The prospect of a civil nuclear deal with Pakistan being talked about in the public domain is quite unlikely, the White House said on Thursday but acknowledged that the US is in talks with Islamabad on issues related to nuclear safety and security.Oct 16, 2015, 00:57 AM IST
Russia on Friday added a branch of a Norwegian-based environmental NGO to its list of "foreign agents" under a controversial law that critics say is designed to curb civil society.Mar 21, 2015, 01:18 AM IST
The fight over restarting Japan`s nuclear industry is moving to the courts, where power companies face the risk of further delays in firing up idled reactors if judges side with local residents worried about nuclear safety.Mar 05, 2015, 11:12 AM IST
Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu, is equipped with state-of-the-art safety mechanisms with unique features that make them foolproof, its Russian developer says.Jan 06, 2014, 15:38 PM IST
China today said all its 15 operational nuclear power reactors are safe and enhanced efforts are being made to ensure their safety.Jun 04, 2013, 19:01 PM IST
South Korea has idled two nuclear power plants after finding that test results for crucial control cables were falsified in a new blow to an industry mired in a graft scandal and safety lapses.May 28, 2013, 17:15 PM IST
Japan pledged better safety practices in its troubled nuclear industry today after an accident at a government research facility that exposed 33 people to minor excess radiation and wasn`t immediately disclosed.May 28, 2013, 13:36 PM IST
Safety of nuclear technology comes through a troika of design, operation and regulation, Principal Scientific Advisor to Government of India R Chidambaram said.Apr 19, 2013, 21:50 PM IST
The head of the Gulf states` main political bloc is urging Iran to join an international accord on nuclear safety following an earthquake near the country`s lone energy-producing reactor.Apr 14, 2013, 18:50 PM IST
Pakistan has joined a group of countries that are certified to produce `Class-I nuclear safety equipment`.Oct 03, 2012, 12:30 PM IST
India is committed to nuclear safety and will implement the International Atomic Energy Agency`s (IAEA) "Action Plan on Nuclear Safety", a top nuclear expert has said.Sep 20, 2012, 13:18 PM IST
The controversial Civil Liability
on Nuclear Damage Act came under judicial scrutiny with the SC giving its nod to examine the legality of the law.
The apex court notice to the Centre followed on a petition by non-governmental organisation, Common Cause.Mar 16, 2012, 13:03 PM IST
Government on Monday said there
will be no compromise on nuclear safety or livelihood of any section of society in India`s pursuit of atomic power.
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The NGO Common Cause placed before SC the letters and representations made by some bureaucrats, defence officials and scientists on the issue.Dec 04, 2011, 12:07 PM IST
India on Wednesday said it attaches
"the highest priority" to the safety of its nuclear plants.
The NSRC has proposed setting up an emergency facility at
each of the nuclear reactor sites as one of the measures.
Japan`s government has decided to set
up a new nuclear regulatory agency under the Environment Ministry instead of the trade ministry to increase its
independence after the country`s atomic disaster.