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Fukushima disaster can’t be cited to stop Kudankulam: Scientist


September 21st, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 21 (IANS) The nuclear disaster in Japan's Fukushima following a tsunami cannot be cited as an argument against the two reactors that are being built in Kudankulam in ... 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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Work on first fast-breeder fuel cycle facility next year


September 6th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 6 (IANS) Work on India's first fast-breeder fuel cycle facility (FRFCF) is expected to start next year with the project's regulatory clearances reaching the final leg. "Construction work on the ... Read more...

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Leaked photographs reveal Burma’s covert nuclear weapons building plans


July 26th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Weapons experts have concluded that Burma is working on a nuclear weapons programme after its existence was exposed by leaked photographs.According to The Telegraph, secret documents and hundreds ... Read more...

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Iran ready for new nuclear talks in August: Ahmadinejad


June 28th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, June 28 (DPA) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Monday Iran would be ready for nuclear talks with world powers in August. "We will be ready to hold talks with the 5+1 ... Read more...

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Iran’s uranium a step away from weapon grade


February 11th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): Iran has announced that it will produce uranium enriched to contain 20 per cent of the fissile isotope uranium-235, which is to refuel a reactor in Tehran that ... Read more...

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Iran will not let uranium leave country after all, say officials


January 20th, 2010 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Jan 20 (DPA) An Iranian official has recently told the nuclear watchdog the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that it does not want to allow uranium to be shipped out of ... Read more...

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India’s fast breeder n-reactor achieves second milestone (Lead)


December 6th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 6 (IANS) India's first indigenously designed 500MW fast breeder nuclear power project at Kalpakkam achieved its second milestone when the huge main vessel was lowered into the safety vessel, an ... Read more...

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US to give Iran ’space’ to mull nuclear fuel deal


November 10th, 2009 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Vienna/Tehran, Nov 9 (DPA) The US is willing to give Iran time to come up with a response to a proposed multinational nuclear fuel deal, the US ambassador to the International Atomic ... Read more...

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Main vessel for India’s fast breeder reactor to be lowered in two weeks (Lead) (With Images)


October 28th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) Armed with the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board's (AERB) clearance for erection of major nuclear reactor components, officials of Bharatiya Nabhikiya Vidyut Nigam (Bhavini) building the Rs.5,600 crore fast ... Read more...

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Main vessel for India’s fast breeder reactor to be built in two weeks (With Images)


October 28th, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Oct 28 (IANS) Armed with the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board's (AERB) clearance for erection of major nuclear reactor components, officials of Bharatiya Nabhikiya Vidyut Nigam (Bhavini) building the Rs.5,600 ... Read more...

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India’s fast breeder reactor nears second milestone


June 16th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, June 16 (IANS) India's first indigenously designed fast breeder reactor, which is expected to start functioning at Kalpakkam in Tamil Nadu by 2010 and generate 500 MW of electricity, ... Read more...

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br /Belgium, India seek collaboration on Myrrha, ITER projects


November 11th, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 11 (IANS) Belgium's King Albert II, who is visiting Tamil Nadu, said his country was hoping for greater collaboration with India in the field of science and technology even as ... Read more...

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We have right to test: India


September 25th, 2008 - 10:05 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 25 (IANS) Amid a new row about a Senate panel's remarks on the suspension of fuel supplies by NSG countries in the event of New Delhi testing a nuclear ... Read more...

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US urges Iran to respond to incentives offer


July 20th, 2008 - 2:30 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, July 20 (DPA) The US Saturday urged Tehran to respond soon to a package of incentives offered by world powers in exchange for an Iranian pledge to suspend uranium enrichment. US ... Read more...

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