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Sep 26, 2018
International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons Quiz: How much do you know about disarmament movement?This year's International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons takes on greater significance given the US and South Korea's efforts to get North Korea to denuclearise.
Jul 16, 2018
Helsinki Summit: Ahead of Trump-Putin meet, global media is clear on who will walk away with upper handThe stage is set for a meeting between US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Finnish capital of Helsinki on Monday. The two leaders are expected to discuss a range of issues including Syria, Ukraine and nuclear disarmament.
Jun 19, 2018
Even as Russia and US reduce warheads, 'worrying' new focus on nuclear deterrence, notes SIPRI reportThe world's nuclear powers are reducing their arsenals but they are also modernising, putting a fresh and "worrying" focus on strategic deterrence, a Stockholm-based think tank said Monday
Apr 23, 2018
UN warns of growing nuclear weapons threat, urges major powers to continue negotiations on disarmamentA 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
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 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
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