US slams N Korea offer on nuclear tests as 'implicit threat'

The United States slammed an offer by North Korea to suspend future nuclear tests temporarily if Washington cancels military drills with the South as an "implicit threat."

UN calls for global efforts to ban n-tests

The UN has stressed on the importance of a global ban on nuclear tests, while calling for international efforts to achieve the goal of a safer and more secure world.

Iran launches new rocket site for ballistic missile tests: Report

Iran has constructed a rocket-launching site that could be used for testing ballistic missiles, a report from a military intelligence publication said on Thursday.

North Korea to attack South `without any notice`

South Korea called the North`s ultimatum "regrettable" and vowed a tough response to any military provocation.

Aus govt cancels visit by North Korean diplomats

In the wake of North Korea`s nuclear test, the Australian government has called off the scheduled visit of diplomats from Pyongyang who were due to arrive in Canberra to set up an embassy.

‘North Korea preparing for two nuclear tests’

A South Korean government source has said that analysis of recent satellite images has shown new activity on the southern edge of the Punggye-ri nuclear test site.

India may resume nuclear tests: Chinese daily

The comment piece by Li Hongmei asked China, other countries to be vigilant.

Fallout from nuclear tests at Bikini Atoll reached mainland US

Radioactive fallout from Operation Castle, a series of thermonuclear tests the United States conducted at Bikini Atoll in the South Pacific in 1954, reached the mainland United States and Latin America, Japanese researchers said.

Iran says UN watchdog misinterpreted Tehran tests

Iran`s atomic energy chief claimed
on Thursday that the UN nuclear watchdog misunderstood the nature of
the experiments at a Tehran laboratory mentioned in the
agency`s latest report.

New discovery may make secret nuclear tests history

Covert nuclear tests may soon become a thing of the past, thanks to pure samples of a telltale gas that could help nuke sniffers.

`US persuaded Pak not to conduct nuke tests`

The US had made several attempts to restrict Pakistan from conducting nuclear tests in 1998.

Pokhran II tests not fully successful: DRDO scientist

In a startling revelation, a senior DRDO scientist associated with Pokhran II nuclear tests has claimed that the tests were only partially successful.