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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.
Sep 09, 2016
East Asia Summit nations call for nuclear disarmament, security to combat terrorismThe countries emphasised the importance of advancing nuclear disarmament, non-proliferation and peaceful uses of nuclear energy as 'mutually reinforcing pillars'.
Aug 20, 2016
United Nations committee seeks push toward nuclear disarmamentA majority of countries on a UN-mandated panel on Saturday called on the UN General Assembly to consider launching multilateral negotiations on nuclear disarmament, voting in a process that has been boycotted by the world's nuclear-armed powers.
Apr 11, 2016
After condemning North Korea's tests, G-7 foreign ministers push nuclear disarmament in HiroshimaForeign ministers from the G-7 Monday for a renewed push for nuclear disarmament at the end of a two-day meeting in the atomic-bombed city of Hiroshima in western Japan
Mar 10, 2016
Nuclear programme matter of national security: Pakistan asks ICJ to drop disarmament casePakistan has submitted a written response to the International Court of Justice, seeking the dismissal of the case.
Jan 27, 2016
Still in limbo: Jaitapur will see massive anti-nuclear protests despite Indo-French push on reactor projectOn Monday, Modi and Hollande decided to fast-track the languishing Jaitapur nuclear project. But even if all technical problems of cooperation are solved, it will be a slow tedious project to get the six nuclear plants going with a people's movement against the construction.
Dec 12, 2013
US Congress to hold off on Iran sanctions for nowPossible US House action this week against Iran could fall short of new penalties that might derail a short-term nuclear agreement and Senate steps seem further off, legislatives aides said Wednesday, as the Obama administration appealed for patience.
Nov 28, 2013
Iran hard-liners criticise Geneva deal, call it 'poison chalice'Hard-line Iranian lawmakers criticised a nuclear deal reached in Geneva last week, with one calling it a "poisoned chalice," but a majority of deputies who spoke today in a parliamentary hearing on the accord backed an initiative that appears to enjoy both wide public support and the endorsement of top clerics.
Nov 26, 2013
A battered Israel resumes campaign against IranPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who believes Iran is determined to produce a nuclear bomb, harshly condemned Sunday's agreement between Iran and six world powers as a "historic mistake" and said Israel was not bound by the deal.