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International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons Quiz: How much do you know about disarmament movement?
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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.

India's attitude towards Pakistan changed after Islamabad's 1998 nuclear tests: Nawaz Sharif
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India's attitude towards Pakistan changed after Islamabad's 1998 nuclear tests: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday claimed that India's attitude towards Pakistan changed after Islamabad conducted nuclear tests in 1998.

Before the release of John Abraham's Parmanu — all you need to know about Pokhran tests
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Before the release of John Abraham's Parmanu — all you need to know about Pokhran tests

Before Parmanu puts its spin on Pokhran, it might be a good time to revise what actually happened on a hot summer night in Rajasthan in 1998.

Japan urges China for further cooperation to curb North Korea's nuclear programme
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Japan urges China for further cooperation to curb North Korea's nuclear programme

Japan's foreign minister called on China to increase cooperation on curbing North Korea's nuclear weapons programme Sunday during a meeting with his Chinese counterpart in Beijing.

North Korea warns of testing hydrogen bomb over Pacific in response to Donald Trump's threats
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North Korea warns of testing hydrogen bomb over Pacific in response to Donald Trump's threats

North Korea could consider testing a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean in retaliation to Donald Trump's threats to destroy the country

G20 Summit: US, Japan, South Korea push for fresh sanctions against North Korea
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G20 Summit: US, Japan, South Korea push for fresh sanctions against North Korea

The US, Japan and South Korea on Friday sought additional United Nations Security Council sanctions against the North Korean regime at G20 summit

Pakistan nuclear tests in 1998 created balance of power in South Asia, says Nawaz Sharif
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Pakistan nuclear tests in 1998 created balance of power in South Asia, says Nawaz Sharif

Nuclear tests conducted by Pakistan in 1998 created a balance of power in South Asia and gave a strong message to the "enemies" that aggressors would meet an exemplary fate, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Sunday.

Asean expresses 'grave concern' over North Korea nuclear tests, missiles
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Asean expresses 'grave concern' over North Korea nuclear tests, missiles

Southeast Asian nations expressed "grave concern" on Friday over North Korea's nuclear tests and ballistic missile launches despite a plea from Pyongyang not to be subjected to such pressure.

Mike Pence Asia trip: US vice president warns North Korea 'era of strategic patience is over'
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Mike Pence Asia trip: US vice president warns North Korea 'era of strategic patience is over'

In a trip full of Cold War symbolism, US Vice President Mike Pence travelled to the tense zone dividing North and South Korea and warned Pyongyang that after years of testing the US and South Korea with its nuclear ambitions, "the era of strategic patience is over".

UN Security Council hits North Korea with toughest-ever sanctions following nuclear tests
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UN Security Council hits North Korea with toughest-ever sanctions following nuclear tests

The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday unanimously imposed its toughest sanctions on North Korea, placing a cap on the hermit state's key coal exports after its defiant nuclear tests.

UN chief Ban Ki-moon urges Security Council to take action against North Korea's nuclear test
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UN chief Ban Ki-moon urges Security Council to take action against North Korea's nuclear test

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday urged the Security Council to take "appropriate action" in response to North Korea's fifth nuclear test. Ban condemned the underground nuclear test "in the strongest possible terms," branding it "yet another brazen breach of the resolutions of the Security Council."

May conduct more nuclear tests depending on behaviour of US, says North Korea
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May conduct more nuclear tests depending on behaviour of US, says North Korea

North Korea's foreign minister said on Tuesday that its conducting of more nuclear tests depended on the behaviour of the United States, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported

Threat to Japan intensifies after North Korea launches two missiles to high altitude
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Threat to Japan intensifies after North Korea launches two missiles to high altitude

North Korea launched what appeared to be an intermediate-range missile on Wednesday to a high altitude in the direction of Japan before it plunged into the sea, military officials said, a technological advance for the isolated state after several test failures.

Pyongyang celebrates coronation of supreme leader Kim Jong-un
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Pyongyang celebrates coronation of supreme leader Kim Jong-un

North Korea kicked off a massive parade in the centre of Pyongyang on 10 May to celebrate a just-concluded ruling party congress that was seen as a formal coronation for supreme leader Kim Jong-un.

'We are concerned about North Korea's provocative actions': US
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'We are concerned about North Korea's provocative actions': US

Amidst reports that North Korea is preparing for a fifth nuclear test, the US has expressed strong concern over such "provocative actions" and said it will continue to ramp up the pressure on the reclusive nation to compel it fulfil its international obligations.

Silent diplomacy: Three Nobel laureates to make a 'humanitarian' visit to North Korea
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Silent diplomacy: Three Nobel laureates to make a 'humanitarian' visit to North Korea

A trio of Nobel laureates will take part in a "humanitarian" visit to North Korea, even as suspicions grow that Pyongyang is preparing for a fifth nuclear test

North fires missiles, other short-range projectiles: South Korea
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North fires missiles, other short-range projectiles: South Korea

South Korea's Yonhap news agency says North Korea has fired a missile and several other short-range projectiles into the waters off its east coast.

Escalating threats against Washington and Seoul, Kim Jong Un warns of impending nuclear rocket tests
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Escalating threats against Washington and Seoul, Kim Jong Un warns of impending nuclear rocket tests

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has warned of impending tests of a nuclear warhead explosion and ballistic missiles capable of carrying atomic warheads, state media reported on Tuesday, in an escalation of threats against Seoul and Washington.

Weeks after UN's sanctions, North Korea orders for more missile launches and nuclear warhead tests
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Weeks after UN's sanctions, North Korea orders for more missile launches and nuclear warhead tests

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has ordered an imminent nuclear warhead explosion test and multiple ballistic missile launches, just weeks after being slapped with tough, new UN sanctions, state media reported Tuesday.