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Government approves 10 heavy water reactors to boost India's nuclear power programme
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Government approves 10 heavy water reactors to boost India's nuclear power programme

The cabinet has given the go-ahead for 10 heavy water reactors of 700 MW each to be constructed for boosting India's nuclear power programme.

Donald Trump says US ready to act alone on North Korea if China does not take tougher stand
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Donald Trump says US ready to act alone on North Korea if China does not take tougher stand

President Donald Trump says that the United States is prepared to act alone if China does not take a tougher stand against North Korea's nuclear program.

Toshiba faces huge losses, writes off nuclear business for $6.3 billion
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Toshiba faces huge losses, writes off nuclear business for $6.3 billion

This doesn't come as a surprise as just last month Toshiba had announced its plans to sell stakes in its memory chip and SSD businesses to cover the nuclear write-offs.

Toshiba shares fell as watchdog suspects misreporting of profits by $339.59 million
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Toshiba shares fell as watchdog suspects misreporting of profits by $339.59 million

Toshiba Corp shares fell more than five percent in early trade on Wednesday after media reported the security watchdog suspects the Japanese conglomerate of misreporting profits by 40 billion yen ($339.59 million) over three years.

India successfully test fires indigenously developed nuclear capable Agni-V ballistic missile
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India successfully test fires indigenously developed nuclear capable Agni-V ballistic missile

India on Monday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed intercontinental surface-to-surface nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-V from the Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast.

Nuclear power is set to expand in Asian countries: M.R Srinivasan
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Nuclear power is set to expand in Asian countries: M.R Srinivasan

Days after Vietnam stalled its plans to build nuclear power plants citing safety concerns, a nuclear expert in India says overall nuclear power is likely to expand in Asian countries.

Iran has expressed wish to work with India on nuclear safety, accident prevention and management
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Iran has expressed wish to work with India on nuclear safety, accident prevention and management

Iran, once an international outcast due to its controversial nuclear programme, has expressed hope it can work in tandem with India to enhance nuclear safety and knowledge management in the region to prevent "accidents".

John Kerry, Mohammad Javad Zarif win diplomatic prize for Iran nuclear deal
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John Kerry, Mohammad Javad Zarif win diplomatic prize for Iran nuclear deal

US Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif have won an international diplomatic prize for their part in a historic agreement on Iran's nuclear program, organizers announced Monday.

Computer viruses infect Gundremmingen nuclear power plant in Germany
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Computer viruses infect Gundremmingen nuclear power plant in Germany

A nuclear power plant in Germany has been found to be infected with computer viruses, but they appear not to have posed a threat to the facility's operations because it is isolated from the Internet, the station's operator said on Tuesday.

Kashmir dispute: India, Pakistan must seek resolution to prevent nuclear doom scenario
India

Kashmir dispute: India, Pakistan must seek resolution to prevent nuclear doom scenario

Kashmir is a dispute that needs to be resolved by peaceful means. Both Kashmiris and Pakistanis are part of the conflict and a triad that includes them and the Indians is the only way to achieve peace, writes Mohammed Rafiq Sethi, an American Physician of Pakistani decent

Mixed feelings in Marshalls over epic nuclear case; island nation takes on India, Pak, Britain
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Mixed feelings in Marshalls over epic nuclear case; island nation takes on India, Pak, Britain

As the Marshall Islands awaits an international court ruling Wednesday on whether its lawsuit against three nuclear powers can proceed, many in the western Pacific nation question the merit of the David-versus-Goliath legal battle.

US needs to rethink its foreign policy to reduce risk of jihadists accessing Pak’s nuclear stockpile
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US needs to rethink its foreign policy to reduce risk of jihadists accessing Pak’s nuclear stockpile

Hillary Clinton is worried about jihadists accessing Pakistan’s nuclear stockpile and converting some of the enriched uranium into a n-suicide bomber.

Hillary Clinton fears emergence of nuclear suicide bombers from Pakistan
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Hillary Clinton fears emergence of nuclear suicide bombers from Pakistan

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has expressed concern over the possibility of Pakistan's nuclear weapons falling into the hands of jihadists, which she said was "a threatening scenario", according to a media report

Mitsubishi, Toshiba and Hitachi in talks for merger of nuclear units
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Mitsubishi, Toshiba and Hitachi in talks for merger of nuclear units

Three Japanese conglomerates are in talks to combine their loss-making domestic nuclear fuel operations, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said, as the outlook for restarts of reactors following the Fukushima nuclear crisis remains bleak.

Global cost of India-Pakistan nuclear war: 21 million dead, ozone layer destroyed and more
India

Global cost of India-Pakistan nuclear war: 21 million dead, ozone layer destroyed and more

If India and Pakistan fought a war detonating 100 nuclear warheads (around half of their combined arsenal), each equivalent to a 15-kiloton Hiroshima bomb, more than 21 million people will be directly killed, about half the world’s protective ozone layer would be destroyed, and a “nuclear winter” would cripple the monsoons and agriculture worldwide.

Government scouting possible sites for Nuclear plants in Punjab, Haryana and Uttarakhand
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Government scouting possible sites for Nuclear plants in Punjab, Haryana and Uttarakhand

The central government is looking at possible sites in the northern states of Uttarakhand, Punjab and Haryana for setting up new atomic power plants, a minister said on Tuesday.

Uri attack: Both India and Pakistan have nuclear bombs, why is only India anxious?
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Uri attack: Both India and Pakistan have nuclear bombs, why is only India anxious?

Hostility was on display again on 18 September, when eighteen Indian soldiers were killed and dozens wounded in an attack on the Indian Army camp at Uri, planned, sponsored and executed by Pakistan. Each time, we have prior intelligence input. Each time, we wait. Each time, we do not engineer a response.

Uri terror attack: India must call Pakistan's nuclear bluff, weigh politico-military options
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Uri terror attack: India must call Pakistan's nuclear bluff, weigh politico-military options

India has a wide range of options to retaliate against Pakistan and it need not be caught in the false duality of "restraint" or "war".

China's approach on India's NSG membership nothing new: Sources
India

China's approach on India's NSG membership nothing new: Sources

China's latest statement about a two-step approach in connection with India's membership in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) is nothing new, according to a source.

US will not allow North Korea to have deliverable nuclear weapon: Clinton
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US will not allow North Korea to have deliverable nuclear weapon: Clinton

The US will not allow North Korea to have deliverable nuclear weapons, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said on Sunday.