UN atomic watchdog

'Indications' North Korea has reactivated plutonium plant: IAEA

'Indications' North Korea has reactivated plutonium plant: IAEA

North Korea mothballed the Yongbyon reactor in 2007 under an aid-for-disarmament accord, but began renovating it after its third nuclear test in 2013.

Jun 06, 2016, 23:35 PM IST

UN atomic watchdog wants more cooperation from Iran

The UN atomic watchdog chief called Monday on Iran to cooperate more in a probe into alleged nuclear weapons activity, a key part in a hoped-for historic deal with world powers.

Jun 08, 2015, 18:45 PM IST

Iran, UN atomic watchdog to meet in Tehran March 9

The UN atomic agency said Wednesday that a team led by its chief inspector would hold talks in Tehran on March 9, seeking to advance a stalled probe into Iran`s nuclear programme.

Mar 04, 2015, 18:47 PM IST

Iran says never agreed to August 25 nuclear deadine

Iran said on Saturday it never agreed to a deadline to provide answers on its controversial nuclear programme, after the UN atomic watchdog accused Tehran of failing to deliver on time.

Sep 06, 2014, 22:55 PM IST

Iran, UN atomic watchdog tight-lipped after talks

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.

May 12, 2014, 23:56 PM IST

Iran says no access to military site in UN nuclear deal

Iran said the controversial Parchin military site is not included in an agreement it struck on Sunday with the UN atomic watchdog.

Feb 09, 2014, 23:58 PM IST

UN watchdog calls for funds to monitor Iran nuclear freeze

The UN atomic watchdog on Friday said it needed 5.5 million euros to monitor Iran`s partial nuclear freeze, part of a landmark deal with world powers struck in November.

Jan 24, 2014, 21:31 PM IST

Experts to thrash out workings of Iran nuclear deal

Technical experts from Iran, world powers and the UN atomic watchdog were due to start working out on Monday the nuts and bolts of implementing last month`s landmark nuclear deal.

Dec 09, 2013, 18:37 PM IST

`Extremely dangerous` radioactive material stolen in Mexico

Thieves in Mexico have stolen a truck containing potentially "extremely dangerous" radioactive material used in medical treatment, the UN atomic watchdog said on Wednesday.

Dec 04, 2013, 16:39 PM IST

Iran seeking `content` in new nuclear talks

Talks on a protracted row over Iran`s nuclear ambitions resume this week in Geneva, with Tehran announcing a visit by the UN atomic watchdog chief.

Nov 05, 2013, 23:08 PM IST

IAEA chief calls North Korea actions `troubling`

The UN atomic watchdog chief on Monday called North Korea`s drive to restart a nuclear site "troubling" and said his team could not detect whether the regime planned a new nuclear test due to a lack of access.

Apr 09, 2013, 00:02 AM IST

IAEA delegation to visit Iran: Envoy

A high-level IAEA delegation is to
visit Iran from Jan 29-31 to discuss issues it has over
Tehran`s nuclear programme.

Jan 17, 2012, 22:52 PM IST

UN atomic watchdog meets on Syria, Iran

The traditional June session of IAEA`s board of governors has a heavy agenda.

Jun 06, 2011, 10:07 AM IST

IAEA formally appoints Japan`s Amano as new chief

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) today formally appointed Yukiya Amano of Japan as its new director general from December 1, succeeding Mohamed ElBaradei.

Sep 14, 2009, 17:41 PM IST