proliferation of nuclear weapons

N-weapons proliferation a big problem: Hillary


May 7th, 2012 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 7 (IANS) Calling nuclear-armed Iran a principal threat to the world, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Monday said proliferation of nuclear weapons is one of the biggest ... Read more...

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China to actively promote nuclear disarmament


May 1st, 2012 - 9:09 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, May 1 (IANS) China will actively push forward the nuclear disarmament process, said the country's envoy in Vienna Monday.According to Cheng Jingye, China's permanent representative to the UN and ... Read more...

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Iran’s Chief Negotiator say nuclear talks will advance only through ‘common logic’


January 23rd, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by BNO News
ISTANBUL (BNO NEWS) -- Negotiations can advance only when they are based on a shared logic, Iran's top negotiator Saeed Jalili said Saturday after meeting with the 5+1 group in Istanbul, the ... Read more...

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After France and US, Germany pitches for India’s entry into NSG


December 6th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): On the eve of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Germany, Berlin has come out in open support for India's entry into the Nuclear ... Read more...

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IAEA informed about new N-plant in Pakistan: China


September 22nd, 2010 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 21 (IANS) The Chinese government Tuesday said it had informed the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) about the new nuclear reactor its state-owned nuclear firm is constructing in Pakistan ... Read more...

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NSG statement suggests concern over enhancement of Sino-Pak civil nuke cooperation


June 26th, 2010 - 10:19 am ICT by ANI
Frankfurt (Germany), June 26 (ANI): India on Friday took note of the final statement issued after the 20th plenary meeting of the 46-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), specifically with regard to developments ... Read more...

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UAE for nuclear energy use by all NPT members


May 5th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 5 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has supported the use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes by all members of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons ... Read more...

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President Obama at the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty review conference


May 4th, 2010 - 3:44 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama on Monday expressed his concern for the spread of nuclear weapons at the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) review conference at the United Nations ... Read more...

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The world to promise a nuke terror-free environment, search begins for a legacy


April 13th, 2010 - 9:33 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.13 (ANI): The two-day global nuclear security summit hosted by the United States opened in Washington D.C. on Monday morning. Forty seven countries are participating in this meet, which has ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan wants revision of ‘flawed’ NPT


April 12th, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, April 12 (IANS) With the global Nuclear Security Summit beginning in Washington, Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev has sought a revision of the "flawed" Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) to make it more "effective". Spelling ... Read more...

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UN Secretary-General Man Ki-moon comments on START treaty signing


April 8th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomed the signing on Thursday of the New START Treaty between the United States of America and Russia, a U.N. spokesperson informed.The ... Read more...

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UN spokesman expresses optimism in U.S. nuclear policy


April 7th, 2010 - 2:13 am ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) – The United Nations (UN) expressed its optimism on Tuesday regarding the successful conclusion of negotiations between the Russian Federation and the U.S. for a successor agreement to ... Read more...

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Obama to focus on securing nuclear material


April 6th, 2010 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 6 (IANS) President Barack Obama hopes to use next week's nuclear security summit to clearly spell out how to secure world's nuclear material so it does not ... Read more...

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Russia ready for selective sanctions against Iran


April 1st, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 1 (DPA) Russia is ready to join in international sanctions to prod Iran to come clean on its nuclear ambitions, a foreign ministry official said Thursday. "Such measures need to be ... Read more...

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India reminds US of Pakistan’s clandestine n-proliferation (Lead)


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) With the US indicating that it is open to Islamabad's plea for a civil nuclear deal, India Monday hoped that Washington would bear in mind Pakistan's record ... Read more...

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President Obama recognizes the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty on its 40th Anniversary


March 6th, 2010 - 4:36 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama recognized Friday the importance of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty on its 40th Anniversary.“Forty years ago today, in the midst of a Cold War, the ... Read more...

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As OSCE head, Kazakhstan to focus on regional security, Afghanistan rehabilitation


February 28th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitNew Delhi, Feb.28 (ANI): Strengthening regional security, promoting inter-ethnic and inter-religious tolerance, enhancing the scope for introduction of further measures to reduce proliferation of nuclear weapons, solving the problems of ... Read more...

