US civil nuclear deal is in India's 'best interests': Kakodkar

Noted scientist and former Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) Anil Kakodkar on Thursday hailed the civil nuclear deal with the US as being in the "best interests" of the country, since it would enable India to meet its growing energy demand.

US companies need not unduly worry about nuclear mishap claims: Kumar

Assuring that India's civil nuclear deal with the US is within the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act, Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Science and Technology Ashwani Kumar on Saturday said US firms need not be "unduly" concerned over accident claims.

India-US end six-year-old logjam over civil nuclear deal

India and the US on Sunday broke the 7-year-old logjam in operationalising their landmark civil nuclear agreement with an announcement that "the deal is done" after talks between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Australia confident N-deal talks with India will not 'drag on'

Australia on Monday expressed confidence that negotiations on the civil nuclear deal with India will not "drag on" as political clearance has already been given and only technical issues are required to be resolved.

Pak nuclear experts seek end to nuclear `apartheid`

Pakistani nuclear experts today called for an end to what they termed as nuclear "apartheid" and sought a civil nuclear deal with the US similar to the one it struck with India.

Japanese party backs talks with India on civil nuclear deal

A top leader of Japan`s New Komeito Party, part of the ruling coalition and perceived to be opposed to exporting atomic technology on Monday backed the negotiations for a civil nuclear pact with India and said "a flexible approach" should be adopted to go for the deal.

Flexibility needed for civil nuclear deal: Japan

Japan on Tuesday said flexibility is needed for concluding negotiations on a civil nuclear deal with India as foreign ministers of the two countries agreed to accelerate discussions on the issue.

US, Vietnam ink civil nuclear deal

The United States and Vietnam are moving to boost cooperation in the energy sector by signing a deal on civilian nuclear power that will allow American firms into the market and commits the Vietnamese to not producing ingredients for atomic weapons.

PM refuses to discuss Rice`s contention on N-deal

PM Manmohan Singh was responding when asked Rice`s contention in her book
that Singh was initially not keen on the Civil Nuclear deal.

India signs civil nuclear deal with S Korea

India Monday signed a civil nuclear
cooperation deal with South Korea, allowing a framework for Korean companies to participate in atomic power plant projects in the country.

No discussion with Pak on civil nuclear cooperation: US

US has said that it is not in discussion with Islamabad on the issue of civil nuclear deal.

Pak reiterates proposal for civil nuclear deal with France

Pakistan today reiterated its
proposal for a "serious and substantive engagement in civil
nuclear cooperation under the IAEA safeguards with France".

India, Canada sign civil nuclear deal

Breaking new grounds in their bilateral relationship, India and Canada signed a civil nuclear deal.

PM rules out n-material being used for `unintended purpose`

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on ruled out the possibility of nuclear material or equipment supplied to India under civil nuclear cooperation agreements being used for "any unintended purpose."

PM may ink civil N-deal with Canada today

PM Manmohan Singh is all set to sign a nuclear deal with Canada.

Pak seeks civil nuclear deal with atomic powers

Continuing with his agenda, Pak PM Yusuf Gilani has sought a civil nuclear deal with US and other atomic powers.

India, Kazakhstan to conclude talks for civil nuclear deal

India and Kazakhstan will
soon wrap-up inter-governmental negotiations on civil nuclear
cooperation, a move that came after meeting of Prime Minister
Manmohan Singh and Kazakh President Noorsultan Nazarbayev.

China to back Pak demand for civil nuke deal with US

China has assured Pakistan that it would support the latter during the forthcoming nuclear summit in Washington on all issues, including Islamabad’s long standing demand for a civil-nuclear deal with the US.

No India-type nuclear deal for Pakistan: US

In a blunt message, the US has told Pakistan that any civil nuclear deal, like that with India, is not on platter of its talks with Islamabad.