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Atomic power station reactors to generate 340 MW


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 22 (IANS) One of the two atomic reactors at the Madras Atomic Power Station (MAPS) at Kalpakkam, belonging to the Nuclear Power Corp of India Ltd, will start ... Read more...

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German energy firms earn profits, despite N phase-out


August 16th, 2012 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 16 (IANS) Germany's big energy companies are making profits despite a government decision to phase-out atomic energy, industry experts said.At the top of the positive trend is the ... Read more...

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Say no to more Kudankulam units, Jayalalithaa urged


July 18th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 18 (IANS) Anti-nuclear protestors resisting the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu have urged Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa to oppose addition of two more units ... Read more...

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France waits for India to clarify n-liability framework


April 5th, 2012 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) In the midst of the run-up to the French presidential elections, France has been in dialogue with India to clarify issues relating to the nuclear ... Read more...

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Russia unfazed by NSG guidelines, backs India’s membership


July 8th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Russia Friday came out strongly in support of India's bid for full membership of the 46-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group and underlined that the new guidelines ... Read more...

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India, Russia to review nuclear safety measures


April 13th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 13 (IANS) Alarmed by the nuclear disaster following a massive earthquake in Japan, strategic partners India and Russia Wednesday discussed the measures to enhance the safety ... Read more...

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Environment Ministry defends Jaitapur project


December 29th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.29 (ANI): The Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) today defended the establishment of the controversial nuclear plant project at Jaitapur in Maharashtra.Dubbing the decision as a difficult one, ... Read more...

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India kept away from Biden lunch to court non-aligned (Lead)


April 14th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 13 (IANS) India, a founding member of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), was not invited to a luncheon meeting hosted by US Vice President Joe Biden to court the ... Read more...

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Biden courts NAM on nukes


April 13th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS) Some three years after then Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice asked India to "move past old ways of thinking" as the "Non-Aligned Movement has lost its meaning", ... Read more...

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India keen on Russian help in nuclear waste disposal: Putin


March 12th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Seeking to expand civil nuclear cooperation with India, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Friday said India was keen on getting Russian help to dispose of nuclear ... Read more...

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N. Korea can be made to give up its nuke weapons in half-a-day: Carter


January 27th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.27 (ANI): Former US President Jimmy Carter has said that North Korea can be talked into surrendering its nukes in "half a day." Carter was quoted by Fox News ... Read more...

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Chavan says India to set up five new atomic reactors soon


January 22nd, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Minister of State in the Prime Minister''s Office, Mr. Prithviraj Chavan, disclosed on Thursday that five new atomic reactors are being set up in the country ... Read more...

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India, Russia sign deal for new nuclear plants


December 5th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): India and Russia signed a landmark agreement on civil nuclear cooperation today. Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh said while addressing a joint press conference with Russian President ... Read more...

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Russian President Medvedev begins talks with Indian leaders


December 5th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, who is on a three-day visit to India, has begun talks with Indian leaders. Prior to that, Medvedev, accompanied by Minister of State ... Read more...

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Russian President given ceremonial reception in New Delhi


December 5th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): Russian President Dmitry Medvedev was accorded a ceremonial reception at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan here today. Medvedev was welcomed by his Indian counterpart Pratibha Patil ... Read more...

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N-deal to boost uranium supplies for power generation: minister


October 31st, 2008 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 30 (IANS) Power generation from nuclear reactors in India is set to increase manifold with more uranium supplies commencing soon in the wake of the civilian nuclear deal with the ... Read more...

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India, Russia to sign n-deal in December


October 20th, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Russia Monday lauded India's "impeccable" non-proliferation credentials, setting the stage for the two countries to sign a civil nuclear pact during Russian President Dmitry Medvedev's visit to ... Read more...

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India-IAEA accord a precedent for Pak for meeting energy needs


August 8th, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Aug 8 (ANI): The IAEA Safeguards Agreement announced for India last week will serve as a precedent for other countries, including Pakistan , to enter into similar agreements to ... Read more...

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Chidambaram says Left reluctant to see India ahead of China


July 22nd, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , July 22 (ANI): Defending the Indo-US nuclear deal, Finance Minister P Chidambaram gave a sarcastic remark to the Left during discussion in the Lok Sabha saying that some ... Read more...

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US sends top envoy to Vienna to push n-deal


July 17th, 2008 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 17 (IANS) The US is sending a top diplomat to Vienna for "some consultations" with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on the India-US civil nuclear deal Friday ... Read more...

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IAEA studies Indian draft behind wall of silence


July 10th, 2008 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Mehru Jaffer Vienna, July 10 (IANS) A 25-page draft of a safeguards agreement between India and the UN nuclear watchdog was being studied here behind a wall of silence with expectations that ... Read more...

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India makes public safeguards agreement circulated to IAEA


July 10th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) India Thursday made public the text of its safeguards pact that was circulated among the members of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) secretariat, which will approve ... Read more...

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