Non proliferation treaty
Showing of 0 - 10 from 55 results
Non proliferation treaty - Total results - 55
Jul 07, 2017
UN treaty banning nuclear weapons adopted by 122 countries despite opposition from US, Russia, BritainThe treaty banning nuclear weapons was adopted by a vote of 122 in favor with one country — NATO member The Netherlands voting against — while Singapore abstained.
Jun 16, 2017
China continues to block India's NSG bid, reiterates non-NPT states will not be allowedChina said that there is no change in its stance on admission of non-NPT states into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), marring India's chances entering the elite club.
Jun 05, 2017
China: To keep blocking India's NSG bid,Pakistan also should be let in; issue is 'complicated'China said India's application to enter the Nuclear Suppliers Group has become more "complicated", indicating that it won't budge from its earlier position.
May 30, 2017
Narendra Modi's four-nation tour: Key takeaways from 17th India-Russia Annual Summit in 2016Firstpost takes a look at the key points that were discussed at the 17 India-Russia Annual Summit, and which are likely to be part of Modi's agenda when he arrives in Russia as part of the four-nation tour.
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.