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IAEA wants Iran to comply without delay on n-issue


September 14th, 2012 - 9:21 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Sep 14 (IANS) The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has approved a resolution, urging Iran to comply with its obligations on nuclear issue while expressing "serious concern" over Tehran's ... Read more...

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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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Nuclear terrorism is for real, says Chinese daily


March 29th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 29 (IANS) Compared to potential threats from nuclear states, nuclear terrorism is a more urgent threat, the online edition of China's People's Daily warned Thursday.As the world was ... Read more...

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North Korea snubs Obama over satellite launch


March 27th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) In a snub to US President Barack Obama over his appeal to North Korea about its satellite-launch plan in April, Pyongyang Tuesday vowed to go ... Read more...

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No structured Manmohan-Gilani meeting: Pakistan envoy


March 25th, 2012 - 9:24 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 25 (IANS) No structured meeting is planned between the prime ministers of India and Pakistan on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit March 26-27, Pakistan's envoy ... Read more...

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PM departs for Seoul n-security summit (Lead)


March 24th, 2012 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left here Saturday for the March 26-27 Nuclear Security Summit in Seoul, prior to which he will be on a ... Read more...

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IAEA team inspects Kudankulam plant, protesters announce fast


February 20th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 20 (IANS) A two-member team from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) carried out a detailed inspection at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) even as the anti-plant protesters ... Read more...

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Our n-safety record is impeccable, says India


January 17th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Underlining its "impeccable record" in nuclear security, India Tuesday asserted that it keeps "strictest control" over its atomic materials, as the curtains came down ... Read more...

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West fears al Qaeda could seize Gaddafi weapons: Report


August 24th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Aug 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US, France and Britain have asked Libya's neighbours to beef up security on their borders to prevent the possible smuggling out of weapons, Algerian ... Read more...

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UAE, Russia discuss N-fuel supplies: Report


August 14th, 2011 - 2:59 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The UAE is in talks with Russia over supplies of nuclear fuel for its first nuclear power plant to be launched in 2017, a media ... Read more...

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Devices to be powered out of thin air


July 11th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 11 (IANS) Researchers have discovered a way of harnessing energy from the air around us that could potentially power wireless sensors, microprocessors and communications chips. "There is a ... Read more...

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Claim Pakistani Kashmir before China takes over, India urged


May 10th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) India should be assertive and proactive to claim the strategically vital parts of Kashmir "illegally" occupied by Pakistan where China has increased its footprints leading ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda actively planning to make ‘dirty bomb’


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): After getting close to producing workable and efficient "biological and chemical weapons", Al-Qaeda is actively trying to get nuclear material and recruiting rogue scientists from Pakistan to build ... Read more...

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Terrorists may be getting access to nuke materials ‘every second day’: IAEA


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Davos (Switzerland), Jan 28 (ANI): Yukiya Amano, Director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has warned that nuclear material may be falling into the hands of terrorists.Amano attended the World ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: Terrorists may get n-material in Yemen


December 21st, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) With the lone guard at Yemen's main store of radioactive products being removed and the CCTV system breaking down six months ago, "very little now stands between ... Read more...

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‘Egyptian President Mubarak ‘turned down’ black-market nuclear weapons deal’


December 20th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Dec 20 (ANI): Maged Abdelaziz, Egypt's ambassador to the UN said that the country's President Hosni Mubarak had 'turned down' a black-market nuclear weapons deal following the collapse of the Soviet ... Read more...

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Denied tent in US, Gaddafi delayed n-fuel disposal


December 4th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 4 (IANS) Libya's mercurial leader Col. Muammar al-Gaddafi delayed the removal of a small stockpile of nuclear fuel from the country after he was not permitted to set up ... Read more...

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Libyan leader Gaddafi risked nuclear disaster: Wikileaks


December 4th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): Secret cables released by whistleblower website 'WikiLeaks' have revealed that Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was prepared to leave highly enriched uranium potentially unprotected and at risk of hijack ... Read more...

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‘Shaken’ Pak govt seeks to work out joint civil-military strategy on WikiLeaks expose


December 3rd, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 3 (ANI): Shaken by "Cablegate", the Pakistan government has convened a meeting of the Defence Committee of the Cabinet (DCC) to deliberate on the crisis.The DCC meeting will be ... Read more...

