global disarmament

India to renew pitch for nuclear disarmament

August 19th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) India is set to renew its pitch for universal nuclear disarmament at a conference here Tuesday, an idea first thrown up by the late ... Read more...

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India, France reiterate commitment to work towards global security

December 6th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): With the strategic partnership between France and India entering its 12th year, both nations on Monday reiterated their determination and their commitment to work for towards ... Read more...

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US wrote off ex-British PM Brown for his ‘abysmal track record’: Wikileaks cables

December 3rd, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3(ANI): Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown was written off a year into his term by the United States, who mocked his 'abysmal track record' and treated his international ... Read more...

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India backs UN push for global disarmament

September 25th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 25 (IANS) India has strongly backed UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon's push for efforts to rid the world of weapons of mass destruction with the Conference on Disarmament ... Read more...

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Cluster-bomb ban to enter into force Aug 1

February 18th, 2010 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 18 (DPA) The UN said Wednesday a convention prohibiting the use of cluster munitions will become a binding international law when it enters into force Aug 1. The Convention on ... Read more...

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India willing for non-discriminatory disarmament, says PM

October 20th, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) India will work towards nuclear disarmament which is universal and non-discriminatory, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Tuesday. Addressing the defence commanders' conference here, Singh said that ... Read more...

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Britain urges India, Pakistan to sign NPT

July 16th, 2009 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) The British government Thursday urged India and Pakistan to sign the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty as it unveiled its blueprint for addressing global nuclear challenges ahead of two ... Read more...

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India says it’s a responsible nuclear power, seeks global disarmament

June 3rd, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 3 (IANS) Ahead of the visit of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to New Delhi next month, India Wednesday underlined its credentials as "a responsible nuclear power" and ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad says ‘ready’ to negotiate with US

May 30th, 2009 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, May 29 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Friday reiterated that Tehran was ready to negotiate with the US but stressed that the talks should be held under "equal conditions". "The Americans keep ... Read more...

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NSG members start deliberations on Indian waiver

August 21st, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 21 (IANS) The 45-member Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG) began their two-day meeting here Thursday to decide whether its existing ban should be lifted to allow business in civil nuclear energy ... Read more...

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India to hold special briefing for all NSG members

August 20th, 2008 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 20 (IANS) India will hold a special briefing for the 45 members of the Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG) later Wednesday in an effort to get the existing ban that prevents ... Read more...

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US expert favours nuclear cooperation with India

May 2nd, 2008 - 9:37 pm ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 2 (IANS) A leading nuclear expert has told lawmakers that its is in America's interest to have nuclear cooperation with India as US sanctions after the 1998 nuclear ... Read more...

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Democrats to pursue US-India nuke deal if elected: Steinberg

December 20th, 2007 - 5:53 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec.20 (ANI): Democrats will continue efforts to conclude the US-India nuclear deal, and are willing to work together towards the larger cause of global disarmament, said James Steinberg, Dean, Lyndon ... Read more...

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India expresses concern over proliferation of WMDs

November 14th, 2007 - 10:31 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov 14 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday termed the proliferation of weapons of mass destructions (WMDs) as the world's most critical challenge, and expressed concern over the ... Read more...

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