 May 2019 01:00
Chernobyl disaster brought to the small screen
Debuting at the same time as in the US on Tuesday (May 7) at 8am, HBO series “Chernobyl” dramatises the 1986 nuclear accident, one of the worst human-made catastrophes in history, and tells the story of the brave men and women who made incredible sacrifices to save Europe from unimaginable disaster, all the while battling a culture of disinformation.
movie & TV
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 15:12
“Little Big Lies” returns alongside new drama “Chernobyl”
The second season of the highly anticipated award-winning HBO Original drama series “Big Little Lies” and a brand new HBO Original mini-series “Chernobyl” will premiere exclusively on HBO in June and May respectively.
movie & TV
Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00
From the rubble of Chernobyl, memories radiate
Going home to a nuclear ghost town 32 years after the disaster
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 01:00
What next to smear Russia – Ra-Ra-Rasputin?
Re: “Russians also tried to cover up when they poisoned Europe with Chernobyl”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 01:00
Russians also tried to cover up when they poisoned Europe with Chernobyl
On the morning of April 28, 1986, monitoring equipment at a nuclear power plant in Sweden detected an alarming amount of radiation in the atmosphere. Judging by air currents, it was determined that the radioactive cloud came from the Soviet Union.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 01:00
Chernobyl’s nuclear wasteland powers up
At ground zero of Ukraine’s Chernobyl tragedy, workers in orange vests are busy erecting hundreds of dark-coloured panels as the country gets ready to launch its first solar plant to revive the abandoned territory.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:43
Sharapova rags-to-riches journey resumes in Stuttgart
STUTTGART, - From the shadow of Chernobyl's nuclear wasteland to international super-stardom and from penniless arrival in the United States, without a word of English, to a fortune of $200 million.
Sat, 17 Mar 2012 00:00
Time for a more mature debate on nuclear energy
It is now a year since the devastating Tohoku earthquake and tsunami triggered the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster, the largest nuclear accident since Chernobyl.
Sun, 11 Mar 2012 00:00
Japan marks 1st anniversary of quake, tsunami, nuclear crisis
Tokyo - Japan Sunday marked the 1st anniversary of a magnitude-9 earthquake and tsunami in the north-eastern part of the country, which triggered the world's worst nuclear disaster since the 1986 Chernobyl accident.