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UAE calls for n-weapons free Middle EAst


September 21st, 2012 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Sep 20 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has called on all countries in the Middle East to make a positive commitment to contribute to the establishment of a ... Read more...

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Hillary to report on reprocessing deal to US Congress


May 5th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has authorised Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to inform the US Congress about the conclusion of the nuclear fuel reprocessing arrangements under the ... Read more...

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Hillary gets authority to report on n-deal to Congress


April 29th, 2010 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) The India-US civil nuclear deal moved a step closer to implementation with President Barack Obama delegating his functions and authority to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ... Read more...

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Australia not to supply uranium to India


April 6th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 6 (IANS) Australia Tuesday ruled out changing its policy and said it would not supply uranium to India, which is seeking fuel for its nuclear energy programme, a media ... Read more...

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IAEA can’t confirm Iran nuke program is peaceful


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Vienna (Austria), Mar. 2 (ANI): The UN nuclear watchdog, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), has said it can't guarantee that the Iran nuclear program is exclusively for peaceful purposes.Citing insufficient cooperation from ... Read more...

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India, Italy to cooperate in nuclear energy sector


December 15th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 15 (ANI): Visiting Italian Minister for Economic Development, Claudio Scajola has said that Italy has promised to cooperate with India to double the latter's nuclear energy production.Talking to reporters ... Read more...

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Careful note taken of IAEA resolution on Iran, say official sources


November 27th, 2009 - 11:05 pm ICT by ANI
Port of Spain, Nov.27 (ANI): Explaining its position on why it supported the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) resolution to prevent Iran from developing a uranium-enrichment facility in secrecy, official sources ... Read more...

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India honours ElBaradei with Indira Gandhi Prize


September 30th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) India Wednesday lauded UN nuclear watchdog chief Mohamed ElBaradei for his role in the success of India's global civil nuclear deal as President Pratibha Patil presented ... Read more...

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India to honour ElBaradei with Indira prize Wednesday


September 29th, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) A year after the world ended its nuclear isolation, it's payback time for India. President Pratibha Patil will honour United Nations nuclear watchdog chief Mohamed ElBaradei ... Read more...

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US clears launch of Algerian satellites atop Indian rocket


August 12th, 2009 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) In the first significant outcome of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's visit to India, the US has given clearance to Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to ... Read more...

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France ready for full civil nuclear cooperation: Manmohan


July 17th, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) France has assured India that it was ready for full civil nuclear cooperation with India, including transfer of sensitive technologies, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told parliament ... Read more...

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India not concerned over G8 nuclear stance (Lead)


July 13th, 2009 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Pointing to the "clean waiver" obtained from the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), India Monday declared that it was "not concerned over what position the G8 takes" ... Read more...

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IAEA’s Iran report has nothing new: Diplomat (Lead)


February 20th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 20 (IANS) Iran has said the UN atomic watchdog IAEA's latest report on its nuclear programme "has nothing new", IRNA reported Friday. Iran's envoy Ali-Asghar Soltanieh said here Thursday the IAEA ... Read more...

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India-IAEA accord to open doors for global nuclear trade: USIBC


February 4th, 2009 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 4 (IANS) The US-India Business Council (USIBC) has hailed the signing of the India-specific safeguards agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), saying it will pave the way for ... Read more...

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India expects to add four nuclear power units


February 3rd, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) India hopes to start four nuclear power plants, which could add 1,660 MW capacity to the national energy basket by the end of this year. "We ... Read more...

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Areva, NPCIL to sign deal for new reactors Wednesday


February 3rd, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) India and France are set to start a new chapter in civilian nuclear cooperation when French nuclear giant Areva signs a pact with India's nuclear monopoly NPCIL ... Read more...

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India signs safeguards agreement with IAEA


February 2nd, 2009 - 11:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.2 (ANI): India on Monday signed a crucial safeguards agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to begin the nuclear commerce. The agreement will allow New Delhi to ... Read more...

