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A tough balancing act awaits Manmohan Singh in Tehran


July 31st, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Amid tightening Western sanctions targeting Tehran, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh heads to Iran to attend the Aug 30-31 Non-Aligned Movement summit - an important ... Read more...

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US missile defence plans hinder new arms cuts: Russia


June 30th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will not start a new round of talks on further arms reductions until Washington changes its stance on the global deployment of US missile ... Read more...

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Russia warns against unilateral sanctions on Iran


June 14th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is opposed to unilateral sanctions against Iran, and wants action based on UN resolutions, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said."We are against any forcible action ... Read more...

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India seeks more talks with US on Afghan withdrawal


May 31st, 2012 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 31 (IANS) Voicing New Delhi's concern that extremist elements would gain ground once Western forces pull out of Afghanistan, Indian ambassador Nirupama Rao has called for greater ... Read more...

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BRICS says dialogue only answer for Syria, Iran


March 29th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Seeking to reinforce their growing economic heft with global diplomatic clout, the world's top emerging economies Thursday warned the West against allowing the Iran ... Read more...

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Address n-security in coherent manner, says Seoul communique


March 27th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 27 (IANS) Sustained efforts are required to address the issues of nuclear safety and nuclear security in a coherent manner that will help ensure the safe and ... Read more...

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India backs UN resolutions on Iran nuclear issue


March 22nd, 2012 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, March 22 (IANS) India has come out in support of full implementation of UN Security Council resolutions on the Iranian nuclear issue but said all efforts should be ... Read more...

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India warns against ‘disastrous’ conflict over Iran


March 7th, 2012 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 6 (IANS) Asserting that media has presented a distorted picture of its relations with Iran, India has warned against letting the Iran situation escalate into a "disastrous" conflict ... Read more...

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‘No contradiction in India’s ties with Iran, US’


February 7th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 7 (IANS) Amid mounting pressure from the US to reduce its dependence on Iranian oil, New Delhi has said its ties with Tehran do not contradict its relationship ... Read more...

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Iran ‘not unhappy’ with India over Syria vote


February 7th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Iran Tuesday said it was was "not unhappy" over India backing a UN Security Council resolution on Syria, but asked New Delhi to pay more ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan exchange n-facilities list (Lead)


January 1st, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, Jan 1 (IANS) India and Pakistan Sunday exchanged a list of their nuclear installations under a two-decade-old pact, a statement said.The exchange of lists comes a week after ... Read more...

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India asks Pakistan to declare its n-doctrine, join FMCT


December 29th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) With Pakistan's nuclear arsenal a matter of growing global concern, India has pressed Pakistan to enunciate its nuclear doctrine and asked it to join global ... Read more...

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India, Japan to revive n-talks, step up economic ties (Second Lead) (With images)


December 28th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Seeking to step up strategic ties with India, Japan Wednesday announced $4.5 billion for the landmark Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor project and agreed to step ... Read more...

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Japan PM hints at revival of n-deal talks (Lead) (With images)


December 28th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Nine months after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda Wednesday indicated the revival of civil nuclear talks with India and hoped ... Read more...

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China urges IAEA to ensure global nuclear safety


November 2nd, 2011 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Nov 2 (IANS) China has urged the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to further strengthen its leading role in enhancing global nuclear safety and promoting relevant international cooperation.Wang ... Read more...

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India signs civil nuclear deal with South Korea (Lead)


July 25th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 25 (IANS) Expanding bilateral economic and strategic ties, India Monday inked a civil nuclear cooperation accord with South Korea that will provide a framework for Korean companies ... Read more...

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France assures NSG waiver for India not undermined


July 1st, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) France Friday underlined that the new guidelines of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) tightening the export of sensitive technologies did not undermine the clean waiver ... Read more...

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India, Kazakhstan sign seven bilateral agreements (update)


April 16th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by ANI
Astana (Kazakhstan), Apr 16 (ANI): India and Kazakhstan inked seven treaties on Saturday in Astana, Kazakhstan, including an accord in civil nuclear field and in the oil sector to consolidate their ... Read more...

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India, Kazakhstan welcome civil nuclear cooperation agreement


April 16th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
Astana (Kazakhstan), Apr 16 (ANI): India and Kazakhstan have appreciated the signing of the agreement on cooperation in peaceful uses of nuclear energy between the two nations.An inter-governmental pact was signed ... Read more...

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India to work with Kazakhstan in bringing peace, development


April 16th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Astana, Apr 16 (ANI): Emphasising that Kazakhstan has a key role to play in bringing peace and development to Central Asia, the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Saturday said India ... Read more...

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Indo-Kazakh ties to strengthen with peaceful uses of nuclear energy: PM


April 15th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
Astana (Kazakhstan), Apr 15(ANI): India is looking forward to continuing cooperation with Kazakhstan in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, visiting Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh said on Friday."The impact ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan interested in buying Indian nuclear reactors


April 15th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorAstana (Kazakhstan), Apr 15(ANI): Kazakhstan has shown interest in buying small Indian nuclear reactors, sources have said.Kazakhstan is looking for 235 MW reactors, but sources say that it ... Read more...

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India, Russia to review nuclear safety measures


April 13th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 13 (IANS) Alarmed by the nuclear disaster following a massive earthquake in Japan, strategic partners India and Russia Wednesday discussed the measures to enhance the safety ... Read more...

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Zardari wants India-like peaceful nuke cooperation from Japan


February 22nd, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Feb 22 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari said that Japan should extend similar kind of cooperation to his country on peaceful uses of nuclear energy like that of India."If ... Read more...

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After US and France, Russia backs India for NSG


December 21st, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Russia Tuesday followed the US and France in backing India's membership of elite nuclear clubs, including the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), as Moscow and New ... Read more...

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Russia welcomes India’s decision to set up Global Centre for Nuclear Energy


December 21st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 21 (ANI): Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday welcomed India's decision to set up a Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership here and agreed to discuss future cooperation with ... Read more...

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India, EU to enhance clean energy, climate ties


December 10th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani Brussels, Dec 10 (IANS) India and the European Union Friday agreed to enhance ties in clean energy development and climate change for an early conclusion on an agreement on cooperation ... Read more...

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India, EU agree to enhance cooperation on energy, climate change


December 10th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Dec.10 (ANI): India and the European Union issued a joint statement after the 11th EU-India Summit here on Friday in which they reiterated their commitment to bilding on the 2008 EU-India ... Read more...

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India, EU still some distance away from finalizing trade,investment pact: Manmohan Singh


December 10th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Dec.10 (ANI): India and the European Union are close to signing a broad-based trade and investment agreement, visiting Indian Prime Minister, Dr. manmohan Singh, said here on Friday during a ... Read more...

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India, France intends to broaden scope in space cooperation


December 6th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): Acknowledging the essential nature of cooperation in the field of space, India and France intend to broaden the scope of their exchanges and further develop their ... Read more...

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India-France sign agreement on civil nuclear cooperation


December 6th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): India and France Monday signed a general framework agreement and four other pacts for deeper bilateral cooperation in the atomic energy sector.After delegation level talks ... Read more...

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IAEA board agrees to set up nuclear fuel bank


December 4th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) Aiming to curb proliferation of nuclear material, the UN nuclear energy watchdog has decided to set up a $150-million uranium bank which would guarantee unrestricted supply of ... Read more...

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India supports Iran’s peaceful use of n-power: Nirupama Rao


November 21st, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Terming the Persian Gulf region India's "natural partner", Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao Sunday reiterated that India supports Iran's right to the peaceful use of nuclear energy and ... Read more...

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India to decide foreign policy in national interest


November 9th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) India will decide its position on global issues based on its own and regional interests but should also be ready to face tough questions on its ... Read more...

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India, Japan conclude negotiations on signing of CEPA


October 26th, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Oct.25 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan on Monday asked their negotiators to arrive at a mutually satisfactory agreement for Civil Nuclear Cooperation ... Read more...

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