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Nuclear technology will aid people, farms and factories: BARC director (Interview)


July 19th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 19 (IANS) The Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), India's premier nuclear research organisation, will propagate the societal benefits of nuclear technology in agriculture, health and industry while completing ... Read more...

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Russia rules out Iran sanctions


February 16th, 2012 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has ruled out backing western sanctions against Iran, saying they are aimed at regime change in Tehran."Somebody may be viewing the current situation as ... Read more...

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US dismisses Iran’s nuke achievements


February 16th, 2012 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 16 (IANS) The US has dismissed the nuclear achievements demonstrated by Iran as something not terribly new and impressive.Washington expected to learn more from the International Atomic Energy ... Read more...

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India assures Israel full support in probe, plays neutral (Roundup)


February 15th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Amid Israel's charges about Iran's role in the attack on an Israeli embassy car here, India Wednesday asserted that it has no evidence yet linking ... Read more...

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India assures Israel full support in probe, no Iran link (Second Lead)


February 15th, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Amid Israel's allegations about Iran's role in the attack on an Israeli embassy car here, India Wednesday asserted that it has no evidence yet linking ... Read more...

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Iran unveils latest nuclear achievements (Second Lead)


February 15th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 15 (IANS) At a ceremony to unveil the country's latest nuclear achievements, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad -- clad in a white lab coat -- Wednesday fed home-made nuclear ... Read more...

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Iran unveils nuclear achievements, cuts oil exports (Lead)


February 15th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 15 (IANS) Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Wednesday fed home-made nuclear fuel rods into the core of the Tehran research reactor as the country cut oil exports to six ... Read more...

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Iran to install fuel rods in n-reactor Wednesday


February 15th, 2012 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iran will insert its first domestically-produced nuclear fuel rods into a research reactor in Tehran Wednesday, a top Iranian official said Tuesday."Because western countries were ... Read more...

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US condemns Iran’s decision to start uranium enrichment


January 11th, 2012 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US has condemned the Iranian government's decision to begin uranium enrichment operations at a facility in the country's north.The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) ... Read more...

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Iran starts enriching uranium to 20 percent


January 10th, 2012 - 7:44 am ICT by IANS
Moscow/Washington, Jan 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has confirmed that Iran has started enriching uranium to the 20-percent level, which can easily be turned into fissile ... Read more...

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Iran ready to export n-services


January 8th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 8 (IANS) The head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation has said the country is ready to export services related to nuclear energy to other countries, Press TV reported.Fereidoon ... Read more...

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Nuclear scientist P.K. Iyengar dead (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 21 (IANS) Eminent nuclear scientist P.K. Iyengar, former chairman of Atomic Energy Commission and a key member of the team which made possible India's first peaceful nuclear explosion ... Read more...

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Iran produces 70 kg high-grade enriched uranium


October 18th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Oct 17 (IANS) Iranian Foreign Minister Ali-Akbar Salehi said Monday that Iran has so far produced nearly 70 kg of 20 percent enriched uranium.Iran should convert 20 percent enriched ... Read more...

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Iran to speed up uranium enrichment


June 13th, 2011 - 3:43 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 13 (IANS) Iran has produced over 50 kg of 20-percent enriched uranium and would triple the output from the current level to supply fuel to the Tehran research ... 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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India to phase out Cirus nuke research reactor soon


December 1st, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Saurav Jha Kaiga (Karnataka), Dec 1 (IANS) India will soon phase out the Cirus research reactor, the 40-MW power unit supplied by Canada in the mid-50s with heavy water from the US ... Read more...

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Cinnamon can replace toxic chemicals used to create gold nanoparticles


November 30th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): A new study has found a method that could replace nearly all of the toxic chemicals required to make gold nanoparticles. The missing ingredient can be found in ... Read more...

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Pak slams release of WikiLeaks cable showing US pressure to scupper illicit nukes


November 29th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 29(ANI): Pakistan has criticized the release of classified US diplomatic cables by whistleblower website WikiLeaks which claims that highly enriched uranium could be diverted from a research reactor in the ... Read more...

