Anti-nuclear protests continue to dog Kudankulam
Jul 16, 2013
World | 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.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 16, 2014
India is keen to further deepen and broad-base its strategic partnership with Russia, especially in defence, nuclear energy, trade and investment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told Russian President Vladimir Putin in Brazil and invited him to visit t...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 16, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has favoured broadening of the strategic partnership with Russia in nuclear, defence and energy sectors and invited President Vladimir Putin to visit Kudankulam atomic power project during his trip in December for his ann...
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 12, 2014
Ami Bera, the lone Indian-American member of US House of Representatives, has called for an open dialogue with India on issues like liability concerns to open Indian energy market to US companies.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
With Kudankulam unit 2 likely to become operational during this financial year, the government has allocated Rs 10,446 crore to the Department of Atomic Energy for power generation and research.
World | 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 | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 28, 2014
The government is working with a group of experts and officials of Nuclear Power Corporation of India, Finance Ministry and insurance companies to work out the modalities of providing insurance cover to existing and new nuclear power plants, a senior...
India | 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 | 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...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 16, 2014
Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) has ruled out any deficiency in the construction of a valve in Unit 1 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant where six people were injured due to spillage of hot water during maintenance work last month.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 13, 2014
A number of prominent citizens and activists today rubbished an Intelligence Bureau report which had said funding of several NGOs was "cleverly disguised" as donations for issues like human rights, but instead they were involved in stalling developme...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 9, 2014
India has sought "enhanced security measures" for the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant after the Fukushmia Daichi atomic disaster in Japan, Russia today said.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 7, 2014
Kundankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) today attained its full generation capacity and became the first nuclear plant in the country to generate 1,000 MWe of power, its site Director R S Sundar said.
World | 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.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 5, 2014
With Iran complying the commitment on its controversial nuclear weapons programme, the US President Barack Obama has suspended his action on Iranian oil sanctions for the next six months.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 3, 2014
The head of the U.N. nuclear agency suggested Monday that a probe of suspected atomic arms work by Iran may stretch into next year - which would push Tehran's overall nuclear agreement with world powers long past the July 20 target date.
World | Reuters | Saturday May 31, 2014
The US Department of Energy on Friday said it would be unable to meet a deadline to remove drums of nuclear waste from Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico because of safety concerns tied to the radiological materials.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday May 22, 2014
Talks between Tehran and six world powers on a comprehensive deal over its nuclear programme are "very likely" to reach a successful conclusion by a July 20 deadline, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday.
World | Agence-France Presse | Monday May 12, 2014
The United Nations' atomic watchdog said on Sunday it would hold talks with Iran to discuss its long-stalled probe into Tehran's alleged past efforts to develop nuclear weapons.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 5, 2014
A delegation from the International Atomic Energy Agency has arrived in Iran to visit two nuclear sites ahead of the next round of political talks with world powers next week.