Anti-nuclear protests continue to dog Kudankulam
Jul 16, 2013
World | Agence France Presse | Saturday April 12, 2014
Twelve countries seeking to abolish nuclear weapons on Saturday denounced North Korea's atomic programme at the close of a meeting in Hiroshima, saying it endangered global stability.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 11, 2014
The commercial operation of the first 1,000 MW unit atomic power plant at Kudankulam again has jumped the target date by a month to May, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL) has said.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Monday April 7, 2014
The Election Commission has given clearance to the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) to sign an agreement with its Russian counterpart for unit 3 and 4 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant project (KKNPP) and a deal is expected to be signed soon.
World | Reuters | Friday March 7, 2014
A senior Iranian official said on Friday that expert-level talks between Iran and six world powers on Tehran's nuclear programme had been "substantive and useful".
Election 2014 | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Friday February 28, 2014
Activist SP Udayakumar, who spearheaded a people's movement against the Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu, joined the Aam Aadmi Party today.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday February 19, 2014
An 84-year-old nun has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison for breaking into a US nuclear weapons complex and defacing a bunker holding bomb-grade uranium, a demonstration that exposed serious security flaws.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 17, 2014
AAP was approached by people of Iddinthakarai - the epicentre of the protest against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project spearheaded by People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE) - who expressed their wish to join the party.
World | Reuters | Sunday February 9, 2014
Iran has agreed to take seven practical, preliminary measures on nuclear cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) by May 15, it said in a joint statement with the U.N. nuclear watchdog on Sunday.
India | Reuters | Sunday January 26, 2014
India and Japan's talks on nuclear cooperation have gained momentum over the past few months and the two hope for an agreement on civilian nuclear energy soon, leaders of the countries said after meeting on Saturday.
World | Reuters | Saturday January 18, 2014
A team of inspectors from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) arrived in Tehran on Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Negotiations for transparency of Tehran's nuclear drive with the UN nuclear watchdog have been postponed until February while Iran and world powers prepare to implement a landmark nuclear deal.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 2, 2014
With the country facing severe power shortage, Pakistan plans to set up seven functional nuclear plants of 1,100 MW each by 2030 in addition to four units of 300 MW, producing a total of 8,900 MW of electricity.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 27, 2013
Iranian nuclear chief said on Friday the country is developing a new generation of centrifuges for uranium enrichment.
Monday December 23, 2013
The announcement came a month after Romanian Energy Minister Constantin Nita said China General Nuclear Power Corporation (CGN) plans to invest in the construction of two new reactors at the Cernavoda plant, in southeastern Romania, alongside Canada'...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 11, 2013
Senior officials of Atomic Energy Department, including the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) Chairman, today visited the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 28, 2013
Activity has been observed at a North Korean nuclear site that is consistent with an effort to restart a reactor, International Atomic Energy Agency chief Yukiya Amano said on Thursday.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Joining issue with Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa who blamed the Centre for energy shortfall faced by Tamil Nadu, Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry E M Sudarsana Natchiappan today asserted that adequate power has been ensured to the st...
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Critics of the deal to cap Iran's nuclear programme say it repeats mistakes made with North Korea, but analysts say there is little to suggest Tehran will follow Pyongyang's path of broken promises to a nuclear bomb.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday launched the construction of the country's biggest atomic power plant and vowed to pursue further projects to make nuclear the largest energy source.
World | Reuters | Monday November 25, 2013
U.N. nuclear experts arrived in Japan on Monday to assess the decommissioning of the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant.