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POPs Treaty

Feature story | February 18, 2004 at 4:30

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands — The Stockholm Convention’s entry into force a victory for the environment and our future. Amsterdam 2004-02-18 - Today the 50th country ratified the Stockholm Convention, bringing it into legal force. From now on it...

Indian Govt. to investigate ‘Chapati Chor’ Monsanto

Feature story | February 16, 2004 at 4:30

NEW DELHI, India — On the 16th of February 2004, the Government of India assured the Supreme Court of India that all necessary steps would be taken to investigate Monsanto’s bid to control Indian wheat.

The Department of Atomic Research confirms Greenpeace findings of mercury...

Feature story | February 4, 2004 at 4:30

KODAIKANAL, India — Corporates like Hindustan Lever give total disregard to matters concerning willife and the environmnet. Greenpeace had released the report clearly indicating mercury contamination of the entire area adjoining the Thermometer...

Greenpeace calls Monsanto’s bluff; blocks its attempt to patent traditional Indian...

Feature story | January 27, 2004 at 4:30

MUNICH, Germany — Greenpeace calls Monsanto’s bluff; blocks its attempt to patent traditional Indian Wheat in Europe

One fish, two fish, glofish?

Feature story | January 20, 2004 at 4:30

PET SHOPS, United States — The biotechnology industry has struggled for the last twenty years to come up with products that work, and propaganda to sell those products. Remember the FlavrSavr tomato, the first genetically engineered (GE) food...

World Social Forum 2004

Feature story | January 16, 2004 at 4:30

MUMBAI, India — GREENPEACE AT WSF MUMBAI

Shipbreaking in 2003 and looking ahead

Feature story | January 12, 2004 at 4:30

BANGALORE, India — Ship breaking activity in Alang, Gujarat and in Mumbai, Maharashtra albeit a hugely profitable exercise for the scrap-ship buyers and a source of cheap steel for the nation, the way it is conducted presently is a major threat...

Greenpeace India’s first consumer outreach event of the year jointly organized with...

Feature story | January 11, 2004 at 4:30

BANGALORE, India — Food for Thought

Rainbow Warrior crew detained onboard

Feature story | December 11, 2003 at 4:30

MUMBAI, India — Our flagship, the Rainbow Warrior, has been exposing the sharp end of environmental exploitation - the ship breaking beaches of India. However rather than taking action to prevent these crimes the local Indian authorities have...

No to new nukes: go wind

Feature story | December 4, 2003 at 4:30

PENLY, France — Since the French power authority has refused to build wind farms, we built our own this morning on the grounds of a nuclear power plant in Penly, France. We put ten wind turbines up to protest the French government decision to...

Remember Bhopal

Feature story | December 3, 2003 at 4:30

MUMBAI, India — Mumbai, 3 December, 2003: On the 19th anniversary of the world's worst industrial disaster, the Bhopal gas tragedy of 1984, students and activists from International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal (ICJB) held a protest activity...

Greenpeace activists arrested for demanding immediate action to stop poisoning of Periyar

Feature story | October 22, 2003 at 3:30

TIRUVANANTHAPURAM, India — Police arrested (and subsequently released) six Greenpeace activisits participating in a peaceful protest outside the residence of the Minister of State (Kerala) for Health, Mr. P Sankaran, in Thiruvananthapuram today.

Corporate Accountability

Feature story | October 13, 2003 at 3:30

BANGALORE, India — Scandals related to the appalling practices of multinational corporations like Union Carbide (now DOW), Enron, Coke, Cadbury, and others may have shocked the nation and the world in the recent past, but the media rarely...

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