Adam Higginbotham’s Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the World’s Greatest Nuclear Disaster has won a $5,000 prize.
Updated on Apr 22, 2020 04:01 PM IST
New York | By Associated Press
Hundreds of firefighters backed by aircraft have been battling several forest fires around Chernobyl since last week.
Updated on Apr 14, 2020 07:53 PM IST
Kyiv | By Associated Press
The post included a video with a Geiger counter showing radiation at 16 times above normal.
Updated on Apr 06, 2020 01:58 PM IST
Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
Entertainment in the time of coronavirus, an essential watchlist of TV shows, films to help you survive self-isolation
From the eerily prophetic Contagion to the worryingly wise Chernobyl, here’s an essential watchlist of films and TV shows to help you survive your coronavirus self-isolation.
Updated on Mar 19, 2020 02:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Rohan Naahar
Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman led with 12 nods at the Critics’ Choice Awards nominations, while Joker edged out fellow comic book movie Avengers: Endgame.
Updated on Dec 09, 2019 02:09 PM IST
The Baltic state’s only nuclear power plant built in Soviet times was open to the public even before the “Chernobyl” drama first aired in May but has since seen a steady uptick in visitors on the heels of the show’s success.
Published on Aug 19, 2019 11:23 AM IST
Lithuania | By Agence France-Presse
More than three decades after he flew his helicopter above the radioactive volcano that was Chernobyl’s nuclear reactor number four, the site of the world’s worst nuclear accident, Mykola Volkozub recalls how he feared for his life.
Updated on Aug 16, 2019 06:39 PM IST
Chernobyl, Ukraine | By Reuters
Local media in Severodvinsk said Nyonoksa residents regularly receive similar temporary evacuation orders usually timed to tests at the range.
Updated on Aug 14, 2019 11:44 AM IST
Moscow | By Associated Press
An ‘artisan vodka’, made with grain and water from the Chernobyl exclusion zone in Ukraine, is the first consumer product to come from the abandoned area around the damaged nuclear power plant.
Updated on Aug 08, 2019 08:27 PM IST
Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, Kiev
While Game of Thrones bagged 32 nominations, Chernobyl got 19 nominations. The show eclipsed the all-time series record of 27 nods earned by NYPD Blue in 1994.
Updated on Jul 17, 2019 10:31 AM IST
Associated Press | By Associated Press
Game of Thrones writer George RR Martin praises rival HBO series Chernobyl, wants it to ‘win a truckload of Emmys’
Game of Thrones author has praised HBO’s Chernobyl, and has written on Twitter, “If this one does not win a truckload of Emmys, there is no justice in Hollywood.” GoT is also a top contender at the Emmys.
Updated on Jun 26, 2019 02:54 PM IST
As it cements its position as the best reviewed television show of all time, the real-life survivors of the Chernobyl disaster have mixed reactions to the HBO show.
Updated on Jun 20, 2019 10:30 AM IST
Reuters | By HT Correspondent
Oleksiy Ananenko, one of the three divers who went to empty a water tank under the burning Chernobyl nuclear reactor in 1986, reveals how HBO’s new show didn’t get a few things right.
Updated on Jun 14, 2019 10:56 AM IST
The HBO miniseries on the 1986 nuclear disaster, its immediate gory aftermath and the terrible decisions that compounded the calamity, makes for devastating viewing.
Published on Jun 08, 2019 04:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Rachel Lopez
Russian critics have appreciated the emotional honesty and high production values of HBO’s hit miniseries Chernobyl, but some have criticised it for being overly harsh on Soviet era leaders.
Updated on Jun 07, 2019 11:07 AM IST
HBO’s Chernobyl has emerged as the top-rated television show on IMDb, beating out the likes of Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad. It is the only show with a 9.6 rating.
Updated on Jun 05, 2019 04:51 PM IST
Chernobyl review: HBO delivers the best new show of 2019, starring Jared Harris, Stellan Skarsgard and Emily Watson; thrilling, terrifying and timely. Rating:5/5.
Updated on Jun 04, 2019 09:51 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Rohan Naahar