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May 21, 2017
NSG session likely to be held in Switzerland next month, slim chances of India's entryThe next plenary session of NSG is likely to be held in Swiss capital Bern in June, but chances of any breakthrough on India's entry into the elite group still look slim.
May 10, 2017
South Korea's new president seeks to revive sunshine policy for better ties, but will North oblige?Moon favours engagement and greater dialogue with North Korea.
Apr 27, 2017
Turkish president to visit India on 30 April; India's NSG bid likely to be discussedStrategic issues, including India's NSG membership bid and ways to strengthen cooperation in counter-terrorism and trade, are expected to be discussed during the visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's from 30 April.
Mar 28, 2017
UN nuclear weapons' ban: India not participating in talks, says it's not convincedIndia is not participating in the first UN conference in more than 20 years on a global nuclear weapons ban which opened here amid objections from major nuclear powers.
Mar 08, 2017
India's nuclear record is 'cleaner', but Pakistan also needs NSG membership, claims ChinaDespite India's "cleaner record compared to Pakistan", no discrimination should be made while considering their bids to join the 48-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), a Communist Party of China official said on Tuesday.
Jan 12, 2017
Pakistan pitches for MTCR membership, says doesn't want to join arms race in South AsiaNotably, India was successful in joining MTCR, ahead of Pakistan's all-weather ally China, whose application is pending since 2004.
Dec 28, 2016
New NSG draft bill may ease India's entry into elite groupThe 48-nation NSG is a nuclear technology control organisation formed in 1975 in response to India's first nuclear weapons test,
Dec 24, 2016
Donald Trump is merely echoing Barack Obama's nuclear weapons policyThere is no need to get all hot and bothered about Donald Trump's tweet especially since US President Barack Obama, despite his previous commitment to a nuclear-free world, has gone ahead and pushed for a massive nuclear weapons programme in the US. Trump is merely echoing Obama
Nov 14, 2016
China may support India-Japan nuclear deal if NPT obligations metChina cautiously backed the India-Japan nuclear deal signed during PM Modi's Tokyo visit, saying all countries are entitled for peaceful use of nuclear energy if they meet the international non-proliferation obligations.
Nov 13, 2016
Termination clause in nuclear deal with Japan not binding on India, insists govtThe just-signed historic civil nuclear deal with Japan has a "termination" clause which the government here insists is not binding on India but merely records the "views" of the Japanese side considering its "special sensitivities".