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US wanted to remove uranium from Pakistani reactor: WikiLeaks


November 29th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 29 (IANS/AKI) US diplomatic cables released by whistleblowing website WikiLeaks show that since 2007 the US has been engaged in an effort to remove highly enriched uranium from a Pakistani ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: US trying to remove uranium from Pak facility over illicit nuke use fears


November 29th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 29(ANI): The United States has mounted a highly secret effort, so far unsuccessful, to remove highly enriched uranium from a Pakistani research reactor that American officials fear could be diverted ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks lays bare nuclear standoff with Pakistan, hacking by China (Lead)


November 29th, 2010 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 29 (IANS) A dangerous standoff with Pakistan over nuclear fuel and a global computer hacking effort by China are among the revelations laid bare by a cache of ... Read more...

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Wikileaks reveals standoff over nuclear fuel in Pakistan


November 29th, 2010 - 7:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 29 (IANS) The secret US diplomatic communications leaked by Wikileaks have exposed a dangerous standoff over the use of highly enriched uranium in Pakistani reactor as America fears the ... Read more...

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Indian nuclear scientist Homi Sethna dead (Lead)


September 6th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 6 (IANS) Renowned nuclear technocrat and scientist Homi N. Sethna died at his home here late Sunday, official sources said Monday. A former chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC), ... Read more...

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Iran uses new machines to enrich uranium: IAEA


August 10th, 2010 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Aug 10 (IANS) Iran has used a second set of centrifuge machines to enrich uranium to 20 percent purity at its Natanz facility, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has said. The ... Read more...

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US open to talks with Iran on reviving nuclear deal


July 29th, 2010 - 8:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 29 (DPA) The United States is open to holding talks with Iran designed to revive a nuclear swap deal and is hopeful that such a meeting, which would include other ... Read more...

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Iran ready for talks with IAEA on nuclear fuel swap


July 27th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 27 (ANI): Iran has announced that it is ready and willing to talk about a nuclear fuel swap, even as the European Union prepares to enforce harsh new set ... Read more...

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Tehran calls on US, EU to settle nuclear dispute


July 26th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 26 (DPA) Tehran Monday said the European Union (EU) and the US should settle the nuclear dispute with Iran through a fuel-swap deal, rather than sticking to sanctions. "The Tehran agreement ... Read more...

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Iran to send man into space by 2019


July 24th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, July 24 (IANS) Iran has plans to launch its first manned mission into the space by 2019, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said. The president said the project was originally planned to take ... Read more...

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Iran says it has produced 20kg of enriched uranium


July 12th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): Iran has said it has produced around 20 kilograms of 20 per cent enriched uranium, in defiance of the world powers who want them to suspend the controversial ... Read more...

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Iranian speaker backs 20 percent uranium enrichment


June 17th, 2010 - 6:43 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, June 17 (IANS) Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani Wednesday urged the government to start enriching uranium to 20 percent, the state-run Press TV reported. The remarks came as EU member-states Monday agreed ... Read more...

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Foreign Ministers of P5+1 remain open to talks with Iran to restore international confidence


June 10th, 2010 - 3:59 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – Ministers of Foreign Affairs of China, France, Germany, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States reaffirmed their commitment to seek an early negotiated solution to the ... Read more...

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UN Security Council to vote on Iran sanction next Wednesday


June 9th, 2010 - 2:42 am ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) – The United Nations Security Council will vote on a draft resolution on Wednesday morning to impose sanctions on Iran over its suspected nuclear weapon developments, Claude Heller, ... Read more...

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Iran to continue uranium enrichment despite swap deal


June 3rd, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, June 2 (DPA) A senior Iranian diplomat made clear Wednesday in Vienna that his country would continue a controversial process of enriching uranium at higher levels even if a multilateral deal ... Read more...

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Iran has fuel for two nuke weapons: IAEA report


June 1st, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): A United Nations Security Council (UNSC) report revealed on Monday that Iran has now produced a stockpile of nuclear fuel that experts say would be enough, with further ... Read more...

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Russia rejects Iran’s claims it favours US on n-issue (Lead)


May 27th, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's position on Tehran's nuclear programme is neither pro-American, nor pro-Iranian, presidential aide Sergei Prikhodko said Wednesday. The statement comes after Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said in a ... Read more...

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