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Iran to host global meet against nukes, WMDs


February 8th, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 7 (IANS) Iran will host an international conference in April or May on the fight against nuclear weapons and weapons of mass destruction, the foreign ministry said Sunday. Ministry spokesman Ramin ... Read more...

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Nirupama Rao heads Monday to The Hague nuclear meet


February 7th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao flies to The Hague Monday to attend a three-day preparatory meeting for the Nuclear Security Summit that Washington will host in April. Rao ... Read more...

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India concerned about nexus between covert proliferation and terrorism


February 6th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Feb. 6 (ANI): Prime Minister's special envoy on climate change Shyam Saran has said that India is deeply worried about the potential nexus between clandestine proliferation and terrorism.Addressing the historic summit ... Read more...

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India reiterates voluntary moratorium on n-testing


February 6th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Ahead of the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, India has reiterated its commitment to voluntary unilateral moratorium on nuclear testing and has signalled its readiness to ... Read more...

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USINPAC asks Congress to demand audit of aid funding to Pakistan


October 12th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.12 (ANI): The U.S.-India Political Action Committee (USINPAC) has expressed deep concern that the United States Congress has passed a bill tripling U.S. aid to Pakistan without first establishing accountability and ... Read more...

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US Congress set to vote on Pakistan aid with ‘no terror’ conditions


September 30th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) The US Congress is set to take the final step to triple non-military aid to Pakistan, but with stringent conditions demanding action against extremist groups ... Read more...

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Krishna says India’s ‘principled’ stand on CTBT won’t change


September 25th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep. 25 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Friday said that India's "principled" stand on CTBT is not likely to change unless a number of other "developments" ... Read more...

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UN chief welcomes US-Russia arms reduction pact


July 8th, 2009 - 3:18 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 8 (DPA) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday praised the new pact by the US and Russia to reduce by as much as a third of their nuclear ... Read more...

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Obama gives vision of a non-nuclear world (Lead)


April 5th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Prague, April 5 (DPA) US President Barack Obama laid out an ambitious plan to rid the world of atomic weapons in Prague Sunday, evoking his successful election campaign slogan of "Yes, ... Read more...

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Obama gives vision of a non-nuclear world


April 5th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Prague, April 5 (DPA) US President Barack Obama laid out an ambitious plan to rid the world of atomic weapons in Prague Sunday, evoking his successful election campaign slogan of "Yes ... Read more...

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Personal joint statement by President Medvedev and President Obama


April 1st, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by admin
From the BNO Newsroom, as released by the White House.LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- "Reaffirming that the era when our countries viewed each other as enemies is long over, and recognizing our many ... Read more...

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Joint statement by President Medvedev and President Obama


April 1st, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by admin
From the BNO Newsroom, as released by the White House.LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- The President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, and the President of the Russian Federation, Dmitriy A. ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton promises new era of diplomacy


February 14th, 2009 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 14 (IANS) Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has said the US is committed to a new era of diplomacy and development using smart power to find solutions to global ... Read more...

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Bush says n-deal would not help India make bombs


October 22nd, 2008 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) The India-US civil nuclear deal has taken another step towards implementation with President George W. Bush certifying to the Congress that it would not in any way help ... Read more...

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Canada welcomes exception for India from NSG guidelines


September 8th, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.8 (ANI): Canadian Foreign Minister David Emerson today welcomed the Nuclear Suppliers Groups decision to allow nuclear trade with India. Canadas decision to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group consensus marks ... Read more...

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India calls for appropriate security responses to terrorism threat in Asia


August 25th, 2008 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashok Dixit Almaty (Kazakhstan), Aug.25 (ANI): Lauding the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) for laying the framework for realizing a shared vision of peace and prosperity ... Read more...

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A ‘gang’ of countries stands between India and NSG waiver


August 6th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Mehru Jaffer Vienna, Aug 6 (IANS) Days before the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) meets here to consider selling nuclear fuel and technology to India, those for the deal seem to be in ... Read more...

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India takes the lead once again in global nuclear disarmament


June 28th, 2008 - 6:17 am ICT by IANS
By Pranay Sharma Twenty years after then Indian prime minister Rajiv Gandhi presented his Action Plan to the United Nations with a fervent appeal for a nuclear free world, disarmament is back on ... Read more...

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