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US-Iran military dispute easy to initiate, but difficult to control; conflict will push West Asia into chaos, create global energy crisis
World

US-Iran military dispute easy to initiate, but difficult to control; conflict will push West Asia into chaos, create global energy crisis

The only thing predictable in a possible US-Iran military confrontation is the effect it would have on the rest of the world as the conflict could send national economies into a tizzy

Britain reiterates support for India's bid to join NSG even as China remains opposed: A look at where P5 countries stand
India

Britain reiterates support for India's bid to join NSG even as China remains opposed: A look at where P5 countries stand

India has been seeking entry into the 48-member elite nuclear club, which controls nuclear trade, but China has repeatedly stonewalled its bid.

India meets criteria for inclusion in Nuclear Supplier Group, says US; claims continued support in spite of China's veto
World

India meets criteria for inclusion in Nuclear Supplier Group, says US; claims continued support in spite of China's veto

India has not been able to secure membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group because of China's veto, a senior Trump administration official said on Thursday.

Donald Trump-Kim Jong-un meet: North Korea agrees to denuclearisation but has history of breaking promises
World

Donald Trump-Kim Jong-un meet: North Korea agrees to denuclearisation but has history of breaking promises

There has been a litany of promises made and broken by North Korea over the decades going all the way back to 1985. Here's a brief look at these

UN warns of growing nuclear weapons threat, urges major powers to continue negotiations on disarmament
World

UN warns of growing nuclear weapons threat, urges major powers to continue negotiations on disarmament

A top UN official denounced growing rhetoric claiming that nuclear arms are necessary and warned that the risk of such weapons being used was on the rise

India's admission into Wassenaar Arrangement may be ticket to NSG, key to decreasing world's nuclear stockpile
World

India's admission into Wassenaar Arrangement may be ticket to NSG, key to decreasing world's nuclear stockpile

India’s entry into the Wassenaar Arrangement as its 42nd member last week on the heels of its joining the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) in June 2016, is doubtlessly a feather in the cap of Indian diplomacy and a recognition of our growing international clout.

Wassenaar Arrangement admits India as member: A diplomatic win, but getting NSG membership remains the real battle
India

Wassenaar Arrangement admits India as member: A diplomatic win, but getting NSG membership remains the real battle

Wassenaar Arrangement admitting India as a member is a win, but the road to NSG membership is a long one; New Delhi should dig in deep and not give up.

North Korea launches ICBM: Pyongyang's nuclear push is testing US Treaty system in Far East Asia
World

North Korea launches ICBM: Pyongyang's nuclear push is testing US Treaty system in Far East Asia

Pyongyang's push to attain ICBM shows that old "cornerstones" of security are threatening to fall apart, and the fault is not entirely that of North Korea.

India, Japan civil nuclear cooperation deal comes into force after six years of negotiation
India

India, Japan civil nuclear cooperation deal comes into force after six years of negotiation

A landmark civil nuclear cooperation deal between India and Japan that provides for collaboration between their industries in the field came into force on Thursday, eight months after it was sealed

Issue of entry of India, other non-NPT states into NSG discussed in body's plenary session
India

Issue of entry of India, other non-NPT states into NSG discussed in body's plenary session

NSG said that it discussed the technical, legal and political aspects of India and other non-NPT states' application and decided to hold another meeting.

Nuclear Suppliers Group's annual session underway, China continues to block India's entry
India

Nuclear Suppliers Group's annual session underway, China continues to block India's entry

China on Friday said it will oppose India's entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) whose plenary session is underway in Bern as it hasn't signed the NPT.

Narendra Modi in Astana: SCO membership raises questions on India's foreign policy, group's efficacy
World

Narendra Modi in Astana: SCO membership raises questions on India's foreign policy, group's efficacy

If the Shanghai Co-operation Organisation (SCO) works towards the common prosperity and stability of the member countries, it will emerge as the biggest contributor towards global peace, co-operation and prosperity, but the big question is: will it? But the big question is: will it?

China: To keep blocking India's NSG bid,Pakistan also should be let in; issue is 'complicated'
World

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.

India's NSG membership bid turns tricky again: China refuses to support entry, cites 'new circumstances'
India

India's NSG membership bid turns tricky again: China refuses to support entry, cites 'new circumstances'

China ruled out backing India's entry in the NSG, saying there should be non discriminatory solution applicable to all non-NPT signatory countries

NSG: India's membership not 'explicitly' opposed by any member, says govt after China's snub
India

NSG: India's membership not 'explicitly' opposed by any member, says govt after China's snub

No member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) has “explicitly” opposed India’s membership to the grouping while certain procedural and process-related issues have been raised by a few members, the government said on Thursday.

US confident of overcoming Chinese hurdles on India's NSG bid
India

US confident of overcoming Chinese hurdles on India's NSG bid

Outgoing US envoy Richard Verma exuded confidence that the Donald Trump government would be able to overcome the Chinese hurdle on India's NSG bid.

Pakistan rejects new formula for NSG membership, calls it 'discriminatory'
World

Pakistan rejects new formula for NSG membership, calls it 'discriminatory'

Pakistan's Foreign Office has rejected a new formula for evaluation of the candidature of non-NPT states for the Nuclear Suppliers Groups (NSG) membership.

New NSG draft bill may ease India's entry into elite group
India

New NSG draft bill may ease India's entry into elite group

The 48-nation NSG is a nuclear technology control organisation formed in 1975 in response to India's first nuclear weapons test,

China maintains tough stand on India's NSG bid, calls for 'non-discriminatory' solution
India

China maintains tough stand on India's NSG bid, calls for 'non-discriminatory' solution

China, which has been blocking India's NSG bid, on Tuesday maintained its tough stand on the issue and called for a two-step "non-discriminatory" solution.