30 Jun 2016
New Delhi: A week after India failed to get entry into Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) due to China-led opposition, the US yesterday said one country can break consensus in the atomic trading bloc and insisted that such member should be held accountable.
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.
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.
18 Jun 2016
On Board Special Aircraft: India has, in principle, agreed to look into Ghana's request for cooperation in civil nuclear energy field, President Pranab Mukherjee said today as he wrapped up his six-day visit to three African countries which he said will "reinvigorate" the already "strong and time-tested" bonds with them.
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.
08 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said the army and paramilitary forces cannot use "excessive and retaliatory force" in Manipur and such instances must be probed.
11 Jan 2012
Asserting that the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) had full safety measures and four-tier security, Union Minister of State in the PMO, V Narayanasamy, on Tuesday said the Plant would soon begin functioning with Tamil Nadu government's cooperation.
02 Mar 2016
New Delhi: To meet the country's growing needs, the government plans to set up nuclear power plants in Bihar, Haryana and Punjab, Lok Sabha was informed today.
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.
24 Jun 2016
Seoul: At the end of its two-day plenary here, the NSG today declared its "firm support" for the "full, complete and effective" implementation of the NPT as the cornerstone of the international non-proliferation regime, a clear indication that no exception will be made in the case of India.