17 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi ruled out the first use of nuclear weapons, seeking to calm concerns after his Hindu nationalist party vowed to revise arms strategy if elected.
14 Apr 2014
Tehran: Iran's nuclear chief has raised concerns for the fate of the country's only running atomic power plant amid talks with the West about a final deal to curb Tehran's controversial nuclear program, a newspaper reported on Monday.
07 Apr 2014
Melbourne: According to a study, a molecule found in tobacco plant's natural defence mechanisms could be useful in killing cancer cells in humans.
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.
20 Feb 2014
Tokyo: The operator of Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant said on Thursday that 100 tonnes of highly contaminated water had leaked out of a tank, the worst incident since last August, when a series of radioactive water leaks sparked international alarm.
31 Mar 2014
In our previous article we described the duckweed family of plants as a potential new crop for India. We mentioned that out of the 37 worldwide known species of this plant family four are very common in India: Spirodela polyrhiza, Landoltia punctata, Lemna aequinoctialis and Wolffia globosa. We also described that duckweeds are the fastest growing flowering plants and that the yearly yield is higher than any other crop plant. We should add that cultivation of most crop plants was optimized over several thousands of years by breeding and testing the best growth conditions.
08 Apr 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan’s talks with India on the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status have been postponed till the completion of the general elections in India and installation of a new government in New Delhi, said reports on Tuesday.
17 Feb 2014
Los Angeles (US): US investigators have been taking samples at a New Mexico underground nuclear waste site where airborne radiation was detected, though authorities stressed they had found no contamination.
01 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Reliance Power on Tuesday said its 600 MW coal-based power plant at Butibori in Maharashtra is fully operational.
31 Mar 2014
Tokyo: Japanese automaker Mitsubishi Motors Corp said on Monday it is buying Ford's shuttered plant in the Philippines to grow in market where car ownership is on the rise.