India, UK to sign 'package of deliverables' during Modi's visit

India and the UK are set to sign a "package of deliverables" during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit.

French MPs vote to halve energy use, slash nuclear dependence

 French lawmakers adopted a new law on Wednesday that will halve the country`s energy consumption by 2050 and slash its reliance on nuclear energy.

Russia, Saudi Arabia ink nuclear pact
Russia, Saudi Arabia ink nuclear pact

Russia and Saudi Arabia have for the first time signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes.

India committed to peaceful use of nuclear capabilities: Jitendra Singh

Union Minister of State Jitendra Singh said on Saturday that India was committed to the peaceful use of its nuclear capabilities.

India, Russia discuss mutual cooperation in nuclear energy, defence

President Pranab Mukherjee, currently on his four-day official visit to Russia, held bilateral talks with President Vladimir Putin, with the two leaders understood to have discussed mutual cooperation in various sectors, including nuclear energy and defence.

EU gives green light for Hungarian nuclear deal with Russia

Hungary said Monday that the EU`s nuclear body Euratom has signed a fuel supply agreement, clearing the way for Russia to build the extension of the country`s sole nuclear plant.

EU clears massive German wind farms investment

The EU on Thursday approved German government support for a massive investment of nearly 30 billion euros in new offshore wind farms, a key project as the country phases out nuclear energy.

UK concerned over "threatening" Russian nuclear strategy

Britain`s defence minister voiced concern on Friday that Russia may have "lowered the threshold" for using nuclear weapons and said Britain must update its own deterrent in response to Russian modernisation of its nuclear forces.

Why chain India to the past with N-energy? asks Indian-American expert

Noting that the US has not set up a new nuclear installation for decades, an Indian-American academic has accused President Barack Obama of hypocrisy in pushing India on a technology the US won't even touch.

Take atomic energy seriously, manage it safely: Experts

The need to share worldwide research and development on nuclear energy was highlighted by experts at a symposium on atomic energy today on the third day of Indian Science Congress here.

India, South Korea shore up strategic ties

In boost to their strategic ties, India and South Korea on Monday decided to enhance cooperation in sectors like shipbuilding, electronics, defence production, infrastructure and energy besides outlining mutual interest in areas of nuclear energy and cyber security.

Putin a key architect of India-Russia partnership: PM Modi

PM Modi and Russian President Putin held a joint press conference. India, Russia signed 16 agreements in areas including armed forces training, nuclear energy, oil exploration, infrastructure, medical research in Delhi's Hyderabad House.

Will Putin's visit mark a new chapter in India-Russia relations?

As Russian President Vladimir Putin flew in to Delhi on Wednesday night, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed confidence that the visit will take the bilateral relations to "newer heights."

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in India for summit talks with PM Modi

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in India to attend the 15th annual India-Russia Summit.Putin will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also address a joint session of the Parliament.

Putin-Modi Summit in New Delhi tomorrow; nuclear energy, oil in focus

Expansion of ties in a range of crucial sectors like nuclear energy, hydrocarbons and defence will be in focus when Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Narendra Modi deliberate at the annual summit here on Thursday with an aim to further strengthen the already close strategic partnership.

PM Modi pitches for closer cooperation with Canada in N-energy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday pitched for closer engagement between India and Canada in areas of trade and investment, nuclear energy, healthcare, infrastructure development and people-to-people contacts.

With Modi momentum, US seeks enhanced energy collaboration
With Modi momentum, US seeks enhanced energy collaboration

With Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi "providing a new momentum", the US has suggested four areas where India and the US can enhance collaboration in energy and sustainable development.

'Very difficult' to do without nuclear energy: Japanese minister

Japan's newly-appointed Industry Minister Yuko Obuchi has said it would be "very difficult" for Japan to do without nuclear energy, as the country prepares to restart its atomic reactors, media reported Monday.

Japan to push for closure of ageing reactors

Japan will push nuclear operators to draft plans to scrap a quarter of the country`s 48 reactors, which are either too old or too costly to upgrade to meet new standards imposed after the Fukushima disaster, the Nikkei reported on Friday.

1840 MW nuke power generated after Indo-US nuclear deal

The Indo-US nuclear deal has led to generation of 1840 MW nuclear power from imported fuel for the country`s reactors, the government today said.