India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Friday March 27, 2015
India's atomic regulatory body is not independent and lacks internal emergency arrangements, a draft report by the global nuclear watchdog International Atomic Energy Agency, or IAEA, has said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 26, 2015
Iran's nuclear chief told AFP today that he was "optimistic" about reaching a nuclear deal with world powers despite interference from those opposed to resolving the longrunning crisis over Tehran's atomic activities.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 24, 2015
With the clock ticking down to a third, perhaps final deadline for a deal to rein in Iran's nuclear program, top diplomats are ramping up efforts to pin down details.
World News | Tuesday February 24, 2015
The United States and Iran said on Monday that they had made some progress in the latest round of talks on Tehran's nuclear programme, but warned there was still a long way to go to reach a final deal.
World News | Reuters | Friday February 20, 2015
Iran has refrained from expanding tests of more efficient models of a machine used to refine uranium under a nuclear agreement with six world powers, a UN report shows, allaying concerns it might be violating the accord.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 18, 2015
The United States has welcomed the signing of civil nuclear cooperation agreement between India and Sri Lanka, saying it is consistent with International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) safeguards and other international standards and practices.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 17, 2015
Japan has made "significant progress" in cleaning up the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, a UN review mission said today as it again advised the country to consider discharging treated water into the sea.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Iran has refused five times to let a U.N. atomic agency official, believed to be an American bomb expert, into the country as part of a team investigating its disputed nuclear activities, diplomats said.
World News | Reuters | Saturday November 8, 2014
A US think-tank said Iran may have violated last year's interim nuclear agreement with six world powers by stepping up efforts to develop a machine that could enrich uranium much faster.
World News | Reuters | Friday October 3, 2014
A high-level UN nuclear watchdog team will visit Tehran for talks in coming days, Iran said on Friday, more than a month after it missed a deadline for addressing questions about its suspected atomic bomb research.
World News | Associated Press | Friday September 26, 2014
An Arab-backed resolution singling out Israel for special attention over its alleged nuclear arsenal was defeated Thursday at an annual conference of the U.N. atomic agency.
World News | Reuters | Friday September 26, 2014
Member states of the UN nuclear agency on Thursday rejected an Arab resolution targeting Israel over its assumed atomic arsenal, in a diplomatic victory for the Jewish state and Western countries opposing the initiative.
World News | Reuters | Saturday September 20, 2014
Iran is taking further action to comply with the terms of an extended interim agreement with six world powers over its disputed atomic activities, a UN nuclear watchdog report obtained by Reuters on Friday showed.
World News | Reuters | Friday September 19, 2014
Western states defeated a Russian proposal on Friday to remove Syria's alleged past nuclear activities from the agenda of meetings of the UN atomic agency, diplomats said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday September 5, 2014
US and Iranian officials were meeting for a second day of negotiations in Switzerland Friday as they work towards hammering out a full nuclear deal ahead of a November deadline.
World News | Reuters | Monday August 25, 2014
Iran is "in the process" of completing measures on transparency in its nuclear research that were agreed with the UN atomic agency, a senior Iranian official was quoted as saying, suggesting Tehran had at least partly met a Monday deadline for cooper...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 23, 2014
Iran will not give UN nuclear inspectors access to a military base outside Tehran that they have been seeking to visit since 2005, Defence Minister Hossein Dehgan said on Saturday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 22, 2014
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will visit ally Moscow next week, the Islamic republic's ambassador to Russia wrote on Facebook Friday, media reports said.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday August 17, 2014
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told the visiting head of the UN nuclear watchdog on Sunday that Tehran will not discuss its long-range missile program as part of talks aimed at resolving a decade-long nuclear dispute, official media reported.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
The negotiations between the P51 nations and Iran on the latter's nuclear programme failed to reach an agreement before the deadline of July 20 and agreed to extend the talks till November 24 for brokering an agreement.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday July 10, 2014
The UN's nuclear agency says atomic material has been taken from a university in Iraq in a region controlled by Islamic militants but it does not present a health, safety or proliferation risk.
India News | Reuters | Monday June 23, 2014
The government has said it was ratifying an agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to expand oversight of its civilian nuclear programme, in a move aimed at unblocking a major nuclear partnership with the United States.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
Signalling the continuity of policy, the new government has ratified the Additional Protocol, a commitment given under Indo-US nuclear deal by the previous dispensation to grant greater access to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to monit...
World News | Reuters | Thursday June 5, 2014
Iran faced Western pressure on Wednesday to speed up its promised cooperation with a long-stalled U.N. nuclear watchdog investigation into suspected atomic bomb research by Tehran, something the Islamic state denies.