01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Remaining unfazed over the failure of its Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) membership bid, India became the 35th Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) member and is now among the countries who have attained the right for production and sale of deadly weapons enlisted in MTCR Annex. Indian authorties has been kept in position accountable for questioning if any MTCR norms are violated during sale and production of these weapons.
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.
30 Jun 2016
Beijing: China today accused the US of ignoring facts over India not getting entry into the NSG and claimed that the plenary meeting of the elite grouping in Seoul did not discuss the accession of any specific country.
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.
08 Jun 2016
Washington: The Nuclear Power Corporation of India and US firm Westinghouse have agreed to begin engineering and site design work immediately for six nuclear power plant reactors in India and conclude contractual arrangements by June 2017, the White House said today.
28 Jun 2016
Beijing: Days after India blamed "one country" for blocking its entry into NSG, China yesterday said "many countries" had expressed their views on the accession of non-NPT countries into the nuclear trading club as it harped on the need for forging consensus over the issue.
16 Jun 2016
Beijing: India's entry into the NSG will "shake" the strategic balance in South Asia and make it a "legitimate" nuclear power, leaving behind China's all-weather ally Pakistan, Chinese official media said today as it kept up its strident stand against India's inclusion in the grouping.
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.
07 Mar 2015
Chennai: The Centre is committed to supporting the power sector in Tamil Nadu including allocation of a major share of power from the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project, as part of addressing the acute power shortage in the state, Union Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Saturday.
26 Jun 2016
New York: Social media giant Facebook has hired a co-founder of Google's Fibre high-speed internet project to beef up its internet connectivity team.