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IAEA demands access to Iranian military site


September 10th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The head of the UN nuclear watchdog urged Iran Monday to grant IAEA inspectors immediate access to the Parchin facility, the agency reported on its ... Read more...

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North Korea’s n-activity suspension modest first step: US (Lead)


March 1st, 2012 - 6:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) As North Korea announced Wednesday to suspend its nuclear tests, long-range missile launches and uranium enrichment activity following last week's talks with the US, the latter ... Read more...

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North Korea to suspend nuclear activity


March 1st, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) North Korea has said it will suspend nuclear tests, long-range missile launches, and uranium enrichment activity as agreed with the US in last week's bilateral talks."The ... Read more...

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IAEA declares Pak nuclear programme as safe


April 26th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 26(ANI): The International Atomic Energy Agency has declared Pakistan's nuclear programme as safe and secure.Talking on the sidelines of the "International seminar on nuclear safety and security" held in Islamabad ... Read more...

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High radioactivity detected in seawater near Japan’s tsunami hit nuke plant


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar 22 (ANI): Japan's Tokyo Electric Power Corporation (TEPCO) has said that highly concentrated radioactive substances have been detected in seawater close to the earthquake-cum-tsunami hit Fukushima nuclear power plant after ... Read more...

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EU, India reaffirm commitment to global and non-discriminatory disarmament


December 10th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Dec.10 (ANI): The European Union (EU) and India on Friday reaffirmed their commitment to global and non-discriminatory disarmament and to preventing the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and their delivery ... Read more...

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India, France to enhance international non proliferation initiatives


December 6th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): Recognizing India's non-proliferation record and its willingness to further contribute to global non-proliferation efforts with a view to enhance international non-proliferation regime, India and France will jointly ... Read more...

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IAEA approves site for Egypt’s first nuclear plant


September 18th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Sep 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The UN nuclear watchdog IAEA has approved an Egyptian site to host the country's first nuclear power plant. The site in El Dabaa is about 295 km from ... Read more...

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Iran ready for talks with IAEA on nuclear fuel swap


July 27th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 27 (ANI): Iran has announced that it is ready and willing to talk about a nuclear fuel swap, even as the European Union prepares to enforce harsh new set ... Read more...

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Clinton rules out India like nuke deal with ‘proliferation-prone’ Pak


July 20th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 20 (ANI): Ruling out any possibility of an India like civil nuclear accord with Pakistan, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that there are issues which are yet ... Read more...

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IAEA’s top nuclear inspector resigns


July 1st, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, July 1 (DPA) The chief nuclear inspector of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Olli Heinonen, is resigning after leading the probe of Iran's nuclear programme for the past five years, an ... Read more...

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US to review Iran-Turkey nuclear swap deal


May 25th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 25 (DPA) The United States will review Iran's proposal to ship enriched uranium to Turkey and plans to consult with France and Russia on the next steps, the US State ... Read more...

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Krishna arrives in Tehran on a four-day visit


May 16th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorTehran, May 15 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna arrived here in the capital city of Iran on a four-day official visit.M.R. Ghanizadeh, the Director General (west Asia) ... Read more...

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IAEA seeks more info. in Mayapuri radioactive waste incident


May 1st, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): International Atomic Energy Agency, the UN atomic watchdog, on Saturday said that it has sought more information related to the radioactive waste incident, which occurred at New ... Read more...

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Iran ready for nuclear fuel swap


April 15th, 2010 - 3:41 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 15 (IANS) Iran is ready to swap low enriched uranium for 20-percent enriched uranium, but only after the West wins back Tehran's trust, head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation has ... Read more...

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Obama for concrete action to secure nuclear materials


April 14th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday said the world has an opportunity to deepen cooperation and strengthen the institutions and partnerships that help prevent nuclear materials ... Read more...

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Obama welcomes India’s move to set up Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership


April 13th, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinWashington, Apr.13 (ANI): The United States President, Barack Obama, on Tuesday welcomed India's announcement to set up the Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership.Reacting to the Prime ... Read more...

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India to set up Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership: PM


April 13th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.13 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Tuesday announced that India has decided to set up a "Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership".Addressing world leaders on the ... Read more...

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UAE, US seek to boost nuclear energy trade


February 19th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 19 (IANS) Representatives of 40 US companies will visit the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to boost cooperation in the civilian nuclear energy sector, WAM news agency reported. The three-day ... Read more...

