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Oct 13, 2017
India rules out joining NPT as non-nuclear weapon state at UNGA, says committed to voluntary prohibitionIndia has ruled out the possibility of joining the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) as a non-nuclear weapon state
Oct 06, 2017
ICAN awarded Nobel Peace Prize 2017: UN praises anti-nuclear group's win as 'good omen' for disarmamentThe UN praised the Nobel Peace Prize awarded on Friday to nuclear disarmament group ICAN as good news in a world
Oct 06, 2017
ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize 2017: Staunch anti-nuclear campaigners work with 468 NGOs in over 100 countriesThe Geneva-based organisation, ICAN, has for the past decade been sounding the alarm over the massive dangers posed by nuclear weapons and campaigning for a global ban.
Sep 28, 2017
Nuclear disarmament can be achieved through 'universal commitment,' says India in report to UNGAIndia has said the goal of nuclear disarmament can be achieved through a step-by-step process underwritten by a "universal commitment" and an agreed multilateral framework that is global and non-discriminatory
Aug 07, 2017
Pakistan says 'not bound' by UN treaty on nuclear weapons, claims pact doesn't take nation's interests into accountPakistan said that it was not bound by the recently concluded treaty on the prohibition of nuclear weapons as it failed to take into account the interests of all stakeholders.
Aug 05, 2017
Neighbours in Arms: The time India and Pakistan almost came to a nuclear exchangeIn a new book, Neighbours in Arms, Senator Larry Pressler reveals how India and Pakistan nearly came to a nuclear exchange
Jul 07, 2017
UN official says 129 countries will sign treaty banning nukes; nuclear-armed nations plan to boycott effortThe president of the UN conference drafting what could be the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons says 129 countries have agreed on the text
Jun 30, 2017
Pakistan criticises US, says expansion of its nuclear capabilities will hinder disarmamentIn a veiled criticism of the US, Pakistan has said the declared plans by one of the P-5 nations to expand its nuclear capabilities would renew an arms race and seriously retard global disarmament efforts
Oct 29, 2016
India abstains from voting on nuclear weapons ban at UN; reaffirms stand against NPTA UN General Assembly committee has adopted a resolution to launch negotiations next year on a new treaty outlawing nuclear weapons, even as India abstained saying it is not convinced the move can lead to a comprehensive instrument on nuclear disarmament
Oct 26, 2016
New Zealand assures support for India's UNSC, NSG membership appealAcknowledging the importance of India joining the Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG), New Zealand on Wednesday affirmed its constructive contribution towards New Delhi's quest for the membership of the elite club.