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World`s first nuclear power plant to turn 60 this week

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 15:12

The first nuclear power plant in the world, which showcased the peaceful uses of atomic energy to the world, especially during the Cold War era, turns 60 this week.

US keen to end Cold War-era Russia trade curbs

Last Updated: Sunday, September 09, 2012, 15:15

The US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton signalled that efforts are on to repeal a Cold War-era legislation that restricts trade ties with Russia.

Moscow reiterates its missile defence posture

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 11:57

Moscow has warned that the implementation of the European missile defence project could become a throwback to the Cold War era.

`Cold War era tools help track climate change today`

Last Updated: Monday, July 16, 2012, 16:34

Tracking the impact of climate change today has been made possible by tools developed by nuclear scientists to detect radioactivity in the wake of testing of atomic bombs during the Cold War era.

US cautious on removing nuclear arms from Europe

Last Updated: Sunday, March 14, 2010, 23:03

The US is taking a go-slow approach on one of the touchiest and least discussed national security issues: whether to remove the last remaining Cold War-era US nuclear weapons in Europe.

Japan confirms Cold War-era `secret` pacts with US

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 19:08

Japan confirmed for the first time on Tuesday the existence of once-secret Cold War-era pacts with the US that tacitly allowed nuclear-armed warships to enter Japanese ports in violation of Tokyo`s postwar principles.

CIA opens files on project to raise sunken Soviet submarine

Last Updated: Saturday, February 13, 2010, 13:48

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) for the first time has revealed details about an ultra-secret Cold War-era project to raise a sunken Soviet submarine from the depths of the Pacific Ocean in 1974.