06 Feb 2014
New Delhi: India needs nuclear power for civilian use till the time renewable energy is able to replace the use of fossil and nuclear fuels, Minister of New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah said on Thursday.
25 Feb 2014
Washington: President Barack Obama has approved a civilian nuclear pact with Vietnam which could lead to the sale of US reactors to Washington's energy-hungry former war foe.
28 Jan 2014
Moscow: Russia aims to build 28 new nuclear power units with high safety standards before 2030. Disclosing this, Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Monday told university students at a meeting in Moscow that "in Russia's energy mix, the share of nuclear power is not big, just 16 percent".
28 Feb 2014
New Delhi: State-owned NTPC will on Sunday lay the foundation stone for 2,640 MW power project in Madhya Pradesh, entailing an investment of Rs 17,000 crore.
24 Feb 2014
New York: It's widely perceived that people in the position of power are often lonely. But that can't be completely true, claims new study.
22 Sep 2012
The Centre should immediately suspend all works relating to Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant and initiate discussions with the people who are up in arms against the project, CPI Kerala state secretary Pannian Raveendran said on Saturday.
20 Feb 2014
Vienna: The three-day talks between Iran and six major world powers in Vienna are aiming to clinch a deal on a framework document which would be on the basis that could affect negotiations positively to end the Iranian nuclear issue.
27 Feb 2014
Mumbai: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday accused Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra) and Tata Power of misrepresenting taxes and putting a burden of Rs 434 crore on consumers over the last three years, a charge strongly denied by the two private power distribution companies.
13 Jan 2014
Ankara/Brussels: A deal between Iran and six major powers intended to pave the way to a solution to a long standoff over Tehran's nuclear ambitions will come into force on January 20, the Iranian Foreign Ministry and the European Union said.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday termed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ‘power greedy’ and accused Arvind Kejriwal-led party of having entered into a ‘secret understanding’ with Congress to come to power in Delhi before it decided to quit as it did not have the capacity to run the government.