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  • major roadblocks still remain in resolving iran n issue

    Major roadblocks still remain in resolving Iran n-issue

    India | June 04, 2015 12:25 IST

    New Delhi: As the June 30 deadline to resolve the contentious Iran nuclear issue between Tehran and six world powers nears, there still remain several roadblocks which could hamper the progress made so far.The insistence

  • pakistan not sign nuclear non proliferation treaty

    Pakistan not sign nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty

    World | June 03, 2015 11:05 IST

    Washington: Pakistan said it will not sign the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) because it considers it discriminatory."It is a discriminatory treaty. Pakistan has the right to defend itself, so Pakistan will not sign the NPT.

  • south korea us japan to hold talks on north korea n

    South Korea, US, Japan to hold talks on North Korea n-programme

    World | May 26, 2015 8:36 IST

    Seoul: Top negotiators of South Korea, the US and Japan plan to meet in Seoul on Tuesday to discuss the North Korea's nuclear programme and ways of resuming the long-stalled six-party talks to denuclearise the

  • infinite chance of attack on us with nuke from pakistan isis

    'Infinite' chance of attack on US with nuke from Pakistan: ISIS

    World | May 24, 2015 15:56 IST

    London: There is an “infinitely” greater chance of the cash-rich Islamic State smuggling its first nuclear weapon from Pakistan to attack the US within a year, according to the latest edition of the dreaded group's

  • kudankulam nuclear plant reactor trips stops generation

    Kudankulam nuclear-plant reactor trips, stops generation

    India | May 10, 2015 18:50 IST

    Chennai: The first 1,000-MW unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) stopped generation on Saturday evening after the reactor tripped, the Power System Operation Corporation Ltd. (PSOCO) said on Sunday.According to PSOCO, the Kudankulam Nuclear

  • india registers record production of nuclear fuel

    India registers record production of nuclear fuel

    India | April 08, 2015 20:15 IST

    New Delhi: In a major milestone for the nuclear industry, India has registered a record production of over 1,252 MT of uranium bundles, manufacturing close to double the annual fuel requirement of atomic reactors in

  • india welcomes agreement over iran s nuclear programme

    India welcomes agreement over Iran's nuclear programme

    India | April 03, 2015 9:51 IST

    New Delhi: India today welcomed the understanding reached between Iran and the six world powers on Tehran's contentious nuclear programme and hoped that this would lead to a comprehensive agreement by June 30. “A significant step

  • world powers iran reach framework for nuke deal by june 30

    World powers, Iran reach framework for nuke deal by June 30

    World | April 03, 2015 0:03 IST

    Lausanne, Switzerland: After marathon negotiations, the United States, Iran and five other world powers announced a deal Thursday outlining limits on Iran's nuclear program so it cannot lead to atomic weapons, directing negotiators toward a

  • signs of discord at iran nuke talks as deadline looms

    Signs of discord at Iran nuke talks as deadline looms

    World | March 28, 2015 23:06 IST

    Lausanne, Switzerland: Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program grew frantic on Saturday amid signs of discord, with the French and German foreign ministers joining U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in talks with Tehran's top diplomat

  • obama in india india us hoping for progress in nuclear

    Obama in India: India,US hoping for progress in nuclear,defence,tech transfer

    India | January 24, 2015 18:23 IST

    New Delhi: Moving forward on issues of civil nuclear deal, technology transfer and joint ventures in defence will be among the key areas where India and the US will like to have “concrete deliverables” during

  • north korea hints at nuclear test moratorium

    North Korea hints at nuclear test moratorium

    World | January 11, 2015 7:39 IST

    Seoul, South Korea: North Korea has told the United States that it is willing to impose a temporary moratorium on its nuclear tests if Washington scraps planned military drills with South Korea this year, the

  • benjamin netanyahu urges more pressure on iran over nukes

    Benjamin Netanyahu urges more pressure on Iran over nukes

    World | December 08, 2014 6:57 IST

    Washington:  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that an extension of nuclear talks with Iran should be used to further increase pressure on the country to give up its atomic weapons ambitions and capabilities.Netanyahu

  • know about india s nuclear capable dhanush missile

    Know about India's nuclear capable Dhanush missile

    India | June 29, 2014 8:27 IST

    New Delhi: India is known to possess nuclear weapons, and in the past possessed chemical weapons.The Strategic Forces Command (SFC) of the armed forces successfully test-fired a Dhanush missile from a warship off the eastern

  • india s 21st nuclear reactor at kudankulam starts fission

    India's 21st nuclear reactor at Kudankulam starts fission

    July 14, 2013 7:13 IST

    Chennai, July 14: The much awaited event for the Indian nuclear establishment, the first unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) and India's 21st reactor, began the nuclear fission process Saturday night, officials of the

  • india pak review implementation strengthening of nuclear

    India, Pak review implementation,strengthening of nuclear CBMs

    India | December 28, 2012 19:02 IST

    New Delhi, Dec 28: India and Pakistan today reviewed implementation and strengthening of existing nuclear Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) as well as possibilities for mutually acceptable additional CBMs.Pursuant to the agreement between the Foreign Ministers

  • iran pressed on nuclear activities wraps up summit

    Iran, pressed on nuclear activities, wraps up summit

    World | September 01, 2012 12:30 IST

    Tehran, Sep 1: Iran on Friday closed a summit of non-aligned states after two days of sometimes conflictual speeches over Syria and stepped-up pressure over its nuclear programme that overshadowed the proceedings. Representatives from the

  • pak s n arsenal deterred india from carrying out attacks

    Pak's N-arsenal deterred India from carrying out attacks, says Nawaz

    World | May 29, 2012 16:03 IST

    Lahore, May 29 : Pakistan's nuclear arsenal deterred India from carrying out any attacks and made the country's defence impregnable, former premier Nawaz Sharif has claimed.“India could have attacked Pakistan many times but due to

  • nuclear device lost in himalayas

    Nuclear Device Lost In Himalayas

    India | April 06, 2012 23:02 IST

    New Delhi, Apr 6: In 1965, a CIA team lost a four pound plutonium-powered device at Nanda Devi peak which it was trying to install to spy on China's nuclear tests.  That expedition retreated in

  • obama urges nkorea to pursue peace

    Obama Urges NKorea To 'Pursue Peace'

    World | March 26, 2012 8:41 IST

    Seoul (South Korea), Mar 26: In a direct challenge to North Korean leaders, US President Barack Obama implored them “to have the courage to pursue peace” while warning of the wrath of the world if

  • all options on table if iran goes nuclear says panetta

    All Options On Table If Iran Goes Nuclear, Says Panetta

    World | February 18, 2012 20:14 IST

    Washington, Feb 18: In escalating war of words, US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has warned Iran that "all options" are on the table if Tehran blocks the Straits of Hormuz or if it goes nuclear."We've