High Court asks DAE to provide health guidelines for scientists

High Court asks DAE to provide health guidelines for scientists

A division bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chellur and Justice G S Kulkarni was hearing a public interest litigation filed by RTI activist Chetan Kothari seeking formation of a special investigating team (SIT) to probe the deaths of several nuclear scientists.

Mar 03, 2017, 20:51 PM IST

Indo-US nuke deal: India may throw in sovereign guarantee

Seeking to remove the hurdles in operationalising the Indo-US nuclear deal ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit beginning Sunday, the Indian government may throw-in sovereign guarantee to address the concerns of foreign suppliers over the nuclear liability law.

Jan 23, 2015, 19:47 PM IST

Energy security based on clean, reliable sources is essential for India`s future: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday visited the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai and urged the atomic energy establishment to present the human face of India`s capabilities in nuclear science to the world. He also praised the success achieved despite years of international technology denial.

Jul 21, 2014, 23:07 PM IST

Kalpakkam nuke plant is safe: DAE official

A senior Department of Atomic
Energy official said the Kalpakkam
Atomic Power reactors were "safe" and there
was no need for any "unfounded fear".

Oct 08, 2011, 18:16 PM IST

22 suicides in atomic energy dept in five years

As many as 22 employees of the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) committed suicide in the last five years, a minister said Thursday, adding that only one case was due to work related pressure.

Dec 03, 2010, 00:35 AM IST

`Indian N-reactors prepared for all threats`

The Department of Atomic Energy is
"technologically" and "physically" prepared for any internal
or external threat perception, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
Director R K Sinha said on Thursday.

Dec 02, 2010, 19:36 PM IST

DAE circulates guidelines for facilitating atomic trade

As India steps up global civil
nuclear cooperation, the Department of Atomic Energy has
circulated draft guidelines under which international nuclear
trade can be carried out by persons and entities.

Feb 11, 2010, 00:31 AM IST

No external hand in fire at BARC: DAE

The Department of Atomic
Energy on Sunday ruled out the possibility of an external hand in
the recent fire at a lab in the premier Bhabha Atomic Research
Laboratory that killed two young scientists.

Jan 03, 2010, 19:35 PM IST