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Don’t give up on India: Bush team officials


September 21st, 2012 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) Two former Bush administration officials have made a forceful plea to US policymakers not to give up on India amid its "political dysfunction and slowing economic ... Read more...

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Plea to bind Russia under nuclear damage law


September 17th, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court was moved Monday seeking a declaration that irrespective of any agreement with the Indian government, Russia would be bound by the nuclear ... Read more...

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India, Russia discuss more Kudankulam projects (Lead)


July 17th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) India and Russia Tuesday discussed the contours of a fresh bilateral agreement to further their nuclear trade by setting up two additional units at ... Read more...

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India, Russia discuss more Kudankulam projects


July 17th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) India and Russia Tuesday discussed the contours of a fresh bilateral agreement to further their nuclear trade by setting up two additional units at the ... Read more...

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Perceptions differ on n-law, Iran sanctions


June 15th, 2012 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 15 (IANS) Perceptions seem to differ somewhat on two key takeaways related to the just concluded India-US strategic dialogue here - a breakthrough agreement on the nuclear ... Read more...

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Breakthrough on n-deal boosts India-US ties


June 14th, 2012 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 14 (IANS) With the looming shadow of Iran oil sanctions removed, India and the United States made substantial progress at their third strategic dialogue, including a breakthrough on ... Read more...

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Westinghouse signs preliminary deal for India nuke plant


June 14th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 13 (IANS) US-based power firm Westinghouse Electric Co. has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. aimed at the future construction of ... Read more...

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N-deal: India to provide US firms level playing field


February 7th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 7 (IANS) Underlining its commitment to implementing their landmark nuclear deal, India has assured "a level playing field to US companies" and said it was prepared to ... Read more...

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US seeks ‘fairer’ Indian nuclear law


November 23rd, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 23 (IANS) Making it clear that India's nuclear liability law remains a sticking point, the United States says it's talking to New Delhi to make sure that Indian ... Read more...

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US seeks level playing field for its nuclear firms


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 22 (IANS) Saying it was still studying India's regulations on civil nuclear liability, the United States has asserted that for it ensuring a level playing field for ... Read more...

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PM meets Obama, says N-liability within framework of law


November 18th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Nusa Dua (Bali), Nov 18 (IANS) Declaring that there were "no irritants whatsoever" in their relationship, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met US President Barack Obama here Friday but clarified ... Read more...

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US studying India’s new nuclear liability rules


November 18th, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) The United States has withheld comments on implementation rules for the civil nuclear liability law notified by India, saying it was reviewing the measure."I think we're ... Read more...

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‘India caved in to foreign pressure on nuclear liability’


November 17th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) India caved in to foreign pressure by diluting the right to seek recourse from foreign suppliers as per the rules notified under the Civil Nuclear ... Read more...

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Manmohan to meet Obama amid N-liability row (Roundup)


November 17th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bali, Nov 17 (IANS) A day before Prime Minister Manmohan Singh meets US President Barack Obama here, India Thursday indicated it will work within its civil nuclear liability law, ... Read more...

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N-liability: India will work within its own laws


November 17th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) In a post-Fukushima world, India has to work within framework of its own law on issues relating to civil nuclear liability, official sources said ... Read more...

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CPI-M protests dilution of nuke liability law


November 17th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The rules notified under the Civil Nuclear Liability Act have diluted the provisions of liability for the foreign suppliers, the Communist Party of India-Marxist ... Read more...

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Ahead of Obama meeting, India notifies N-liability rules


November 17th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's meeting with US President Barack Obama in Bali, the government Wednesday notified the implementation rules for the civil ... Read more...

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Ahead of Obama meeting, PM says n-liability rules soon


November 13th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Nov 12 (IANS) Ahead of his meeting with US President Barack Obama in Bali next week, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said the government ... Read more...

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US wants India to get nuclear liability law vetted by IAEA


September 30th, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) Voicing concerns over India's nuclear liability law, the United States has asked New Delhi to engage with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to see if ... Read more...

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CPI-M to government: don’t dilute nuclear liability law


July 20th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) has asked the government not to dilute the civil nuclear liability law as sought by the US."The US ... Read more...

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US pushes India on n-liability law, talks tough on Pakistan (Evening Lead)


July 19th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Vowing to expand their strategic partnership, India and the US Tuesday agreed to intensify their counter-terror cooperation and to resolve the "remaining issues" to ... Read more...

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US says committed to n-deal, pushes India on liability law (Lead)


July 19th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The US Tuesday said it was fully committed to the nuclear waiver granted by the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) to India and full ... Read more...

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US pushes India on economic reforms


June 24th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 24 (IANS) Assuring India that improving economic ties with New Delhi is one of President Barack Obama's key priorities, US officials have pressed India to continue reforms ... Read more...

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Russia downplays Haripur nuke reactor plant reservations


December 17th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): Russia's Ambassador to India, Alexander Kadakin, on Friday downplayed reservations about setting up nuclear reactors in Haripur, West Bengal.Ambassador Kadakin appeared to rubbish reports of Moscow asking ... Read more...

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Russia does not see India’s nuke liability law as an obstacle, but seeks more information


December 17th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): Russia does not see India's nuclear liability law as an obstacle, but adds that it like to have more information on it.Unlike France and United States, Russia ... Read more...

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Russia asks India to clarify n-liability law


December 17th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Ahead of President Dmitry Medvedev's visit here, Russia Friday said it was upbeat about building 14-16 nuclear reactors in India over the next few years, but asked ... Read more...

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India has allayed US concerns over nuclear liability


December 16th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) US concerns about India's nuclear liability law have been addressed by New Delhi signing an international treaty and assuring a level playing field for US companies, says ... Read more...

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Obama visit: India downplays differences, hopes for high-tech trade (Lead)


November 4th, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Two days ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit, India Thursday sought to downplay differences over a host of persisting issues like outsourcing and a UN ... Read more...

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India attaches great importance to Obama’s visit: Prithviraj Chavan


November 3rd, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.3 (ANI): The Government said on Wednesday that it attaches great significance to the visit of the United States President Barack Obama to India commencing from Saturday.Minister of State ... Read more...

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US hopes CSC will give American firms level playing field


October 28th, 2010 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) The United States has welcomed the signing by India of an international treaty governing global civil nuclear liability to address a key irritant in the way of ... Read more...

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US officials describe India’s plan to sign CSC “a positive step”


October 26th, 2010 - 1:47 am ICT by ANI
By Ankit TyagiNew Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): United States officials here on Monday termed India's plan to sign the Convention on Supplementary Compensation (CSC), as a positive step and said this will enable ... Read more...

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US hopes India’s liability law conforms to international practice


September 15th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) It is in India's interests if its regulations on nuclear liability are in line with international practice, a top US economic official said here Wednesday. The Indian parliament ... Read more...

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India is an anchor of stability: US


September 9th, 2010 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) The United States believes that India as "an anchor of stability" in a critical part of the world will have to play a leading role ... Read more...

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India, US will need to iron out irritants to take bilateral ties forward: Expert


September 1st, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep.1 (ANI): Washington and New Delhi need to move past the recent irritants in the relationship caused by domestic politics in both countries so that this important bilateral partnership will continue ... Read more...

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Flawed liability law threatens India-US n-deal: US expert


September 1st, 2010 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 1 (IANS) Suggesting that the Indian parliament had passed a flawed civil nuclear liability law, a US South Asia expert has warned that it could cast a pall ... Read more...

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