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New technique calls nuclear blind-man`s-bluff

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 02:22

Scientists in the United States today claimed to have devised a novel technique to test the viability of nuclear warheads, a tool that could be useful for disarmament inspectors.

World`s nuclear arsenal reduction slows down: Stockholm institute

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 05:40

The number of nuclear weapons in the world continue to decline, but at a slower pace than in previous years, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) said Monday.

No reason to think about Pak nukes` safety: US

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 08:42

In the aftermath of the terrorist attack at the Karachi airport the US has said that there is "no reason" to worry about the security of the Pakistan nuclear weapons.

Japan, North Korea start tree-day meet in Stockholm

Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 20:12

North Korea and Japan kicked off three days of talks in Stockholm on Monday, with the fate of Japanese nationals kidnapped decades ago by Pyongyang set to top the agenda.

Iran, world powers fail to make progress in nuclear talks

Last Updated: Saturday, May 17, 2014, 09:37

The fourth and final round of talks between Iran and the six world powers ended without making any progress.

Israel, US must use `all means` to block Iran threat: Minister

Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 23:22

Israel`s defence minister said Thursday that the Jewish state and its US ally should be prepared to use "all means" to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapons capability.

Iran, UN atomic watchdog tight-lipped after talks

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 23:56

Iran and the UN atomic watchdog IAEA were tight-lipped on Monday after talks aimed at clearing up long-standing allegations of past efforts by Tehran to develop nuclear weapons.

Central Asian nations get assurances of no nukes

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 13:12

The world`s five nuclear powers pledged not to use or threaten to use nuclear weapons against five Central Asian nations that have banned nuclear weapons.

South Korea says North may be close to nuclear test

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 09:49

North Korea could well be preparing to carry out its fourth nuclear test, South Korea`s Defence Ministry said today, citing a significant step up in activity at the North`s main test site.

Will stick to "no-first-use" nuclear weapons policy: Rajnath Singh

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 14:23

Rajnath Singh, the president of the BJP, has ruled out any change in the country`s "no-first-use" nuclear weapons policy.

Iran nuclear deal to be drafted in May: US official

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 02:11

A US official says world powers and Iran will start drafting a comprehensive nuclear agreement next month.

Pakistani leaders will control nukes even in crises: Report

Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 18:45

Pakistan will not delegate "advance authority" over nuclear weapons to military unit commanders even in the event of a crisis with India, according to a media report.