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India committed to nuclear safety, says AEC chief


September 20th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) India is committed to nuclear safety and will implement the International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) "Action Plan on Nuclear Safety", a top nuclear expert has said.Addressing ... Read more...

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Sekhar Basu new BARC chief


June 18th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) A nuclear submarine propulsion and nuclear reprocessing and waste management expert, Sekhar Basu will be the new director of the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre here, an ... Read more...

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R.K. Sinha takes over as new AEC chairman, DAE secretary


April 30th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) Director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) and senior scientist Ratan Kumar Sinha assumed charge Monday as the new Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) ... Read more...

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Conference on strategic electronics at Hyderabad


November 23rd, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 23 (IANS) A three-day conference on "Strategic Electronics: Instrumentation, Control, Communication and Computing" organised by the Indian Nuclear Society (INS) kickstarts here Thursday.R. Chidambaram, principal scientific advisor to ... Read more...

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Bihar to set up dolphin conservation task force


April 21st, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 21 (IANS) Bihar has decided to set up a task force for conservation of the endangered Gangetic river dolphins, an official said Thursday.Mithilesh Kumar, member secretary ... Read more...

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Jaitapur nuclear plant site safe, say scientists


March 14th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) The nuclear top brass in the country Monday went into an overdrive to address safety concerns of Indian nuclear installations in the wake of the Japan ... Read more...

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PM to launch fuel reprocessing plant


January 5th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Thane, Jan 5 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will inaugurate a 100-tonne per annum Power Reactor Fuel Reprocessing Plant at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) at Tarapur here Friday, officials ... Read more...

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‘India gaining from N-renaissance in Asia’


October 11th, 2010 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Mahabalipuram (Tani Nadu), Oct 10 (IANS) With over 35 nuclear power reactors under construction across Asia, a nuclear renaissance is sweeping across the continent and India is no exception, said speakers at ... Read more...

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Asian nuclear conference starts Monday


October 9th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 9 (IANS) Senior officials of India's nuclear energy establishment will discuss all aspects and potential of atomic power with their global counterparts at the three-day International Conference on Asian Nuclear ... Read more...

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Draft action plan readied to conserve Ganges dolphins


June 5th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 5 (IANS) In the wake of several Ganges River Dolphins being killed, a committee set up by the environment ministry has submitted to the central government a draft action plan ... Read more...

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Dolphin found dead in Patna


June 3rd, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 3 (IANS) A Ganges river dolphin, an endangered species, was killed by suspected poachers on the banks of Ganga river here, forest officials said Thursday. The dolphin's body was found floating ... Read more...

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R.K. Sinha takes over as BARC director


May 19th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Eminent scientist R.K. Sinha Wednesday took over as director of the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) from Atomic Energy Commission chairman Srikumar Banerjee, an official said. Sinha was director ... Read more...

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Three Ganga dolphins found dead in Patna


April 29th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, April 29 (IANS) Suspected poachers killed three Ganga dolphins, an endangered species, on the banks of the Ganga river here, police said Thursday. The dolphins were found dead near Keshavrai Ghat here. ... Read more...

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Call goes out to save the Ganges Dolphin


February 24th, 2010 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
By Imran Khan Patna, Feb 24 (IANS) The Ganges River Dolphin was declared the national aquatic animal last month, but is still in urgent need of being saved from extinction, experts on the ... Read more...

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Court stays transfer of officer probing Koda scam (Lead)


February 23rd, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 23 (IANS) The Jharkhand High Court Tuesday stayed the transfer of Income Tax Director (investigation) Ujjwal Chaudhary, who is probing the Rs.2,500 crore money laundering scam in which former chief ... Read more...

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Koda scam: Raids continue, over Rs.1 crore cash seized


February 18th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 18 (IANS) Income Tax raids continued for the third day Thursday on properties of some senior officials, including Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren's personal secretary, in connection with the Rs.2,500-crore ... Read more...

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Koda scam: Raids continue, valuable documents seized


February 17th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 17 (IANS) For the second day in a row, income tax officials Wednesday raided the properties of several senior officials, including Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren's personal secretary, in connection ... Read more...

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Four-month-old dies in incubator in Allahabad hospital


May 3rd, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 3 (IANS) A four-month-old boy died in an incubator in a private hospital in Allahabad after the nurse allegedly forgot to turn off a phototherapy unit, police said. Divyansh was suffering ... Read more...

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Wildlife board to look after Ganges dolphins


February 25th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by admin
Patna, Feb 25 (IANS) Although called the sons of the Ganges, the number of freshwater dolphins has been falling due to pollution and poaching. The National Board for Wildlife (NBW) has now ... Read more...

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