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Bombay HC directs BARC to expeditiously look into harassment plaint of woman employee, deliver decision in three months
India

Bombay HC directs BARC to expeditiously look into harassment plaint of woman employee, deliver decision in three months

Bombay High Court has asked the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre to expeditiously look into complaint of sexual harassment made by a woman employee and place it before its internal complaints committee.

Jitendra Singh, Minister of State (Independent Charge) 2019: BJP's man in J&K retains all berths from previous term, including Development of North East Region
Politics

Jitendra Singh, Minister of State (Independent Charge) 2019: BJP's man in J&K retains all berths from previous term, including Development of North East Region

Jitendra Singh took charge on Friday as the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, Minister of State for Prime Minister's Office, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Department of Atomic Energy, and Department of Space, on Friday

India in talks with countries like Uzbekistan to procure nuclear fuel to create uranium reserve​
India

India in talks with countries like Uzbekistan to procure nuclear fuel to create uranium reserve​

India is engaging with various countries, including Uzbekistan, to procure nuclear fuel as part of its plan to create a strategic uranium reserve to ensure long-term security.

India and Canada discuss various aspects of uranium and nuclear energy collaboration
News & Analysis

India and Canada discuss various aspects of uranium and nuclear energy collaboration

Brian Parrott from the Canadian High Commission and Cameco President James A. Dovchuk — met Minister of State for Atomic Energy and Space Jitendra Singh.

CSIR plans to ramp up supply of radiation shielding window glass for India's nuclear reactors
News & Analysis

CSIR plans to ramp up supply of radiation shielding window glass for India's nuclear reactors

CSIR-CGCRI's Director K. Muraleedharan said the lab has developed two products for the nuclear energy sector in India.

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant construction begins, expected to finish in 73 months
India

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant construction begins, expected to finish in 73 months

The NPCIL on Thursday put the 'first pour of concrete' for unit three of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP), marking the commencement of construction work with a deadline.

Modi-Trump meet: India-US civil nuclear deal may figure in talks, but NPCIL reactor pact unlikely
India

Modi-Trump meet: India-US civil nuclear deal may figure in talks, but NPCIL reactor pact unlikely

The India-US civil nuclear deal is expected to figure during talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump on Monday, but a pact between the NPCIL and Westinghouse to build six power reactors in Andhra Pradesh is unlikely to be signed.

Narendra Modi's US visit: India's nuclear plant agreement with Westinghouse unlikely before trip
India

Narendra Modi's US visit: India's nuclear plant agreement with Westinghouse unlikely before trip

An agreement between the NPCIL and Westinghouse to build six atomic reactors in Andhra Pradesh will unlikely be signed during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the United States next week.

Cabinet gives nod to setting up of 10 new nuclear reactors for power generation
India

Cabinet gives nod to setting up of 10 new nuclear reactors for power generation

Seeking to give a fresh impetus to India's domestic nuclear power production, the Union cabinet cleared a proposal to indigenously build 10 atomic reactors, the largest ever approval granted for such facilities in one go.

India to host international nuclear security meet next week
India

India to host international nuclear security meet next week

New Delhi: Noting that possible use of weapons of mass destruction and related material by terrorists is no longer a theoretical concern, India will host a key meet on nuclear security here next week which will be attended by delegated from over 100 countries.

First batch of nuclear fuel pellets from Russia to arrive in India in July-end
World

First batch of nuclear fuel pellets from Russia to arrive in India in July-end

The first batch of nuclear fuel pellets — over 60 tonnes — to be supplied to India by Russia is expected to be delivered by the end of July, the Russian suppliers have said.

NSG membership push by India
India

NSG membership push by India "unnecessary, ill-advised and unwarranted": Srinivasan

Noted scientist and Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) member M R Srinivasan said on Saturday that the Centre's push to gain Nuclear Suppliers Group membership was "unnecessary, unwarranted and ill-advised", a day after India failed in its bid to clinch membership of the 48-member club.

The problems with India's atomic energy expansion: A critique by a nuclear energy evangelist
India

The problems with India's atomic energy expansion: A critique by a nuclear energy evangelist

With India hoping to follow China in its rapid and mammoth nuclear power expansion, it merits consideration whether such an expensive yet foundational project is feasible

11 nuclear scientists died under mysterious circumstances during 2009-13 in India, reveals data
India

11 nuclear scientists died under mysterious circumstances during 2009-13 in India, reveals data

11 nuclear scientists had unnatural deaths during 2009-13 in the country, latest data provided by Department of Atomic Energy shows.

Diplomacy win: Sri Lanka’s nuclear deal with India is a pointed message to China
World

Diplomacy win: Sri Lanka’s nuclear deal with India is a pointed message to China

The most important thing is that Sri Lanka does not boast of a vibrant nuclear energy programme and has plans for just six thousand megawatt of nuclear power by 2031.

Sushma Swaraj to visit S-Korea next month for meet
India

Sushma Swaraj to visit S-Korea next month for meet

Significantly, a Korean delegation visited Mumbai last week to discuss possible cooperation in different areas of nuclear energy with the Department of Atomic Energy.

Is PM cementing his nuclear legacy by bypassing India's liability law?
Politics

Is PM cementing his nuclear legacy by bypassing India's liability law?

Is the government making a last attempt at making the Prime Minister's visit to the US count by clearing the decks for the civil nuclear deal between the two nations to be implemented?

Approach Parliament for RTI exemption: Law Min tells DAE
India

Approach Parliament for RTI exemption: Law Min tells DAE

DAE had approached the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) seeking exemption from the transparency law as "disclosure under RTI would harm competitive position of third parties" working for various organisations.

SC seeks Centre response on liability aspect of Kudankulam
India

SC seeks Centre response on liability aspect of Kudankulam

The SC sought a response of the Centre for allegedly exempting the Russian company involved in setting up of the plant from paying damages in case of an accident.