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India, IAEA sign safeguards accord (Lead)


February 2nd, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Vienna, Feb 2 (IANS) India Monday inked an inspection agreement with the Vienna-based International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) - a step that will enable India to access global civil nuclear equipment ... Read more...

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India to ink safeguards pact with IAEA


February 2nd, 2009 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) India will sign a unique safeguards agreement with the Vienna-based International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) later Monday - a key step that will enable the resumption of ... Read more...

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India all set to sign safeguards agreement with IAEA in Vienna


February 1st, 2009 - 10:33 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb.1 (ANI): The Government of India is all set to sign a crucial safeguards agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna on Monday which will allow supply ... Read more...

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India to sign a nuke safeguards agreement with IAEA


January 31st, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): India will sign a nuke safeguards agreement with the International Atomic Nuclear Agency (IAEA) at the headquarters of the agency, Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), in ... Read more...

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Strategic ties with US no compromise of national interest: Pranab


December 21st, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 21 (IANS) Averring that the strategic relations with US have in no way compromised India's foreign policy, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee Sunday said the country had similar arrangements with ... Read more...

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Russian President Medvedev begins talks with Indian leaders


December 5th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, who is on a three-day visit to India, has begun talks with Indian leaders. Prior to that, Medvedev, accompanied by Minister of State ... Read more...

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Russian President given ceremonial reception in New Delhi


December 5th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): Russian President Dmitry Medvedev was accorded a ceremonial reception at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan here today. Medvedev was welcomed by his Indian counterpart Pratibha Patil ... Read more...

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Iran says it’s willing to cooperate with IAEA (Lead)


November 20th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 20 (IANS) Iran has said it would pursue "constructive and comprehensive interaction" with the UN nuclear watchdog, official IRNA news agency reported Thursday. Following the release of a ... Read more...

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India needs to sign nuclear safeguards pact, liability convention: US


November 14th, 2008 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) India needs to complete the safeguards agreement for its nuclear power plants and sign an international convention on civil liability, before US companies make investments in the ... Read more...

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Financial crisis could help India develop nuclear sector: Saran


October 21st, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The current global financial crisis could work to India's advantage by throwing up a buyer's market of nuclear power plants, a top government official said here Tuesday.“The ... Read more...

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India’s nuclear pacts no threat to strategic programme: Pranab (Lead)


October 20th, 2008 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Allaying anxieties about India's nuclear pacts with the US, France and the one it is to sign with Russia, the government Monday underlined that the agreements were ... Read more...

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India must maintain equi-distance between US and Russia: Expert


October 6th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.6 (ANI): India might do well if it engaged with Russia with a sense of equi-distance between the US and Russia, an expert on security affairs has said. Dr. Rajeswari ... Read more...

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India, US to ink historic 123 pact Saturday


October 2nd, 2008 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) With the Senate giving a thumbs-up to the nuclear accord, India and the US will ink the "historic" 123 Agreement Saturday, the final step in over three ... Read more...

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Milestones in India-US n-deal


October 2nd, 2008 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Twists and turns in the journey of the India-US nuclear deal in the last three and half years at a glance:* July 18, 2005: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and President George W. ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh hopes for nuke pact with France


September 29th, 2008 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen Kapoor Marseilles (France), Sept.29 (ANI): Speaking on the sidelines of the Ninth India-EU Summit here, the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, said on Monday that he was quite optimistic ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh looking forward to discuss nuke cooperation with Sarkozy


September 29th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorMarseilles (France), Sept 29 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, has said that he is looking forward to his meeting with French President Nicolas Sarkozy in Paris on ... Read more...

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Progress in IAEA talks on additional protocol: India


September 19th, 2008 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) India Friday underlined that global nuclear commerce will begin only after it signs the safeguards agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and said talks on ... Read more...

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US will ensure a reasonable steady supply of nuke fuel: U.S. State Department


September 19th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 19 (ANI): The United States has said it will ensure that India had a reasonable steady supply of nuclear fuel and in case of disruptions, it is determined to ... Read more...

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