Nuclear site

Scientists get ready for mock on-site nuclear inspection

Some 40 scientists and technicians from around the world will descend on Jordan in November to take part in a simulated on-site inspection of a suspected nuclear test site on the banks of the Dead Sea.

Sep 02, 2014, 11:52 AM IST

Iran says it downed Israeli drone over nuclear site

Iran`s elite Revolutionary Guard said it has brought down an Israeli stealth drone above the Natanz uranium enrichment site in the centre of the country.

Aug 24, 2014, 23:54 PM IST

Iran says nuclear site `saboteurs` were thieves

Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi said today that four people accused of sabotaging one of the country`s sensitive nuclear sites were only thieves, Mehr news agency reported.

Oct 30, 2013, 19:36 PM IST

Iran exile group claims evidence of hidden nuclear site

The Paris-based militant group, the People`s Mujahedin of Iran (MEK), alleges the site has existed since 2006 with the first series of subterranean tunnels and four external depots recently completed.

Jul 11, 2013, 16:00 PM IST

Snow forces shutdown of British N-site

A nuclear site in Britain was shut down Friday as rain and snow swept across the country causing transport chaos, floods and power failure, a media report said.

Mar 22, 2013, 21:44 PM IST

Activity at alleged Iran nuke site: Report

An official said that it appears Iran is trying to cover its tracks by removing any evidence of nuclear research.

Nov 21, 2011, 15:50 PM IST

South Korea simulates North attack on nuclear site

The drill involved hundreds of soldiers, anti-terror police, firefighters.

Apr 13, 2011, 16:54 PM IST

Iran says to strike Israel nuclear site if attacked

Iran would retaliate by striking Israel`s nuclear facility if Israel attacked its nuclear activities, armed forces chief of staff Hassan Firouzabadi said on Friday.

Sep 03, 2010, 21:08 PM IST

Russia says fires abating close to nuclear site

Russia`s worst ever heatwave are showing signs of relenting.

Aug 16, 2010, 15:28 PM IST

N Korea`s 2nd nuke test site pinpointed in new study

Two US-based scientists have pinpointed the site of North Korea`s second nuclear test just two kilometres off the place where the first test was conducted in 2006, according to a new study.

Jan 11, 2010, 14:18 PM IST

N Korea completes launch site for larger missiles: Report

North Korea has completed work on a new west coast site capable of launching improved intercontinental ballistic missiles, according to senior South Korean officials quoted by Yonhap news agency.

Oct 26, 2009, 17:31 PM IST

Ahmadinejad defends disclosure of new nuclear site

Iraninan President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Saturday
defended Tehran`s "honesty" in disclosing the building of a
new nuclear plant, in his first comments on Iran`s atomic work
since high-profile talks in Geneva.

Oct 03, 2009, 14:47 PM IST

Iran built nuclear site shielded from air attack

Iran`s nuclear chief has said the country`s new uranium enrichment site was built for maximum protection from aerial attack: carved into a mountain and near a military compound of the powerful Revolutionary Guard.

Sep 30, 2009, 11:34 AM IST

Iran put nuclear site near base in case of attack

Iran`s nuclear chief said his country built its newly revealed uranium enrichment facility inside a mountain next to a military site to ensure continuity of its nuke activities.

Sep 30, 2009, 00:06 AM IST

No date yet for IAEA visit to Iran`s new nuclear site

No date has yet been fixed for UN inspectors to visit a controversial new site where Iran has admitted to building a second uranium enrichment plant, the International Atomic Energy Agency said on Monday.

Sep 28, 2009, 23:51 PM IST

US to demand opening of Iranian nuclear site: Report

The world powers led by the US will insist in a meeting on Thursday with an Iranian delegation that Tehran immediately open its newly revealed nuclear plant to international inspectors, the Washington Post reported online.

Sep 27, 2009, 10:51 AM IST

Newly revealed Iran nuclear site `perfectly legal`: Ahmadinejad

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Friday brushed off Western criticism over a newly revealed nuclear enrichment plant, saying it was "perfectly legal”.

Sep 26, 2009, 11:18 AM IST

Experts see no construction at N Korea nuclear site

Experts poring over a satellite image of North Korea`s Yongbyon nuclear reactor has said there is no evidence the Stalinist state is trying to rebuild the facility as threatened.

Sep 05, 2009, 10:23 AM IST