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US ‘disturbed’ over Iran’s race towards nuke weapons capability


February 19th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19(ANI): A senior Obama administration official has said that the United States is worried over the International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) report on Iran's nuclear program.The official underlined the seriousness ... Read more...

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Iran succeeds in enriching uranium 20 percent: Ahmadinejad (Lead)


February 12th, 2010 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Tehran/Vienna, Feb 11 (DPA) Iran has succeeded in producing its first batch of uranium enriched to 20 percent, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Thursday. "I herewith tell you that we have succeeded in producing ... Read more...

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Iran wants to build 10 more uranium enrichment sites


November 30th, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 30 (DPA) Iran's government has ordered construction of 10 more uranium enrichment sites, the ISNA news agency reported. Construction of five of the sites at existing locations should start within the ... Read more...

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Iran issue unsolved at ElBaradei’s last IAEA board meeting


November 26th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Nov 26 (DPA) The dispute over Iran's nuclear programme showed no sign of abating as diplomats gathered at the International Atomic Energy Agency Thursday for a meeting that would be the ... Read more...

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Rajasthan nuclear power unit goes critical


November 24th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Unit 5 of the Rajasthan Atomic Power Project, a 220 MW pressurized heavy water reactor (PHWR), attained criticality at Rawatbhata in Rajasthan, an official of the Nuclear Power ... Read more...

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Iran threatens IAEA ahead of inspection of new site


November 19th, 2009 - 4:10 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Nov 19 (DPA) An Iranian diplomat threatened Wednesday to withhold cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency's probe of a new nuclear site if the IAEA pushes too hard for information, ... Read more...

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IAEA chief secretly dealing with Iran to end nuclear sanctions


November 17th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Nov. 17 (ANI): Mohamed ElBaradei, the chief of United Nations' nuclear watchdog IAEA, has reportedly been in secret talks with Iranian officials to reach an agreement that would lift the international ... Read more...

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Danger in Iran’s nuclear program exaggerated, says IAEA chief


October 18th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Oct. 18 (ANI): International Atomic Energy Agency's outgoing chief, Mohamed ElBaradei, has claimed that the danger in Iran's nuclear program is exaggerated."The threat in Iran's nuclear program is exaggerated. I do ... Read more...

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Obama to ask Iran to give access of its secret N-site to inspectors within weeks


September 27th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep. 27 (ANI): During their first direct talks with Tehran in 30 years, the United States is set to demand Iran to provide international inspectors a full access to their ... Read more...

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ElBaradei calls Iranian nuclear threat as ‘hyped’


September 2nd, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Vienna (Austria), Sep.2 (ANI): Outgoing International Atomic Energy Agency chief Mohamed ElBaradei has called the Iranian nuclear threat "hyped," saying there is no proof of the Islamic republic soon having nuclear weapons. ... Read more...

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Pak counting its chickens before they’ve hatched on nuclear deal with France


May 18th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Pakistan recently claimed that France has offered it a civilian nuclear technology deal similar to the US-India deal formalized last year, but it seems that Islamabad is counting ... Read more...

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France offers India style civilian nuclear technology to Pakistan


May 16th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Paris, May 16 (ANI): France has offered Pakistan civilian nuclear technology similar to what India has obtained."France has agreed to transfer civilian nuclear technology to Pakistan. They have agreed that Pakistan should ... Read more...

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International Atomic Energy Agency statement


April 15th, 2009 - 12:46 am ICT by admin
Pyongyang, NORTH KOREA (BNO NEWS) -- Following is a statement to the media by IAEA Spokesperson Marc Vidricaire on the situation in the DPRK:"The Democratic PeopleĀ“s Republic of Korea (DPRK) has today ... Read more...

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India to sign a nuke safeguards agreement with IAEA


January 31st, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): India will sign a nuke safeguards agreement with the International Atomic Nuclear Agency (IAEA) at the headquarters of the agency, Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), in ... Read more...

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US will ensure a reasonable steady supply of nuke fuel: U.S. State Department


September 19th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 19 (ANI): The United States has said it will ensure that India had a reasonable steady supply of nuclear fuel and in case of disruptions, it is determined to ... Read more...

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India upbeat after unconditional IAEA safeguard pact(With India gets IAEA pass for global nuclear trade)


August 2nd, 2008 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
By Mehru Jaffer Vienna, Aug 1 (IANS) The mood in the Indian camp was distinctly upbeat after the civilian nuclear deal with the US passed its first international test here Friday with the ... Read more...

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