06 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Adani Power is planning to set up 1,600 MW thermal power plant in Jharkhand with an envisaged investment of around Rs 10,000 crore.
02 Feb 2016
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will travel to the US in March to attend the Nuclear Security Summit, President Barack Obama's flagship initiative.
05 Feb 2016
Dibrugarh: Seeking to create more jobs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for value-addition of natural resources and creation of ancillary units that will help reduce imports as well as generate employment.
02 Feb 2016
Washington: Scientists have developed a computer software that can help detect illicit nuclear weapon tests undertaken by terrorist organisations or other non-state actors across the globe.
28 Jan 2016
Washington: Children born into smaller families in the world's poorest nations may live for three years longer than those born into larger families, a new study has claimed.
16 Dec 2015
Mumbai: Voicing its staunch opposition to the Jaitapur nuclear power plant, the Shiv Sena has sent a detailed report on the project to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, highlighting the 'adverse impact' it would have on the green belt in Maharashtra's Konkan region.
22 Jan 2016
Tokyo: The Japanese Cabinet approved today the lifting of sanctions on Iran, following the recent completion of a landmark deal to try to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons.
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.
27 Oct 2015
Chennai: India's atomic power company Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is likely to restart its first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) only in December this year, said a source.
17 Jan 2016
Vienna: Iran took a huge step to ending its international isolation as sanctions on the Islamic republic were lifted following the entry into force of last July's momentous nuclear deal with major powers. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, whose 2013 election helped launch the Herculean diplomatic effort towards the July 14 Vienna deal, yesterday said it was a "glorious victory" for the "patient nation of Iran."