28 Jun 2016
New Delhi: India's entry in the 34 member Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) has enabled New Delhi to give back to Beijing a taste of its own medicine. China has been opposing India's entry to the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), now India can do the same with its communist neighbour as China is making all efforts to get entry in MCTR.
21 Jun 2016
New York: A strong 'electric wind' may have played a significant role in stripping Venus, Earth's twin planet, of its oceans, says a new study by NASA and University College London researchers.
25 Jun 2016
Washington: The US yesterday said that there is "a path forward" for India to become a full member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group by the end of the year, hours after the group's plenary meeting ended in Seoul with no decision on India's membership in face of strong China-led opposition.
24 Jun 2016
Tashkent: Any "exception" in granting membership to the NSG will "disturb" strategic stability in South Asia, Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain today told his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.
24 Jun 2016
Tashkent: According to reports from Tashkent, despite 47 out of 48 Nuclear Supply Group members’ support to India, China yet sticks alone on its stand to block India's entry to the nuclear bloc.
18 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed petitions filed by two firms including the Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation (CESC) Ltd against the Ordinance that has paved way for auctioning of coal mines across the country.
21 Jun 2016
Beijing: In an unusual move, China's state media today defended Pakistan's nuclear record, saying it was AQ Khan who was responsible for atomic proliferation which was not backed by the government and argued that any exemption to India for NSG entry should also be given to Pakistan.
22 Jun 2016
Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in Tashkent beginning tomorrow during which India is expected to seek China's support for membership of the NSG.
23 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Execution of works in 20 smart cities will kick-start from June 25 with Prime Minister Narendra Modi launching 14 projects in Pune, while 69 others will commence in other parts of the country entailing a total cost of Rs 1,770 crore.
20 Jun 2016
Beijing: China today said differences remain among NSG members over the inclusion of new countries and the issue was not even on the agenda of the grouping's meeting in Seoul this week, a day after External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj asserted that Beijing was not opposing India's entry.