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Indian scientists give high marks to Manmohan (Lead)


February 26th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) Indian scientists give high marks to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for bringing about a "sea change" in India's scientific environment and showing grit on issues ... Read more...

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Indian scientists give high marks to Manmohan Singh


February 26th, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) Indian scientists give high marks to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for bringing about a "sea change" in India's scientific environment and showing grit on issues ... Read more...

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Wildfire near US nuclear laboratory spreads


June 30th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 30 (IANS/EFE) A wildfire that has scorched more than 28,000 hectares near the Los Alamos nuclear laboratory in New Mexico continued to rage out of control Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Indira Gandhi, Mother Teresa among Time’s 25 most influential women


November 20th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 20 (IANS) Former Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi and Albanian nun Mother Teresa, who made India her home, are among Time magazine's "25 Most Powerful Women of ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama calls for a world free of war


November 13th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Nov 13 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has called for eliminating nuclear weapons and for creating a world free of war, according to a post on the Central ... Read more...

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China says nuclear weapons only for self-defence, vows to implement ‘no first use’ policy


August 14th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug 14 (ANI): China has claimed that its development of nuclear weapons is limited to self-defence purposes and would resolutely implement the 'no first use' policy.Accordiing to Xinhua, in an article ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha members pay homage to Hiroshima bomb victims


August 6th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 6 (ANI): The Lok Sabha on Friday remembered victims of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bomb on its 65th anniversary.Making a reference in the Lok Sabha, Speaker Meira ... Read more...

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UK, US, France may attend Hiroshima bombing anniversary for first time


July 28th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, July 28 (ANI): Britain and the United States are considering sending representatives for the first time to the 65th anniversary ceremony of the 1945 atomic bombing of Hiroshima.The Telegraph quoted Japanese ... Read more...

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North Korea vows n-buildup ahead of US-South Korea war games


March 7th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 7 (DPA) North Korea warned Sunday that South Korea's planned military exercises with the United States would force it to build up its nuclear defences and reverse the process of ... Read more...

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Hiroshima mayor calls for world free of nuclear weapons


August 6th, 2009 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Hiroshima, Aug 6 (DPA) Japan observed the 64th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima Thursday with an appeal for a nuclear weapons-free world. Mayor Tadatoshi Akiba made an appeal for peace ... Read more...

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Pilot who dropped nuclear bomb on Nagasaki dead


June 5th, 2009 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): The co-pilot of a plane that dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki in Japan, has died of congestive heart failure at the age of 88. Charles Donald Albury ... Read more...

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Coming soon, mini nuke plants that can power 20,000 homes


November 9th, 2008 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
!-- NO IMAGE -- London, Nov 9 (ANI): Nuclear power plants, which are smaller than a garden shed and are able to power 20,000 homes, shall be available within five years, according ... Read more...

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Funeral of atom bomb in Mumbai on Wednesday


August 4th, 2008 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Over 2,000 students, lawyers and social activists are expected to take party in an anti-nuclear peace march and perform the "funeral" of atom bomb here Wednesday to commemorate ... Read more...

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Canadas policy U-turn to accommodate India in nuke club


August 2nd, 2008 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Aug.2 (ANI): To accommodate India''s entry into the international nuclear club so that it can trade openly in nuclear fuel and technology, Canada has changed its policy on nuclear non-proliferation. ... Read more...

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Hundreds evacuated after gas leak at Pakistani nuclear plant


April 8th, 2008 - 10:24 pm ICT by admin
DPA Islamabad, April 8 (DPA) Hundreds of people were evacuated Tuesday after a leakage of hydrogen sulphide gas at a nuclear facility in eastern Pakistan, media reports said. The leakage of non-radioactive but ... Read more...

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