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Jul 31, 2018
Japan pledges to reduce plutonium stockpile: Nuclear policy panel reveals no specifics of timeline or targetsJapan's nuclear policy-setting panel approved revised guidelines to reduce plutonium stockpile but without giving a specific timeline or targets.
Jul 13, 2018
Fukushima nuclear disaster: Four firms made foreign trainees take part in cleanup, say reportsThe reports are likely to revive criticism of Japan's foreign trainee programme, which has been accused of placing workers in substandard conditions and jobs that provide few opportunities for learning.
Nov 15, 2017
India pushing for Jaitapur nuclear plant despite cost escalation, protests from localsIgnoring both local protests as well as the fact that French nuclear giant Areva SA is facing a financial crisis, the Indian nuclear establishment continues to push for the Jaitapur Nuclear Power Project (JNPP) planned in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra.
Jun 13, 2017
Six years after Fukushima disaster, Japan to restart two nuclear reactors amid environmental concernsA Japanese court on Tuesday gave the green light to switch on two more nuclear reactors despite heavy public opposition, in the latest victory for the government's pro-atomic push.
Oct 21, 2016
Jio MAMI 2016 Day 1 schedule: Daniel Radcliffe's film; interaction with Jia ZhangkeHere's our guide to navigating your day through Day 1 of Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2016.
Aug 01, 2016
Kudankulam is safest nuclear plant in the world, says Russian officialAfter numerous protests and fears in a post-Fukushima world, the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) attained criticality last month
Jul 19, 2016
As Kudankulam nuclear reactor turns operational, it's time for PMO to cede control of sectorWith the Kudankulam reactor operational at last, critics have spoken out against the problems with India's nuclear programmes. Here's why those concerns are not entirely accurate.
Oct 20, 2015
First Fukushima worker diagnosed with radiation-linked cancer: JapanA former Fukushima nuclear plant worker has been diagnosed with radiation-related cancer, Japanese authorities said Tuesday, in the first such confirmation more than four years after the worst atomic accident in a generation.
Feb 06, 2015
Japan aims to restart nuclear reactor in June, say sourcesJapan's government is aiming to restart a nuclear reactor by around June following a lengthy and politically-sensitive approval process in the wake of the Fukushima disaster, sources familiar with the plans said.
Feb 09, 2014
Reopening of Fukushima nuclear plant stalled by paperworkThe delays are biting the utilities which are having to spend billions of dollars to import fossil fuels to keep power on, pushing Japan into a record trade deficit and risking undermining Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's polices to end years of stagnant growth.