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Pak nuclear arsenal under “foolproof control and command system”: Hasan


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2(ANI): Pakistan's High Commissioner to the UK, Wajid Shamsul Hasan, has dismissed fears raised in some classified US diplomatic cables released by whistleblower website Wikileaks that its nuclear material may ... Read more...

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U.S. Attempted To Remove Uranium From Pakistan For Years, WikiLeaks Reveals


November 29th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The U.S. State Department diplomatic documents that have been recently released by WikiLeaks have pointed out that for years United States has been instrumental in removing ... Read more...

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N. Korea, Iran trolling Canada for components to build nuke bomb, says expert


November 1st, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Nov 1 (ANI): The head of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service, Dick Fadden, has expressed his concern saying that North Korea and Iran are trolling Canada for components to build an ... Read more...

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Former Los Alamos National Laboratory workers indicted on charges of trying to provide nuclear secrets


September 18th, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by BNO News
ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO (BNO NEWS) – An Albuquerque, New Mexico couple on Friday were charged in a 22-count indictment regarding the development of a nuclear weapons program for Venezuela using U.S. classified ... Read more...

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Moldova Police Seize Uranium-238 From Smugglers


August 25th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Almost 1.8 kgs of Uranium-238 was seized by the police in Chisinau, the capital of Moldova. The group in possession of the smuggled ... Read more...

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Iran nuclear threat not imminent, says US


August 20th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) The US has told Israel that Iran is not a direct nuclear threat in near future, citing evidence of continuing troubles inside Tehran's atomic programme. According to American ... Read more...

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UAE to seek public opinion on nuclear rules


August 14th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 14 (IANS/WAM) The UAE government will seek public opinion before introducing laws governing its nuclear installations, officials said Saturday. The Federal Authority of Nuclear Regulation (FANR) said it will post ... Read more...

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U.S. and India agree on cooperation for peaceful uses of nuclear energy


July 31st, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The United States and India reached an agreement on Friday to cooperate on peaceful uses of nuclear energy that will cause the reprocessing of U.S.-obligated nuclear material ... Read more...

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Experts urge US to improve nuke sleuthing abilities


July 31st, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): America's ability to track down illicit nuclear material or conduct a timely investigation of a terrorist attack involving nuclear materials is at risk of serious erosion, according to ... Read more...

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India, US sign nuclear reprocessing pact


July 31st, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31(ANI): Taking another step towards the implementation of the 2008 Indo-US civil nuclear deal, the two countries have signed an agreement on reprocessing spent nuclear fuel.Indian Ambassador to ... Read more...

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India, US sign nuclear reprocessing deal


July 31st, 2010 - 7:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 31 (IANS) India and the United States have signed an agreement on the nuclear fuel reprocessing arrangements under the India-US civil nuclear deal completing another key step in implementing the ... Read more...

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Pressure China to reverse n-deal with Pakistan: US expert


July 20th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 20 (IANS) A former US official intimately involved in negotiations for the India-US civil nuclear agreement has urged Washington to pressurise China to reverse the planned sale ... Read more...

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India hopes NSG waiver continues unaltered


June 27th, 2010 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
By Arvind Padmanabhan Toronto, June 26 (IANS) India not only wants the guidelines of the 46-member Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) to be transparent while giving technology to non-members like Pakistan but ... Read more...

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Proliferation networks pose threat to India: Menon


June 5th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Jun 5 (IANS) India Saturday said clandestine proliferation networks in the region posed a threat to its security and made a pitch for a new global paradigm to tackle the ... Read more...

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Hillary to report on reprocessing deal to US Congress


May 5th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has authorised Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to inform the US Congress about the conclusion of the nuclear fuel reprocessing arrangements under the ... Read more...

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Nuclear safety needed to avoid Chernobyl like tragedy: UN


April 27th, 2010 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 27 (DPA) The explosion of the nuclear reactor in Chernobyl, Ukraine, 24 years ago showed graphically the need to strengthen the safety and security of nuclear material and power ... Read more...

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