13 Oct 2015
Tehran: Iran's parliament approved a historic nuclear deal with world powers today, effectively ending debate among lawmakers over the agreement and paving the way for its formal implementation.
10 Oct 2015
Amman: President Pranab Mukherjee and Jordananian King Abdullah II today inaugurated the world's largest sulphuric acid plant, an Indian joint venture built at a cost of USD 860 million.
08 Oct 2015
Washington: Ahead of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's visit here this month, the US is negotiating a pact on new limits on Pakistan's nuclear weapons and delivery systems, a deal that might lead to an agreement similar to the Indo-US civil nuclear deal, according to a media report.
08 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Eleven nuclear scientists had unnatural deaths during 2009-13 in the country, latest data provided by Department of Atomic Energy shows. Eight scientists and engineers working in laboratories and research centres of the Department died in a blast or by hanging or drowning in the sea.
08 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals (MRPL) will conduct feasibility studies for setting up a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal at Mangalore port.
03 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India's board has approved a contract manufacturing agreement for a period of up to 30 years proposed to be signed with an arm of parent Suzuki Motor Corp (SMC) for the upcoming plant in Gujarat.
26 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The scars of atomic bombing of the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki are still afresh in the minds of many. Although, the mere thought of a nuclear war scares most countries, many have been exploiting nuclear power plants for fulfilling their energy needs.
26 Oct 2012
Villagers whose land was acquired for setting up nuclear power project at Gorakhpur in Haryana visited Narora in Uttar Pradesh to see the operation of the functional nuclear plant there.
23 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Drug firm Pfizer today said it has entered into a business transfer agreement to sell its Thane plant as a going concern to Vidhi Research and Development LLP for Rs 178 crore.
19 Sep 2015
Beijing: Forty-one people have been admitted to hospital, including five in serious conditions, following a synthetic ammonia leak at a chemical plant in China's central Henan Province, the latest industrial accident in the country.